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Uber Hid Hack That Exposed 57M Users, Drivers

The cyberattack included 50 million Uber riders globally and 7 million drivers in the U.S. [Read entire story]

Uber Hid Hack That Exposed Data of 57M Users and Drivers

Hackers stole data from 57 million Uber users and drivers, a breach that the company concealed for more than a year, CNBC reported.Uber released a statement on the 2016 attack, and also published resources for...Photo [Read entire story]

Uber Hid Hack That Exposed Data of 57M Users and Drivers

Hackers stole data from 57 million Uber users and drivers, a breach that the company concealed for more than a year, CNBC reported.Uber released a statement on the 2016 attack, and also published resources for riders and [Read entire story]

Bay Area Holiday Spending is 20% More Than U.S. Average

The holidays are here and for the Bay Area that means shelling out more money than elsewhere in the United States. [Read entire story]

Judge Permanently Blocks Trump’s Order To Cut Funding From Sanctuary Cities

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge has permanently blocked President Donald Trump’s executive order to cut funding from cities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities. U.S. District Court [Read entire story]

110-Carat Gemstone Is Biggest Round Diamond Ever Up For Auction

LOS ANGELES (CBS SF) — A massive 110-carat diamond is going to be up for auction in December. Sotheby’s says it’s the largest round diamond ever sold at auction. They expect it will sell for at least [Read entire story]

Partial Settlement Reached In Deadly Berkeley Balcony Collapse Case

BERKELEY (CBS SF) — A partial settlement has been reached with the owner and property manager of a Berkeley apartment complex for the deaths of six students and the injury of seven others when a balcony collapsed [Read entire story]

Business News Roundup, Nov. 21

Economy Yellen will leave Fed board Janet Yellen submitted her resignation from the Federal Reserve board to [Read entire story]

Marvell wants Cavium; free airport water; reserving a Santa visit

Number of the day $6 billion That’s about how much Marvell Technology is bidding for San Jose’s Cavium in a cash-and-stock deal that would create [Read entire story]

Exclusive: Why this Hong Kong firm opened a lab in the Mission to work with big name tech companies

As tech companies aim to bring their products to market faster than ever, one Hong Kong-based industrial design firm is setting up shop in the Bay Area to help meet that demand. Cosmo Labs is launching its North American [Read entire story]

What to know about the FCC’s upcoming plan to undo net neutrality rules

The Federal Communications Commission this week is expected to reveal the latest details of its plan to roll back net neutrality regulations. The result could reshape the entire digital ecosystem by giving Internet [Read entire story]

U.S. sues to block AT&T-Time Warner merger

The U.S. Justice Department Monday sued to block AT&T’s proposed $85 billion purchase of Time Warner, saying the proposed combination is illegal and could stifle innovation in technology. “This [Read entire story]

Yale professors race Google and IBM to first quantum computer

Robert Schoelkopf is at the forefront of a worldwide effort to build the world’s first quantum computer. Such a machine, if it can be built, would use the seemingly magical principles of quantum mechanics to solve [Read entire story]

AAA’s car-sharing service expands to SFO for holiday travelers

AAA’s Gig Car Share is expanding its one-way car sharing to San Francisco International Airport starting Wednesday, the company said this week. Travelers heading in and out of SFO this week will be able to park and [Read entire story]

SFMTA weighs cannabis ad ban on Muni backed by Mayor Lee

Regular riders on MUNI would be hard-pressed to avoid the prevalent ads hyping up one of the crop of cannabis startups sprouting up in the region. But that could all change if the SFTMA board votes to ban cannabis ads [Read entire story]

Former Clif Bar CEO rebuilds after losing everything to Wine Country fires

Sheryl O'Loughlin thought she'd be coming back to her Santa Rosa home. But when she returned, the wildfire's destruction made it difficult to distinguish which one was hers. [Read entire story]

Billionaire Steyer’s impeach Trump ads light up Times Square

(Bloomberg) -- Tom Steyer, the billionaire environmentalist and Democratic mega donor, said he’s heading to the heart of New York City for the next step of his $20 million ad campaign urging the impeachment of [Read entire story]

Protecting data with these new gadgets

Being connected isn’t always a good thing. Sometimes even those who love tech want to step away from it for a second, or at least keep it in check. If you know someone who values privacy or worries about the security [Read entire story]

Ship traffic, November 21

Ship traffic Due to arrive today SHIP [Read entire story]

Procter & Gamble acquires San Francisco deodorant startup that specializes in online sales for $100 million

Procter & Gamble has acquired Native, a San Francisco-based startup that specializes in direct-to-consumer personal care products that are devoid of what some consider harmful chemicals. Financial terms of the deal [Read entire story]