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CHIP -- "The World's First Nine Dollar Computer" (Kickstarter)

Oakland Hackers’ $9 Computer Reaches Kickstarter Goal 20 Times Over

Move over iPad. An Oakland-based group of computer engineers unveiled CHIP, “the world’s first $9 computer,” capable of surfing the web and then some.

05/12/2015

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

Elon Musk Denies Scolding Employee For Skipping Work To Witness Birth Of Child

Elon Musk shot down claims from a new book that he criticized an employee for missing work to attend the birth of his child.

05/12/2015

Backyard swimming pool. (CBS)

San Jose Bans Filling Hot Tubs, Pools Amid California’s Historic Drought

San Jose is the latest big city in the state to ban filling outdoor swimming pools, and business at hot tub stores in the city has gone cold.

05/11/2015

The Yelp Inc. application and logo (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Yelp Pondering Possible Sale With Stock Slumping

Yelp’s slumping stock bounced back Thursday on a report that the online business review service may be sold.

05/07/2015

David Goldberg, CEO of Survey Monkey, and husband of Sheryl Sandberg of Facebook, in an interview on April 24, 2015 (Photo by: Melody Hahm/CNBC/NBCU

Autopsy Report Paints Different Picture Of David Goldberg’s Death

According to CBS News, Goldberg had a heart arrhythmia that may have contributed to his death.

05/06/2015

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3 Fremont Businesses Burglarized In Short Span Monday

Police are investigating three commercial burglaries that occurred in close proximity to each other Monday in Fremont.

05/06/2015

Jon Hamm is seen on the set of 'Mad Men' on January 14, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by GONZALO/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)

Find Your Inner Don Draper With A Lucrative Marketing Career

Jill Schlesinger looks at exciting career opportunities in marketing.

05/01/2015

AirBnb Bans Host Who Evicted Gay Couple From Texas Home

AirBnb has banned a host who allegedly kicked a same-sex couple out of a home they rented in Texas shortly after discovering they were gay.

04/30/2015

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff Keynotes Dreamforce Cloud Computing Event

Oracle Emerges As Favorite For Estimated $50B Salesforce Takeover

Investors are betting that business software service company Salesforce.com will be sold, with Oracle Corp. emerging as the early favorite to pull off a deal that could cost about $50 billion.

04/29/2015

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Bay Area Human Resource Managers Make $135,000 A Year

Jill Schlesinger looks at a career in human resources.

04/29/2015

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