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Cheating website Ashley Madison hacked. (CBS News)

Website For Cheating Spouses Hacked, 37M Users’ Data At Risk

Ashley Madison, a controversial online social network that gears itself towards married people seeking to have affairs, has been hacked, and the company that owns it is being threatened with exposure of users’ personal information.

07/20/2015

The logo of social networking website 'Twitter' is displayed on a computer screen. (LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

Twitter’s TweetDeck Recovers From Brief Outage

Twitter’s Web tool for managing multiple handles and feeds is reportedly down for many users.

07/16/2015

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Petition Calling For Reddit CEO Ellen Pao’s Resignation Gains Over 177K Signatures

A petition calling for Ellen Pao to step down as Reddit’s CEO has collected over 100,000 signatures in less than three days.

07/06/2015

The Golden State Warriors and their fans celebrate a victory in Game Five of the Western Conference Finals against the Houston Rockets during the 2015 NBA Playoffs on May 27, 2015 at ORACLE Arena in Oakland, California. (Photo by Adam Pantozzi/NBAE via Getty Images)

New Website Pops Up Post-Warriors Win To Answer One Question: Is Oakland On Fire?

Since the Bay Area has a history of celebrating big sports wins in a reckless way, many were a little worried at the idea of exactly what would happen in Oakland after the big win.

06/18/2015

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Fiorina.org Used To Shame GOP Hopeful’s Hewlett-Packard Legacy After Candidate Fails To Grab Domain

CarlyForPresident.com is a slick website filled with background on Republican Presidential hopeful Carly Fiorina. Fiorina.org is not.

05/05/2015

Microsoft website that tries to guess the age of a person in a photo. (CBS)

Microsoft Website Aims At Guessing Your Age By Using Facing Recognition Software

how-old.net allows users to upload a photo, and the website will try to guess the age of the person in that photo.

04/30/2015

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San Francisco Website The Bold Italic To Cease Operations

“It’s been a great run and we supremely thank everyone who has supported us along the way.”

04/07/2015

Screenshot of Silk Road, a black market marketplace of drugs and other illegal services. The website has been closed after the arrest of Ross William Ulbricht in San Francisco on October 1, 2013. (CBS)

DEA, Secret Service Agents Charged With Stealing Digital Currency During Silk Road Investigation

Two former federal agents have been charged with stealing digital currency during their investigation into an online black market that allowed users to buy and sell drugs and other illegal items.

03/30/2015

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Most Of SF’s Airbnb Listings Technically Illegal As Homeowners Struggle With Rigorous New Application Process

Many San Franciscans say they haven’t been able to register their homes or apartments under the city’s new short-term vacation rental law since it went into effect last month.

03/04/2015

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75,000 Already On Waiting List For Elite SF Dating Site ‘The League’

It’s been billed as the dating app for people that don’t need a dating app, but apparently there are thousands of Bay Area residents clamoring for inclusion in “The League.”

02/09/2015

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