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Video Shows Oakland Police Officer Spitting At Person Recording Him

The Oakland Police Department is investigating one of its officers after a video posted to Facebook over the weekend shows him spitting at the person recording him.

08/31/2015

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Facebook Milestone: 1 Billion People Used Social Network In One Day

Despite the adoption by younger demographics of other social media networks, Facebook usage is showing no sign of tapering off in 2015,

08/27/2015

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Facebook, Google, Apple All See Big Jumps From Tuesday Stock Rebound

China is once again the prime reason for the action. The People’s Bank of China finally did the expected and cut interest rates in Beijing’s latest move to try and put the brakes on its own market meltdown.

08/25/2015

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‘Spam King’ Pleads Guilty To Sending 27 Million Messages To Facebook Users

U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag said Monday that 47-year-old Sanford Wallace of Las Vegas admitted in federal court in San Jose to accessing about 500,000 Facebook accounts and sending the spam messages in a span of three months.

08/24/2015

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5 Bay Area Stock Charts That Are Just Plain Ugly Monday Morning

The DOW’s record intraday plunge saw big drops in blue chips, but the pain was felt across the market. Here’s a look at the weekly stock charts for 5 big name Bay Area employers.

08/24/2015

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Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Fires Back At Trump’s Proposed Immigration Plan For Workers With H-1B Visas

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s proposed immigration plan for workers with H-1B visas is not getting any likes from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

08/22/2015

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Harvard Student Loses Facebook Internship After His App Exploits Privacy Flaws

A Harvard University student says he lost his internship at Facebook after he launched a browser application that showed privacy flaws on the social media giant’s mobile messenger.

08/13/2015

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San Francisco Police Scouring Instagram, Facebook To Catch Crooks

San Francisco police are now paying an officer to spend his day checking out Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to catch criminals.

08/11/2015

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Tech Darlings Fitbit, Tesla Pounded Despite Strong Earnings

A number of firms have posted big second quarters, Apple, Facebook and LinkedIn to just name a few, and have been hammered despite those results with investors jumping on specific details.

08/06/2015

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Hillary Clinton Visits Bay Area With Stops At Former Facebook Exec’s Home, Mayor Ed Lee Hosted Event

Hillary Clinton is paying a visit to the Bay Area to raise campaign funds Wednesday.

08/05/2015

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