Tech

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

SpaceX Delivering Italian Espresso Machine To Space Station For Astronauts

SpaceX is delivering a big jolt of caffeine to the astronauts on the International Space Station with an Italian espresso machine.

04/12/2015

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Clorox Apologizes After ‘Where’s The Bleach?’ Tweet About New Emoji Icons Is Deemed Racially Insensitive

Clorox is trying to clean up a mess on social media after a tweet the company made. The Oakland-based company joked about the new multi-cultural emoji icons, but many didn’t find it funny.

04/11/2015

A pedestrian walks by a Sprint store on April 15, 2013 in San Francisco. Dish Network Corp has offered to purchase Sprint Nextel Corp for $25.5 billion in cash and stock. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Sprint Paying $15.5M To Feds For Allegedly Overcharging For Court-Ordered Wiretaps

The office of U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag announced Thursday that Sprint Communications, Inc., has agreed to pay $15.5 million to settle allegations that it overcharged law enforcement agencies for carrying out court-ordered wiretaps and other surveillance activities.

04/10/2015

ustomers Try On Apple Watch

Initial Apple Watch Inventory Sells Out On First Day Of Online Ordering

Within half an hour, the company appeared to sell out the initial batch of watches that were available for the first official day of shipping on April 24.

04/10/2015

Netflix

Netflix Boosts CEO’s Pay 43 Percent After Service Raises Prices, But Still Adds Subscribers

Netflix boosted CEO Reed Hastings’ pay by 43 percent to $11.1 million last year as the Internet video service raised its prices and still added the most subscribers in its history.

04/10/2015

The Geminid meteor shower is seen while the moon rises late on December 13, 2014 above Skopje, Macedonia. There are three major meteor showers during a year and this weekend's Geminid is the one visible in both hemispheres. AFP PHOTOS / ROBERT ATANASOVSKI (Photo credit should read ROBERT ATANASOVSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Next Time You Wish On A Shooting Star, It May Just Be Astronaut Poop

Astronaut Chris Hadfield revealed how feces is disposed of in space and it might surprise you.

04/10/2015

A self-driving car on the Google campus in Mountain View, September 25, 2012. (CBS)

Motion Sickness May Impact 6-12 Percent Of Riders In Self-Driving Cars, Study Finds

As Silicon Valley tech giants and major automakers push forward on automated vehicle technology, a new study finds some people could experience significant motion sickness in the advanced cars.

04/09/2015

Apple Campus Under Construction (Credit youtube.com/jmcminn)

Apple Changes Tune On Felons Working At ‘Campus 2′ Construction Site

Apple is backtracking on its policy that banned construction workers with recent felonies at its new campus in Cupertino.

04/09/2015

Image from YouTube video showing former police officer Michael Slager shooting Walter Scott in the back as he runs away. Inset: Scott during his Coast Guard years, Slager official police portrait. (Family photo/North Charleston Police Dept.)

SF-Based Indiegogo Hosts Crowdfunding For Defense Of Cop Accused In South Carolina Murder

San Francisco crowdfunding site Indiegogo is hosting a fundraiser to help pay for the defense of a police officer caught on camera gunning down a fleeing suspect in South Carolina – after a rival site rejected the attempt.

04/09/2015

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52 Wacky Art Exhibits You Can Play With Take Over San Francisco’s Market Street For 3 Days

Dozens of art exhibitions will flood Market Street starting Thursday as the public prepares to vote on which ones will become a permanent fixture in this rapidly changing San Francisco corridor.

04/09/2015