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Airbnb gets a victory from San Francisco voters

A ballot initiative in the city would have imposed restrictions on short-term housing rentals.

By November 4, 2015


Alphabet's Wi-Fi beaming balloons prepare to lift off in Indonesia

Google's parent company wants to connect remote regions to the Internet. Next stop: Southeast Asia.

By October 28, 2015


Make your own 'Doctor Who' sonic screwdriver on the cheap

YouTube show DIY Prop Shop returns with a how-to for making your very own Time Lord sonic screwdriver before the new season starts.

By September 16, 2015


Google unveils new Pixel C, its first company-built tablet

The business-friendly Android tablet will likely go up against Apple's iPad Pro, which also connects to a keyboard.

By September 29, 2015


Star Wars droid BB-8 is real, powered by Sphero

Get ready for rolling BB-8 toys. The droid in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is a real robot, based on the technology in Sphero's toy robotic balls. And in a galaxy not so far away, SpaceX delivers an espresso machine to the International Space Station.

By April 17, 2015


Fans get their own Lego Double-Decker Couch

Why just play with Lego bricks when you can lounge on them? Watch Tim Baker's design team make a comfy Lego Double-Decker Couch in the latest episode of "Super-Fan Builds."

By May 12, 2015


Future-forward tablets: Looking toward 2015

To make up for a lackluster 2014, we're expecting tablets in 2015 to bring it up a notch.

By December 22, 2014


Microsoft cuts price of HP Pavilion 2-in-1 PC by $130

Normally $329, the PC that works as both a tablet and a notebook can be had for just $199 -- but only on Thursday.

By December 18, 2014


Video game sales continue to slide on lack of new releases

Without a more robust catalog of new games for the current generation of consoles, sales remained sluggish in August and were saved only by the steady adoption of new hardware.

By September 11, 2014


Vexed in the city: Tech's fraught transformation of San Francisco 2014

The city once known for the summer of love is now dealing with a different kind of emotion. An influx of thousands of techies is feeding an unprecedented economic boom -- and generating a whole lot of angst.

By August 20, 2014