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Vexed in the city: Silicon Valley's invasion of San Francisco

A major migration is under way, with technology companies large and small setting up shop in San Francisco and bypassing the historic heart of the tech industry.

By August 22, 2014

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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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Nokia employees in China protest Microsoft layoffs, report says

Hundreds of Nokia employees in China reportedly rally against the software giant's "hostile takeover and violent layoffs."

By August 1, 2014

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Microsoft confirms plans to cut 18,000 jobs in the next year

A majority of the job cuts will come from the recently acquired Nokia devices and services unit.

By July 17, 2014

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Microsoft layoffs coming soon, analyst says

Announcement of layoffs ranging between 5 percent and 10 percent expected this month when the company reports its fiscal quarter.

By July 11, 2014

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A one-percenter from Facebook: Status quo needs to change (Q&A)

Former Facebook exec Chamath Palihapitiya grew up on welfare but caught a lucky break. He has an idea how the tech industry can help people -- and profit everyone concerned.

By June 15, 2014

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Boost Mobile Wallet gets free money transfers, check deposits

For a limited time, Boost Mobile Wallet users can send money or deposit checks without paying any additional fees.

By April 7, 2014

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Spectrum auction compromise part of payroll tax cut bill

Congressional compromise to extend the payroll tax cuts and unemployment benefits also includes authorization funding for a public safety wireless network.

By February 16, 2012

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Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker friends Silicon Valley

"For us to keep up with your pace of change, this leadership team is breaking down silos throughout our agency," she tells a group of tech execs. The 47,000-person agency is conducting its own "mashup."

By February 26, 2014

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If Microsoft CEO nod goes to Nadella, get to know Amy Hood

Should the Microsoft CEO rumors turn out to be true, the news will also hasten the public emergence of a skilled, but little-known behind-the-scenes exec.

By January 31, 2014