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Whole Foods Market (credit:  Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Whole Foods Teams With SF-Based Instacart For Fast Online Grocery Delivery

Whole Foods Market Inc. has partnered with San Francisco-based Instacart to offer grocery delivery within an hour for online purchasers in more than a dozen cities.

09/08/2014

An image from a YouTube video of a Google [x] drone from the Project Wing. (Google/YouTube)

Google Lab Developing Fleet Of Drones To Bypass Traffic For Speedy Package Delivery

Google’s secretive research laboratory is trying to build a fleet of drones designed to bypass earthbound traffic so packages can be delivered to people more quickly.

08/28/2014

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FedEx Truck Hits Bicycle, Injuring Two On Market Street In San Francisco

A bicyclist and his was passenger were injured Friday morning after crashing with a FedEx truck in San Francisco’s Financial District.

08/15/2014

Square headquarters on August 19, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Square Purchases Bay-Area Startup—Caviar; Enters Food Delivery Business

San Francisco mobile-payment company, Square, has bought a Bay Area startup that delivers meals from restaurants called, Caviar. Our technology analyst says our options on food delivery are on the rise.

08/05/2014

Baby Jesse Lugo was born on the side of Highway 101 when a traffic jam stalled his parents trip to the delivery room. (CBS)

Baby Born On Side Of Highway 101 When Petaluma Traffic Jam Stalls Trip To Hospital

Stuck in Bay Area traffic with a baby on the way, a panicked soon-to-be father pulled over and delivered his own child on the side of a Sonoma County highway.

07/30/2014

Eaze marijuana ordering page display on a mobile phone, alongside details about the service.

Medical Marijuana Delivery Service Hits Streets Of Bay Area

It’s being hailed as the ‘Uber’ of medical marijuana.

07/29/2014

A FedEx Ground worker delivers packages on December 26, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

FedEx Faces Federal Indictment Over Role In Distributing Controlled Substances, Prescription Drugs

A federal grand jury in San Francisco indicted FedEx on Thursday, following a wide-ranging investigation.

07/17/2014

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos (left) shows off Amazon PrimeAir drones to Charlie Rose of CBS News. The unmanned aircraft would be used for shipping items to customers. (CBS)

Amazon Asks FAA Permission To Fly Drones For Delivering Packages In Under 30 Minutes

Amazon is asking the Federal Aviation Administration permission to use drones as part of its plan to deliver packages to customers in 30 minutes or less.

07/11/2014

An artist's sketch of a man suspected of trying to lure a girl away from her school in Pacifica. (Source: Pacifica Police)

Man Driving Delivery Truck Tries To Lure 10-Year Old Pacifica Girl Away From School

Pacifica police Wednesday were searching for any leads in a case where a man in a delivery truck tried to lure a 10-year old into his vehicle last Friday.

05/14/2014

An employee seals a box at an Amazon.com Inc. fulfillment center.  ( David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Amazon Begins ‘Get It Today’ Service In San Francisco

Customers who order before noon can get items such as diapers, toothpaste, detergent and other family needs as well as some electronics, travel needs and select office supplies.

05/01/2014

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