SMART Gets Grant For Rail Service To LarkspurSonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit has been awarded $22.5 million to connect the passenger train service between the San Rafael train station to the Golden Gate Bridge District’s Larkspur Ferry Terminal.
Train Filled With Hazardous Materials Sitting On Sonoma County Tracks Sparks Legal FightIn Sonoma County, a train, filled with hazardous materials is sitting abandoned on the tracks as a fight over who is responsible for moving it drags on.
Big Step Forward For Bike, Pedestrian Path Linking Sonoma & Marin CountiesA planned 36-mile-long bicycle and pedestrian pathway linking Sonoma and Marin counties took a giant step forward Thursday.
Could Robotic Grape Surgery Be The Tipping Point For Robo Buses, Robo Security Guards, Even Robo News Articles?At some point, it's inevitable that machines will become better than humans at certain tasks. For surgeons, that day may be here soon but what about city buses, security cameras, and even journalists writing articles like this one?
Sonoma, Marin County Residents Get First Glimpse Of SMART Commuter Train In CotatiMarin and Sonoma County officials and residents got their first look at the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit commuter trains that are scheduled to begin trips between the two counties starting in 2016.
NASA And San Francisco Company Partner To Make Smart Glasses For AstronautsNASA is tapping Osterhout Design Group to help create smart eyeglasses for astronauts.
Berkeley Company Unveils Top-Secret Fabric That Makes Smart Technology WearableWearable smart technology can transform ordinary clothes into the kind of attire fit for a James Bond movie. Berkeley-based BeBop Sensors unveiled a new fabric Monday, that is so intelligent, they kept it top-secret.
Performer will.i.am Unveils Smartwatch At San Francisco Dreamforce ConferencePerformer will.i.am unveiled a wearable device that can make calls, email, text, and stream music at the Dreamforce Conference in San Francisco Wednesday.
Walnut Creek Parking Meter Glitch Fixed After Malfunction Produced Unwarranted TicketsA glitch found in some new downtown Walnut Creek parking meters that left at least 100 drivers with unwarranted parking tickets has been fixed.
Rare Chimera Redwood Tree Finds New Home In CotatiThe fate of a rare redwood tree in Cotati has been decided after the SMART agency agreed on a new location near the city's new rail station.
Hearing Aids Getting Smaller, Smarter With New TechnologyAs baby boomers age, smartphone technology is making way for smarter hearing aids.
Google Holding Contest For Right To Buy New Internet GlassesGoogle is giving a few more people a chance to pay $1,500 for a pair of the Internet-connected glasses that the company is touting as the next breakthrough in mobile computing.