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Hurt techies complain that 'techie' is an insult

San Francisco's techies are worried that the term has become so derogatory that it's causing them pain. They would prefer "hacker" or, well, "maker."

By December 4, 2013

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VC Ron Conway's 'One City' enlists techies, celebs to help schools

A spoof video about an overhyped tech product called "MyBook" aims to get tech companies to donate books and resources to San Francisco public schools.

By September 30, 2014

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Vexed in the city: Welcoming new techies with a middle finger salute

The new era of dot-com fortunes spurs plenty of angst aimed at San Francisco's most privileged, but it hasn't stopped tech workers from moving in.

By August 23, 2014

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Techie ways to follow the World Cup

The FIFA World Cup kicked off this week, but most of us weren't able to score a ticket to Brazil. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the best ways to follow the soccer action from your computer or smartphone.

By June 12, 2014

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Apple is the choice of techie cities, study says

Research by mobile app management firm Crittercism says Android is more popular in places such as Phoenix and Detroit.

By June 2, 2014

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Last minute techie graduation gifts

It's graduation time! In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi offers up ideas for the perfect last minute gift graduation, like a digital subscription to your grad's favorite online service.

By May 20, 2014

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HBO's 'Silicon Valley': At play in the fields of the techies

The premiere of HBO's most anticipated series offered naivete, brutality, hope and despair. No, we're not talking about "Game of Thrones." We're talking about Mike Judge's "Silicon Valley."

By April 7, 2014

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Ski resort mocks techies, then acts like one of them

North Lake Tahoe creates an Apres Ski guide, which suggests that any tourist who works at Google should buy a round of drinks. However, to view the guide, you have to go through a data-sucking slalom.

By February 11, 2014

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Ora-S AR Eyewear is clunky, but techy (pictures)

These smartglasses from CES 2014 focus on augmented reality, not on style.

5 Images By January 9, 2014

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The 10 techies to watch in 2014

Some are familiar faces, others less so -- but each in their own way is trying to shake up the status quo.

By December 23, 2013