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Silicon Valley map wars heat up

Charting a route to self-driving cars, a consortium of German luxury auto companies said Monday it would buy Nokia's HERE, a high-tech mapping division, for $3.1 billion. 
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A new three-year contract negotiated by Teamsters Local 853 would increase pay for about 180 Compass Transportation shuttle bus drivers from $17 to $21 an hour to between $25 and $27.15, union leaders said.  
 
 
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Wolverton: Windows 10 fixes past mistakes

New software much easier, more satisfying to use for those on traditional keyboard-and-mouse PCs.
 
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Chevron cutting 500 jobs in San Ramon

Oil giant Chevron is cutting 500 jobs from its headquarters in San Ramon as part of a global effort to slash costs by $1 billion, according to a spokeswoman for the company. 
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Searchable database: Best-paid CEOs

What the Boss Makes: A searchable database of Silicon Valley CEOs' compensation in 2014. 
JANE TYSKA
08/04/2015 06:21 AM PDT - Charting a route to self-driving cars, a consortium of German luxury auto companies said Monday it would buy Nokia's HERE, a high-tech mapping division, for $3.1 billion.  
 
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08/04/2015 06:22 AM PDT - PG&E on Monday filed a proposal that urges state regulators to undertake wide-ranging changes in the solar electricity system in central and Northern California.  
 
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    Dr. Dre releasing first album in nearly 16 years

    'Detox' is off but 'Compton: A Soundtrack,' inspired by the upcoming N.W.A. biopic 'Straight Outta Compton,' will be released on iTunes and Apple Music on Friday.