Riffing on social gaming mobile applications such as FarmVille and FourSquare, San Francisco wants to reward you for disaster preparation – not with money, but with digital satisfaction. Read More
Apple co-founder Steve Jobs died of respiratory arrest that was caused by a tumor in his pancreas, according to his death certificate that was obtained by Bloomberg News. Read More
The somber mood outside the San Francisco Apple store on Stockton Street wasn’t helped by the gray skies and the rain Thursday afternoon. People huddled together, pushing their iPhones and iPads through the crowd to document and add to the Steve Jobs memorial outside the store. Read More
According to a sea of mourning tweeters, an iPhone vigil will be held in Dolores Park tonight at 9, celebrating the life and loves of Steve Jobs. The co-founder of Apple, and genius behind the popular products that bear the fruity logo, died Wednesday at 56.
The Mission Dolores Park Facebook page requested that attendees "come, turn up your brightness, and remember, together." Read More
Apple’s actions to get back an iPhone prototype that was supposedly left in a San Francisco bar in July could land the company a lawsuit for how they handled the investigation.Sergio Calderon, the 22-year-old San Francisco resident who had his house searched by Apple employees, has obtained a lawyer and is considering a lawsuit against Apple Inc. for impersonating police officers, according to his attorney, David Monroe. Read More
Apple Inc. unveiled a new iPhone on Tuesday that is faster and more powerful but stops short of a more radical upgrade. It said Sprint customers will now be able to use one. Read More
An announcement by Apple about the iPhone is coming next week, but there is already one glaring detail: the unveiling is not being held in San Francisco.
For several years, Apple has used the Moscone Center or the Yerba Buena Gardens area in downtown San Francisco for its new-product announcements.
The announcements that were sent out Tuesday for the Oct. 4. iPhone-related event, however, says "let's talk iPhone" at the Apple headquarters in Cupertino. Read More
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A teenage girl was robbed on a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus Wednesday night and another teen had her cellphone stolen as she tried to call 911 to report the crime, police said.The robberies were reported at about 8:45 p.m. Wednesday near the intersection of Brookdale Avenue and Santos Street in The City’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood. Read More
Misdemeanor charges will be filed against two men who allegedly obtained a misplaced iPhone 4 prototype and sold it to tech blog Gizmodo last year, sending international shockwaves through Apple-junky circles champing at the bit to get a look at the then-unreleased device. Read More