(Titan Aerospace)

Google’s Internet-Beaming Drones Set To Take Flight This Year

Titan, the drone company Google acquired last year, plans to conduct its maiden voyage this year of aircraft that could provide internet to people on the ground.

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Hillside Apartments in Oakland.

Complaints Of Gangs, Bedbugs, Blight Lead To Promised Upgrades At Oakland’s Hillside Complex

Hillside Apartments have been called the worst in Oakland. Neighbors have a nickname for the complex: Killside Prison.

02/27/2015

Measure FF supporters celebrate on the steps of Oakland's City Hall.

A Tale Of Two Cities: Oakland Workers Celebrate Minimum Wage Hike As Business Owners Worry

Thanks to Oakland’s voter-approved Measure FF, minimum wages will rise to $12.25/hour on Monday. But as this employee wages go up, so go food prices forcing some restaurants to raise prices and cut worker hours.

02/27/2015

(CBS SF)

Shuttle Drivers For Apple, Genentech Vote To Join Teamsters Union

Drivers for Compass Transportation, a shuttle-bus company providing commuter services for Google, Apple, Microsoft, Genentech, and other Bay Area clients, voted to join the Teamsters union, union officials said Friday evening.

02/27/2015

Artist's rendering of a $49 penthouse for sale at the Lumina high-rise in San Francisco. (CBS)

$49 Million Penthouse Breaking San Francisco Real Estate Records

A massive penthouse condo atop a luxury high-rise in San Francisco’s South of Market is being offered for a whopping $49 million, shattering local real estate records.

02/27/2015

blogger

Google Reverses Move To Censor Nude, Sexually Explicit Material On ‘Blogger’

Google is backing off a decision to conceal sexually explicit material on its Blogger service in reaction to an outcry from people incensed about the censorship of their nude photos.

02/27/2015

Medical marijuana at a dispensary. (David McNew/Getty Images)

Native American Tribes Meet To Discuss Legalizing Pot On Reservations; NorCal Tribe Already Cashing In On Green Rush

Tribal leaders are drafting regulations for a marijuana industry, and they toured some dispensaries. “Historically we’ve always had the medicine man, and they’ve always prescribed herbal medicine,” said one leader.

02/27/2015

Google DNA Doodle (Google)

16 Bizarre, Surprising, Or Creepy Google Projects From Bloodstream Robots, Military Dogs, Lunar Bases, And Even Deodorant

From lightbulbs to your bloodstream, genomes to Terminator-type robots, Google is involved in every aspect of your life–and even in extending life–and possibly preserving your digital self forever.

02/27/2015

(BIG and Heatherwick Studio)

9 Images Reveal Otherworldly Design For New Google Campus

Google is tired of all of their innovation taking place in “immovable concrete buildings” and they’ve come up with a design for their Mountain View headquarters that matches their avant-garde reputation.

02/27/2015

Sinbad's on the Embarcadero (CBS)

Longtime Waterfront Restaurant In San Francisco Told To Leave

Sinbad’s, a San Francisco waterfront restaurant that has been an institution since the 1970s, is being told to clear out by March 21.

02/27/2015

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