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The Sharing Economy Just Grabbed Your Parking Spot

June 25, 2014 | 3:10 pm

The Sharing Economy Just Grabbed Your Parking Spot

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San Francisco tries to rein in apps that allow drivers to buy and sell public parking spaces.

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Asiana Crash Investigators Point to Pilot Mismanagement, Confusion in SFO Incident

June 24, 2014 | 11:20 am

Asiana Crash Investigators Point to Pilot Mismanagement, Confusion in SFO Incident

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Safety board also says airliner’s pilots relied too much on automated systems they didn’t understand.

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Digital Rights Activist Hails House Vote on Bill Limiting NSA Surveillance

June 20, 2014 | 7:30 pm

Digital Rights Activist Hails House Vote on Bill Limiting NSA Surveillance

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Measure would bar NSA from collecting Americans’ communications without a warrant.

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Hearing on San Francisco’s Tech Shuttle Program Draws Complaints

June 20, 2014 | 5:39 pm

Hearing on San Francisco’s Tech Shuttle Program Draws Complaints

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‘They’re just ramrodding this through and it’s wrong-minded and short-sighted,’ said one city resident.

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Pinterest Move Threatens Long-Time San Francisco Tenants With Eviction

June 20, 2014 | 4:43 pm

Pinterest Move Threatens Long-Time San Francisco Tenants With Eviction

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In city’s Showplace Square District, a large number of design and production businesses may lose out.

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Yo: Publicized, Popular and Now Hacked

June 20, 2014 | 4:25 pm

Yo: Publicized, Popular and Now Hacked

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App an overnight sensation, experiencing both a surge in popularity and exposure of big security holes.

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Plans to Expand Scope of License-Plate Readers Alarm Privacy Advocates

June 18, 2014 | 10:00 am

Plans to Expand Scope of License-Plate Readers Alarm Privacy Advocates

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Livermore firm discusses combining license-plate data with facial recognition and other technology.

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Once Friendly Territory, California Looks to Toughen Rules for Uber, Lyft

June 17, 2014 | 11:45 am

Once Friendly Territory, California Looks to Toughen Rules for Uber, Lyft

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Proposed laws and regulations could rein in what has been close to a free ride for the startups so far.

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Should Techies Be Able to Put a Price on Free Street Parking?

June 11, 2014 | 8:00 am

Should Techies Be Able to Put a Price on Free Street Parking?

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Tech solutions to finding street parking are making some neighbors angry.

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Google: ‘Not Where We Want to Be’ on Diversity

May 29, 2014 | 9:28 am

Google: ‘Not Where We Want to Be’ on Diversity

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Search giant wins praise for disclosure, which shows the company is overwhelmingly white and male

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