Breakthrough Prize, The 'Oscars Of Science,' Pairs Hollywood Stars With Silicon Valley EliteIt was a meeting among earthlings from the worlds of science, entertainment and tech that doesn't often happen. The 8th annual Breakthrough Prize, dubbed the "Oscars of Science," was at the NASA Ames Research Center Sunday.
Google's Alphabet Buying Fitbit For $2.1 BillionGoogle's parent company Alphabet announced Friday it was acquiring Bay Area wearable fitness tracking giant Fibit for $2.1 billion.
Google Falls Short On Third-Quarter ProfitGoogle parent company Alphabet reported mixed third-quarter results Monday, beating analyst expectations for revenue but falling short on profits.
Google Buys Sizable Plot Of Land In Gilroy To Use As Tree NurseryGoogle is planning to use a newly purchased plot of land in Gilroy to grow landscaping vegetation for its properties, according to an email to KPIX 5.
Stanford Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary Of StartX With Demo Day ExpoStartX, one of Silicon Valley’s long-running organizations founded to assist tech startups, celebrated a milestone this weekend.
SF-Based Cloudflare Pulls Plug On 'Hate-Filled' 8chan Message Board After El Paso ShootingSan Francisco-based web infrastructure and website security company Cloudflare, Inc. announced it was terminating its relationship with 8chan, the site on which the El Paso gunman apparently posted before he attacked.
Netflix Documentary 'The Great Hack' Explores Cambridge Analytica ScandalData has surpassed oil as the world's most valuable asset, according to the new Netflix documentary, 'The Great Hack.'
Top 5 Tech Tours In Silicon ValleyFive must-see places in Silicon Valley that tne public can visit...
In Silicon Valley, Men 69 Percent More Likely To Receive Higher Salary OfferWomen in Silicon Valley are being offered -- and paid -- less than men for the same jobs. Even in 2016.
Tech Startups Compete To Win $1 Million On New Intel-Funded Reality ShowFive judges will pick a $1 million winner among technology startups on a new Intel-funded competition TV show, "America's Greatest Makers."
Apple Unveiling Event Drawing Little Passion From FansIt wouldn’t be an Apple event without some hoopla. But the company’s upcoming product announcement on Monday doesn’t seem to be stirring much passion.
Engineers, Entrepreneurs Hoping To Re-Engineer Humans For Skill, StrengthA growing number of engineers, biohackers and entrepreneurs hope one day we’ll all be super human
Workers, Activists Meet With U.S. Labor Secretary Over 'Gig' Jobs That Offer No BenefitsThere is a new push to make sure that the thousands of people in the Bay Area working jobs that provide full-time work but no full-time benefits are not having their rights violated, which is why workers and activists met Tuesday with the US Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez.
Liam Mayclem Reflects On David BowieVIDEO: On June 1999, David Bowie was interviewed by Liam Mayclem for "Internet Tonight"...
Mobile App Connects Victims Of Violence With Safe Spaces