Oakland Mayor Quan Defends Herself Against Cellphone Use Claims After Weekend CrashOakland Mayor Jean Quan is looking into getting a staff or volunteer driver after her involvement in a West Oakland car crash Sunday where witnesses say she ran a red light and was talking on her cell phone.
Warning: Your Employer Could Wipe Your Cellphone, Laptop, Tablet -- Clean If you have opted to use your own device at work be warned: that convenience could end up costing you money and all your memories.
Richmond Hit And Run Driver Talking On Cellphone Before Crashing, Pinning VictimsA driver talking on his cellphone crashed into another vehicle, injuring two people, then left his car pinning the victims inside and fled the scene, according to Richmond police.
Hundreds Attend Funeral For Teen Killed By Train In MartinezDressed in pink and black, hundreds of people packed a Pleasant Hill church Friday morning to remember a 14-year-old girl who was tragically struck and killed by a train in Martinez earlier this week.
8th Grader's Dropped Cellphone May Have Led To Deadly Martinez Train WreckA 14-year-old girl was fatally struck by a freight train traveling through Martinez Sunday evening, police said. A family friend said she ran back to get her phone and was sucked under the train as it approached.
New Wireless Technology Promises Broadband On Any Mobile Device
Man Arrested For Burglarizing Petaluma Cellular StoresA 30-year-old man who burglarized multiple cellphone stores in Petaluma was arrested on Friday night, a police sergeant said.
Sean Penn Goes Off On A Fan At A San Francisco HotelTMZ caught footage of actor Sean Penn at the St. Regis Hotel flipping out on another person over a failed sneak attempt to get Penn's photo...
UC Berkeley Student Robbed At GunpointA University of California at Berkeley student was robbed by two men near Moffitt Library Sunday night, university police said.
Larry Magid: Americans Addicted To SmartphonesA new survey found that Americans use their smartphones in some very strange places and at very strange times.
Teen Girl Knocked Unconscious, Robbed In SF Mall BathroomA 15-year-old girl was knocked unconscious and had her cellphone stolen in a bathroom at the Westfield San Francisco Centre on Tuesday afternoon, police said Wednesday.
Tech Report: Sony's 'Phablet'-Size Matters The latest rumor is that Sony plans to introduce what it calls the “phablet” very soon.
Bay Area Startup Creates Technology To Let Gun Owners Remotely Disable WeaponsA high-tech startup is wading into the gun control debate with a cellphone controller that would allow gun owners to know when their weapon is being moved—and disable it remotely.
San Francisco Gives Up Battle For Cell Phone Radiation LabelsSan Francisco appears to be giving up its battle for an ordinance that would require retailers to warn customers about cellphone radiation and its health effects.
Court Rules Using Cell Phone For GPS Violates Hands-Free Driving LawsA fresh court ruling in California states that using a phone solely for navigation is a violation of hands-free laws.