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Sergey Brin (C), co-founder of Google appears at the keynote with the Google Glass. (KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/GettyImages)

Google Holding Contest For Right To Buy New Internet Glasses

Google is giving a few more people a chance to pay $1,500 for a pair of the Internet-connected glasses that the company is touting as the next breakthrough in mobile computing.

02/20/2013

Al Gore, chairman and co-founder of Current TV, and Joel Hyatt, executive vice chairman and co-founder of Current TV, attend the Current TV Upfront at the Paley Center For Media on February 9, 2011 in New York City. (Joe Kohen/Getty Images for Current TV)

Al-Jazeera Buying Al Gore’s SF-Based Current TV

Current TV, founded in 2005 by former vice president Al Gore and Joel Hyatt, is available in 60 million U.S. homes.

01/02/2013

Microsoft Windows 7 runs on a Fujitsu tablet computer (Toshifumi Kitamura/AFP/Getty Images)

Microsoft Buys SF Internet Startup Yammer For $1.2B

Microsoft is paying $1.2 billion to buy San Francisco-based Yammer, an Internet startup that has built a social network similar to Facebook for the business world.

06/25/2012

A sign outside LinkedIn headquarters in Mountain View. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

LinkedIn To Buy SlideShare As 1Q Beats Estimates

LinkedIn Corp. says its first-quarter profit more than doubled, and the business networking company is buying presentation sharing website SlideShare for $118.8 million.

05/03/2012

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Facebook Buying Photo-Share App Instagram For $1B

Facebook says it will spend $1 billion to buy the photo-sharing software company Instagram.

04/09/2012

Patrick Willis #52 of the San Francisco 49ers runs on to the field for their game against the St. Louis Rams at Candlestick Park on December 4, 2011 in San Francisco. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

49ers Playoff Tickets Sell Out In Minutes

A limited amount of tickets for the general public went on sale Tuesday morning and were sold out almost instantly.

01/03/2012

A sign at Yahoo headquarters in Sunnyvale. (AP)

Yahoo To Buy Online Advertiser Interclick For $270 Million

Internet company Yahoo Inc. has agreed to buy online advertising network Interclick Inc. for $270 million in cash.

11/01/2011

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Microsoft To Buy Skype For $8.5 Billion

Microsoft Corp. said Tuesday that it has agreed to buy the popular Internet telephone service Skype SA for $8.5 billion in the biggest deal in the software maker’s 36-year history.

CBS San Francisco–05/10/2011

A sign at Yahoo headquarters in Sunnyvale. (AP)

Yahoo Acquisition Adds Way To Share TV Show Info

Yahoo has bought the maker of mobile software that makes it easier for people to let their friends know what TV shows they’re watching.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/25/2011

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Charles Schwab Buys Online Trader OptionsXpress For $1B

San Francisco-based Charles Schwab is buying online brokerage services provider OptionsXpress for $1 billion.

CBS San Francisco–03/21/2011

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