Google shows whimsical plans for new Silicon Valley campus
Tech giant Google on Friday dropped off reams of paperwork at Mountain View City Hall detailing the company's stunning plans to expand its corporate headquarters.
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California adopts first-in-nation energy storage plan
State regulators require utilities to invest in energy storage technology
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SolarCity and Google partner on $750 million solar fund, largest of its kind
SolarCity and Google are teaming up on a fund expected to finance $750 million in residential solar projects across 14 states -- including California -- and the District of Columbia, which the companies say would be the largest nest egg of its kind.
Falling gas prices don't always influence car buyers' choices, studies hint
When gas prices go down, sales of electric vehicles go down too, right? But that's not the case, new studies show: Electric-vehicle sales, and sales of high-gas-mileage cars, continue to hold steady.
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Taste-Off: The best French macaron cookies
The names may be similar, but don't confuse macarons with dense, chewy macaroons. Macarons are colorful, meringue-like confections made with ground almonds, sugar and egg whites and the fillings range from jam to ganache or buttercream. Here's the scoop on the best -- and ickiest.
Cindy Crawford viral 'real' photo a fake
Photographer from 2013 Marie Clare photo shoot says picture was stolen and altered.