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Levi Sumagaysay is editor of the combined SiliconBeat and Good Morning Silicon Valley. She also helps take care of, the Mercury News tech website. Email: lsumagaysay (at) bayareanewsgroup (dot-com).

On topic: Tech news to know now

Once again, we've got your tech news links right here. Hewlett-Packard shares are up nearly 4 percent after reporting yesterday sales that exceeded expectations. But some analysts remain cautious. Those photos you're uploading to Facebook take up space, you Read More →

Quoted: on the evolution of Burning Man

"It does have this feeling that, 'Oh, look, the rich people have moved into my neighborhood.' " — Brian Doherty, author of the book "This Is Burning Man." The annual festival in Nevada has evolved from a "hippie" destination Read More →

Off topic: U.S. of photos, Johnny Cash’s everywhere, London bus stops, chocolate scientist

Travel the country via the Instagram account Everydayusa. (via National Geographic) Speaking of traveling, Johnny Cash went everywhere, man — see the map, hear the song. Then let's head to London, where there are Read More →

Twitter policing content: beheading video, plus images of deceased

Twitter, which has long touted its free-speech, anti-censorship stance, is policing content on its site in a couple of high-profile cases. It's dealing with the tweeting of a video showing the beheading of American journalist James Foley, which started circulating Read More →

On topic: Tech news to know now

Here's what's on the Wednesday tech menu. Steve Ballmer's exit from the Microsoft board, coming soon after his stepping down as CEO, is no surprise because he's an "all in" person, some say. Ballmer is the new owner of Read More →

Quoted: on Yahoo’s ‘tech cred’

"I want to bring some of the tech cred back to Yahoo, which has probably been a bit stale over the past few years." — Mike Kail, Yahoo's new CIO and senior vice president of infrastructure, in an interview Read More →
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