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From the dust of the former Hewlett Packard campus in Cupertino, a glass and concrete ring is taking shape. Apple is building a new headquarters, and it's going to be bigger than the Pentagon. KQED got a tour and a look at the campus' green features.
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Just announced - the six teams that are in Matter's fourth class.
I’d like to introduce you to the people who are going to shape media — the connective tissue of our society — start-up b…
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KQED and Knight Foundation are pleased to welcome new partners AP, AH Belo, CNHI Network and McClatchy to Matter.
Everything big, started small. Today, our small start-up accelerator got a little bigger.
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Happy Valentines to teachers - a chance to get KQED goodies, free.
http://blogs.kqed.org/giveaway/2015/02/05/kqedlovesteachers/
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How electric light changes our body chemistry.  - +KQED SCIENCE 
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100 year anniversary - World's Fair in San Francisco.
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Road Trip Nation book preorder available now #roadmapbook +Mike Marriner 
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Just as invention is dynamic, so are the industries it creates. -  Eric Schmidt
Google works very differently from other companies that have been dubbed "gatekeepers" and that are regulated accordingly. We are not a ferry, a railroad, a telecommunications network, or an electricity grid with only one line serving you a...
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Excited to read +Esther Wojcicki 's new book.  From her work on the front lines of using project based learning, critical thinking and media to engage learners.
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A Visit to Apple’s Secret New Headquarters
blogs.kqed.org

From the dust of the former Hewlett Packard campus in Cupertino, a glass and concrete ring is taking shape. Apple is building a new headquar

Future of You
science.kqed.org

Explore new technologies driving a digital health revolution to hack and track our lives.

Apple is in talks with Comcast about streaming-TV service.
online.wsj.com

Apple is in talks with Comcast about a streaming-TV service that would use an Apple set-top box and try to bypass congestion on the Web.

Study: Social Media Isn't Replacing Traditional News Outlets At All
www.fastcompany.com

The Media Insight Project--a joint effort between the American Press Institute API, the Associated Press, and NORC at the University of Chic

Justin Ferrell: Bringing Startup Culture to an Established Company - The...
blogs.wsj.com

Justin Ferrell, fellowships director at the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford: We’ve learned to look for three qualities in pot

Pop Goes This New iOS App For Sharing Photos, Videos And Animated GIFs -...
appadvice.com

Pop! Thats the name of a new iOS app that seeks to put some oomph to photo- and video-sharing.

Say ‘I Love You’ with Bay Area-Themed Valentines
blogs.kqed.org

Show your sweetheart how much you care with these eight Valentines that only NorCal residents can truly love.

Will ‘Ride Sharing’ Kill San Francisco’s Taxi Industry?
blogs.kqed.org

Tensions run high as drivers from the networked ride services compete with taxis for riders in the city.

Xbox One's first wave of TV apps features Netflix, HBO Go, FiOS, NFL and...
www.engadget.com

Long gone are the days when a game console merely had its launch lineup of games to worry about -- in the modern era we also have to know ab

Photo and Video Sharing Grow Online | Pew Research Center's Internet...
pewinternet.org

54% of internet users have posted original photos or videos to websites and 47% share photos or videos they found elsewhere online. Young ad

YouTube to launch subscription music service as soon as December
www.latimes.com

YouTube is poised to launch a subscription music service as soon as December, positioning it to compete with Spotify , Rdio and other digita

Matter Aims to Push 7 More Media Startups Into Silicon Valley | Idea Lab...
www.pbs.org

Matter, a startup accelerator launched last year by the Knight Foundation, KQED and PRX, announced seven media ventures on Thursday that hav

Media Tools – Google
www.google.com

Welcome to Google Media Tools. Consider this your starting point to tap into Google's suite of digital tools that can enhance newsgathering

Why Facebook and Twitter Are Fighting Over Your Television
www.theatlantic.com

Inside the campaign to take over your living room, screen by screen

The Quartz Way (1)
www.mondaynote.com

Quartz, a web-only business publication, just turned one year old. On both editorial and business dimensions, Quartz features all

As seen on Twitter: New Nielsen ratings examine tweets in gauging TV aud...
online.wsj.com

Nielsen's ranking of television programs with the greatest reach on Twitter provide new details on the number of tweets about TV shows and t

Amazon is preparing a holiday release of a set-top box that would compet...
online.wsj.com

Amazon is preparing to release a video-streaming device that would compete with Roku and Apple TV in time for the holiday selling season, ac