San Jose Police Computer System Crashed, Offline During Standoff That Killed OfficerIn the heart of Silicon Valley's biggest city, during a life or death struggle that claimed the life of a fellow officer, KPIX 5 has learned the mobile computers used by San Jose Police officers went completely offline for hours, forcing officers to use archaic radios and even placing individual cellphone calls to coordinate the emergency response.
From Radio Alice: Parody Campaign Mocks Latest iPhone AdsThe city of perpetual irreverence has again graced its population with a total joke: some geniuses have been co-opting ad placement posters around the city and replacing them with a parody of Apple’s “Shot With An iPhone 6″ ads.
24 Hours Without Facebook, Texting, Email: Some Go Offline For National Day Of UnpluggingCould you go 24 hours without your smartphone, tablet or computer? A non-profit organization is encouraging people across the country to try.
High-Tech Harnesses For Dogs Meant To Improve Bond With HumansScientists at North Carolina State University developed a new communication device for dogs in the form of a hig-tech harness. Don’t worry; our anchor Jeff Bell wasn’t familiar with them either.
Apple-1 Hand-Built By Wozniak Sells For $750K In New York AuctionAn Apple-1 that was hand-built by Steve Wozniak sold for a staggering amount in a New York auction Wednesday.
Government To Require Automobile Smart Technology That Allows Cars To Sense Impending CollisionsVehicles equipped with the safety technology could prevent thousands of crashes a year...
Brisbane Bar's Liquor License Suspended After Illegal Gambling Uncovered A Brisbane bar had its liquor license suspended Friday after illegal gambling was discovered on the premises during an investigation, the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control said today.
Can Meg Whitman save HP? New Lightwave Computer Dubbed 'The Machine' Is Do-Or-Die MomentPALO ALTO (CBS) -- A groundbreaking new computer that uses light, not just electricity to move and process data, and combines all the complex RAM, ROM and other memory in one place is just one of the do-or-die projects that Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman must be successful at for her company turnaround to succeed.
San Jose Burglary Suspect Arrested After Online Purchase Traced To Stolen Computer A man was arrested last week after Santa Clara County sheriff's deputies determined a stolen Apple computer was used to make an online purchase from his San Jose home.
'BlackShades' Malware Lets Cybercriminals Hijack Computer Webcams; 97 ChargedMore than a half-million computers in over 100 countries were infected by sophisticated malware that lets cybercriminals remotely hijack a computer and its webcam, authorities said as charges were announced Monday against nearly 100 people worldwide.
ATMs Vulnerable To Hackers After Windows XP DeadlineAt midnight, Microsoft stops supporting its Windows XP operating system, opening ATM’s around the country up to the possibility of a cyber attack.
Larry Magid: Windows Ending Support for XP, Upgrade Suggested This week marks the last day that Microsoft will offer support for its popular XP operating system. Our technology analyst has some advice on how you should prepare to upgrade if need be.
Passengers Sick, Fainting After SFO Computer Glitch Creates Huge DelaysA computer glitch caused major chaos for people arriving in the international terminal at SFO. There were reports some passengers became ill, and passed out from exhaustion.
Oakland Computer Tech Sentenced To 10-Years For Downloading Child Porn Onto Work ComputerA computer technician at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Thursday for downloading child pornography while at work, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office.
Computer Glitch Creates BART Delays System-Wide Bay Area Rapid Transit trains were delayed during and past the morning commute Monday due to a computer glitch, according to the agency.