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    TECH REPORT VIDEO: Apple Wishes It Could Say More About Big Announcement

    By Brian Shields

    CUPERTINO (KRON) -- In announcing a big announcement, Apple says it wishes it could tell us more. In the KRON 4 Tech Report, KRON 4's Gabe Slate tries to do just that. Mobile App users click here to view the Full Article

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    TECH REPORT VIDEO: Start-Up Offers Early Earthquake Warning System for Schools

    By Brian Shields

    SCOTT'S VALLEY (KRON) -- A Bay Area start-up wants to give local schools an early warning of a potentially devastating earthquake KRON 4's Gabe Slate reports. Mobile App users click here to view the video (Copyright 2014, KRON 4, All Full Article

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    Tech Report: BART’s Early Warning System Helps Detect Earthquakes

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- If you're worried about being on a BART train when an aftershock hits, officials want you to know that they have an 'earthquake early alert system' in place. And as our tech reporter Gabe Slate reports Full Article

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    Tech Report: Dog Matchmaker Site

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- A new type of online dating is taking off. Our Tech Reporter Gabe Slate shows us how people’s pets are helping them love. Mobile App users click here to view the video (Copyright 2014, KRON Full Article

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    Tech Report: What’s Buzzing in Tech

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- You might notice something new in your Twitter feed: A tweet that should not be there. Traditionally, you only see tweets from people you follow, or re-tweets, from people you follow or sponsored ads. But now Full Article

  • wine

    TECH REPORT: Become a Wine Expert With Delectable

    By Candice Naranjo

    KRON 4's Gabe Slate features a new app for wine lovers and wannabe wine connoisseurs. Delectable is a free app that recognizes wine labels and then displays information and reviews regarding a particular wine. It's a great way for anyone Full Article

  • navdy

    Tech Report: Navdy

    By Mario Sevilla

    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) -- New tech allows motorists to more efficiently and safely use navigation systems and control their smartphones. Navdy projects the screen right in front of you on your windshield while you drive. But is it safe? Gabe Full Article

  • 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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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