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Lethal Police Robots a Dangerous Idea Says San Francisco City Supervisor

Play video content TMZ.com San Francisco is heading down a dangerous, slippery slope with its proposal to deploy robots that can use lethal force … that’s according to the President of the city’s board of supervisors. Shamann Walton joined us Friday on “TMZ Live,” and ran down a list of ways he feels the armed … Read more

SAN Group taps regional VP

Satellite Agency Network (SAN) Group, an alliance of independent insurance agencies in the Northeast, has announced the appointment of James McGlauflin (pictured above) as regional vice president for eastern New York. In his new role, McGlauflin will be responsible for business development, membership service and insurance company relations for agencies in the region. … Read more

Hey SFMTA, Stop Calling Everything a “Protected” Bike Lane – Streetsblog San Francisco

On bike to work day in 2019, Mayor London Breed declared that the city would rededicate itself to building protected bike lanes. There have been legitimate improvements–such as on the Embarcadero. But it’s hard to really say how many miles are getting built, because SFMTA frequently refers to post-and-paint bike lanes as “protected.” Take, for … Read more

San Francisco allows police to deploy robots that can kill

San Francisco allows police to deploy robots that can kill – CBS News Watch CBS News Police in San Francisco have been given the authority to use remote-controlled robots that are capable of using deadly force in emergency situations. Some are concerned about the militarization of police. Jeff Pegues takes a look. Be the first … Read more

Bagel Parking Blocks Fell Street Bike Lane – Streetsblog San Francisco

Note: GJEL Accident Attorneys regularly sponsors coverage on Streetsblog San Francisco and Streetsblog California. Unless noted in the story, GJEL Accident Attorneys is not consulted for the content or editorial direction of the sponsored content. Westbound cyclists on the Wiggle have long contended with scofflaw motorists using the protected bike lane to queue up at the ARCO … Read more

Danny MacAskill Delivers Mind-Blowing Bike Tricks in San Francisco » Explorersweb

Danny MacAskill’s got style and grace so controlled, it almost looks odd against the flamboyant backdrop of San Francisco. The mountain biker has become famous for turning any urban terrain into his own park. That started when he was a grommet tearing around the Isle of Skye on his first bike, and it’s what he’s … Read more

San Francisco’s High-tech Public Toilet Breaks Down After 3 Days

A new “space age” self-cleaning public toilet in San Francisco’s Embarcadero broke down after just three days in service. The toilet, made of stainless steel with an abstract exterior, heralded a new age of design for the city. ICYMI: The newest structure on the Embarcadero is a stainless steel abstraction that could be a sculpture-sized … Read more

New San Francisco clubhouse represents milestone for women tech execs

Executive women platform Chief opened a new clubhouse in San Francisco this week. Chief In a bustling building in New York’s Flatiron district, two executive women who work at separate companies discuss marketing strategies for their respective businesses. Next to them, three retired women in their sixties share a champagne toast. Across the room, several … Read more