Bob Schwartz

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Stanford makes loud statement in 42-28 win over Arizona State

<i>Here’s an early look at Chronicle staff writer Ron Kroichick’s game story from Sunday’s Sporting Green, on Stanford’s win over Arizona State:</i><p>Saturday’s Pac-12 opener shaped up as a timely barometer for Stanford, in the wake of two solid if uninspiring non-conference victories. Arizona State arrived …

Maybe U.S. public schools don't stink

The drumbeat is hard to miss: Our schools are failing. Public education is in crisis. Our students are falling further and further behind.<p>The rhetoric comes from the left and right, from educators and politicians and lobbyists and CEOs and even Education Secretary Arne Duncan. The deep dysfunction …

Cruz's block-the-vote strategy

Only amid the chaos of a looming government shutdown could it make sense for lawmakers to oppose a bill they support.<p>But that’s exactly what Sen. Ted Cruz and his conservative allies are trying to persuade Republicans to do in the Senate.<p>The Texas senator is asking Republicans to stand united to …

Wireless charging war gets more interesting, as Qualcomm joins Qi

Wireless charging standards are a bit of a mess. There are at least three standards bodies vying to be the correct way to wirelessly send power to your devices: the Power Matters Alliance (PMA) favored by AT&T and Starbucks, the Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) backed by Verizon, and the Alliance …

Eye-Fi’s Mobi brings new level of mobility to photo memory cards

Eye-Fi’s newest photo memory card makes it a lot easier to upload photos to the web. The Mobi came out earlier this month and it makes your photos even more mobile ready than earlier memory cards.<p>Eye-Fi makes a whole line of memory cards with built-in WiFi networking, so they can be uploaded on the …