Consumer

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New ‘Drinkable’ Sunscreen Protects Skin From Inside Out, Or Does It?

There’s a new sunscreen that promises never to leave you with greasy skin, or weird tan lines. You don’t apply it – you drink it. But is drinkable sunscreen really a protective summer cocktail for your skin?

08/15/2015

Property Taxes

Low-Income Community In Gilroy Overcharged On Property Taxes For 13 Years

A low-income housing community in Gilroy could be getting an unexpected payday after being over-charged on property taxes for more than a decade.

08/13/2015

A person prepares to search the internet using the Google search engine, on May 14, 2014, in Lille.  (PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Google Takes Aim At Microsoft’s Corporate Customers With New Chromebook

Google’s latest Chromebook laptop will be specially designed for corporate customers in an effort to get more workers off machines powered by Microsoft’s dominant Windows software.

08/13/2015

Health Care

Report Shows Latino Medi-Cal Patients Have Difficulty Getting Care

A report by the California HealthCare Foundation found that 36 percent of the Spanish-speaking Medi-Cal population has been told a physician won’t take them, compared to 7 percent of the overall Medi-Cal population.

08/08/2015

3D printed carrots (courtesy TNO/Inside Science.org)

3D Printers Turn Mush Into Meals

Major companies from Hershey to Barilla are exploring the technology…

08/07/2015

Brushing teeth with charcoal. (CBS)

Charcoal May Be Hottest Trend In Beauty Products

Charcoal has been replaced by gas as the darling of the backyard barbecue, but it may have a future as the newest and hottest beauty trend.

08/05/2015

New MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops are seen on display after a special announcement event at Apple Headquarters October 14, 2008 in Cupertino, California. Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced new versions of the MacBook Pro and MacBook laptop computers. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) apple generic, laptops

Stealth Worm Infects Mac Computers Via Email, Websites, Accessories, Lets Hackers Take Over

Researchers have designed a worm can attack, and infect Mac computers, simply from opening a phishing email, visiting a malicious web site or using an infected accessory. Hackers can take control of infected computers and go undetected.

08/05/2015

In-N-Out Burger

In-N-Out Customer Sues After Saying He Found Meth In His Drink Cup

An In-N-Out customer claims he got sick after finding capsules in the bottom of his drink cup that later tested positive for methamphetamine.

08/02/2015

Sekuworks certificate paper. (CBS)

California Faces Shortage Of Paper For Birth, Death, Marriage Certificates

California is facing a shortage of official certificate paper because the only place that makes it went out of business.

08/01/2015

Marijuana is poured from a jar at at medical marijuana dispensary. (David McNew/Getty Images)

California Officials Consider State-Run Bank To Serve The Pot Industry

The banking and marijuana industries could become unlikely allies in California’s green rush.

08/01/2015