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Google employees walkout

Hundreds of Google San Francisco employees walked out of work to protest…

 

SF may permit micro-trenching for fiber optic internet providers

San Francisco’s access to high-speed fiber optic internet service may increase under…

 

Google reports 2016 search trends, with Trump, Powerball, and Olympics taking the lead

Google has released 2016 trending results for its search engine. Various categories…

 

Project Homeless Connect to go mobile with help from Google

Google has donated $100,000 to Project Homeless Connect, to help fund a…

Verizon said to be buyer of Yahoo for $5 billion: Reports

NEW YORK — Verizon has agreed to buy online portal Yahoo Inc.…

SF leader on ‘Smart City’ challenge leaves SFMTA for Google X

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s Office of Innovation, which looks to…

From SEALs to startups: Special ops drawn to Silicon Valley

SAN DIEGO — Keith David spent years flying around the globe on…

Business leaders call proposed SF tech tax political, counterproductive

The technology sector Tuesday blasted a proposed tax on tech companies as…

Google to ban payday lending ads, calling industry ‘harmful’

NEW YORK — Internet giant Google said Wednesday it will ban all…

California jurors misusing the Internet could face fines

Jurors who threaten to derail trials by researching them on Google or…

Google reveals 77 percent of its online traffic is encrypted

Google is disclosing how much of the traffic to its search engine…

Video shows Google self-driving car hit bus

LOS ANGELES — Newly released video shows the moment a Google self-driving…

Google self-driving car strikes bus on Silicon Valley street

LOS ANGELES — A self-driving car being tested by Google struck a…

Google rolling out high-speed Internet in SF

Google will bring its high-speed fiber-optic Internet service Google Fiber to San…

Scoop: Take Morgan Freeman’s voice with you on the road

Morgan Freeman’s voice can be on your phone. Tired of hearing the…

Computer as driver? ‘Yes’ from feds boosts self-driving cars

The redefinition of “driver” by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is…

Why you should Google your symptoms — Part 1

My sister is a hypochondriac. Every ache or pain is dramatized into…

Google helps analyze if rooftop solar panels are good deal

RALEIGH, N.C. — The company that lets you compare air fares and…

Google.org awards $2.35 million in grants to Bay Area racial justice groups

Google's charitable arm announced grants totaling $2.35 million Tuesday to three Bay…

Google’s driverless car drivers ride a career less traveled

MOUNTAIN VIEW — After a friend recommended that he join a secret…