Does It Feel Like The ‘Do Not Call’ List Isn’t Working? This May Be WhyMany people who have been on the 'National Do Not Call Registry' for years say at some point it started to feel like it just wasn't working.
SoCal Company Begins Marketing First Personal Earthquake Warning DeviceBy now you may have heard that voice that warns earthquake researchers of coming quakes, but in the future the heads up may be coming out of your own phone.
CHP Officer Accused In Nude Pic Theft From Female Suspect's Phone Appears In Martinez CourtA former Dublin-area California Highway Patrol officer charged with computer theft for allegedly stealing explicit photos from female suspects’ cellphones appeared in a Martinez courtroom Monday but did not enter a plea.
San Francisco Uber Driver Accused Of Forcibly Pulling Rider From Car, Smashing Her Phone In Dispute Over DirectionsAn Uber driver allegedly forcibly pulled a passenger out of his car before smashing her smartphone as she tried to record the incident in San Francisco.
Performer will.i.am Unveils Smartwatch At San Francisco Dreamforce ConferencePerformer will.i.am unveiled a wearable device that can make calls, email, text, and stream music at the Dreamforce Conference in San Francisco Wednesday.
iPhone 6 Plus Only Costs $15.50 More Than '6' To Make, Despite $100 Price Difference For ConsumersApple’s largest iPhone is selling for $100 more than its other new model, but a new report says it costs Apple only $15.50 more to make the more expensive version.
Napa Earthquake First Major Bay Area Quake In Smart Phone, Social Media Technology AgeThe 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.
California Court Rules Companies Must Reimburse Employees For Work-Related Cell Phone CallsIf you use your cell phone for work you could be seeing more money in your paycheck.
Could Cops Use Phone 'Kill Switch' To Shut Down Ferguson-Style Protests?Governor Jerry Brown is expected to sign a California bill into law requiring all new phones to have a shutdown feature known as a “kill switch,” but protests in Ferguson, Missouri have sparked a last-ditch effort to stop the bill.
You May Soon Be Able To Charge Your Phone Using A TattooA tattoo developed by researchers at University of California, San Diego and presented this week at a major conference in San Francisco may just be the phone charger of the future.
Local Callers Must Dial 415 When 628 Area Code Debuts Next YearStarting next February, San Francisco and Marin County residents will have to do something they've never done before: dial the numbers 4-1-5 when making a phone call.
Thieves Steal $500K Worth Of Phone Chargers From Union City WarehouseA Union City electronics company became the latest Silicon Valley business burglarized for its high-tech gear.
Jump On Tomorrow: SJSU SWAT Drill, Free Mammograms, AT&T Park Fight Suspects In Court, Amazon Phone, Zach Braff FilmIf you are near San Jose State University Friday morning, expect to see a lot of police cars and SWAT teams, but don’t worry – it’s only a drill.
Marin Police Warn Of Phone Scam Involving Missed Jury DutyThe Central Marin Police Authority is warning the public about a phone scam in which a scammer impersonates a law enforcement officer and threatens a resident with arrest for not appearing for jury duty unless the resident pays a fee.
Comcast 'Embarrassed' By Employee's Behavior During Service Cancellation Call With San Francisco CustomerCable and Internet giant Comcast is apologizing after a tech-savvy San Francsico customer posted eight minutes of telephone conversation online in which he tried repeatedly to get a customer service representative to disconnect his service.