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Dreamforce Tech Conference Descends Upon SoMa; Attendees Asked To Participate In Food Drive

Salesforce is throwing its annual Dreamforce software conference in San Francisco with the CEO, Marc Benioff, touting a food-drive effort that asks attendees bring canned goods with a goal of providing up to one million meals.

10/13/2014

New Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is seen in this undated handout. (Brian Smale/Microsoft via Getty Images)

Microsoft CEO Apologizes After Saying Women Don’t Need To Ask For A Raise, Have ‘Faith In The System’

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says women don’t need to ask for a raise. They should just trust the system—one that at technology companies is overwhelmingly male.

10/09/2014

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Around 100 Attendees Heading To Australia AIDS Conference Among Victims Of Downed Malaysia Airlines Flight

About 100 of the passengers on the Malaysia Airlines flight that was shot down over the Ukraine on Thursday were reportedly AIDS scientists and researchers heading to Australia for a conference.

07/17/2014

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Larry Magid: Microsoft Admits Xbox Rollout Was Flawed

Microsoft is making headlines during the E3 conference by announcing that last year’s roll-out of the Xbox One was flawed.

06/09/2014

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KCBS Cover Story: Tech Conference Chooses Oakland Over San Francisco

Big tech conferences are often held in San Francisco or San Jose, but a tech startup conference has chosen Oakland as its new home.

05/07/2014

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson (Steve Freeman/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Does Sacramento’s Mayor Have Wider Political Ambitions?

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson has a new title after being named President of the U.S. Conference of Mayors on Wednesday, but does it mean he wants to be thrust into the national spotlight?

04/16/2014

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Stanford Student Groups Square Off On Free Speech, Debate Family Values

A controversial family values conference scheduled at Stanford University next month has sparked a free-speech debate on campus among student organizations.

03/24/2014

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Video Game Makers Explore Social Issues At San Francisco Conference

The video game industry is taking itself more seriously.

03/17/2014

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Apple Invites Reporters To San Francisco Conference, Likely Unveiling New iPhone

Apple was inviting reporters to a news conference next week in San Francisco with a message that suggests that it will reveal the iPhone 5, as expected.

09/04/2012

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A’s Co-Owner Remains Optimistic Of Move At Silicon Valley Conference

Lew Wolff said he is frustrated but will let Major League Baseball take its course regarding a possible move to San Jose.

06/20/2012

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