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  1. Silicon Valley startup Nutanix sees shares soar in public market debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SiliconValley.com

    Nutanix had reason to celebrate Friday morning, as its shares jumped 66 percent during the San Jose-based cloud computing company's first minutes of trading on the public market. Shares were trading at $26.50 when the market opened, up more than $10 from the IPO price the company set the night before.

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  2. Governor signs bill requiring tighter background checks by Uber, LyftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SiliconValley.com

    Uber and Lyft will have to start taking a deeper look into their drivers' criminal histories under a new law signed Wednesday by Gov. Jerry Brown. Starting Jan. 1, ride-hailing startups in California must look at violent convictions throughout a prospective driver's entire record, instead of examining only those that occurred within the past seven years - as the companies do now.

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  3. On-demand style services for seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SiliconValley.com

    Carol D'Onofrio participates in a focus group helping the San Francisco startup, Seniorly, improve their online tools for matching seniors with assisted living facilities, Thursday afternoon, March 10, 2016, in Berkeley, Calif. With a new wave of digital services that connect seniors to housing, caregivers, instant rides and tech support, the Baby Boomer generation is getting a crack at Silicon Valley conveniences that started out catering mostly to the young.

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  4. Biz Break: Apple said to step up efforts on an Echo-style deviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | SiliconValley.com

    Apple CEO Tim Cook introduces the iPhone 7 at the product launch held at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, Calif., on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016.

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  5. California uses Silicon Valley tech to address police uses of forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | SiliconValley.com

    Protesters demonstrate in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, protesting recent police shootings. California launched a new online platform Thursday where officers will report uses of force.

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  6. Build your own drone - out of LegosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | SiliconValley.com

    Holly Kasun, chief operating officer of San Francisco startup Flybrix, with an octocopter drone made of Lego and other bricks using one of Flybrix's kits. The kits go on sale Thursday, September 22. San Francisco startup Flybrix has come up with what may be the best mashup since Reese's peanut butter cups.

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  7. Lyft CEO sees self-driving fleets in 5 years, end of car ownership by 2025Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | SiliconValley.com

    A Lyft "glowstache" rests on a dashboard of a car at the company's San Francisco headquarters on Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. Just as streaming subscriptions have made owning movies and music unnecessary, Lyft's CEO says self-driving technology will end the need to own cars.

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  8. Airbnb fights unfriendly regulations with wave of lawsuits against San Francisco, other citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 18 | SiliconValley.com

    As cities around the country attempt to regulate the growing home-sharing industry, Airbnb is going on the offensive with a barrage of lawsuits intended to kill local rules it doesn't like. Airbnb has sued San Francisco, Santa Monica and Anaheim over ordinances that force the company to remove or refuse bookings that violate city laws, and it has threatened to sue the state of New York if a similar bill there is approved.

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  9. Review: Applea s new iPhone 7 models offer modest updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 16 | SiliconValley.com

    The media surround the new iPhone 7 in the demo room following the launch of the iPhone 7 at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco on Wednesday. The mid-size iPhone 7 and the jumbo-sized iPhone 7 Plus look much the same as last year's versions.

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  10. Is Silicon Valley past its prime?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | SiliconValley.com

    And that has certainly been true in this tech boom, with many of the fastest growing tech job centers outside of Santa Clara County. Tech companies are mushrooming in places as far-flung as downtown San Mateo, Market Street in San Francisco and adjacent to BART in Pleasanton.

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  11. Employees or contractors? On-demand startups still struggle to define their workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 14 | SiliconValley.com

    Eden employee Alfredo Beltran cleans the floors at a startup in Palo Alto. Eden recently moved its workers from independent contractors to employees.

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  12. Oakland council debates taxing Uber, Lyft driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 13 | SiliconValley.com

    Oakland is moving ahead with plans to tax Uber and Lyft drivers, but it first needs to figure out how it will do so. At a city finance meeting Tuesday, council members expressed concerns about unfairly charging a flat rate to drivers who drive part time and rarely visit Oakland.

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  13. In the land of the Eichler, a growing real estate battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 12 | SiliconValley.com

    Fifty years ago, Vilma and Don Buck went looking to buy their first house. It didn't take long to find the right one.

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  14. Apple's removal of headphone jack a net loss for consumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | SiliconValley.com

    Apple CEO Tim Cook introduces the iPhone 7 at the product launch held at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, Calif., on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016.

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  15. Apple's iPhone 7 won't be for everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 8 | SiliconValley.com

    The media surround the new iPhone 7 in the demo room following the launch of the iPhone 7 at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco on Wednesday. As I have countless times over the past 30 years, I made the pilgrimage from Silicon Valley to San Francisco on Wednesday to attend an Apple announcement.

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  16. Apple set to unveil its new iPhone at event in San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 7 | SiliconValley.com

    Apple executives, fans, partners and press are gathering this morning at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium here for what is expected to be the unveiling of Apple's new iPhone. The event comes as Apple has seen slower iPhone sales growth and increasing pressure in the smartphone space from competitors such as Samsung and Huawei.

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  17. Ride-hailing measures win approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | SiliconValley.com

    Despite ongoing pressure to change how they operate, Uber and Lyft have made it through another legislative session virtually unscathed. The state Assembly and Senate wound down Wednesday after passing a handful of ride-hailing bills that address everything from what cars drivers can use, to how their background checks are conducted, to how much alcohol they can drink.

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  18. Judge rejects $84 million Uber settlement as too lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | SiliconValley.com

    Inserting fresh uncertainty into the debate over whether on-demand workers are entitled to employee benefits, a federal judge on Thursday rejected Uber's $84 million settlement offer in a high-profile case brought by the ride-hailing company's drivers. The deal inked in April represents just 5 percent of what could have been recovered had drivers won at trial, U.S. District Judge Edward Chen wrote, finding the settlement "is not fair, adequate, and reasonable."

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  19. Twitter to mull its future as takeover rumors swirl againRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 6 | SiliconValley.com

    Speculation that Twitter could sell itself to another company has reignited, and don't expect the takeover rumors or skepticism to fizzle out anytime soon. The company's board of directors is scheduled to meet Thursday and will be discussing Twitter's fate as a stand-alone company and the possibility of more layoffs, technology blog Recode reported Tuesday, citing anonymous sources.

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  20. The iPhone 7 is expected to be slimmer, have a better camera but no headphone jackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 6 | SiliconValley.com

    When Apple executives unveil the iPhone 7 on Wednesday in San Francisco, a big question will loom over the event -- Will the new device be enough? Enough that is, for current iPhone owners to say goodbye to their old phones and clamor for a new one. It is a critical time for Apple.

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