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Silicon Valley
Clinton Stark
10.16.2014

For the first time in the history of Google’s flagship Android program, Motorola Mobility is tapped as the device partner for the Nexus smartphone. Nexus 6 ships November 2014.

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Film
BY | 10.15.14

Mill Valley Film Festival (MVFF) sets record with 61,000 attendance. Watch highlights: Elle Fanning, Hilary Swank, Kristin Davis.

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Theater & Arts
BY | 10.15.14

Joan Crawford: your play is ready. Divas unite.

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Causes
BY | 10.13.14 VIDEO

Elephants could become extinct in 10 years, says actress Kristin Davis (Sex And The City), if we don’t stop poachers from gunning them down for ivory.

California-Drought
In Wine
BY | 10.09.14

Lack of water, it turns out, forces vines (as it does other plants) to become more resourceful. In turn, they produce smaller berries. Resulting wines are concentrated, rich in flavor.

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Auto Tech
BY | 10.09.14

I loath heading over to that corner of the gas station where the dreaded dirty machine is located to check tire pressure. Now: there’s an app for that.

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Tales from "The Time of the Cockoo"
BY | 10.07.14

This comparison of European and American attitudes toward marital fidelity suggests that while Americans aren’t as sophisticated as we like to think, we were far more sophisticated in the early ‘60s than we tend to remember.

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On Location
BY | 10.05.14 VIDEO

“I think this is the first time I’ve played a real, live person!” Watch as effervescent actor Elle Fanning arrives in style at the Mill Valley Film Festival (MVFF).

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Indie Film
BY | 10.03.14 VIDEO

Mill Valley Film Festival kicks off in grand style as Oscar winner Hilary Swank graces opening night, screens western drama ‘The Homesman’.