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Protesters march on the house of Jack Halprin, a Google lawyer, in April after he purchased a multi-family house and illegally evicted six tenants in San Francisco, California. The two evicted tenants are public school teachers. Halprin wants to convert the house into a single family residence.

Vexed in the city: If you're moving to San Francisco, bring cash. Lots of cash

Most cities would die for the problems San Francisco is having. But with so many techies flooding the city, the cost of renting or buying a place to live is soaring.

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 11: 'Painted Ladies' near Alamo Square with the Downtown skyline  in the back on October 11, 2013 in San Francisco, United States. (Photo by Margarethe Wichert/Getty Images)

Vexed in the city: The 'sharing' economy's hidden toll on San Francisco

Under the guise of "sharing," companies like Airbnb and Uber are cashing in. While they're providing services beloved by many, their impact is also causing reverberations on the ground

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Amid a time of tech-fueled prosperity, San Francisco faces myriad questions about how its reshaping this venerable city.

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.

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App for beating jet lag takes off

As the summer comes to a close and you squeeze in one last big international vacation, let tech help you bounce back to school or work. In this Tech Minute, CNET.com Kara Tsuboi reports on a simple app that can help you overcome exhaustion and get back on schedule in no time.

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Tips to stay safe on public Wi-Fi

When you're away from home or work, free public Wi-Fi is incredibly convenient. But you do need to protect yourself -- here are some pointers on what you need to know.

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The insane YouTube bike video that'll be viral by tomorrow

A Belarussian driver has his dashcam on. Suddenly, a bike plows into a car and the rest is unpredictable.

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Shotguns transformed into robotic anti-war flutes

Made out of disabled shotguns, these robotic flutes play music corresponding to the rise and fall of US arms exports.

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The worst bosses aren't like Darth Vader anymore

Buried in a survey about work software is the revelation that the boss who makes workers life a misery is more like Mr. Burns from 'The Simpsons.'

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Practical drone delivery testing by KU Leuven on Tomorrow Daily

On todays show, we celebrate hitchBOT's successful journey across Canada, ponder drone delivery and how it might work, and hope recharging your devices with noise comes around sooner rather than later.

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Tomorrow Daily 038: HitchBOT crosses Canada, drone delivery logistics, and charging with noise

On todays show, we celebrate hitchBOT's successful journey across Canada, ponder drone delivery and how it might work, and hope recharging your devices with noise comes around sooner rather than later.

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Got $5,780? Darth Vader getup includes codpiece, helmet ventilation

A crazy-accurate Darth Vader costume replica from Anovos will take your wallet to the Dark Side, but you'll look like you just stepped out of a "Star Wars" movie.

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Sprint fires Framily, offers new shared-data plans

Learn how Sprint's new Family Share Pack compares with other carrier plans and why its promotional prices may confuse new customers. Meanwhile, Roku keeps things simple with Roku TVs, and the Flappy Bird sequel, Swing Copters, prepares for landing.

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