Talk Back: California drought
Do you believe further state action is needed to address the drought?
 Yes
 No

(Tell us why or why not?)
(Karl Mondon)
Automakers rev up innovation in the Bay Area

Car companies ranging from General Motors to Mercedes have set up shop in the nation's hotbed of technology and innovation for a dose of inspiration -- and a little wheeling and dealing -- as they hash out how their vehicles will connect to the Internet, interact with users and drive themselves safely.