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Quake early warning offers headstart but lacks funding

The biggest earthquake to rock the San Francisco Bay Area in 25 years hit early Sunday, and technology -- including a project in part backed by Google -- could put us into a better position than ever to react.

By August 25, 2014

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So much for mobile only: Flipboard heads to the desktop

Nearly 75 million mobile users have created more than 2 million magazines, and now the the company wants to bring its flips to the Web. CEO Mike McCue recalls a time when Flipboard was just a cardboard cutout of an iPad.

By July 23, 2013

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Salesforce.com's Marc Benioff preaches the social enterprise gospel

Benioff: "Are you and your company going through a social revolution? It will denote who is successful and who will fail."

By September 19, 2012

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San Francisco faces wireless industry in court over radiation warnings

The city's law requiring cell phone retailers to disclose possible health risks from cell phone radiation will have an important day in court today.

By August 9, 2012

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Watch California Lt. Gov. try out Google's Project Glass

Google's co-founder lets California's lieutenant governor and Current TV talk show host Gavin Newsom try on a pair of Project Glass specs, without revealing much of how they work.

By May 29, 2012

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Execs would rather go virtual than to Houston, study says

A survey by a Webcasting and virtual events company suggests that Houston tops the list of cities that execs would avoid for a conference or trade show. Los Angeles was second.

By December 12, 2011

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Chat logs show Bradley Manning's early activism

Chat logs show what may have motivated Army enlistee Bradley Manning, an AJAX, PHP, and MySQL programmer, to allegedly turn over megabytes of sensitive documents to WikiLeaks.

By July 6, 2011

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Is Zynga's head count higher than Facebook's?

Even if it isn't, they appear very close in terms of human resources. What does this mean considering Zynga is still dependent on Facebook for much of its traffic?

By September 30, 2010

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Green tech, jobs hailed in Virgin America expansion

The colorful airline brought in California's governor and San Francisco's mayor to celebrate its first international route from San Francisco to Toronto.

By June 29, 2010

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A few minutes in the sky with Richard Branson

The Virgin Group billionaire talked to CNET in-flight about why he doesn't see Elon Musk's SpaceX as a competitor and what he thinks BP should do next.

By June 30, 2010