Tech Expert Teaches Computer Basics To East Bay Families
Apple Defies Trend Of Declining PC SalesWhile other major computer-makers saw shipments fall in 2015, Apple increased the number of Macs it shipped worldwide last year, according to estimates from two research firms on Tuesday.
Google Reportedly Merging Android, Chrome OSGoogle’s Android operating system, which is used to run smartphones and other mobile devices, will soon operate personal computers, according to a published report.
Burglars Swipe Computers From 9 Offices On UC Berkeley CampusCampus police at the University of California at Berkeley are investigating a burglary that occurred at the school last week, involving 9 offices that had been broken into.
Teenagers Create Free Program To Teach Other Kids Computer CodingMost high school students would rather spend their summer vacations far away from the classroom. But Jefferson Award winners Vineet Kosaraju and Nikhil Cheerla are choosing to go back to school, and this time they are the teachers.
Want A High-Paying STEM Job? Start HereJill Schlesinger has tips for snagging a high demand STEM job.
FCC Looking To Close Digital Divide: 21 Percent Of Californians Either Have No Internet Or Still Use Dial UpCalifornia is slowly closing the digital divide, but a new survey shows millions of Californians still rely on dial-up Internet service or aren’t online at all. The federal government is looking to change that.
Computer Glitch Delaying Doyle Drive Project Fixed, Completion Date Still Uncertain The computer glitch in the safety system that forced the cancellation of the opening of the new Doyle Drive tunnels last week has been fixed.
Intel Pledges $5 Million To Oakland Schools For STEM, Computer Science ProgramIntel has pledged $5 million over the next five years to create a pilot project Oakland schools that will produce hundreds of computer scientists.
Starbucks Computer Glitch Disrupts Stores In Bay Area, Throughout U.S. And CanadaStarbucks locations in the Bay Area and throughout the United States and Canada were impacted by a computer glitch that lasted for several hours on Friday.
Twin Brothers Teaching Millions Of Kids That Coding Can Be FunOne in ten elementary and middle school students are learning how to code, and thousands of instructors are learning how to teach programming, because of twin brothers with a single vision.
$100 Google Chromebit Turns Any TV Into A Full ComputerThis summer, Google is unveiling a full computer that will cost less than $100. It looks like a memory stick or maybe a high-tech highlighter, but it's actually a full-fledged quad core processor computer with 16 gig hard drive and 2 gigs of ram. Just plug it into any TV with an HDMI port available.
Apple Co-Founder Wozniak Worries About Computers Taking Over HumanityWhile he is excited about new technological advances at Apple, including a new smartwatch and a rumored driverless car, company co-founder Steve Wozniak said he is worried about artificial intelligence and the possibility of computers taking over humanity.
Russian Hackers Steal 1.2 Billion Internet PasswordsRussian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series of Internet heists affecting 420,000 websites, according to a report published Tuesday.
Twitter Announces Partnership With San Francisco Non-Profit To Teach Tech Skills To Homeless, Low-Income FamiliesTwitter is joining forces with a San Francisco non-profit organization to teach tech skills to local homeless and low-income families.