FBI: Computers Infected With Malware To Lose Internet Service In July

For computer users, a few mouse clicks could mean the difference between staying online and losing Internet connections this summer.



California Court Leaders Pull Plug On $2 Billion Computer System

California court leaders are stopping development of an ambitious computer project that was supposed to electronically connect courthouses in all 58 counties.


A view of the back of an Apple ipad tablet.  (Photo Illustration by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

HealthWatch: Tips To Combat ‘iPad Shoulder’

Much as we love modern technology, it seems in advancements sometimes come with a cost to our general health. Many users of the iPad have reported pain in the neck or shoulder – labeled by some as “iPad shoulder.”


Steve Jobs Authorized Biography Coming

Apple CEO Steve Jobs Steps Down

Apple Inc. said Steve Jobs resigned as CEO, effective immediately. The company said Wednesday that Jobs would be replaced by Tim Cook, who was the company’s chief operating officer.

CBS San Francisco–08/24/2011


IBM Pursues Chips That Behave Like Brains

IBM announced Thursday that it has built two prototype chips that it said processes data more like how humans digest information than the chips that now power PCs and supercomputers.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/18/2011

Commuters pack into a BART train. (Justin Sullivan/ Getty Images)

Computer Glitch Leaves BART Riders Stranded

BART is in the process of restoring service across its entire train system after it stopped running trains for several hours Monday night.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/08/2011

California Earthquake

Stanford Researchers Develop Citizen Quake-Monitoring Network

The world’s largest earthquake monitoring network is being established in the Bay Area.


Passengers wait in line at the United Airlines ticket counter at San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

United Airlines Reroutes 100s Of SFO Travelers After Computer Glitch

United Airlines was working Saturday to rebook hundreds of passengers whose flights were cancelled Friday due to a downed computer system, an airport duty manager said.


Apple iPhone 4. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Apple Surpasses Hewlett-Packard As Largest Buyer Of Chips

Driven by the success of the iPhone and iPad, Cupertino-based Apple has become the world’s largest buyer of chips for computers and phones.

CBS San Francisco–06/08/2011

In this image provided by Joshua Kaufman, a man later identified as Muthanna Aldebashi is seen via a webcam on a laptop owned by Kaufman. Kaufman, of Oakland, said he retrieved the laptop Wednesday, June 1, 2011, a day after police arrested the 27-year-old man in the photographs. (AP/Joshua Kaufman)

Alameda Man Caught With Stolen Laptop Charged With Felony

A man who was caught with a stolen laptop computer that was tracked with security software was charged Thursday with felony possession of stolen property.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/02/2011