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Network While You Browse During Online Job Searches

Websites with job information like Monster and Craigslist have been around for more than a decade, but if you want to increase your chances of getting hired, you’re going to want to make connections and network.

12/16/2014

A Safeway delivery truck. (CBS)

Online Safeway Shoppers Overcharged According To California Judge

Safeway customers who bought groceries online recently may be due a refund.

12/15/2014

A demonstrator wears a mask during a protest inside the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) Civic Center station on August 15, 2011 in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Hacker Group Anonymous Claims Credit For Oakland, OPD Website Shutdowns

The city of Oakland and the Oakland Police Department websites have been out intermittently since Tuesday night and the hacker group Anonymous is taking responsibility.

12/10/2014

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Online Holiday Shoppers Beware: Cyber Criminals Preying On Easy Targets

A few wrong computer clicks could land you in trouble this holiday shopping season.

12/01/2014

A package delivered by San Francisco-based start-up Doorman. (Doorman via Facebook)

With Online Holiday Shopping Season In Full Swing, San Francisco Start-Up Doorman Aims To Keep Packages Safe

Doorman allows people to get their packages delivered to them, rather than have packages left at their house or missed delivery stickers posted on their door.

11/28/2014

Screenshot of MyRedBook.com after being shut down by the FBI on June 25, 2014. (CBS)

Woman Pleads Guilty To Helping Run Bay Area Prostitution Website MyRedBook

A woman from the Sacramento suburb of Rocklin accused of helping run a website that advertised prostitution services changed her plea to guilty Thursday, according to court documents.

11/21/2014

SFMTA Parking Ticket (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SFMTA Make It Easier To Contest a Citation While Going Green

Fighting a ticket can be less stressful by going on to the SFMTA’s new online portal…

11/21/2014

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Secretive ‘Facebook At Work’ Social Network Could Rival LinkedIn

The days of using Facebook at work as a guilty pleasure may soon be over. The Social Media giant is reportedly developing a new site for the office called “Facebook at Work.”

11/17/2014

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Bay Area Security Firm Hires ‘White Hat Hackers’ To Find Vulnerabilities In Digital Systems

Cyber-crime is big business in the digital age, so a Bay Area security firm has hired a sophisticated group of hackers to break into computer systems.

10/23/2014

HBO's "Silicon Valley" promotional poster says "Where everyone wants to be an icon," but at a Bay Area visit, Jesse Jackson says the real Silicon Valley needs to remember that Blacks also want to be an icon, and increase outreach.
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HBO Announces Plans To Rival Netflix With Stand-Alone Streaming Service

At an investor meeting at parent Time Warner Inc. on Wednesday CEO Richard Plepler said the move will target the 80 million homes in the U.S. that do not have HBO but may want access to its content.

10/15/2014

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