'Can You Hear Me Now?' Edward Snowden Joins Twitter, Follows NSAIn less than six hours of creating a Twitter account, former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden amassed over 640,000 followers -- six times more than the NSA's account.
Effort To Boost Super Bowl 50 Safety Earns Recognition From White HouseEfforts by local public and private entities to work together to boost safety in advance of Super Bowl 50 earned recognition from the White House in a statement released Monday.
Oakland Whole Foods Market Security Guard Fired After Violent Encounter With ShopperA security guard for Whole Foods Market in Oakland has been suspended after a violent incident allegedly took place Thursday night between the guard and a shopper, a Whole Foods spokesperson said.
Man Shot At Chris Brown Concert In San Jose Sues Singer, Venue For Not Providing Security For Fans, PTSDA man shot and wounded at a private party hosted by R & B singer Chris Brown at a San Jose nightclub last January has filed a lawsuit against the singer and the venue.
Stanford Tech Expert: Dream Of Free And Open Internet DyingThe dream of a free and open Internet is slowly being killed by overregulation, censorship and bad laws that don't stop the right people, a top computer crime defense lawyer says.
News Van Broken Into As Crew Covers Story In OaklandA KTVU news van was broken into while a crew covered a story in Oakland Tuesday morning.
California Lawmakers Demand Change To EDD Practice Of Putting Social Security Numbers On DocumentsLawmakers from both sides of the aisle are coming together following a report that revealed the state is putting millions at risk for identity theft by printing full social security numbers on documents being mailed.
Surveillance Power From Patriot Act Lapses With No Deal In Senate
Student Dumped From Wheelchair Files Lawsuit Against Oakland School DistrictAn Oakland High School student who was dumped out of his wheelchair by a campus security guard last year has filed a lawsuit against the school district.
Internet Users Unknowingly Connect To Xfinity Public Wi-Fi, Become Vulnerable To HackersKPIX 5 ConsumerWatch reporter Julie Watts discovered that Xfinity public WiFi may automatically connect you to its public network without your knowledge, even at home.
UC Berkeley Students Notified Of Data Breach Involving Social Security Numbers, Bank AccountsStudents at UC Berkeley were being notified of a data breach that may have exposed social security numbers and other personal information Thursday, according to Cal Officials.
Supervisor Jane Kim Leads Effort To Disarm San Francisco Muni’s Private Security GuardsSupervisor Jane Kim is leading an effort in San Francisco to disarm the private security guards who escort Muni fare box cash collectors, Critics say it would leave the Muni employees sitting ducks for robberies.