Microsoft Embraces Collaboration In $7.5B Deal For GitHubMicrosoft is paying $7.5 billion for the popular coder hangout GitHub as the maker of Windows further embraces the types of open-source projects it used to shun.
5 Tips For Making Your Window Treatments Stand OutIf you're looking for a quick and easy way to freshen up a room, always start with the windows. It's a sure fire way to liven up the look of your living space.
Rogue Wave Blows Out Windows Of Pacifica RestaurantA rogue wave that broke the windows of an oceanfront restaurant in Pacifica and then flooded the ground floor was caught on surveillance cameras.
Telling Smartphone 'I Was Raped' Gets Mixed Results, Study FindsApple’s Siri can be very helpful when asked for directions, but she might not be so helpful if she’s asked for help after someone is raped, according to new research.
Google Takes Aim At Microsoft's Corporate Customers With New ChromebookGoogle’s latest Chromebook laptop will be specially designed for corporate customers in an effort to get more workers off machines powered by Microsoft’s dominant Windows software.
Alameda Serial Burglar Caught On Video; Residents Warned To Close WindowsAlameda police were warning residents to keep their windows closed and locked because a serial burglar is on the loose.
$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.
Oakland Protesters Smash Windows, Vandalize Christmas Tree In 'No Time Off' DemonstrationA protest march targeting police shootings turned violent in Oakland on Christmas night as protesters smashed windows, looted stores and damaged a Christmas in Jack London Square.
Larry Magid: Microsoft To End Support For Windows 7
Larry Magid: Apple’s New MacBook Air Available At Cheaper Price Apple has unveiled a new and improved MacBook Air at a cheaper price, but the improvement isn’t anything to get too excited about. They’ve just bumped up to speed a little bit.
End Of Microsoft Support For Windows XP Spells Trouble For SomeMicrosoft ends support for the persistently popular Windows XP on Tuesday, and the move could put everything from the operations of heavy industry to the identities of everyday people in danger.
ATMs Vulnerable To Hackers After Windows XP DeadlineAt midnight, Microsoft stops supporting its Windows XP operating system, opening ATM’s around the country up to the possibility of a cyber attack.
Lightning Strike Blows Out Home's Windows In Sausalito, PG&E Reports OutagesLightning struck a tree and a home in Sausalito during Monday's afternoon thunderstorm, blowing out the homes windows, though no one was injured.
Windows Smashed, Items Stolen From Multiple Cars In San CarlosSan Mateo County sheriff’s deputies were investigating a handful of car burglaries that occurred in San Carlos on Monday evening.
Brian Cooley: No Windows Needed For Newest ComputersAs the PC industry sunsets into niche status over the next few years, we are getting a look at what's next: Computers, yes, but ones that feel more like mobile devices.