google http://kalw.org en Your Call: Could there be a next wave of tech worker organizing? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-could-there-be-next-wave-tech-worker-organizing <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); line-height: normal; font-family: arial; font-size: small;">&nbsp; Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:51:22 +0000 Laura Flynn 46252 at http://kalw.org Your Call: Could there be a next wave of tech worker organizing? Mapping San Francisco's underground tech shuttles http://kalw.org/post/mapping-san-franciscos-underground-tech-shuttles <p><span style="color: rgb(50, 51, 51); font-family: Arial; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">Real talk: I’m not the biggest fan of San Francisco public transportation. So when I first heard of the alternative transportation network of private buses coursing through the arteries of the city, my ears perked up. </span><a href="http://kalw.org/post/hitchhiking-tech-shuttle" style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"><span style="text-decoration: underline ; color: #1255cc">It became sort of an obsession for me.</span></a></p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 00:48:36 +0000 Kristina Loring 35481 at http://kalw.org Mapping San Francisco's underground tech shuttles Commentary: Does being a tech couple in SF make you the "baddy"? http://kalw.org/post/commentary-does-being-tech-couple-sf-make-you-baddy <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 01:26:23 +0000 Mary Willis 34498 at http://kalw.org Commentary: Does being a tech couple in SF make you the "baddy"? Driverless Cars in California http://kalw.org/post/driverless-cars-california <p></p><p>Google's self-driving cars have been seen all over Bay Area roads for several years, but now that California has passed SB 1298, autonomous vehicles could become a reality here much faster than many people have predicted. Will these 'driverless' cars prevent some of the 5 million motor accidents in the United States by eliminating human error and distraction? How will manufacturers resolve the safety and liability issues related to autonomous vehicles? What about the privacy concerns about the data that self driving cars will collect?</p><p> Tue, 07 May 2013 21:10:57 +0000 City Visions 26833 at http://kalw.org Driverless Cars in California Beware of Googlecare? http://kalw.org/post/beware-googlecare <p>One of the most interesting side effects of the Obamacare debate has&nbsp;been the reporting on the history of health insurance in America, and how it&nbsp;came to be so predominately employer-based. Mon, 20 Aug 2012 23:58:01 +0000 Michelle Miller 15433 at http://kalw.org Beware of Googlecare?