Tech Behemoths, Digital Startups Struggle to Counter East Bay 'News Desert'Ownership changes and consolidations have left the East Bay with just a single daily newspaper. Can online media operations adequately serve this thriving region which Congressman Mark DeSaulnier has called a "news desert?"
Pres. Trump Slams California Leaders Over SF Homelessness CrisisOver the Christmas holiday, President Donald Trump put the blame on House speaker Nancy Pelosi and California Governor Gavin Newsom for not cleaning up San Francisco's homeless problem.
Pelosi Impeachment Tactics Trigger Trump Twitter FuryThe holiday vacation Pres. Trump once viewed as the precursor to a vindictive Senate trial has turned into a deadlocked interlude as he battles House speaker Nancy Pelosi over the time and place for his symbolic day in court.
Reward: 10 Canine Social Media Stars Dognapped From Stockton HomeA Stockton woman is offering a reward after someone broke into her home and stole ten French and English bulldogs.
Twitter Removes Nearly 6,000 Saudi Accounts For Platform ManipulationTwitter has identified and removed nearly 6,000 accounts that it said were part of a coordinated effort by Saudi government agencies and individuals to advance the country's geopolitical interests.
Facebook To Tackle Efforts To Interfere With 2020 US CensusFacebook plans to clamp down on attempts to use its services to interfere with the 2020 U.S. census.
Social Video Service TikTok Unblocks U.S. Teen Who Posted on China MuslimsChinese-owned video app TikTok says it has unblocked a U.S. teenager and restored her viral video condemning China’s treatment of its Muslim minority.
Twitter Rethinks Plan To Delete Inactive Accounts Amid Concerns About Dead UsersTwitter is rethinking part of its plan to remove inactive accounts from the service starting next month after receiving feedback that it would be effectively eliminating posts from some people who've died.
USF Student In Custody After Alleged Online Threats Prompt Campus AlertOfficers took a University of San Francisco student into custody on Sunday after the student allegedly made threats online, prompting rumors of a shooter on campus.
Amnesty International Calls Facebook, Google Rights AbusersAmnesty International issued a scathing indictment of the world’s dominant internet corporations.
Reddit Warns Trump Supporters Against 'Systematic Harassment' Of Potential WhistleblowerReddit has warned users of its forum for President Trump supporters that "systematic harassment" of the alleged potential whistleblower "must stop immediately."