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The Yahoo logo is seen on a sign outside of the company's headquarters in Sunnyvale. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Yahoo Acquires Mobile App Firm Stamped

Yahoo Inc. has purchased a mobile app developer, Stamped, the first acquisition under new CEO Marissa Mayer.


A man uses two smartphones. (Indranil Mukherjee/AFP/Getty Images)

San Jose Hopes To Soon Feature Fastest Free WiFi In US

San Jose is beefing up its free downtown Wi-Fi network in the hopes that speeds will soon be the fastest in the U.S. San Jose was among the first large cities to implement free wireless internet access to anyone downtown in 2004. Now that network is being rebooted.


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

Google Opens Online Music Store In Challenge To Apple

Google is unveiling its much-anticipated digital music store as it opens a new front in its battle with Apple to provide services over mobile devices.


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Tech Report: Bugs Haunt Apple New iOS 5 Users

Users of Apple Inc.’s new iOS5 operating system are reporting a number of problems with the new system, which became available Wednesday as a free update for the iPhone 4 and 3GS, both iPad models and later versions of the iPod Touch.


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Google To Buy Motorola Mobility For $12.5 Billion

Google’s purchase of Motorola Mobility shows the internet giant is serious about expanding beyond its core business and setting the agenda in the fast-growing mobile market.

CBS San Francisco–08/15/2011

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Emeryville Company Looks To Integrate Mobile Technologies

Emeryville-based MobiTV is looking to continue its efforts to distribute video content over a number of mobile devices.


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Report Finds Apple Leading Mobile Computer Market

Including the iPad, Apple Inc. sold 17.2 percent of mobile computers worldwide in the October-December quarter, according to a report published Wednesday by research group DisplaySearch.

CBS San Francisco–02/16/2011

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Foursquare Location Service Adds Comment, Photos

Foursquare, a popular location-sharing service for smart phones, is now letting you upload a photo of that tasty burger you’re about to bite into.

CBS San Francisco–12/20/2010

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Foursquare In Deal To Create TV Series Based On It

Foursquare, a popular startup that lets people share their location with friends through a mobile app, is working with production company Endemol USA to create a television series.

CBS San Francisco–12/02/2010


Wait Times Drop For California 911 Cellular Calls

Wait times are dropping and more Californians placing 911 cellular telephone calls are getting through to operators.

CBS San Francisco–11/29/2010