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A woman walks past the logo for Taiwan's leading smartphone maker HTC in Taipei on July 20, 2012.  Taiwan's leading smartphone maker HTC said on July 19 it was suing technology giant Apple in the United States, claiming it has infringed on its patents.       AFP PHOTO / Sam YEH        (Photo credit should read SAM YEH/AFP/GettyImages)

Larry Magid: A Picture May Be Worth A Thousand Words, But A Million In Sales

Smartphone maker HTC is introducing not only a brand new handset to take sharper pictures, but the first ever action camera.

10/08/2014

Division Series - Washington Nationals v San Francisco Giants - Game Four

Daily Madden: The Giants Grind On

Champagne was sprayed in the clubhouse again Tuesday night after the San Francisco Giants won the last of three consecutive one-run games with the Washington Nationals to advance to the National League Championship Series.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/08/2014

Grape stomping competition in Sonoma County (Photo courtesy Mike Sugerman).

About The Bay: Stomping The Grape Harvest In Sonoma

It’s harvest time in wine country and for some, that still means getting their stomp on.I took off my shoes and gave it a try during travels About The Bay.

10/07/2014

Quarterback Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks drops back to pass in the first quarter of a game against the Washington Redskins at FedExField on October 6, 2014 in Landover, Maryland.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Something ‘Special’ About Russell Wilson

Coach Madden said usually when a quarterback rolls back it’s bad news—but not with Seattle Seahawks’ QB Russell Wilson who, on Monday night, made a third-down 30-year pass to Marshawn Lynch to save the game with about three minutes left on the clock on a third down at mid-field

10/07/2014

A visitor pets a cat at the pop-up "Cat cafe" in New York.  (EMMANUEL DUNAND/Getty Images)

Animal Update: ‘National Feral Cat Day’

You probably didn’t know October 16th is National Feral Cat Day, but it is and its purpose is to acknowledge the humane efforts to reduce the feral cat population.

10/06/2014

Division Series - San Francisco Giants v Washington Nationals - Game Two

Daily Madden: Sitting Through An 18-Inning Baseball Game And Cleveland Browns Are Back

The longest game in Major League Baseball’s post-season history lasted 6 hours and 23 minutes , but it may have been well worth the wait according to Coach John Madden.

10/06/2014

Brandon Lloyd #84 of the San Francisco 49ers makes a catch while covered by Sean Smith #21 of the Kansas City Chiefs at Levi's Stadium on October 5, 2014 in Santa Clara, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: 49ers Win With Running, Defense And Ball Control

Sunday’s game between the 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs went back and forth for most of the afternoon, but the difference was the playmaking ability of the 49ers and ball control. With the game close in the fourth, the 49ers defense and running game took over, giving the 49ers 22-17 victory.

10/06/2014

An Ebola virus virion. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

KCBS In Depth: Understanding The Facts About The Ebola Outbreak

KCBS In Depth host Jane McMillan speaks with Dr. Charles Chiu, who is an assistant professor of laboratory and infectious disease medicine at UCSF, about the Ebola outbreak.

10/06/2014

Bay Bridge Officially Re-Opens After Years Of Repairs

Caltrans Whistleblowers Were Not Retaliated Against, According To CHP Investigation

After an extensive investigation, the California State Transportation Agency said on Friday that two Caltrans whistleblowers claiming there were abusive practices in the construction of the new Bay Bridge were not retaliated against.

10/03/2014

(Janet Fletcher's Planet Cheese)

Narsai David: Janet Fletcher’s Planet Cheese Explores A World Of Mouthwatering Maturation

Janet Fletcher’s Planet Cheese is one of the most informative newsletters I’ve ever received—certainly one of most informative ones I’m currently subscribed to.

10/03/2014

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