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Video frame shows an Oakland police officer just before he spits at the person recording him. (Peter Garza/Facebook)

Video Shows Oakland Police Officer Spitting At Person Recording Him

The Oakland Police Department is investigating one of its officers after a video posted to Facebook over the weekend shows him spitting at the person recording him.

24 hours ago

A potential hybrid car buyer test drives a Toyota Prius in San Francisco. (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Bay Area Company Develops Deterrent For Hybrid Car Battery Thieves

Hybrid car owners are being warned over an uptick in battery thefts, and a Bay Area company has come up with a simple solution to stop them.

07/26/2015

Tesla Model S 70D (courtesly Tesla Motors)

Elon Musk Says Tesla’s New ‘Ludicrous’ Mode Is ‘Faster Than Falling’

Tesla Motors revealed upgrades for its Model S luxury electric car line on Friday, including a high-performance mode called “Ludicrous.”

07/17/2015

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Woman Bites Macy’s Employee Over Price Of Item In Newark Store, Police Say

A woman was arrested after allegedly biting a Macy’s employee in a Newark store because she was upset over the price of an item.

06/25/2015

Within a few years NASA hopes to fly a piloted X-plane, replacing the wings and engines of a Tecnam P2006T with electric-powered propellers.
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NASA’s Electric Aircraft Could Revolutionize Your Work Commute

Planes could soon be ditching the jet fuel for electricity.

05/13/2015

Tesla batteries installed at Kendall-Jackson wines. (Kendall Jackson)

Napa’s Kendall-Jackson Wines Becomes Early Adopter Of Tesla Battery

Your next bottle of chardonnay may have a much smaller environmental footprint after the makers of the Kendall-Jackson label jumped on board with the latest green invention from Tesla.

05/01/2015

Elon Musk expected to unveil a battery Thursday. (@ElonMusk/Twitter)

Tesla ‘Powerwall’ Battery Technology Unveiled, Set To Cost Around $3K

Electric car maker Tesla Motors wants to park its battery technology in homes and businesses across the U.S.

04/30/2015

Elon Musk expected to unveil a battery Thursday. (@ElonMusk/Twitter)

Elon Musk Expected To Reveal Tesla’s ‘Missing Piece’ Thursday

All techy eyes are on Tesla Thursday as CEO Elon Musk prepares to unveil a new product at the company’s facility in Hawthorne, California.

04/30/2015

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Tesla Stock Hits High Point Of 2015 Ahead Of New Product Announcement

esla’s stock is charged-up on a potential home battery

04/27/2015

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Stanford Scientists Develop Batteries That Are Greener, Last Longer Than Today’s Batteries

Scientists at Stanford University said they have developed a high-performance aluminum-ion battery that could replace the alkaline and lithium-ion batteries that are used to power devices today.

04/06/2015

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