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How To Save Money On A Trip To Europe

With a little bit of planning, a trip to Europe can be surprisingly affordable.

09/10/2014

Bay Area traffic jam (Photo by Sarah Rice/Getty Images)

MTC Uses High-Tech Traffic Reporting To Decongest Bay Area Freeways

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission believes that with these traffic reporting technologies, it will be possible to squeeze another 20 percent efficiency out of Bay Area freeways.

07/25/2014

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Google Street View Catches Men In Front Of Home They Allegedly Robbed 3 Years Later

Two armed men who committed a crime back in 2011 walked away from the scene unnoticed — until now.

07/17/2014

Picture taken on March 3, 2010 shows the camera of a street-view car, used to photograph whole streets, on the Google street-view stand at the world's biggest high-tech fair, the CeBIT in the northern German city of Hanover. (Daniel Mihailescu/AFP/Getty Images)

Bay Area Homeowners Concerned Over Privacy Can Have Google Blur Street View Images

Homeowners concerned over privacy on Google maps have a new solution.

05/19/2014

Picture taken on March 3, 2010 shows the camera of a street-view car, used to photograph whole streets, on the Google street-view stand at the world's biggest high-tech fair, the CeBIT in the northern German city of Hanover. (Daniel Mihailescu/AFP/Getty Images)

Google Maps To Allow Viewers To Go Back In Time

The new twist on time travel is debuting Wednesday as part of the “Street View” feature in Google’s maps, a navigational tool that attracts more than 1 billion visitors each month.

04/23/2014

Kevin Barrera was found shot to death in Richmond in August 2009. A satellite image in Google Maps showed his dead body while police were investigating. (CBS)

Google Maps To Remove Images Of Richmond Teen Murder Scene

Google has agreed to take down a satellite image on Google Maps that shows a crime scene involving the death of a 14-year-old boy.

11/18/2013

Apple's iPhone 5C model (Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Apple’s iOS 7 May Drain Battery, Data

Our technology analyst addresses complaints that the Apple iOS 7 upgrade is draining iPhone batteries and eating up data.

09/30/2013

Picture taken on March 3, 2010 shows the camera of a street-view car, used to photograph whole streets, on the Google street-view stand at the world's biggest high-tech fair, the CeBIT in the northern German city of Hanover. (Daniel Mihailescu/AFP/Getty Images)

Appeals Court Affirms Decision Against Google In ‘Street View’ Privacy Suit

A federal appeals court has affirmed a judge’s decision that Google overstepped its bounds by enabling its vehicles to collect emails, Internet passwords and Web surfing behavior while photographing neighborhoods for the search giant’s popular “Street View” mapping feature.

09/10/2013

"Doctor Who" Tardis In England (credit: Google Maps)

Google Lets ‘Doctor Who’ Fans Peek Inside The TARDIS

Time Lord’s spaceship has been spotted in London on Google Street View, and fans of the British sci-fi series can take a look inside…

08/14/2013

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Larry Magid: Google Maps Navigates Way Back To Apple Devices

Google is out with a new and improved mapping app for both the iPad and iPhone. A previous version was removed by Apple last September, prompting a barrage of criticism about Apple’s own mapping app.

07/18/2013

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