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Cockpit Door Access Pad (Photo from Youtube Video Of Airbus Reinforced Cockpit Door Description and Procedure)

VIDEO: How Reinforced Cockpit Door Could Keep Out Germanwings Pilot, Despite Emergency Access Codes

Video shows how cockpit doors lock and how they can be opened in certain circumstances, but even the strongest blunt force is unable to break the newer, stronger reinforced doors.

03/26/2015

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HBO Cancels San Francisco-Based Series ‘Looking’

The show – which is based on gay friends living in San Francisco – was well-loved by critics, but ultimately, it’s viewership wavered too much to sustain itself. However, there’s a twist.

03/25/2015

Michael Lyon

Judge Bans Use Of Cameras For Fmr. Boy Scout Leader Convicted Of Secretly Recording Women Using Restroom

Superior Court Judge Ben Davidian imposed the no-camera rule on Friday as a condition of 59-year-old Michael Lyon’s bail.

03/21/2015

(Photo: Berkeleyside/Marty Schiffenbauer)

If You’ve Been Stealing This Berkeley Man’s Wall Street Journal, He Has A Message For You

Berkeley residents have a reputation for being politically active and getting things done in their community — typically with an extra flair.

03/19/2015

A bicyclist rides by a sign at the Google headquarters. March 10, 2010 MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Can The Tech Community Laugh At Itself? Watch This Satirical Video For The WellDeserved App

A fake app called, WellDeserved, lampoons the Bay Area’s shared economy companies. The video was so well done, many thought it was real. It won at last month’s Comedy Hack Day.

03/16/2015

Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity house (photo via Deutschlandreform/Wikimedia Commons)

SAE Fraternity’s Bay Area Chapters Disciplined For Bad Behavior In Recent Years, Banned At UC Davis

The national fraternity at the center of the Oklahoma University racist chant video has several large chapters in and around the Bay Area that have been investigated and disciplined for bad behavior in recent years.

03/10/2015

Glacier National Park (More Than Just Parks)

Video Project Aimed At Capturing True Beauty Of National Parks May Actually Do Just That

The More Than Just Parks project by brothers Will & Jim Pattiz is a multimedia experience aimed at giving you the feel of the parks you’ve never managed to explore on your own. Here are just a few of their photos:

03/06/2015

Light Plane

Caught On Video: Skydiver Suffers Seizure During Jump Before Instructor Pulls Ripcord, Saving Him

A skydiver posted video of himself having a seizure during a jump that quickly racked up views on YouTube.

03/01/2015

A rat (circled in red) was caught on video as it scurried among Singh's appliances.

Tenant Of Rat-Infested Sacto Apartment Catches Rodents On Video To Get Out Of Her Lease

A Sacramento-area apartment infested with rats lead to an ugly landlord-tenant showdown. Neither side would budge until a video camera caught the critters creeping around.

02/28/2015

Computer Server

FCC Votes In Favor Of Net Neutrality; Internet Activists Declare Victory

Internet activists declared victory over the nation’s big cable companies Thursday, after the Federal Communications Commission voted to impose the toughest rules yet on broadband service to prevent companies like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T from creating paid fast lanes and slowing or blocking web traffic.

02/26/2015

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