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Gas is flared as waste from the Monterey Shale formation where gas and oil extraction using hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is on the verge of a boom on March 22, 2014 near Buttonwillow, California. (David McNew/Getty Images)

California Environmental Protection Agency Maps Areas Most Burdened By Pollution

The science-based tool used by state officials identifies the portions of the state that have higher pollution burdens and vulnerabilities than other areas, and therefore are most in need of assistance.

04/23/2014

Apple Senior VP of iPhone Software Scott Forstall demonstrates the new map application featured on iOS 6 during the keynote address during the 2012 Apple WWDC keynote address at the Moscone Center on June 11, 2012. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Taiwan Asks Apple To Blur Image Of New Radar Station On Map

Taiwan is asking Apple Inc. to blur a map image of its new $1.4 billion early warning radar station that can detect aircraft and missiles coming from as far as western China.

10/09/2012

Apple Senior VP of iPhone Software Scott Forstall demonstrates the new map application featured on iOS 6 during the keynote address during the 2012 Apple WWDC keynote address at the Moscone Center on June 11, 2012. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Apple Hype Tough To Live Up To

KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid said Apple has high standards to live up to regarding each new product launch.

10/02/2012

Apple Senior VP of iPhone Software Scott Forstall demonstrates the new map application featured on iOS 6 during the keynote address during the 2012 Apple WWDC keynote address at the Moscone Center on June 11, 2012. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple ‘Extremely Sorry’ For Maps Frustration

Apple CEO Tim Cook said the company is “extremely sorry” for the frustration that its maps application has caused and it’s doing everything it can to make it better.

09/28/2012

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Google, Apple Maps Raise New Privacy Concerns

New York Senator Charles Schumer is raising new privacy questions as Internet giants Apple and Google announce plans to use ultra-powerful mapping technology.

06/20/2012

(CBS)

New Quake Faults Uncovered West Of Lake Tahoe

Scientists studying earthquake faults in the mountains west of Lake Tahoe say new high-resolution imaging technology has uncovered more substantial seismic hazards than previously believed.

05/29/2012

A sign is displayed outside of the Google headquarters in Mountain View. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Error On Google Places Problematic For Businesses

A glitch in Google Places has some companies that are open for business appear as if they’re permanently closed on Google Maps.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–09/06/2011

The first draft of the California Citizens Redistricting Commission's Congressional District map. (California Citizens Redistricting Commission)

New California Political Maps To Favor Democrats

A citizens commission established by voters to independently create California’s legislative and congressional districts delivered its first set of maps Friday, voting to adopt new boundaries that appear to increase the reach of majority Democrats.

CBS San Francisco–07/29/2011

(AP)

Phil Matier: Republicans Angered Over Proposed Redistricting Maps

The independent commission set up to redraw the boundaries of California’s legislative, Congressional and Board of Equalization districts, is putting the finishing touches on those new maps.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/26/2011

The first draft of the California Citizens Redistricting Commission's Congressional District map. (California Citizens Redistricting Commission)

New District Maps Promise To Reshape California Politics

An independent citizens panel has released its draft of new maps for California’s congressional and legislative districts in a process that could reshape California’s political landscape.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/10/2011

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