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    ( Karl Mondon )
    Selling your home? Wait a bit, watch price rise

    Spring may not be a traditional seller’s market this year. Zillow predicts Santa Clara County will see the highest home sale profits during the first two weeks of June, while Alameda County will be most lucrative during the last two weeks of May. 
    The young entrepreneurs behind Robinhood are looking to disrupt the online discount brokerage world.  
    Breaking up in the Facebook era

    Tech firms such as Facebook are highlighting old photos and posts online, making it tough for some people dealing with romantic breakups. Now the companies are trying to come up with tools so their users have more control over what appears before their eyes. 
    (Jane Tyska/Bay Area News Group)
    Can Oakland be tech hub and keep its soul?

    With Uber expected to open up its Oakland headquarters in 2017, some residents and city leaders are working on the kind of tech hub Oakland is going to be.  
    ( Eugene H. Louie )
    Why there's little broadband competition

    Flawed rules have left consumers with few competitors when it comes to high-speed Internet access 
    ( T. Charles Erickson )
    Review: 'Satchmo' goes behind Louis Armstrong's happy facade

    The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout depicts jazz legend Louis Armstrong reflecting on his bittersweet life and music; it plays at American Conservatory Theater through Feb. 7