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Bradford Hornsby
February 07, 2019 - 10:27 am
Four Loko released their study of which big cities in the United States post the raciest photos on Instagram and surprisingly San Francisco finished last.
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Matt Bigler
February 04, 2019 - 9:41 pm
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Megan Goldsby
February 04, 2019 - 1:53 pm
The vintners at Kendall-Jackson in Santa Rosa, are trying to end an inequity among oenophiles by pushing for the creation of a white wine emoji.
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Matt Bigler
January 31, 2019 - 3:36 pm
Dozens of engineering students gathered at San Jose State on Thursday to watch as their very own nano-satellite was deployed from the International Space Station.
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Jason Brooks
January 30, 2019 - 3:02 pm
TechCrunch reports that the social media firm has been secretly paying people to install a Facebook Research Virtual Private Network that allows Facebook to collect all of a user's phone and web browsing activity.
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FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2019 file photo, the Apple logo is displayed at the Apple store in the Brooklyn borough of New York. Apple has made the group chat function in FaceTime unavailable, Tuesday Jan. 29, 2019, after users said there was a bug that could allow callers to activate another user's microphone remotely. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
January 29, 2019 - 1:31 pm
Apple has disabled a group-chat function in FaceTime after users said a software bug could let callers activate another person's microphone remotely. With the bug, a FaceTime user calling another iPhone, iPad or Mac computer could hear audio — even if the receiver did not accept the call. The bug...
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Bradford Hornsby
January 23, 2019 - 12:46 pm
Meal delivery service Munchery has closed after 9 years.
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Bradford Hornsby
January 18, 2019 - 8:51 am
A start-up is selling young blood transfusions as an anti-aging treatment.
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Megan Goldsby
January 17, 2019 - 4:50 pm
It’s not exactly a flying car, but hovercraft could zip across San Francisco Bay, bringing ferry service to cities with shallow waterfronts that have always been off limits to boats. While the idea of a craft hovering over the water may sound futuristic, the technology has been in use for years.
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Holly Quan
January 17, 2019 - 1:44 pm
With the regularity of an early morning alarm clock, earthquakes centered in Piedmont and the Oakland Hills struck two mornings in a row. The jolts were felt across the Bay Area, causing phones to ring off the hook at the U.S. Geological Survey in Menlo Park. But because of the ongoing government...
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