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A sign stands outside of a McDonald's restaurant February 9, 2009 in San Francisco, California. Fast food chain restaurant McDonald's reported a 7.1 percent increase in same store sales for January as people look towards cheaper food alternatives in the weakening economy. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

McDonald’s Opens Up Mid-Market San Francisco Office To Lure Tech-Savvy Talent

McDonald’s is opening up a new location along San Francisco’s Market Street, but not to take your order. Instead, the fast food chain will use the space to recruit the best talent to boost its digital presence.

06/17/2014

An airplane lands at nightfall. (CBS)

Larry Magid: First Flight With New FAA Rules

I just arrived in Washington D.C. after my first flight since the FAA changed their rules that allow passengers to keep using their electronic devices during takeoff and landing.

11/04/2013

The Amazon Kindle Fire (Emmanuel Dunand/Getty Images)

Amazon Launches Kindle Content Subscription Service For Children

Amazon is launching a subscription service for children’s games, videos and books aimed at getting more kids to use its Kindle Fire tablet devices.

12/06/2012

Google Nexus 7 Tablet. (Kimihiro Hoshino/AFP/Getty Images)

Staples 2nd Major Retailer To Sell Google’s Nexus 7 Tablet

Staples office supply stores will sell the Nexus 7, a computer tablet that Google designed to compete against the Kindle Fire and iPad.

07/10/2012

Happy Father's Day

Father’s Day Gift Guide For All Budgets

Father’s Day is fast approaching. But don’t fret; CBS Local did the browsing for you. Find dad-friendly gifts for any budget.

06/07/2012

The Amazon Kindle Fire (Emmanuel Dunand/Getty Images)

Tech Report: How To Use That New iPad Or Kindle

With Christmas just past, there are a lot of people out there who may have some new device . . . but not much idea how to use it.

12/26/2011

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Tech Report: Smaller iPad In The Works?

With the success of Amazon’s Kindle, some analysts are speculating that the company will introduce a 7-inch version of the iPad.

12/19/2011

The Amazon Kindle Fire (Emmanuel Dunand/Getty Images)

Tech Watch: Amazon Launches Library For E-Books

Amazon has launched a digital library for Kindle users in which customers can check out free e-books, but with a catch.

11/03/2011

The Amazon Kindle Fire (Emmanuel Dunand/Getty Images)

Amazon Takes Aim At iPad Market With Kindle Models

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos on Wednesday showed off the Kindle Fire, a $199 tablet computer, challenging Apple’s iPad by extending its Kindle brand into the world of full-color, multipurpose devices.

09/28/2011

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Tech Watch: Amazon Expected To Unveil New Tablet

CNET editor-at-Large Brian Cooley said Amazon is the latest company to jump into the tablet market and has a decent chance at competing with Apple’s iPad.

09/27/2011

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