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For data-driven Oakland A's, the 'IT coach' sets the defense

For eight years, A's coach Tye Waller has been collecting data on opposing players and methodically building an application that gives the team an advantage on defense and on the bases.

By August 17, 2014

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Yahoo bus blockaded, puked on in Oakland

Tech-shuttle protests appear to take a turn for the weird as a demonstrator reportedly mounts a bus and vomits down the windshield.

By April 2, 2014

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Google Glasses head to ballpark with Oakland A's pitchers

Relievers will be able to wear the high-tech specs on the field for team activities but not during games, the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

By August 14, 2013

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Thousands of LEDs to light up SF-Oakland Bay Bridge

Artist Leo Villareal has created a large-scale LED sculpture that will enliven the Bay Bridge for the next two years. CBS This Morning's John Blackstone reports on how the project came to light.

By March 5, 2013

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Anonymous targets Oakland city officials

The hacktivist group releases a document filled with private information on a group of City Hall and police department personnel. One councilwoman, whom Anonymous thanked for her community support, was spared.

By February 7, 2012

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Hackers target Oakland police after Occupy protest

Personal information about officers like contact info and schedules is posted to public Pastebin page after police actions to quell crowd appear to result in injury of war veteran. Hacker offers reward for information on the incident.

By October 27, 2011

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Photos: Fire Arts Festival lights up Oakland nights

The Crucible's 9th annual Fire Arts Festival in Oakland, Calif., lights up the night with interactive art.

13 Images By July 20, 2009

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Crunching data to drive in home runs

The team with the best record in baseball right now, the Oakland A's, has gotten there in part by using a high-tech tool to interpret the game's myriad stats. CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains more.

By August 17, 2014

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Web videos of Oakland shooting fuel protests

The quick spread of online videos taken by onlookers of a BART police officer shooting an unarmed man angers the community and plays a big role in its intense response.

By January 9, 2009

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Shuttle bus protest hits Microsoft in Seattle

Following similar protests in San Francisco and Oakland, demonstrators blocked tech shuttle buses in the Great Northwest.

By February 10, 2014