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Social network for rich people costs $9,000 to join

If Facebook is just too plebeian for your tastes, then whip out your credit card and head over to Netropolitan, a social network for the wealthy.

By September 17, 2014


With no 'amazing' devices due at WWDC, Apple's Tim Cook feels the heat

Apple keeps saying it's got a strong product pipeline for 2014. Skeptics worry the innovators behind the iPhone, iPad have lost their mojo.

By May 31, 2014


Apple changes bylaws, facing criticism over diversity

The company says it is "actively seeking" qualified women and minorities to add to its board.

By January 6, 2014


FCC reviewing SF subway cell shutdown

Anonymous plans "peaceful" protest and encourages people to use Wi-Fi and Bluetooth if BART shuts down cell service again.

By August 15, 2011


SF Bay Area spared tsunami damage

update At least one person is missing, and some harbors and boats are damaged, after Tsunami waves from Japan quake hit California. SF area, however, avoids harm.

By March 11, 2011


Med students: Give us video games

In a survey of more than 200 medical students, 80 percent say computer games have educational value and 77 percent would participate in a multiplayer online health care simulator.

By August 10, 2010


Video: Web-like newspaper delivery in 1981

Newspaper publishers have no excuse for reacting slowly to the Web. Benefits of digital delivery were evident 28 years ago.

By February 2, 2009


Clever commercial, Comcast...but you're wrong

Cable company is taken to task over a misleading advertisement about how its high-definition programming compares with that of satellite TV provider DirecTV.

By September 8, 2008


127 million Oracle shares vote for open source at annual shareholders meeting

Oracle's shareholders rejected a resolution that the company more actively consider open source. But what's surprising is how many voted for it.

By November 10, 2007


Oracle mulls vote on open source at upcoming shareholders meeting

Oracle has the chance to demonstrate support for open source at its shareholders meeting. Will it?

By October 8, 2007