Los Gatos

Waze Smartphone App

Los Gatos Residents Say Beach-Bound Drivers Using Waze Causing Traffic Headaches

People who live in Los Gatos are upset the popular navigation app Waze is directing drivers looking for a shortcut to Santa Cruz through their town, leading to traffic jams for local residents.

08/01/2015

Netflix Headquarters

Netflix To Split Stock 7-For-1 In Move To Make Shares More Affordable

Netflix will execute a seven-for-one stock split next month in a widely anticipated move designed to make the Internet video service’s shares more affordable to a bigger pool of investors.

06/23/2015

Netflix Headquarters

Los Gatos Online Video Leader Netflix To Expand Into Italy, Portugal In October

The move into 2 more European countries was announced Saturday, just a few days after the company unveiled plans to begin selling its service in Spain.

06/06/2015

A block diagrams of a building constructed on a three part foundation system.  (Arx Pax, LLC)

Hovering Homes? Bay Area Tech Company Files Patent To ‘Float’ Buildings During Earthquakes, Floods

A Bay Area company responsible for creating what could be the first functioning hoverboard thinks it now has a way to keep a building from moving during a major earthquake with the very same technology.

06/04/2015

2-alarm house fire in Monte Sereno. (CBS SF)

5 People Escape From House Fire In Monte Sereno

Five people escaped from a 2-alarm house fire in Monte Sereno Tuesday morning but their cat remains missing.

06/02/2015

Netflix

Netflix Users Freaking Out Over Rumors Of 3rd Party Ads Coming To Streaming Service

Netflix users have been freaking out Monday over rumors that the streaming content service will begin testing third party advertisements while movies and shows play.

06/01/2015

(USGS)

Magnitude 2.4 Earthquake Rattles The South Bay Near Campbell

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 2.4 earthquake has struck in the South Bay.

04/16/2015

Netflix

Netflix Boosts CEO’s Pay 43 Percent After Service Raises Prices, But Still Adds Subscribers

Netflix boosted CEO Reed Hastings’ pay by 43 percent to $11.1 million last year as the Internet video service raised its prices and still added the most subscribers in its history.

04/10/2015

Waking Adrian Bailey (Los Gatos Police Dept.)

Former South Bay Youth Counselor Faces Life In Prison For Molesting Troubled, Disabled Kids

A 36-year-old man faces a life sentence following his conviction for sexually abusing four children while serving as a counselor for troubled and disabled youths in Los Gatos and San Jose from 2007 to 2011, a prosecutor said Friday.

03/06/2015

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Silicon Valley Startup Could Redefine Dental Care With New Toothpaste

A Silicon Valley startup wants you to think differently about the way you care for your mouth.

03/03/2015

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