Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg To Tear Down Neighboring Palo Alto HomesFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg plans to tear down four homes around his Palo Alto residence and rebuild them to his liking.
Facebook Dropping Input From News Outlets For ‘Trending Topics’Facebook says it is dropping its reliance on news outlets to help determine what gets posted as a "trending topic" on the giant social network, a move adopted after a backlash over a report saying it suppressed conservative views.
Device Uses Electric Shock To Zap Users Out Of Bad HabitsA new device promises to smash your bad habits in a shocking way – by zapping you with electricity.
Warriors Given 76-Percent Chance Of Beating Thunder In Western FinalsIf you are placing any bets on the NBA finals, there’s a professor in Merced who has a pretty good success rate in picking basketball series winners who might have the inside track for you.
Lyft Testing 24-Hours In Advance Ride SchedulingRide-hailing service Lyft says it’s testing a feature that would let users schedule a trip up to 24 hours in advance.
'Chewbacca Mom's' Infectious Laugh Draws More Than 135 Million ViewsCandace Payne from Texas, who spontaneously donned a "Star Wars" Chewbacca mask she bought for a Facebook video says she feels like she deserves a gold medal after the post garnered over 135 million views...
Solar Impulse Sun-Powered Plane Lands In Wright Brothers' HometownA solar-powered airplane has touched down in the Ohio hometown of two of America's most well-known aviation pioneers on the latest leg of its around-the-world journey.
Bay Area Scientists Craft Plan To Defend Earth From Killer AsteroidsScientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory are testing meteorites with lasers to develop a strategy to divert deep-space asteroids before they impact earth.
Patients Move Into New Zuckerberg SF General Trauma CenterDozens of patients at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital were transferred to a new main hospital and trauma center Saturday.
12 Rescued From Elevator On Facebook Campus In Menlo ParkOn Friday, Menlo Park firefighters rescued twelve people from an elevator at Facebook Building 20 on the social media company's campus.
Silicon Valley Execs Join Campaign To End Childhood HungerSilicon Valley, for all its wealth and prestige, has plenty of problems. Traffic and affordable housing are the usual suspects, but there's a less well known issue not far from the glittering tech campuses.
Police Investigate Firebombing At Google HeadquartersAn incendiary device ignited a fire late Thursday night at the offices of digital giant Google, damaging a Google Earth demo car and leaving a large singe mark on one of the buildings.