Treasure Island

Sources told KPIX 5 that that Google is building a floating marketing center for Google Glass off Treasure Island. (CBS)

Google’s Secrecy Surrounding Barge May Backfire

Google is erecting a four-story structure in the heart of the San Francisco Bay but is managing to conceal its purpose by constructing it on docked barges instead of on land, where city building permits and public plans are mandatory.

11/05/2013

KPIX 5 hired a boat to get an up close view of a barge off Treasure Island believed to be a secret project by Google. (CBS)

Google’s Secret Revealed: Barge To Offer High-End Showrooms, Party Deck

Google’s mysterious floating barge on San Francisco Bay will feature luxury showrooms and a party deck for the tech giant to market Google Glass and other gadgets to invitation-only clients, multiple sources told KPIX 5.

10/31/2013

KPIX 5 hired a boat to get an up close view of a barge off Treasure Island believed to be a secret project by Google. (CBS)

Coast Guard Comments On Mysterious Google Barge

Google is staying silent about a mysterious barge off Treasure Island. Meanwhile, KPIX 5 has received comment from the U.S. Coast Guard about the project, and has obtained details about the barges and who owns them.

10/30/2013

Sources told KPIX 5 that that Google is building a floating marketing center for Google Glass off Treasure Island. (CBS)

San Francisco Mayor Left In The Dark By Google Over Mystery Barge

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and other local officials said Google has left them in the dark about a massive barge off Treasure Island, days after KPIX 5 first reported on the mysterious project.

10/29/2013

Sources told KPIX 5 that that Google is building a floating marketing center for Google Glass off Treasure Island. (CBS)

Twitter Persona Surfaces For Mystery ‘Google Barge’

A new Twitter presence surfaced Monday, just days after KPIX 5 reported that Google is believed to be building floating structures to market Google Glass — the cutting edge wearable computer that the company has under development.

10/29/2013

Sources told KPIX 5 that that Google is building a floating marketing center for Google Glass off Treasure Island. (CBS)

Google Reportedly Building More Floating Structures Outside Bay Area

After KPIX 5 reported on Google’s mysterious project on a barge off Treasure Island, reports have surfaced of the tech giant building similar floating structures outside of the Bay Area.

10/28/2013

Sources told KPIX 5 that that Google is building a floating marketing center for Google Glass off Treasure Island. (CBS)

Massive Barge On San Francisco Bay Likely Secret Google Facility

KPIX 5 has learned a mysterious barge floating on Treasure Island belongs to Google. But the project may be sunk before it ever opens for business.

10/25/2013

Drivers shut off their cars during a shutdown of the Bay Bridge Friday afternoon while police investigated a suspicious package on Treasure Island. (CBS)

Suspicious Device Wreaks Havoc On Bay Bridge

A suspicious device forced authorities to temporarily shut the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on Friday afternoon, snarling traffic on both sides of the bridge.

07/26/2013

Crime scene tape, police line, generic

Man’s Body Found Floating In San Francisco Bay

A man’s body was found in the Bay on Tuesday evening, San Francisco police said Wednesday.

05/01/2013

Hunters Point Shipyard in San Francisco. (US Navy)

Chinese Financing For Major SF Housing Developments Falls Through

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee confirmed on Thursday that efforts to secure Chinese financing for the Lennar Corp.- Hunters Point Shipyard and Treasure Island housing developments were unsuccessful.

04/11/2013

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