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Hewlett-Packard's upcoming spin-off of its technology divisions focused on software, consulting and data analysis will eliminate up to 30,000 jobs. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)

HP to jettison up to 30,000 jobs as part of spinoff

Hewlett-Packard Co. is preparing to shed up to another 30,000 jobs as…

Hewlett-Packard's upcoming spin-off of its technology divisions focused on software, consulting and data analysis will eliminate up to 30,000 jobs. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)
Google on Monday announced it is changing its operating structure and will become part of a holding company called Alphabet. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

Google to be part of new holding company, ‘Alphabet’

Google, which has been expanding far beyond its original business of Internet…

Google on Monday announced it is changing its operating structure and will become part of a holding company called Alphabet. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
This file photo shows Netfilx headquarters in Los Gatos. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)

Netflix to give workers with babies a year of paid leave

Netflix is giving new parents on its payroll up to a year…

This file photo shows Netfilx headquarters in Los Gatos. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)
Amazon's Echo, a digital assistant that can be set up in a home or office to listen for various requests, such as for a song, a sports score, the weather, or even a book to be read aloud, is shown, Wednesday, July 29, 2015 in New York.  (Mark Lennihan/AP)

Will the Internet listen to your private conversations?

Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares her whereabouts, activities…

Amazon's Echo, a digital assistant that can be set up in a home or office to listen for various requests, such as for a song, a sports score, the weather, or even a book to be read aloud, is shown, Wednesday, July 29, 2015 in New York.  (Mark Lennihan/AP)
In this May 13, 2015 photo, Google's self-driving Lexus car drives along street during a demonstration at Google campus in Mountain View, Calif. (Tony Avelar/AP Photo)

Google self-driving car involved in first injury accident

LOS ANGELES — Google Inc. revealed Thursday that one of its self-driving…

In this May 13, 2015 photo, Google's self-driving Lexus car drives along street during a demonstration at Google campus in Mountain View, Calif. (Tony Avelar/AP Photo)
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Jack Halprin, Google attorney and target of anti-eviction activists, dies from cancer

Jack Halprin, the Google attorney who became of a target of anti-eviction…

Jack Halprin
In this May 13, 2015, file photo, Google's new self-driving prototype car is presented during a demonstration at the Google campus in Mountain View. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File)

Google’s new self-driving cars cruising Silicon Valley roads

The latest models of Google's self-driving cars are now cruising the streets…

In this May 13, 2015, file photo, Google's new self-driving prototype car is presented during a demonstration at the Google campus in Mountain View. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File)
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Google tries to demystify privacy controls with new approach

Google is making its privacy controls easier to find and understand in…

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Google offers unlimited free storage of photos, videos

Google is willing to store and organize all of the world's digital…

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Google unveils Android's latest technological tricks

Google's next version of its Android operating system will boast new ways…

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Appeals court sides with Google in anti-Muslim film case

A federal appeals court panel should not have forced YouTube to take…

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Google acknowledges 11 accidents with its self-driving cars

Google Inc. revealed Monday that its self-driving cars have been in 11…

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Study: Top tech firms bypassing Asian workers for exec jobs

Google, Yahoo and other major technology companies are far more inclined to…

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Google shaking up search recommendations on smartphones

Google is about to change the way its influential search engine recommends…

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AP Photo/Virginia MayoEuropean Union's competition chief Margrethe Vestager speaks during a media conference regarding Google at EU headquarters in Brussels on Wednesday

EU alleges Google abuses hurt consumers, innovation

The European Union's escalating legal attack on Google is likely to ignite…

AP Photo/Virginia MayoEuropean Union's competition chief Margrethe Vestager speaks during a media conference regarding Google at EU headquarters in Brussels on Wednesday

Reports: Google facing antitrust showdown in Europe

European regulators are poised to file charges alleging Google abused its dominance…

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Stock split could cost Google over $500 million

An unorthodox stock split designed to ensure Google CEO Larry Page and…

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AP Photo/GoogleThis product image provided by Google shows the Haier Chromebook 11

Google, Microsoft battle drives down prices for PCs, tablets

Google is releasing its cheapest Chromebook laptops yet, two versions priced at…

AP Photo/GoogleThis product image provided by Google shows the Haier Chromebook 11
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The ExaminerA worker is shown preparing the new "techmobile" for its Saturday debut.

SF Library's new techmobile to debut Saturday

After a $66,000 overhaul, one of four bookmobiles operated by the San…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The ExaminerA worker is shown preparing the new "techmobile" for its Saturday debut.
Larry Lettera/Camera 1 via Morgan Stanley/Ap PhotoThis 2012 photo provided by Morgan Stanley shows outgoing Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat. Morgan Stanley on Tuesday

Google imports new CFO Ruth Porat from Wall Street

Google has hired Morgan Stanley's chief financial officer, Ruth Porat, as its…

Larry Lettera/Camera 1 via Morgan Stanley/Ap PhotoThis 2012 photo provided by Morgan Stanley shows outgoing Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat. Morgan Stanley on Tuesday