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[8 May 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Bay Area celebrates 20th annual Bike to Work Day Tens of thousands of commuters donned helmets and ditched cars Thursday to commute by bike for the 20th annual Bay Area Bike to Work Day.

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[21 Apr 2014 | Comments Off | ]
OpenStreetMap Founder Steve Coast charts new territory at Telenav Steve Coast is the founder of OpenStreetMap, a service that lets anyone map anything in the world for free. He now works as the head of OSM at location-based technology company Telenav, Inc. in Sunnyvale.

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[18 Apr 2014 | Comments Off | ]
How is the landscape of commuting changing? Census data shows the national average for commuting is a reasonable 25.5 minutes. But that’s not the case for all. As changing technologies shift the working world, what’s happening to the daily commute?

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[4 Apr 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Your car might know you better than you do Companies might soon predict where and when you want to go, activities you want to do and what food you want to eat — an effort by in-car tech providers to make sure drivers get the most out of travel time.

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[21 Feb 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Electric vehicle charging not so easy for some Bay Area renters California state grants aimed at multiplying electric vehicle chargers have proved helpful for many EV drivers in the Bay Area over the past couple years. But not everyone is reaping the benefits at home.

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[19 Feb 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Tesla shares up on news of lower battery costs Tesla Motors, Inc., the luxury electric automaker, announced financial results Feb. 19 for both the fourth quarter and fiscal year of 2013.

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[16 Jan 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Entrepreneurs and hobbyists position Bay Area near the forefront of a drone revolution In the Bay Area, backyard enthusiasts and entrepreneurs are hoping to usher in a new era for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Advocates want to see the tech used in a variety of industries.

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[12 Dec 2013 | Comments Off | ]
Electric vehicle owners get charged up over poor manners at the ‘pump’ With at least 11,500 plug-in electric vehicles in the Bay Area, EV owners are bristling at being unplugged or having to unplug other idle, fully charged cars. It begs the question: what should EV charging etiquette be?

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[14 Oct 2013 | Comments Off | ]
Bay Area Bike Share pilot grows but is still slow to get into gear, especially on Peninsula With 700 bicycles at stations spread from San Francisco to San Jose, a new program aims to prove that bike sharing can be popular in the suburbs as well as on city streets.