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Tech Report: Internet Freedom Watchdog Group Formed

An activist group looking to maintain free-flowing information on the Internet and protect it from what it sees as bad legislation was launched on Thursday.

07/20/2012

Homepage of the online free encyclopedia Wikipedia.

Tech Watch: Popular Websites Plan Day Of Protest

CNET Editor at Large Brian Cooley said that several websites are protesting the controversial Stop Online Piracy Act, which is still being discussed in the Senate.

01/17/2012

UC Berkeley

UC Seeks $2.8B From State To Stave Off Tuition Increases

The University of California plans to ask for a big increase in funding from a state that is struggling to pay its bills.

11/08/2011

California Governor Jerry Brown

Gov. Brown Explains Logic Of His 11th-Hour Bill Signings, Vetoes

Gov. Jerry Brown managed to both satisfy and frustrate just about everybody as he signed and vetoed hundreds of bills over the weekend.

10/11/2011

(AP)

ConsumerWatch: Ambulance Calls Can Hurt Your Wallet

In a time of need, an ambulance can save your life. But if an ambulance arrives, and you’re not injured, the bill can leave a lasting pain.

KPIX 5–05/18/2011

California Governor Jerry Brown (AP)

Phil Matier: California Lawmakers Hope For Better Luck With Brown

State legislators have revived dozens of proposals vetoed by former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, with the hopes that Governor Jerry Brown will sign them.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/05/2011

cellphone money, mobile phone payment

ConsumerWatch: New Apps Let You Pay By Cell Phone

New cell phone applications are allowing consumers to pay bills with just a few clicks.

KPIX 5–11/11/2010

Motorola Droid. (George Frey/Getty Images)

FCC Rules Seek To Avoid Wireless Phone ‘Bill Shock’

Federal regulators want to stop cell phone “bill shock” by requiring wireless companies to alert subscribers before they run out of minutes, hit data usage or text messaging caps or start racking up international roaming charges.

CBS San Francisco–10/12/2010

CA Honors Ronald Reagan

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCBS) _ Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger signed a pair of bills last week to honor the life and legacy of the man known as California’s favorite son.

08/01/2010

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