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A charging station for iPads used in the classroom is seen at Martin Luther King Middle School in the Bayview District in San Francisco on Aug. 15, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

SF school board concerned about classroom commercialization

With state funding waning, the San Francisco Unified School District is facing…

 

Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Seeking wider digital audience, Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.8B

Seeking a wider digital audience, Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion…

 

Verizon has agreed to buy online portal Yahoo Inc. for roughly $5 billion, according to multiple media reports sourcing unnamed sources. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

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

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

 

City Attorney Dennis Herrera is demanding the "illegal" Verizon ad on the side of Four Embarcadero be removed. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

City attorney demands removal of Super Bowl Verizon ad signs at Four Embarcadero

The Verizon advertising signs installed as part of Super Bowl City on…

City Attorney Dennis Herrera is demanding the "illegal" Verizon ad on the side of Four Embarcadero be removed. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)
AP Photo/Mark LennihanPeople walk out of the New York office building where AOL headquarters is located

Verizon buys AOL for $4.4 billion in mobile video bet

After selling millions of Americans their mobile phones, Verizon now wants to…

AP Photo/Mark LennihanPeople walk out of the New York office building where AOL headquarters is located
AP Photo/John Minchillo

Verizon has biggest bond sale in history

Verizon raised $49 billion on Wednesday in the largest corporate bond deal…

AP Photo/John Minchillo
LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty ImagesA picture taken on September 2

Verizon buys up Vodafone’s stake in Verizon Wireless for a whopping $130B

After months of speculation, Verizon announced today that it has bought out…

LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty ImagesA picture taken on September 2
Associated PressThis Sept. 19

Monumental phone-records monitoring is laid bare

WASHINGTON -- A leaked document has laid bare the monumental scope of…

Associated PressThis Sept. 19
Hangups: Peninsula cities are trying to figure out where their jurisdiction begins on where and whether a cellphone tower can be installed. (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)Hangups: Peninsula cities are trying to figure out where their jurisdiction begins on where and whether a cellphone tower can be installed.

Peninsula cities, mobile companies at odds over cell towers

Two Peninsula cities are standing up to some of the world’s largest…

Hangups: Peninsula cities are trying to figure out where their jurisdiction begins on where and whether a cellphone tower can be installed. (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)Hangups: Peninsula cities are trying to figure out where their jurisdiction begins on where and whether a cellphone tower can be installed.

Dear Santa: Can you hear me now?

The Examiner predicts what The City’s leaders, losers, and movers and shakers…

Big companies considering dropping health care coverage, thanks to ObamaCare

Now that it’s passed, we learn more about what’s in it from…

Top insurance exec: Your health premiums will go up, coverage will change under Obamacare

Many, many times during the health care debate, President Obama promised the…