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Inside Bay Area
San Jose: County offering sheriff's deputies to bolster city police force
In the interest of forming a partnership to help alleviate the symptoms of an understaffed police department, Santa Clara County will make an overture to San Jose to see if the city is interested in hiring sheriff's deputies to help patrol city streets.
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
Higher 2013 U.S. taxes surprise some investors, tax preparers say
For wealthy U.S. investors who have not been paying attention, their 2013 tax returns, which must be filed by Tuesday, may contain a rude surprise: higher taxes.
Rosalind Cardia Provides the Best Therapy Services at the Most Reasonable Prices
Based in Los Gatos in the US state of California, Rosalind Cardia is a force to reckon with in terms of offering highly incisive, in depth and cost effective counseling and therapy services to its clients at large.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Santa Cruz Sentinel
San Jose: County to consider offering sheriff's services to bolster dwindling police force
With an eye to stock the city's draining -- and slow to replenish -- pool of police officers, Santa Clara County may offer the services of sheriff's deputies to help temporarily cope with the ongoing blue outflow.
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Ramona Turner, Street Smarts: Reader: Highway 17 needs an auxiliary lane through Los Gatos
Q Here in Santa Cruz, we have achieved better traffic flow by adding merge lanes to Highway 1. I was a Los Gatos mountains resident for 25 years, commuting to Cupertino.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Apple vs. Samsung: Could Ruling Widen Digital Divide?
At best, a legal battle between high-tech giants Apple and Samsung is nothing more than a case involving questions of patent law.
Labor Union to Cash Rich Apple: "It's Tax Time"
As Tax Day looms, representatives of the Service Employees International Union have been quietly, but persistently, nudging Apple, a company infamous for tax avoidance, to pay up and on Thursday morning, five representatives showed up at the corner of 15th and Mission Streets to make their demands.
Future Travel: Hot Technology Will Change Your Hotel Stay
The way we travel is changing. And hotels are upping the ante, with technology that's as forward-thinking as your favorite airline -- and, in some cases, your favorite video game.
The Campbell Reporter
Deer Hollow Farm attracts visitors from all over the valley
Despite its location nestled between Los Altos Hills and Cupertino and hidden within Rancho San Antonio County Park, Deer Hollow Farm somehow is able to draw in children and residents from all across Santa Clara Valley.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Los Gatos Weekly-Times
Measure AA calls for $300 million bond for open space district
This June, voters in three counties are being asked to approve funding for acquiring and restoring open space and increasing public access to same.
Demolition at Apple Campus 2 site yields stunning drone photos
Apple Toolbox took this photo this week of the Apple Campus 2 campus site. The far edge of the site is East Homestead Road; to the left is North Wolfe Road.
Apple Reportedly Testing User Notifications for Fixes to Built-In Maps
Have you ever bothered to report an incorrect location found on Apple Maps? Soon, Cupertino may actually notify users when those fixes have been implemented using push notifications right to your device.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
11 things Apple could do with its $159B cash fortune
Some companies have more money than sense. But Apple has both. What could the firm buy with its $159 billion cash pile? And what makes more sense? Apple has topped a list of companies and countries as the largest holder of cash reserves, with just shy of $159 billion.
The Campbell Reporter
Instacart grocery-delivery business moves into 8 San Jose communities
Instacart, which promises home-delivered groceries within an hour, continued its march across the country Tuesday by expanding into eight communities in and around San Jose.
Intel Capital leads $10.5M investment round for panoramic camera maker Altia Systems
The second round of funding will help Altia expand its development of its PanaCast Personal Panoramic Video System, which can offer a panoramic high-definition video stream with a wide field of view.
Staying connected to elder parents
The call came 30 minutes after I'd hung up with one of my sisters after finalizing some plans for my mom's upcoming 90th birthday celebration.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Meet the founder behind Silicon Valley's female-focused accelerator
Ari Horie, a veteran of IBM and several smaller Silicon Valley startups, is helping would-be women entrepreneurs launch and scale companies through her Women's Startup Lab in Menlo Park.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Samsung's Chief Tops Apple's CEO
As Apple and Samsung renew their worldwide and long-running legal embroilment, the three co-chief executives of the South Korean manufacturer will be comforted by the fact that they had earned much more than their counterparts in the Cupertino-California based company.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
The Daily Star
App developer wows at just 12 years old
BATHA, Lebanon: The Mir family never expected that the Mac laptop their 12-year-old son Jake bought with his savings would transform him into one of the youngest iOS app developers in the country.
Greenpeace: Apple Has Most Environmentally Friendly Datacenters in Tech
We've come a long way from the days when critics at Greenpeace used to accuse Apple of espousing environmentally unsound policies.