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FCC Votes In Favor Of Net Neutrality; Internet Activists Declare Victory

Internet activists declared victory over the nation’s big cable companies Thursday, after the Federal Communications Commission voted to impose the toughest rules yet on broadband service to prevent companies like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T from creating paid fast lanes and slowing or blocking web traffic.

21 hours ago

Heatherwick Studio designed the UK’s Pavilion for the 2010 Expo in Shanghai. (Wikimedia Commons)

Google Taps Avant-Garde European Architects To Design Controversial New HQ In Mountain View

Some Mountain View residents fear Google is changing the face of their city. Those concerns could peak they see the architectural plans for Google’s proposed expansion of its headquarters.

21 hours ago

Apartments in San Mateo County. (CBS)

San Mateo County Examining Rent Control Ordinance Amid Skyrocketing Rents

County leaders said the recent tech boom has brought more jobs to the area, and the demand for housing has skyrocketed.

22 hours ago

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Ben & Jerry’s Founders Would Consider Cannabis-Infused Ice Cream, When It’s Legal

The founders of Ben & Jerry’s ice cream say they would consider selling a cannabis-infused flavor, when it’s completely legal.

02/26/2015

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Unlimited Uber Rides Offered If You Buy This 1-Bedroom Condo In San Francisco

Moving around the city in a car is a painful experience for many residents who deal with traffic headaches and limited parking, that is, unless you plan to live at 2701 Van Ness Ave #604.

02/26/2015

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Now That Google’s Artificial Intelligence Can Beat You At Atari, What’s Next?

It’s an introduction to what this rapidly evolving technology is capable of in the real world.

02/26/2015

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Bay Area Startup Faces Competition For Electric Car Charging Stations

A Bay Area startup betting on the future may have a new place for you to plug in, but competition isn’t far behind.

02/26/2015

Photograph shows five soda bottles dating from the early 1900s (and similar to early Coca-Cola bottles), a straight side dark (possibly amber) bottle with Coca-Cola in script on raised letters at the bottom of the glass dating from approximately 1902 - 1915, a pair of clear, straight side bottles with diamond-shaped paper Coca-Cola logos used in the late 1910s (the bottle with liquid in it additionally features Coca-Cola's raised glass script letters), and the iconic contour shaped Coca-Cola bottle which which was first used in 1915 (though this one, with the painted logo likely dates from the late 1950s). (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Coca-Cola Bottle Turns 100; Kicks Off Year-Long Birthday Celebration

The sexy little bottle that has kissed the lips of millions around the world was born in 1915 at the Root Glass Company, in Terre Haute, Indiana.

02/26/2015

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A ‘Free Ride': Silicon Valley Tech Companies Sit Out Net Neutrality Fight Amid FCC Vote

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — The Federal Communications Commission will take a vote Thursday morning adopting rules for broadband providers to keep the Internet neutral—a long battle that, according to one Stanford scholar, Silicon Valley tech […]

02/26/2015

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FCC To Rule On Net Neutrality, Tighter Restrictions On Internet Providers

The new rule would prevent Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile. from intentionally blocking or slowing Web traffic.

02/26/2015

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