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  • Wheelchair-bound woman gets into an elevator in SF
  • SF's mayor says he's found some money to fix broken elevators in public housing complexes that serve seniors and the disabled.
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seniors, disability, ed lee, news, jonathan bloom
  • Google Glass.
  • If you're looking for a way to spend your tax refund, there might still be some time left to purchase Google Glass.
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google, internet, health care, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Google Glass.
  • Google Glass is finally hitting the market, but people will only have one day to get a pair.
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google, internet, mission district, crime, technology, jonathan bloom
  • The scene of an accident where a child was hit by a vehicle in San Franciscos Richmond District.
  • A car struck and critically injured a 3-year-old boy on a bicycle in San Francisco's Richmond District.
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children, crash, san francisco news, jonathan bloom
  • A BART train enters the station.
  • There are major system-wide delays on BART Friday afternoon because of equipment failure inside the Transbay Tube.
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BART, oakland, traffic, bay area traffic, jonathan bloom
  • crews working on old Bay Bridge span
  • An ambitious plan has been put in place to get demolition of the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge back on track.
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bay bridge, caltrans, construction, bay area traffic, jonathan bloom
  • Assembly Speaker pro Tem Nora Campos and Google held an Internet safety event at Fisher Middle School in San Jose.
  • Assembly Speaker pro Tem Nora Campos and Google held an Internet safety event Friday at Fisher Middle School in San Jose.
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san jose, google, children, internet, websites, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Snapchat
  • Do you know how much of your private information the government says it's allowed to see? It's much more than you probably think.
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apps, cellphone, NSA, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Game Developers Conference
  • The Game Developers Conference takes over downtown San Francisco on Wednesday.
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moscone center, video game, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Fire Station 48
  • There was an odd scene Friday morning on Treasure Island as firefighters were forced to evacuate their own firehouse.
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sffd, evacuation, treasure island, san francisco news, jonathan bloom
  • Astronaut on the International Space Station.
  • In an exclusive interview with ABC7 News, astronauts on the ISS discuss the importance of using social media while in space.
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space, facebook, twitter, social media, websites, internet, NASA, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Experts worry the drought and warm weather could be disrupting bears' natural hibernation cycle.
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animal, animals in peril, lake tahoe, sierra, ski resorts, rescue, california news, jonathan bloom
  • Man arrested after chase across the Bay Bridge
  • A truck driver was taken into custody on Highway 101 in San Francisco Monday morning after a pursuit across the Bay Bridge.
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bay bridge, highway 101, crime, police chase, CHP, bay area traffic, jonathan bloom
  • ABC7 News reporter Jonathan Bloom sat down with a Bay Area sound engineer who has been nominated for an Oscar again this year.
  • Bay Area sound engineer Christopher Boyes has been nominated for an Oscar for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.
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celebrity, movies, hollywood, oscars, jonathan bloom
  • Moov
  • Playfully called the Siri for sweat, a new fitness sensor tracks more than how much you exercise, it focuses on how you exercise.
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gadgets, fitness, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Inside of an airplane
  • Passengers were ejected from their seats without warning as their flight from SF to Hong Kong encountered severe turbulence.
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san francisco international airport, travel, peninsula news, jonathan bloom
  • Reddit founder Alex Ohanian with MobileWorks team.
  • A Berkeley-based startup is trying to change the way the world works.
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berkeley, uc berkeley, startup, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Everybody likes ice cream, but not everybody likes the bold new look of an ice cream parlor in Sonomas historic downtown plaza.
  • Everybody likes ice cream, but not everybody likes the bold new look of an ice cream parlor in Sonoma's historic downtown plaza.
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sonoma, food, north bay news, jonathan bloom
  • Couple app.
  • People may have hundreds of Facebook friends, but now there's a new social network that's just for couples.
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apps, smartphones, valentine's day, facebook, twitter, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Scientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have taken a major step toward making energy the same way the sun does.
  • Scientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have taken a major step toward making energy the same way the sun does.
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lawrence livermore lab, technology, jonathan bloom
  • There are still a couple of ways you can use your smartphone to order up a real-life gesture of romance, even at the last minute.
  • There are still a couple of ways you can use your smartphone to order up a real-life gesture of romance, even at the last minute.
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apps, holiday, valentine's day, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Two workers were killed by granite slabs that fell on them as they 
worked in a shipping container in San Francisco.
  • Two workers were killed by granite slabs that fell on them as they worked in a shipping container in San Francisco.
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construction, cal OSHA, san francisco news, jonathan bloom
  • Pixeom creates a personal cloud you access from a phone or a web browser.
  • Pixeom creates a personal cloud you access from a phone or a web browser.
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computers, internet, technology, jonathan bloom
  • All the reading in the world cant prepare you for what its like to hold a real human brain in your hands.
  • All the reading in the world can't prepare you for what it's like to hold a real human brain in your hands.
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palo alto, stanford university, education, jonathan bloom
  • San Jose Fire Department truck.
  • The San Jose Fire Department is under scrutiny because they are not responding to medical calls fast enough.
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san jose, santa clara county, south bay news, jonathan bloom
  • CryptoLocker virus logo
  • A ruthless computer virus discovered last year is still terrorizing users. It essentially kidnaps your files and holds them for ransom.
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hacking, websites, internet, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger Budweiser commercial.
  • There's a good chance people who tune into the Super Bowl may be watching just for the commercials.
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television, super bowl, apple, arnold schwarzenegger, business, jonathan bloom
  • Onewheel
  • The makers of Onewheel, a self-balancing electric skateboard, say it's not just a toy. They say it's a viable option for commuters.
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gadgets, transportation, technology, jonathan bloom
  • San Francisco police are explaining why they arent doing more to deal with bicycle chop shops and  what bike owners can do to stop them.
  • San Francisco police are explaining why they aren't doing more to deal with bicycle chop shops and what bike owners can do to stop them.
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civic center, SFPD, bikes, crime, san francisco news, jonathan bloom
  • Paramount Pictures has decided to go digital and its causing some independent theater owners a headache.
  • Paramount Pictures has decided to go digital and it's causing some independent theater owners a headache.
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movies, hollywood, celebrity, entertainment, jonathan bloom
  • ILM - The Lone Ranger
  • Two teams at San Francisco's Industrial Light & Magic talk about the work that went into their films nominated for Academy Awards.
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academy awards, movies, celebrity, lucasfilm, ilm, entertainment, jonathan bloom
  • Swapdom website
  • Secondhand clothing is the latest thing to go digital. And it's happening in a big way.
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fashion, retail, websites, internet, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Allergy patient.
  • People who have been sniffling and sneezing, in spite of having gotten a flu shot, might not have a cold.
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accuweather, jonathan bloom
  • Bay Bridge bolt.
  • The saga of the broken bolts on the new span of the Bay Bridge may not be over yet.
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bay bridge, caltrans, bay area traffic, jonathan bloom
  • Actor Ben Foster portrays Navy SEAL Matthew Axelson in the film Lone Survivor
  • The war movie "Lone Survivor" that tells the story of a deadly mission in Afghanistan is hitting close to home for two local families.
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cupertino, movies, navy, celebrity, afghanistan, taliban, entertainment, jonathan bloom
  • Antioch kidnapping suspect David Allen Douglas.
  • The accused kidnapper who snatched a 7-year-old girl from in front of her home has a bizarre explanation for why he did it.
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antioch, child abduction, children, amber alert, east bay news, jonathan bloom
  • Consumer Electronics Show.
  • Crews are setting up booths in the exhibit halls and companies are giving sneak peeks at their latest creations at CES.
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computers, television, las vegas, google, android, silicon valley, technology, jonathan bloom
  • San Francisco is about to get a classic form of entertainment. Miniature golf is coming to the Mission District.
  • San Francisco is about to get a classic form of entertainment. Miniature golf is coming to the Mission District.
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mission district, san francisco news, jonathan bloom
  • Monsiuer robotic bartender.
  • It may be the bartender of the future and it comes with a fancy French name: Monsieur.
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robots, apps, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Derek William Sell has been missing since last week.
  • The search is on for a missing veteran. Derek William Sell has been missing since last week.
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military, veterans, missing person, san francisco news, jonathan bloom
  • It was the perfect Christmas gift -- a San Jose family with a healthy baby boy, born early Christmas morning.
  • It was the perfect Christmas gift -- a San Jose family with a healthy baby boy, born early Christmas morning.
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children, christmas, san jose, south bay news, jonathan bloom
  • Treasured garden gnomes returned to Concord couple after being stolen from yard
  • Frank and Janet Rossini are calling it a Christmas miracle -- their garden gnomes have been returned.
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concord, crime, east bay news, jonathan bloom
  • 3-D printer
  • A Bay Area couple has opened Northern California's first 3-D print shop in Oakland and found holiday shoppers are already coming.
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oakland, shopping, holiday, technology, jonathan bloom
  • under Bay Bridge
  • The permanent fix for seismic safety is now in place to make up for a number of cracked bolts discovered under the Bay Bridge.
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caltrans, bay bridge, earthquake, bay area traffic, jonathan bloom
  • Deer in San Mateo County
  • UC Davis researchers have proposed a $4 million plan to stop collisions between deer and cars on I-280 in San Mateo County.
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UC, uc davis, san mateo county, I-280, animal, animals in peril, driving, crash, caltrans, peninsula news, jonathan bloom
  • SixDoors.
  • With nine days until Christmas, people can still avoid the crowds at shopping malls and the post office.
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christmas, shopping, apps, smartphones, mission district, ebay, macy's, best buy, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Goji Play video game.
  • The inventors of one of the greatest video games of all time are looking to reinvent the daily workout.
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fitness, iPad, video game, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Bitstrips founder visits San Francisco
  • The creator of Bitstrips was in San Francisco recently and spoke to ABC7 News about the digital cartoon app he created.
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art, facebook, technology, jonathan bloom
  • Startup sells insurance based on how much you drive
  • Imagine a world where you could buy insurance based on how much you drive. A local company's trying to make that a reality.
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driving, smartphones, websites, internet, business, jonathan bloom
  • Protesters block a Google bus in San Francisco heading to Mountain View.
  • Dozens of activists gathered in SF to protest against tech companies, saying they're the cause of the city's eviction crisis.
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protest, mission district, google, mountain view, apple, facebook, genentech, san francisco news, jonathan bloom