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Image from a YouTube video shows a BART Police officer wrestling a woman to the ground aboard a train as passengers look on. (Kareem Muslim/YouTube)

BART Police Reviews Arrest Caught On Camera Of Woman Slammed Down By Officer Aboard Train

BART police were reviewing an incident on a train at the Pittsburg/Bay Point station last week in which an officer slammed a woman to the ground as he attempted to detain her.

09/16/2014

(Sam Cossman/YouTube)

Caught On Camera: San Francisco Daredevil Descends Into Active Volcano

Spewing hot molten lava didn’t stop one San Francisco daredevil from descending down to the bottom of an active volcano.

09/11/2014

GoPro Unicycling In Moab (Credit GoPro via Youtube)

Off-Road Unicycling In Moab, Utah Latest GoPro Viral Content

As if user-generated content wasn’t enough, Bay Area uber-portable camera-maker GoPro’s (GPRO) viral marketing team is churning out awe-inspiring content that can reach more eyeballs than any paid media. This article itself is proof that it’s working. Who can resist off-road unicycling off boulders in Moab, Utah’s red rock canyons?

09/10/2014

Kurdish Peshmerga forces monitor positions of Islamic State (IS) fighters during a battle to retake the eastern town of Jalawla, 130 kilometres (80 miles) northeast of Baghdad.  (Photo credit should read JM LOPEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Bay Area Tech Companies Strategize To Scrub Internet Of ISIL Beheading Videos

YouTube and Twitter say they’ve closed the accounts of anyone who tries to post video showing the beheading of American journalists Steven Sotloff and James Foley.

09/03/2014

Students and teachers at a deaf camp covering Pharrell Williams' hit "Happy" with American Sign Language. (YouTube/CM7 Deaf Film Camp)

Student, Teacher At Fremont School Play Role In Sign Language Version Of ‘Happy’ Going Viral

A group of deaf film students have a hit music video on their hands, as their version of Pharrell Williams’ hit “Happy” has generated hundreds of thousands of views on YouTube.

09/03/2014

Texas Brewery Unveils 99-Pack Of Beer

A small Texas brewery unveiled a 99-pack of beer that will bring the more than seven-foot long cases to select stores in the Austin area this week.

08/31/2014

KCBS Instagram Feed After Napa Earthquake

Napa Earthquake First Major Bay Area Quake In Smart Phone, Social Media Technology Age

The strongest quake in 25 years plunges the Bay Area into a Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Web-fueled frenzy of sharing, commenting, laughing and lamenting as an entire community was joined by wireless communication and the Internet.

08/25/2014

Star Wars (credit: Lucasfilm/CBS News)

‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ Fundraiser Names Walk-On Winner

A Colorado man will get to go to a galaxy far, far away after his donation to charity won him a trip to the “Episode VII” film set…

08/12/2014

Christie Brinkley (credit: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

Christie Brinkley Instagrams Selfie at Billy Joel Concert

Watch as Brinkley dances to the song while in the front row of Joel’s Madison Square Garden gig…

08/11/2014

Image from a compilation video of 'fire challenges' shows a teenage girl after flammable fluid on her body was ignited. The fire was was quickly put out.  (Abdul/World Star Hip Hop)

Dangerous ‘Fire Challenge’ Game Trends Among Teens On Social Media; South Bay Fire Officials Issue Warning

Santa Clara County health officials Friday warned of the dangers of a national trend called “The Fire Challenge” where teens voluntarily light themselves on fire and post videos of it on Facebook and other social media.

08/08/2014

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