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  • Catherine Hardwicke: Despite 'Twilight' Success, It Hasn't Been an Easy Road

    When Catherine Hardwicke, the brash darling of indie films like "Thirteen," landed the job to direct the adaptation of 2008's "Twilight," it was an important crack in Hollywood's glass ceiling. The first chapter of the vampire saga went on to gross nearly...
  • Tech Takeaway: Apple gives away free apps, AltaVista closes [Video]

    Tech Takeaway: Apple gives away free apps, AltaVista closes [Video]
    The latest in tech includes free apps from Apple, the death of AltaVista and more. Here are some highlights from a day in tech. Apple gives away popular apps for free The Cupertino, Calif., tech giant put 10 of the most popular apps in its App Store...
  • Bay Bridge set to shine with massive 25,000-light display

     
    The Golden Gate Bridge might be one of San Francisco's most beloved landmarks, but come Tuesday night, it's another bridge's time to shine....
  • Bay Bridge lighting generates excitement in Bay Area

     
    There was growing anticipation in the Bay Area as officials prepared to turn on 25,000 LEDs that will illuminate the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. Organizers have mapped out the best views of Tuesday's 9 p.m. lighting ceremony, listing hotels,...
  • Bay Bridge light display dazzles San Francisco

     
    Thousands of people crowded the waterfront and tuned in online to watch Tuesday's formal debut of "The Bay Lights," the massive 25,000-light display on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. The 1.8-mile long, 500-foot-tall piece — billed the "world'...
  • A return to the new Flickr

     
    After a two year absence I'm back using Flickr. I had lost interest and let my pro account lapse but with their new user interface introduced this week and improved smart phone app, it has piqued my interest. As if I really need to tinker with another...
  • Yahoo's 'no more working at home' edict draws boos

     
    Story: Marissa Mayer, one of only a handful of women leading Fortune 500 companies, has become the talk of Twitter and Silicon Valley for her controversial move to end telecommuting at the struggling Internet pioneer [Yahoo, Inc.].... Hundreds of...
  • There's no place like the home office

     
    it’s likely that Yahoo’s new ban will force remote workers to alter their work lives in a way that will lower their productivity. It will also put Yahoo at odds with just about every other tech company in Silicon Valley—firms......
  • Nokia Deal Can't Keep Microsoft From Embracing Its Entertainment Future

    The next CEO of Microsoft will have one tough question to answer: What is Microsoft these days? Under Steve Ballmer's leadership over the past 13 years, the company has evolved into a confusing collection of divisions that pump out everything from a...
  • Most intriguing person of 2012? Barack Obama, CNN viewers say

     
    President Barack Obama was Time's Person of the Year. And CNN viewers, in an online poll, have picked him the most intriguing person of the year, the cable channel revealed Monday morning. The runners-up, from No. 2 to 10, were schoolgirl/activist...
  • Top 6 highlights from Marissa Mayer's first year at Yahoo [Photos]

    Top 6 highlights from Marissa Mayer's first year at Yahoo [Photos]
    Marissa Mayer kicked off her tenure at Yahoo one year ago -- on July 17, 2012, to be exact. Since then, she has changed company culture, revamped faltering services and purchased notable new ones. To say Mayer's time as Yahoo chief executive has been...