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Gov. Jerry Brown signs tax bill benefiting Tesla

A legislative debate that lasted for hours July 3 over AB2389 by Assemblyman Steve Fox, D-Palmdale, focused nearly entirely on the 15-year tax incentive for Lockheed Martin Corp., which is bidding for a $55 billion federal aerospace contract.


Related Topix: Jerry Brown, US Governors, Manufacturing, Aerospace-Defense, Lockheed Martin, California, Tesla Motors

Thu Jul 10, 2014


'Hot cop of Castro' is latest cyber-sensation

If a blue-eyed, chisel-cheeked mugshot can make an Internet sensation of a criminal suspect, can the law be far behind? In this case, it's a lawman -- specifically, a San Francisco street cop whose in-uniform images are making him a cyber-celebrity with a badge.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Facebook, Social Software, Stockton, CA


Microsoft CEO wants to make Xbox part of a mobile future

Microsoft's recently appointed CEO Satya Nadella has issued an open letter to Microsoft employees and the general public, affirming his commitment to the Xbox brand while also hinting at a potential shift in company priority to mobile devices.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, X360

Brush News-Tribune

Robert Downey Jr. has first daughter on the way

Married for nine years, the couple had son Exton Elias on Feb. 7, 2012. Downey also has a 20-year-old son, Indio, from his first marriage.


Related Topix: Publishing, Media, News, IGN Entertainment, News Corporation, Century Media Records, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network, Music, Entertainment


Mind control app lets you snap photos with Google Glass

A new app called MindRDR allows users to snap photos and post them to Facebook and Twitter without so much as lifting a finger or uttering a word.


Related Topix: Social Software, Facebook

AME Info

'Ramadaniyat' attracts a large-scale of public interaction on

Consolidated Telecoms is one of the fastest growing Companies in Saudi Arabia and has an exciting opportunity for a Microsoft Solution Developer to be part of the Presales and Technical team in the Western Region to focus on the Commercial organization.


Related Topix: Microsoft

The Island Packet

Malware Myrtle Beach, other tourism sites

The Sun News of Myrtle Beach reported that data security company Proofpoint Inc., said Myrtle Beach is one of the websites affected by the problem.


Related Topix: Myrtle Beach, SC, Proofpoint

San Jose Mercury News

How to brag on Facebook a " with class

Mom did everything with class. Even her holiday letter, which boasted of dad's promotion, the kids' athletic prowess or the family's fabulous African safari, was done with sincerity, even deprecation.


Related Topix: Facebook, Business News

Wed Jul 09, 2014

PC World

Office 365 SMB editions to get a makeover

Microsoft will revamp its Office 365 lineup for small and midsize businesses , adding features, dropping prices and increasing the flexibility to mix and match them with Office 365 plans for enterprises and with stand-alone applications.


Related Topix: Microsoft

Zoey: Stunning black beauty is out of time at high-kill upstate shelter

According to Facebook: Greenville County Pet Rescue , this beauty is running out of time at the high-kill upstate shelter.


Related Topix: Greenville County, SC, Facebook

Mail on Sunday

Three men from south of England arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences linked to Syria

No wonder they are smiling - just look at the parking lot! Titans of the tech, media and finance worlds are flown to the annual Sun Valley 'billionaire's summer camp' by a fleet of private jets Caught on camera: Shocking moment man sucker-punched a stranger leaving him clinging to life in attack sparked by row over a dog Visitor trapped in high ... (more)


Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Google, Weather, Buckinghamshire County, England, Berkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Twitter may kill your relationshipTwitter may kill your...

Twitter may kill your relationship Twitter could lead to infidelity, break-up and divorce, researchers say.


Related Topix: Social Software, University of Missouri, Facebook

Marin Independent Journal

Call girl arrested in Google exec's overdose death on yacht

Police have arrested a 26-year-old high-priced call girl from Georgia who is suspected of injecting heroin into a Santa Cruz tech executive on his yacht and then fleeing when he overdosed Alix Catherine Tichelman and 51-year-old Forrest Timothy Hayes found each other online and had met a few times before their Nov. 26 encounter on Hayes' 50-foot ... (more)


Related Topix: ITA Software, Google, WebMD, Widevine Technologies, AdMob

CBS Local

Military Tanks To Be Auctioned In California

More than 80 tanks amassed by a Stanford University-trained engineer are set to go up for sale in the San Francisco Bay Area in what is being billed as one of the largest auctions of military vehicles ever.


Related Topix: Stanford University

Bellingham Herald

Review: Unlimited e-book services offer plenty

Oyster and Scribd let you read as many books as you want for a monthly price - $10 for Oyster and $9 for Scribd.


Related Topix: Scribd, Simon & Schuster

Olney Enterprise

Cat in central Florida goes wild; owner calls 911

A 4-year-old Russian blue cat named Kush is being quarantined after apparently going berserk inside a central Florida home, prompting its owners to call 911.


Related Topix: Publishing, Media, News, IGN Entertainment, News Corporation, Century Media Records, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network, Music


Chinese court rules against Apple in...

US technology giant Apple has lost a lawsuit against a Chinese state regulator over patent rights to voice recognition software such as the iPhone's "Siri", a Beijing court said.


Related Topix: Apple, Cable & Satellite, Media, Radio, Siri, iPhone, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Park Record

Maine police get Facebook boost with stuffed duck

The 80-officer Bangor Police Department, which serves a city of about 33,000, has attracted more than 20,000 likes on its Facebook page after humorous pictures of a stuffed duck were added.


Related Topix: Facebook, Maine, Public Relations, Park City, UT

San Jose Mercury News

Intel takes on Qualcomm with rival connected-devices standard

Intel rejected an attempt by rival chipmaker Qualcomm to set technological standards for the next generation of connected electronic devices, instead signing up companies for a competing specification.


Related Topix: Qualcomm, Intela, Intel, Core Security Technologies, Wind River Systems, McAfee

The Jewish Journal

Florida lawyers fired for calling Palestinians 'swine,' 'cockroaches'

Two South Florida public defenders were fired Tuesday after making inflammatory remarks on social media about Palestinians allegedly celebrating the abduction and murder of three Israeli teenagers in June.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Family, Teenagers, Facebook, Broward County, FL


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