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Floyd Mayweather Jr. v Manny Pacquiao

Twitter CEO Names Periscope ‘Winner’ In Mayweather-Pacquiao Match After Boxing Fans Use App To Watch Fight For Free

The boxing fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao could spark a more intense battle over online piracy.

16 hours ago

Howard University Graduation

To Boost Diversity, Google Embeds Engineers As Professors In Black Colleges

In ongoing efforts to diversify Silicon Valley’s tech sector, Google is embedding engineers at a handful of historically black colleges and universities where they teach, mentor and advise on curriculum.

05/03/2015

Dave Goldberg

Silicon Valley Executive Dave Goldberg, Husband Of Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg, Dies

David Goldberg, a popular Silicon Valley executive and husband of Facebook second-in-command Sheryl Sandberg, has died suddenly at age 47.

05/02/2015

A bicyclist rides by a sign at the Google headquarters. March 10, 2010 MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tables Turn On Techies, Workers Earning Six Figures Being Priced Out Of Silicon Valley

The tables have turned on some techies in Mountain View. Well-paid tech workers who pull in six-figure incomes are being forced to pack up and can’t find a place to stay.

05/01/2015

Tesla batteries installed at Kendall-Jackson wines. (Kendall Jackson)

Napa’s Kendall-Jackson Wines Becomes Early Adopter Of Tesla Battery

Your next bottle of chardonnay may have a much smaller environmental footprint after the makers of the Kendall-Jackson label jumped on board with the latest green invention from Tesla.

05/01/2015

Jon Hamm is seen on the set of 'Mad Men' on January 14, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by GONZALO/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)

Find Your Inner Don Draper With A Lucrative Marketing Career

Jill Schlesinger looks at exciting career opportunities in marketing.

05/01/2015

Protestors with the group "Lift Up Oakland" hold signs during a demonstration outside of Oakland City Hall on July 8, 2014 in Oakland.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Minimum Wage Rises To $12.25 An Hour; Ties Oakland For Highest In Nation

Starting Friday, San Francisco will join the city of Oakland in having the highest minimum wage in the nation as it increases its minimum wage from $11.05 to $12.25.

05/01/2015

The Global Social Benefit Institute at Santa Clara University just got the the mother of all donations from former venture capitalist Jeff Miller. (CBS SF)

Santa Clara University Scores Record-Setting $25 Million Donation From Tech CEO

A college in the South Bay is getting a multi-million dollar boost. Kiet Do has more on the former venture capitalist Jeff Miller, the man behind the largest donation ever in the university’s history.

05/01/2015

LinkedIn headquarters in Mountain View. (CBS)

LinkedIn Losing Friends On Wall Street

Its been a brutal week for social media stocks, with LinkedIn (LNKD) joining Twitter and Yelp in big beatdowns.

05/01/2015

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Most Americans Spending At Least Half Their Pay On Housing

The surging cost of rental housing has squeezed a rising proportion of U.S. families since the Great Recession struck in 2007.

05/01/2015