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YouTube to yank curtain on users’ real identities

Think you’ve outgrown embarrassing usernames such as “origamiboy1981” and “cutepuppies99”? Well, YouTube…

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Reuters File PhotoImaging: Sen. Charles Schumer views Google’s and Apple’s “military-grade spy planes” as a serious invasion of privacy.

Senator questions use of aerial mapping eqipment

Google and Apple are attracting scrutiny for flying “military-grade spy planes” over…

Reuters File PhotoImaging: Sen. Charles Schumer views Google’s and Apple’s “military-grade spy planes” as a serious invasion of privacy.
AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezPhil Schiller

Apple unveils new technology

Apple took the wraps off its own mobile mapping service and improved…

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mike koozmin/The s.f. examinerJames Sanders' history class at KIPP San Francisco Bay Academy is entirely paperless.

KIPP San Francisco Bay Academy embraces high-tech tools

The Bay Area may be a cradle for technological innovation, but chronic…

mike koozmin/The s.f. examinerJames Sanders' history class at KIPP San Francisco Bay Academy is entirely paperless.
Mike Koozmin/Special to The SF ExaminerLowell High School’s robotics team will pit its basketball-playing machine against creations from other schools at the FIRST Robotics competition.

Lowell High team’s robot is shooting for a win

Students at Lowell High School, San Francisco’s elite public magnet, are known…

Mike Koozmin/Special to The SF ExaminerLowell High School’s robotics team will pit its basketball-playing machine against creations from other schools at the FIRST Robotics competition.
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Keep track of Santa Claus and Rudolph with help of NORAD, Google

Bruno Bowden, the lead engineering elf on Google’s Santa Tracker project with…

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Leasing programs help San Mateo's SolarCity shine

San Mateo’s SolarCity, the nation’s largest solar panel installer, has become the…

Local schoolchildren finalists in Google Doodle contest

When 7-year-old Matteo Lopez of South San Francisco grows up, he wants…

Google donates $2M to two San Francisco museums

The Exploratorium and the California Academy of Science have each received $2…

Lady Gaga in San Francisco at Twitter headquarters

Lady Gaga was in San Francisco on Tuesday to answer questions at…

Lady Gaga in San Francisco to answer questions at Google

Lady Gaga was in San Francisco on Tuesday, according to the music…

Google's new workaround for Egyptian protesters without internet; one problem, they inform them by internet

The internet was buzzing last night with news that Google had developed…

After news of Google tax dodges, Obama raises money with Google execs

On the day it was reported that Google uses income shifting techniques…

Quote of the day from Google CEO Eric Schmidt

Wow. “I actually think most people don’t want Google to answer their…

Does anyone even read NY Times editorials?

I ask the question because I suspect that most Americans are unaware…

State high court to hear age bias case vs. Google

An age discrimination case against Mountain View-based Google will be argued before…

Google deals in doubt amid spat with Beijing

A popular Chinese Web portal said Wednesday it is taking over operation…

Google deals in doubt amid spat with Beijing

A popular Chinese Web portal said Wednesday it is taking over operation…

Google's action angers China, divides Web users

Google Inc.'s partial withdrawal from China brought condemnation and signs of pressure…

Google has stopped censoring searches in China at google.cn and is redirecting all searches to google.com.hk

Google has stopped censoring searches in china at google.cn and is redirecting…