App Linking Low-Tech Farmers To Hi-Tech Profits Wins PUSHTech2020 Start Up Pitch CompetitionWhen Reverend Jesse Jackson put dozens of investors with money to spend and bright African-American and Latino entrepreneurs with start-ups to fund in a room together sparks fly and magic happened.
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.
Study: Tech Companies Bypass Asians For Executive JobsA new study says major technology companies are far more likely to hire Asians as computer programmers than to promote them to become managers or executives.
$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.
San Jose Teen Wins Nation's Top High School Science Award For DNA Scanning ProjectA Bay Area high school student won one of three top prizes and $150,000 at the Intel Science Talent Search in Washington Tuesday.
Bay Area Businesses Among 379 Pushing Supreme Court To Declare Same-Sex Marriage Constitutional RightBay Area businesses ranging from the San Francisco Giants to Silicon Valley firms such as Google Inc. and Facebook Inc. are among 379 companies that asked the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday to declare a constitutional right to same-sex marriage.
Tech Companies Want To Use Your Face & Heartbeat To Access AccountsYour face or heartbeat could be the key to a future without remembering passwords and PIN numbers.
$415M Settlement Reached In Silicon Valley Tech Suit Over Salary FixingApple, Google and two other Silicon Valley companies have agreed to pay $415 million in a second attempt to resolve a class-action lawsuit alleging they formed an illegal cartel to prevent their workers from leaving for better-paying jobs.
Dow Plunges More Than 450 Points; Nasdaq Losses Reach 'Correction' LevelU.S. stocks tumbled across indexes Wednesday as fears of a global economic slowdown intensified, with the Dow Jones industrial average in its fourth day of consecutive losses - plunging more than 400 points.
Judge Rejects $324.5M Settlement Of Silicon Valley Hiring LawsuitA federal judge rejected as too low a $324.5 million settlement of a class-action lawsuit alleging Google and Apple conspired with several other technology companies to block their top workers from getting better job offers.
Facial-Recognition Vehicles In Development Through Intel & FordAutomobiles will one day "know" who is in the driver’s seat, literally…
Larry Magid: Intel To Eliminate PC Cables By 2016 If the back of your computer looks like a bird's nest you'll be happy with Intel’s announcement this week. The chip maker is aiming to eliminate all those pesky PC cables by 2016.
60,000 Tech Workers To Average $4,000 In Settlement Of Silicon Valley Hiring LawsuitNearly 60,000 high-tech workers are likely to receive an average of $4,000 apiece in a settlement of a class-action lawsuit alleging Apple and Google conspired in an illegal cartel of Silicon Valley employers that secretly refused to recruit each other's engineers.
Google, Apple, Intel, Adobe Settle High-Tech Workers' LawsuitGoogle, Apple, Intel and Adobe Systems have settled a class-action lawsuit alleging they conspired to prevent their engineers and other highly sought technology workers from getting better job offers from one another.
Intel Reports Lower 1Q Net Income, Higher RevenueIntel's earnings fell in the first three months of the year amid a continued slump in the worldwide PC market, but revenue grew slightly because of solid demand for tablet processors and its data center services.