Silicon Valley

This June 27, 2019, file photo shows a man holding a bicycle tire outside of a tent along a street in San Francisco. Apple said Monday, Nov. 4, that it's committing $2.5 billion to combat California's housing crisis.
Jeff Chiu/AP Photo, file
AP News
November 04, 2019 - 11:29 am
Apple has committed $2.5 billion to ease California's housing crisis, eclipsing similar pledges by fellow Silicon Valley giants Google and Facebook to address a lack of affordable housing in the region they call home.
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Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP, file
July 01, 2019 - 4:21 pm
MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — A Facebook mail facility near company headquarters was evacuated Monday after a routine check found mail possibly containing the nerve agent sarin. Authorities put the site under quarantine as they conducted additional testing. Four buildings were evacuated and three have...
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The House Judiciary committee said it is launching a "top-to-bottom" antitrust investigation of the tech industry, including Amazon (AMZN), Apple (AAPL), Facebook (FB) and Google (GOOG).
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June 03, 2019 - 8:09 pm
By Brian Fung, CNN Business (CNN) - - The House Judiciary committee said Monday it is launching a "top-to-bottom" antitrust investigation of the tech industry, including Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google, deepening a crisis for Silicon Valley's largest players as they face mounting scrutiny in...
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FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2019, file photograph, buyers look over a Model 3 in a Tesla store in Cherry Creek Mall in Denver.
David Zalubowski/AP Photo, File
February 28, 2019 - 9:28 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla will only sell its electric cars online as it accelerates its cost cutting so it can realize its long-running goal of selling a mass-market sedan for $35,000. The change announced Thursday will allow the Silicon Valley automaker to begin selling its Model 3 for $35,000 —...
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Workers gather and sit and their desks during a demonstration in the war room, where Facebook monitors election related content on the platform, in Menlo Park, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.
AP Photo/Jeff Chiu
October 18, 2018 - 8:23 am
By Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — In an otherwise innocuous part of Facebook's expansive Silicon Valley campus, a locked door bears a taped-on sign that reads "War Room." Behind the door lies a nerve center the social network has set up to combat fake accounts and...
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 Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg welcomes app developers to the Facebook F8 2018 developer conference.
Jefferson Graham-USA TODAY
Melony Roy
May 01, 2018 - 6:44 pm
SAN JOSE, Calif. (KYW Newsradio) — F8, Facebook's annual developer conference , showcases the social media giant's latest technology and gives its users a sneak peek of what's next. "Welcome to F8, this has been an intense year," said CEO Mark Zuckerberg in front of thousands in Silicon Valley...
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