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Apple Teaming Up With IBM To Sell More iPhones, iPads To Corporate, Government Customers

Apple is teaming up with former nemesis IBM in an attempt to sell more iPhones and iPads to corporate customers and government agencies.

07/15/2014

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Uber Questioned Over Claims Drivers Refused To Pick-Up Customers With Guide Dogs

San Francisco regulators and the National Federation of the Blind are looking into claims that drivers are not picking up passengers with service animals.

05/21/2014

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EBMUD To Ask Customers To Cut Back Usage While Buying Water To Fill Reservoirs

The East Bay Municipal Utility District’s board of directors voted Tuesday to ask their customers to continue voluntarily cutting their water use by 10 percent because the dry winter has reduced the amount of water in the agency’s reservoirs.

04/22/2014

Power Outage

Oakland Power Outage Affecting 4,000 Customers

Nearly 4,000 PG&E customers are without power in Oakland Wednesday afternoon, according to PG&E spokeswoman Tamar Sarkissian.

03/26/2014

Power Outage

Palo Alto Power Outage Affecting Nearly 2,000 Homes

A power outage was affecting about 1,950 customers in Palo Alto Tuesday morning, according to the Palo Alto Utilities Department.

08/21/2012

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Tech Report: Netflix Shows Surprising Fourth Quarter Surge

2011 was a rough year for Netflix after the company announced it was raising its rates, losing hundreds of thousands of customers in the process.

01/04/2012

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Google Flights Poses Threat To Other Travel Sites

The websites said they are concerned that search results will draw travelers away from their sites.

12/27/2011

A PG&E SmartMeter. (CBS)

PG&E To Allow SmartMeter Opt Outs

In a major concession to SmartMeter opponents, the Pacific Gas & Electric Co. has proposed allowing customers to keep their old analog meters, and not switch to a SmartMeter, for a fee.

12/20/2011

Pardee Reservoir

East Bay Water Plan To Enlarge Reservoir Derailed By Environmental Lawsuit

East Bay water officials are reversing course on certain aspects of a 30-year long range plan, deciding not to enlarge a key reservoir in the Sierra foothills in the face of a lawsuit by environmental groups.

12/06/2011

Netflix envelopes (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Is Netflix Still A Good Option For Streaming?

Despite losing 800,000 customers since announcing a price increase in June, is Netflix still a viable option to stream movies and TV shows?

11/01/2011

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