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  • bubblews

    Tech Report: Bubblews

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Imagine getting paid for social networking. Our Tech Reporter Gabe Slate shows you Bubblews, a new social network, and it pays you for each post. Mobile App users click here to view the video (Copyright 2014, Full Article

  • smart-light

    TECH REPORT VIDEO: Smart Light Bulbs Controlled by Your Mobile Device

    By Brian Shields

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- You probably have a smart phone but do you have a smart light bulb? In our Tech Report, KRON 4's Gabe Slate looks at a new generation of bulbs that you can control with your mobile Full Article

  • 99days

    VIDEO: Could You Go 99 Days Without Facebook? Group Proposes “99 Days of Freedom”

    By Brian Shields

    MENLO PARK (KRON) -- For some of us the idea of going 99 minutes without Facebook induces a panic response so how would it be possible to go 99 days without the popular social network? That's exactly the challenge one Full Article

  • android-security-flaw

    Tech Report: Android Reset Flaw

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- A major security threat has been discovered for smartphones that could put your personal information at risk. Our Tech Reporter Gabe Slate shows you how to protect yourself. Mobile App users click here to view the Full Article

  • birth-control

    Tech Report: High Tech Birth Control

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Here's what's topping the tech headlines… There is a new type of high tech birth control we want to show you. Also, a simple, yet addictive, app game is sweeping the nation that could be the Full Article

  • sfo

    Tech Report: Airport Gadgets

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- There are new TSA rules at some airports surrounding common gadgets we all carry. Our Tech Reporter Gabe Slate went to SFO to breakdown what you need to know to clear the security line hassle-free. Mobile Full Article

  • babywarmer

    TECH REPORT VIDEO: Baby Warmers Go High-Tech

    By Brian Shields

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Technology has saved many lives and changed many people forever. In our Tech Report, KRON 4's Gabe Slate looks at how high tech is invading the world of baby warmers. Mobile App users click here to Full Article

  • facebook-nearby-friends

    Tech Report: Facebook Mood Experiments

    By Mario Sevilla

    MENLO PARK (KRON) -- There are developments related to the controversy surrounding Facebook conducting experiments on users through their Facebook feeds. The Telegraph, a British newspaper, is reporting that Facebook carried out widespread studies on its users -- not just Full Article

  • cash-for-workers

    Tech Report: Cash for Workers

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Competition for software developers is heating up in the Bay Area. Our Tech Reporter Gabe Slate met with a startup that is going to extremes to recruit new employees. Mobile App users click here to view Full Article

  • facebook-laptop-101613

    Tech Report: Facebook’s Social Experiment Draws Criticism

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Facebook is under fire for a secret experiment they conducted on users without them knowing about it. You may have been one of the people that had their news feeds manipulated for this study. Mobile App Full Article

  • scoot

    Tech Report: Scoot Networks

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Scoot Networks mobile app looks for a scooter near you, which if you need to get around in the city, the service makes getting around to run errands, commuting, or taking a joy ride, fun and Full Article

  • google-watch

    Tech Report: Google Wearables Unveiled at I/O Conference

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Google unveiled close to a dozen new products at this year’s I/O conference. Our Tech Reporter Gabe Slate walked the show today to find out what is turning heads the most among the six Full Article

  • google-conference

    Tech Report: Google Conference Day One

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Google unveiled lots of new products today in front of about 6,000 developers and reporters at the annual Google I/O show. Our Tech Reporter Gabe Slate was there... Mobile App users click here to Full Article

  • Monkey-App

    Tech Report: Monkey Parking App Ban

    By Fiona Moran

    Monkey Parking is a mobile app that allows people to sell their street parking spot for $5-20 dollars when they are ready to leave. The idea is, if someone is circling around a block, The Monkey app may help drivers Full Article

  • ditto

    Tech Report VIDEO: Ditto Lets You Try on Eyeglasses Online

    By Brian Shields

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- Buying a new pair of frames for your glasses can be an arduous prospect involving long periods of time trying on different models in your optomitrist's office. KRON 4 Tech Reporter Gabe Slate talks with a Full Article

  • hotel-drone

    Tech Report: Drone Hotel

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAUSALITO (KRON) -- From the lobby of the Casa Madrona in downtown Sausalito right off the water, staff will fly a drone to the deck delivering whatever a guest wants, treats, drinks, and toys. Eventually, the hotel sees using the Full Article