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Nick Woodman (C), founder and CEO of GoPro celebrates during the company's initial public offering (IPO) at the Nasdaq Stock Exchange on June 26, 2014 in New York City. (Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

San Mateo-Based GoPro Inks Deal With NHL To Bring Cameras Onto The Ice

GoPro has signed a deal with the NHL to bring its wearable cameras closer to the action on the ice and let viewers see games from the perspective of players and referees.

01/24/2015

A skier carrying a GoPro camera on his helmet is seen on Nov. 24, 2013 at Val Thorens, in the French Alps. (Philippe Desmazes/Getty Images)

Apple Gets Patent For Rugged Camera, GoPro Stock Drops 12 Percent

Apple has patented a new design for a digital video camera that could potentially compete with the rugged portable cameras made by GoPro, a move that sent GoPro’s stock tumbling.

01/13/2015

A drone prototype equiped with a GoPro camera. (Jean Pierre Clatot/AFP/Getty Images)

San Mateo-Based GoPro Reportedly Developing Its Own Line Of Consumer Drones

The drones are expected to hit the market late next year.

11/27/2014

Stunt Ride on I-680

CHP Finds Marijuana Plants, Rifle In Home Of Wheelie-Popping Brentwood Motorcyclist

A Brentwood man who was arrested on Wednesday in a stunt motorcycle riding event on a state freeway was arrested on separate charges on Thursday after officers found 90 marijuana plants and rifle in his home.

10/31/2014

(Brent Allen/YouTube)

VIDEO: Stand-Up Paddle Boarder Rides Alongside Humpback Whales In Monterey Bay

A stand-up paddle board instructor captured a breath-taking encounter with humpback whales in the Monterey Bay last week.

09/24/2014

GoPro Unicycling In Moab (Credit GoPro via Youtube)

Off-Road Unicycling In Moab, Utah Latest GoPro Viral Content

As if user-generated content wasn’t enough, Bay Area uber-portable camera-maker GoPro’s (GPRO) viral marketing team is churning out awe-inspiring content that can reach more eyeballs than any paid media. This article itself is proof that it’s working. Who can resist off-road unicycling off boulders in Moab, Utah’s red rock canyons?

09/10/2014

Nick Woodman (C), founder and CEO of GoPro celebrates during the company's initial public offering (IPO) at the Nasdaq Stock Exchange on June 26, 2014 in New York City. (Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Shares Of San Mateo’s GoPro Inc. Soar 30 Percent In Debut On NASDAQ

Investors sent shares of San Mateo-based GoPro Inc. (GPRO) up more than 30 percent in their stock market debut Thursday, following an initial public offering that valued the sports camera maker at about $3 billion.

06/26/2014

GoPro attends the 2014 National Association of Music Merchants show media preview day at the Anaheim Convention Center on January 22, 2014 in Anaheim. (Jesse Grant/Getty Images for NAMM)

San Mateo-Based GoPro Expecting To Raise More Than $400 Million In Nasdaq IPO

The maker of wearable sports cameras, loved by mountain climbers, divers, surfers and other extreme sports fans, is expected to sell its shares publicly for the first time and begin trading on the Nasdaq stock market Thursday.

06/25/2014

A skier carrying a GoPro camera on his helmet is seen on Nov. 24, 2013 at Val Thorens, in the French Alps. (Philippe Desmazes/Getty Images)

San Mateo’s GoPro Files Paperwork For IPO, Hopes To Raise $100 Million

The company, based in San Mateo, makes devices popular with extreme athletes. Its small and durable cameras, which sell for several hundred dollars, can be found on the tops of helmets of skiers, handlebars of mountain bikers and the fronts of surfboards.

05/19/2014

First Feeding for Clara the falcon's first two eyasses or baby falcons on top of San Jose City Hall. (Santa Cruz Predatory Bird Research Group)

Falcon Watching Goes High-Tech Atop San Jose City Hall

Bird watching is going high-tech this year in San Jose. Bird expert Glen Stewart wore a mini GoPro cam on his helmet as he rappelled down the side of city hall for the annual banding of four peregrine falcon chicks.

05/02/2014

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