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Supervisor David Campos (Guillaume Paumier, CC-BY)

SF Supervisor Short 4 Votes In Call For Mission District Housing Moratorium

San Francisco Supervisor David Campos and a coalition of activists are calling for a moratorium on the construction of market-rate housing in the City’s Mission District.

12 hours ago

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff speaks during the 2014 DreamForce conference on October 14, 2014 in San Francisco, California. The annual Dreamforce conference runs through October 16.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Microsoft Reportedly Considering Bid For San Francisco’s Salesforce.com

Microsoft is possibly looking at bidding for San Francisco-based cloud computing company Salesforce.com, according to a published report.

12 hours ago

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MARCH 9: Apple CEO Tim Cook announces the Apple Watch during an Apple special event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts on March 9, 2015 in San Francisco, California. Apple Inc. is expected to unveil more details on the much anticipated Apple Watch, the tech giant's entry into the rapidly growing wearable technology segment. (Photo by Stephen Lam/Getty Images)

Apple’s $10K Watch Too Pricey? Get One Gold Plated

Jewelers are undercutting Apple’s pricey $10,000 gold model watch by gold-plating cheaper models.

13 hours ago

Artist rendering of proposed park in the Mission Rock area across McCovey Cove from AT&T Park in San Francisco. (Cordish Companies)

San Francisco Giants’ Modified Mission Rock Plans Include Shorter Buildings, Affordable Housing

The San Francisco Giants have modified plans for a mixed-use development near AT&T park to include shorter buildings and more affordable housing.

13 hours ago

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Napster All Over Again: Periscope Users Could Face $150,000 Penalties, Jail Time For Live-Streaming Copyrighted Events

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — The Mayweather-Pacquiao fight may have been a “win” for Twitter-owned Periscope, but for users who share a copyrighted live event, it could be a major loss — of up o $150,000 in penalties per incident.

16 hours ago

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Internet Security Stocks Diving After Qualys Misses Revenue Target

Weaker than expected earnings from Qualys are impacting the entire online security sector.

19 hours ago

Homes on Pine Avenue in Sunnyvale in the shadow of two six-story office towers. (CBS)

Sunnyvale Neighborhood Upset After 6-Story Buildings Go Up Next Door

The new six-story twin towers completed last summer are by far the biggest buildings in the area, literally overshadowing a neighborhood of small one-story homes near Mathilda Avenue.

05/04/2015

Former business executive Carly Fiorina speaks to guests gathered at the Point of Grace Church for the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition 2015 Spring Kickoff on April 25, 2015 in Waukee, Iowa. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Fiorina Announces Run For Presidency

Former technology executive Carly Fiorina formally entered the 2016 presidential race on Monday, launching a Republican White House bid in a morning announcement that highlighted her role as a leading critic of Democratic contender Hillary Rodham Clinton.

05/04/2015

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McDonald’s CEO Lays Out Plan To Restructure, Strip Away Bureaucracy

McDonald’s wants to simplify, simplify, simplify — but also add a bunch of choices for customers to avoid growing stale.

05/04/2015

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Silicon Valley CEO David Goldberg Died Of Head Trauma During Exercise Accident In Mexico; Hotel Says He Wasn’t Guest

SurveyMonkey CEO David Goldberg died of severe head trauma in an exercise accident at a hotel in the Mexican resort town of Punta Mita, a Mexican state official said Monday, but the hotel says he wasn’t a registered guest.

05/04/2015