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Film chronicles early days of IPO giant Alibaba

Vimeo plays host to a documentary about the Chinese e-commerce company, featuring a look at CEO "Crazy Jack" Ma.

By May 28, 2014

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SF Chronicle said to demolish paywall after four months

The newspaper introduced a new subscription-only Web site in March that charged for access to "premium" stories and columns. But its content is reportedly free now.

By August 13, 2013

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Weekend fun: Lego Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles is free for iOS

The Force is...solid in this new and original Lego Star Wars minigame, which offers kid-friendly gameplay and parent-friendly pricing.

By May 10, 2013

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Book chronicles cat's secret life

Where do cats go when they roam? Author Caroline Paul and illustrator Wendy MacNaughton used GPS and video cameras to get answers.

By April 16, 2013

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Is Michael Bay making you fat? Research links action flicks and junk food

If you just powered through a jumbo bag of popcorn without thinking twice about it, you may have been watching a mindless action movie.

By September 4, 2014

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SF Chronicle erects paywall for 'premium' content

The move to offer readers "unrivaled content" separate from the free SFGate.com appears to be an attempt to woo readers back to good old-fashioned print.

By March 24, 2013

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Vexed in the city: Welcoming new techies with a middle finger salute

The new era of dot-com fortunes spurs plenty of angst aimed at San Francisco's most privileged, but it hasn't stopped tech workers from moving in.

By August 23, 2014

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Vexed in the city: The 'sharing' economy's hidden toll on San Francisco

Under the guise of "sharing," companies like Airbnb and Uber are cashing in. While they're providing services beloved by many, their impact is also causing reverberations on the ground

By August 20, 2014

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Airbnb guest stays more than 30 days, gets tenant's rights

If you're renting your home on Airbnb, it's worth checking the law. One California woman is finding out the hard way. Her tenant won't leave and does have some rights.

By July 22, 2014

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Chronicle's Simon Hansen on cheap effects and the importance of DIY movie making

CNET Australia spoke to Simon Hansen, Visual Effects Supervisor on Chronicle, about clever effects tricks, working within your limits, and the importance of the DIY backyard-effects scene to the health of the big-budget movie industry.

By June 21, 2012