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A view of the construction outside the San Francisco Dolores Heights home of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. (CBS)

Noise, Blocked Parking Spots Irk Neighbors Amid Construction Of Mark Zuckerberg’s $10 Million Home In SF Dolores Heights

In a dense neighborhood where parking is more sparse than sun on a San Francisco summer afternoon, many Dolores Heights neighbors are feeling frustrated around the impact Facebook’s founder $10 million “fixer-upper” is having on the community.

09/22/2014

Apple Unveils iPhone 6

Over 10 Million Apple iPhone 6, 6 Plus Sold, Exceeding Tim Cook’s Expectations

Apple says it sold more than 10 million iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models, a record for a new model, in the three days after the phones went on sale.

09/22/2014

Blink electric car charger by Ecotality. (CBS)

Gov. Brown Signs Legislation To Boost Clean-Air Vehicle Use

Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law several bills designed to boost use of clean-air vehicles in California.

09/21/2014

Rick Kitagawa

Rent Rise Forcing Artists To Flee San Francisco

Artist Rick Kitagawa and studio owner Solange Gabrielli worry that San Francisco will lose its reputation as a haven for entertainers, artists and colorful characters priced out of the city by soaring housing costs.

09/21/2014

Mickey Mouse (credit: Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

What Disney Character Are You? Those Online Quizzes Give Marketers Info You May Not Want To Share

What Disney character are you? What city should you live in? What kind of pet should you have? What precious gem are you? If you know the answers to these questions and others like them, chances are you learned them by taking a quiz online.

09/20/2014

Crescent Bay, Oculus' latest virtual reality headset which boasts 360-degree tracking. (photo courtesy Oculus)

Oculus Unveils New Virtual Reality Headset Boasts With 360-Degree Head Tracking

Oculus’ headset covers a user’s eyes and can create immersive worlds that react to head movement.

09/20/2014

A glimpse at the Millennium Falcon from "Star Wars: Episode VII" (credit: Bad Robot Productions/Youtube)

J.J. Abrams Reveals ‘Star Wars’ Millennium Falcon

The reveal, which came after a “Star Wars”/Batman Twitter “war” between Abrams and Zack Snyder…comes with a twist…

09/19/2014

(Photo credit: Instructables/Pier 9)

Forget Your Standing Desk, Hamster-Wheel Is The New Workplace Health Trend

Much has been made of the potential health risks of sitting at your desk all day, leading some to opt for a standing work surface. Now comes a walking desk that to keep your body not only upright, but moving.

09/19/2014

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KCBS Cover Story: Zoo Labs In Oakland Shows Musicians How To Think Like Startups

OAKLAND (KCBS) — Some of Silicon Valley’s greatest companies and some of the world’s most famous rock bands have one thing in common—starting up in garages. But now musicians are applying some of the ideas […]

09/19/2014

Jack Ma (R), Chairman of Alibaba Group, and Wang Jianlin, Chairman of Dalian Wanda Group, attend the 2013 CCTV's China Economic Person Of The Year Award on December 12, 2013 in Beijing, China. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images)

Alibaba Makes IPO History Opening At $92.70 Per Share, Surpassing Amazon, Ebay & Facebook

Alibaba’s stock is surging as the Chinese e-commerce powerhouse’s begins its first day trading as a public company.

09/19/2014

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