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Online Storage Provider Box Soars In Wall Street Debut

Box’s shares soared 66 percent in their stock market debut Friday despite the online storage provider’s decade-long history of losses, a showing that may encourage more unprofitable technology startups to go public this year.

01/23/2015

Dating concepts abound. Here, couples gaze into each other's eyes by candlelight during an "eyegazing" party, part of the latest dating craze in New York City. (STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Exclusive SF-Based Dating App ‘The League’ Gets $2.1M Boost From Investors

A new, exclusive dating app that’s still under wraps just got a $2.1 million beta-boost from a group of angel investors and venture capitalists. It’s called The League. Its motto: Date, Intelligently.

01/23/2015

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Certificate Programs Are Great Way To Sharpen Your Skills While Working Full-Time

You’re working full-time, you want to sharpen your skills, but you don’t have the time to attend graduate school. Does this sound like you? A certificate program may be just what you need.

01/23/2015

Mindy Kaling Sunbathes Nude In Nationwide Ad (Photo: Nationwide Insurance Youtube Channel)

2nd Naked Super Bowl Ad Released On Youtube: Mindy Kaling Sunbathes Nude For Nationwide

In the second Super Bowl ad featuring public nudity to be released on Youtube before the February 1st game, Nationwide insurance features a naked Mindy Kaling of The Mindy Project sunbathing in a public park.

01/23/2015

The August 2012 Chevron Richmond refinery fire as seen from San Francisco. (FoTo Taker/CBS)

Report Blames Poor Safety Protocols For Chevron Richmond Refinery Fire That Sent 15,000 To Hospital

Federal investigators say a 2012 fire at a Chevron refinery in the San Francisco Bay Area was the result of shortcomings in the company’s safety culture and gaps in regulatory guidelines.

01/23/2015

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$300,000 Wine Haul Stolen From French Laundry Found In Private Collection

The Bay Area’s most famous restaurant is about to get its wine list back after the discovery of 76 bottles of stolen wine in a private cellar in North Carolina.

01/23/2015

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Milpitas Burger Joint With All-Halal Options Not Just For Muslims

Wayback Burgers in Milpitas is the first Halal franchise for the national chain, and its first Bay Area location.

01/22/2015

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Bandits Who Stole $300K In Wine From French Laundry Likely From Organized Ring Of Professionals

Bottle bandits are targeting high-end wine may be busier than originally thought.

01/22/2015

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Online Storage Provider ‘Box’ Set For $14-Per Share IPO

Online storage provider Box has wrapped up its IPO at $14 per share to set up a test of investors’ appetite for a rapidly growing technology company that hasn’t proven it can make money.

01/22/2015

Apple CEO Tim Cook shows off the new iPhone 6 and the Apple Watch during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on September 9, 2014 in Cupertino, California. Apple is expected to unveil the new iPhone 6 and wearble tech.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple’s Tim Cook Reels In $6.7 Million Bonus For 2014

Apple CEO Tim Cook got a hefty cash bonus that brought his total compensation to $9.2 million last year. That’s more than double what he received the previous year, as the company enjoyed a surge in sales and profit fueled by the popularity of its new, over-sized iPhone 6 models.

01/22/2015

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