streets of san francisco

streets of san francisco

Turn-by-turn Field Test: Apple Maps vs. Google Maps

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In the first part of our Apple Maps app testing, we decided to do a field test on the streets of San Francisco to see how the Apple app performed against Google Maps on Android. [Read more]...
Turn-by-turn Field Test: Apple Maps vs. Google Maps

Engadget will be broadcasting live outside of Apple's iPad event tomorrow!

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We did it for WWDC 2011 as well as last year's "Let's Talk iPhone" event, and we'll be doing it again before and after Apple launches its next-generation iPad. Tim and Darren will be live in the streets of San Francisco tomorrow, broadcasting video to the known universe on...
Engadget will be broadcasting live outside of Apple's iPad event tomorrow!

Sponsor Post: The Greatest Camera of Our Time? It's in Your Phone

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Editor's note: We offer our long-term sponsors the opportunity to write posts and tell their story. These posts are clearly marked as written by sponsors, but we also want them to be useful and interesting to our readers. We hope you like the posts and we encourage you to support...
Sponsor Post: The Greatest Camera of Our Time? It's in Your Phone

Engadget will be broadcasting live outside of Apple's iPhone event tomorrow!

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You hear that? It's the sound of tech journalists eagerly queueing up in San Francisco for tomorrow's Apple event. This week is all about the latest iPhone, and while we're still not quite sure what to call the thing, we can certainly attest to the fact that we'll be...
Engadget will be broadcasting live outside of Apple's iPhone event tomorrow!

Inhabitat's Week in Green: go-kart made of Lego bricks, TOTO toilet bike and the launch of 'Willow Glass'

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Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green. As we head towards the home stretch of the 2012 presidential campaign, we're closely watching both candidates to see what they're doing for the...
Inhabitat's Week in Green: go-kart made of Lego bricks, TOTO toilet bike and the launch of 'Willow Glass'

The Streets of San Francisco ... But Flat? Photo Gallery by Dan Ng at pbase.com

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The Streets of San Francisco ... But Flat? Photo Gallery by Dan Ng at pbase.com

Kiva partners with Zaarly, Etsy and others to pair marketplaces with microloans

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Mike Stone drove through the streets of San Francisco one night last December, worrying whether he had made a big mistake. He had quit his job at a retail store the month before to launch a business selling DIY kits for making your own wall clocks, cocktails, soy candles,...
Kiva partners with Zaarly, Etsy and others to pair marketplaces with microloans

Why Candy Crush Is The Number One Game On Facebook And The iPhone

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Candy Crush Saga, a cross-platform puzzle game about candy, is the number one grossing game on Facebook with 15 million users playing it daily.  The goal of Candy Crush Saga is to match three or more candies in a row to make them disappear.  Candy Crush Saga also holds the top...
Why Candy Crush Is The Number One Game On Facebook And The iPhone

Prowling the streets of San Francisco with Square Wallet

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CNET spent an afternoon testing how Square's mobile payment app performs in a neighborhood full of merchants that accept it. A hint: It's a snap to use. [Read more]...
Prowling the streets of San Francisco with Square Wallet

The Giant Underground Machinery That Runs San Francisco's Famous Cable Cars

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Every day and night, beneath the streets of San Francisco, huge wheels turn, pulling cable cars to their far-flung destinations and back again....
The Giant Underground Machinery That Runs San Francisco's Famous Cable Cars

Distro Issue 91: What the #%$! is Bitcoin?

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With all of the recent chatter about the rise of Bitcoin, a number of theories have been put forth as to how the "digital gold" achieved its status. In this week's issue of our slate mag, we examine whether the so-called virtual currency is the prototype for a digital...
Distro Issue 91: What the #%$! is Bitcoin?

Sergey Brin tests Google Glass on NYC subway

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Co-founder of search giant spotted while wearing glasses that show small screen at edge of vision which provides dataYou don't expect to find one of the world's richest men riding the New York subway looking a little like a hobo. But last week, Sergey Brin, the co-founder with Larry Page...
Sergey Brin tests Google Glass on NYC subway

VB Weekly: iPhone fans v. Occupy protesters, Red Hot Chili Peppers v. Salesforce

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What a week it’s been! Here’s what happened: <a href="http://venturebeat.com/2012/09/20/occupy-iphone5-apple-new-york/Occupy protesters took to Apple store lines to get the word out about the iPhone being a capitalist pig or something. iOS 6 is a thing now, and we had plenty of time to poke, prod, review, and complain about...
VB Weekly: iPhone fans v. Occupy protesters, Red Hot Chili Peppers v. Salesforce

Google Maps 'Cube' game rolls out, back, up, back again

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Cast your mind back to January if you will. Head full of steamy CES action? Of course, but you may also remember Google teased us about a new tilt-and-roll Maps game. Well, it looks like the creators may have missed the original February deadline, having finally snuck it out...
Google Maps 'Cube' game rolls out, back, up, back again

Uber Says San Francisco Class Action Lawsuit Is 'Baseless'

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Earlier today, Corte Madera-based attorney Gary Oswald filed a class action lawsuit against Uber. The suit argues that the startup’s operations in San Francisco are illegal, because Uber is allegedly “acting as a taxicab company while sometimes denying this fact in order to avoid all regulations governing taxicab companies.” In response, Uber...
Uber Says San Francisco Class Action Lawsuit Is 'Baseless'

The Engadget Show 35: EVs in Portland, hacked bicycles and a Tesla Model S test drive

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With a transportation themed episode, it only seemed natural to take the Engadget Show out of our traditional digs -- it was also a great excuse to visit one of our favorite cities in the world: Portland, Oregon. We drove Mitsubishi's i-MiEV EV around the Northwestern green mecca, stopping...
The Engadget Show 35: EVs in Portland, hacked bicycles and a Tesla Model S test drive

Ride-Hailing Apps Offer New Way To Get Around Town

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- When Hesky Kutscher needed to get across town, he didn't call a taxi. He tapped a smartphone app called Lyft, which allows users to request car rides. Minutes later, a black hatchback with a big fluffy, pink mustache on its grille pulled up. Kutscher hopped in...
Ride-Hailing Apps Offer New Way To Get Around Town

Digital Content: Viral Video Wizards Release Giants Victory Anthem

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In 2010, Portal A hit a viral grand slam with “Don’t Stop Believing,” a music video cheering on the San Francisco Giants as they battled their through the National League Championship Series and eventually the World Series. Now the San Francisco viral video studio is swinging for the fences...
Digital Content: Viral Video Wizards Release Giants Victory Anthem
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