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Girl Scouts sell cookies as a winter storm moves in on February 8, 2013 in New York City. The scouts did brisk business, setting up shop in locations around Midtown Manhattan on National Girl Scout Cookie Day. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Girl Scouts Go Digital; Mobile App, Websites To Sell Cookies For Home Delivery

For the first time since sales began nearly 100 years, Girl Scouts of the USA will allow its young go-getters to push their wares using a mobile app or personalized websites.

12/01/2014

A package delivered by San Francisco-based start-up Doorman. (Doorman via Facebook)

With Online Holiday Shopping Season In Full Swing, San Francisco Start-Up Doorman Aims To Keep Packages Safe

Doorman allows people to get their packages delivered to them, rather than have packages left at their house or missed delivery stickers posted on their door.

11/28/2014

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Sacramento Heart Surgeon Helps Man Who Delivered Him 45 Years Ago

A Sacramento obstetrician is getting a late thank you from a baby he delivered 45 years ago.

10/29/2014

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Uber Delivering Kittens To Your Office For National Cat Day

In honor of National Cat Day, Uber, the ASPCA and the monstrous meme library that is Cheezburger have partnered for UberKITTENS, a campaign meant to “raise awareness about cat adoption, and to promote adopting animals from shelters rather than from breeders.”

10/29/2014

SpaceX Rocket Launch

SpaceX Cargo Ship Docks With ISS, Delivers 3-D Printer

A SpaceX cargo ship docked with the International Space Station on Tuesday, delivering the first 3-D printer for astronauts in orbit.

09/23/2014

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

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