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A man spray-paints a lawn in Southern California during a severe drought. (CBS)

SoCal Homeowners Spray-Painting Lawns Green To Avoid Water Fees During Drought

Homeowners in Los Angeles are facing tough choices in keeping their lawns green during a devastating drought, pushing some far enough to spray paint them.

07/20/2014

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EBMUD To Ask Customers To Cut Back Usage While Buying Water To Fill Reservoirs

The East Bay Municipal Utility District’s board of directors voted Tuesday to ask their customers to continue voluntarily cutting their water use by 10 percent because the dry winter has reduced the amount of water in the agency’s reservoirs.

04/22/2014

Water Faucet

Dublin, San Ramon Residents & Businesses Asked To Cut Water Usage Due To Drought

Residents and businesses in Dublin and parts of San Ramon are being asked to voluntarily cut their water use by 20 percent to get through the state’s current drought.

02/20/2014

A view of and Apple iPhone displaying the Facebook app's splash screen May 10, 2012 in Washington, DC. Social-networking giant Facebook will go public on the NASDAQ May 18 with its initial public offering, trading under the symbol FB, in an effort to raise $10.6 billion. (Brenden Smialowski/AFP/GettyImages)

Facebook Use Intensifying Among Teens, Adults, Contrary To The Buzz About A Decline

Facebook just celebrated its 10th birthday, and despite some gloomy suggestions for the social network’s future, use is intensifying.

02/13/2014

Samsung Debuts Its New Flagship Smartphone, The Galaxy S IV

Larry Magid: New Website Shows Amount Apps Drain Data Plans

KnowMyApp.org looks at typical scenarios for each app, and estimates how much data that will use up.

12/30/2013

Facebook

Facebook Use Linked To Increased Weight, Credit Card Debt New Study Finds

Spending time on Facebook could leave users with an increased waistline, and decreased self-control, according to a new study.

12/17/2012

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