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Apple Inc's iPhone 4S Goes On Sale In Mainland China

Apple Music, App Store, iTunes & Other Services Down For Several Hours

Apple said it’s experiencing some issues with its App Store, Apple Music, iTunes Store and some other services Tuesday morning.

07/21/2015

The Apple logo is seen September 11, 2012 at the Yerba Buena Center for Arts in San Francisco. (Kimhiro Hoshino/AFP/GettyImages)

Is Apple Really Planning An iCar? Latest Hires Have Long History With Automobiles

The latest evidence Apple may be making its own car

07/21/2015

Dogs being trained to sniff out truffles in Napa County. (CBS)

Dogs Trained To Sniff Out Truffles In Napa Valley

You’ve seen dogs trained for search and rescue and others for for sniffing out narcotics. Now some Bay Area dogs are learning to dig up what chefs call the “black diamond,” better known as truffles.

07/20/2015

Apple Unveils New iPad Models

Device Turns iPad Into Sperm Tester, Startup Seeks FDA Approval

A startup hopes to sell a gadget that uses the tablet to test a man’s fertility.

07/20/2015

Alex Morgan and Lionel Messi as they appear of the cover of EA Sports FIFA 16. (Electronic Arts)

Alex Morgan Joins Lionel Messi On Cover Of FIFA 16 Video Game

U.S. Women’s National Team member Alex Morgan will join soccer superstar Lionel Messi on the cover of EA Sports’ FIFA 16 video game.

07/20/2015

Pipes pass through the chiller plant at the Google Inc. data center in Changhua, Taiwan, on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013. Google, owner of the worlds most-popular search engine, doubled its spending plan for a new data center in Taiwan to $600 million amid surging demand from Asia for its Gmail and YouTube services. Photographer: Ashley Pon/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Just How Much Water Are Silicon Valley Data Centers Guzzling?

As the California drought lingers on and the threat of rising water rates becomes reality, Silicon Valley companies are looking for alternative methods to keep its computer farms cool.

07/20/2015

Whoopi Goldberg's home in Berkeley, listed for $1.275 million.(Photo courtesy MLS)

Whoopi Goldberg’s Berkeley Home Sells For Nearly $800k Over Asking Price

Whoopi Goldberg has sold her home at 2212 McKinley Avenue, in Berkeley. The quaint home not only sold fast, it went way over asking.

07/20/2015

A bud is seen on a mature marijuana plant that is displayed at The International Cannabis and Hemp Expo April 18, 2010 at the Cow Palace in Daly City, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

First Ever Television Commercial For Legal Marijuana Expected To Air

A Denver tv station will break new ground in the world of legalized marijuana

07/20/2015

California Unemployment Rate Drops To 11.3 Percent

Bay Area Unemployment Below State Average, San Mateo County Rate Best

All of the Bay Area’s nine counties had unemployment rates last month below the state average, according to the California Employment Development Department.

07/19/2015

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Clover Stornetta Recalling 2% Milk Over Possible Plastic Pieces

Sonoma County-based Clover Stornetta Farms issued a recall of 2 percent milk sold in Northern California, saying there could be small pieces of food-grade plastic inside.

07/17/2015