"It's very possible for somebody to show up [in Silicon Valley]... and have had absolutely no exposure at all to politics, social issues, history. When the government shows up, it's bad news. They go, 'Oh , my God, government is Read More →
Teams from Bay Area high schools have snagged three of the 10 finalist spots in this year's Technovation Challenge, an all-girls contest in which the winners get $10,000 to develop a mobile app. This year, those who entered Read More →
"I feel pretty comfortable with getting close to people whose values benefit the city. Ten more Ron Conways would be helpful."
— Ed Lee, San Francisco mayor, tells the New York Times that being accused of getting too cozy Read More →
"When you look at how some of these companies operate, they're in effect, sweat shops. ... They want 80, 90, 100 hours of work. In order to even make that tolerable, of course you have to offer haircuts and food and Read More →
Love is in the air — and the bandwidth:
• Ever go to a restaurant and see couples who can't seem to keep their hands off... their phones? A husband and wife who are devoted to social media and each other Read More →
A gluttonous Christmas dinner won't quell our appetites for plates of expertly prepared food, according to a new report by the National Restaurant Association that forecasts record-high restaurant sales in 2013.
Restaurant sales are expect to hit all-time high of $660 Read More →