California

AT&T and Comcast are launching gigabit services in cities across the country.
Silicon Valley Rising is a new California coalition of labor and community groups that aims to ?raise wages, create affordable housing and build a tech economy that works for everyone.?
Last week, Silicon Valley Facebook drivers approved a contract with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, raising wages and adding vacation, sick leave and family healthcare.
Last week, in his review of the proposed Comcast/Time Warner merger, California Public Utilities Commission Judge Karl Bemesderfer recommended strong conditions to protect consumers.
The National Labor Relations Board ruled that workers have the right to use their work email accounts during non-work hours to discuss workplace issues.
A California duo are at the center of a federal class-action suit against Comcast for using their home router as a public hotspot, thereby ?exploiting them for profit. ?
In high-tech San Francisco low-income people are being forced out as housing costs rise at 20 percent a year and the average 2013 monthly rent was $3,396.
A new report on the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) highlights successes in Arkansas and California.
A new report from Working Partnerships USA shows that Silicon Valley's wealthy tech industry depends on low-paid Black and Hispanic workers for its essential menial work.
AT&T will be building out 1 Gbps GigaPower U-verse access in Cupertino, California ? the hometown of Apple and next door to Google.