Charcoal May Be Hottest Trend In Beauty ProductsCharcoal has been replaced by gas as the darling of the backyard barbecue, but it may have a future as the newest and hottest beauty trend.
Apple Awarded Patent To Deliver Ads Based On How Much You Can AffordApple was awarded a patent Thursday for a system allowing it to deliver ads to customers based on the amount of money the company thinks you have in your bank account.
FCC Looking To Close Digital Divide: 21 Percent Of Californians Either Have No Internet Or Still Use Dial UpCalifornia is slowly closing the digital divide, but a new survey shows millions of Californians still rely on dial-up Internet service or aren’t online at all. The federal government is looking to change that.
Don't Fall For Mother's Day Scams Using Phony Florists, E-Cards To Steal Your IdentityRoses, lilies, daisies – beautiful bouquets are most popular Mother's Day gifts but scammers can make you sorry you ever tried to give flowers to mom.
San Mateo-Based GoPro Reportedly Developing Its Own Line Of Consumer DronesThe drones are expected to hit the market late next year.
New Smartphone App Lets Shoppers Decide If They Like A Product's PoliticsA new smartphone app will help grocery shoppers decide if they like the politics behind a brand.
Organic Food Producers Meet In San Francisco To Discuss Trends In Organic ShoppingSan Francisco played host to big players in the organic food world this month, but research shows many people still aren’t convinced the organic label is worth the price.
Lyft Drivers 'Screwed Over' By Feud Between Ridesharing Companies“Oh it’s been a blood feud,” one driver, who wished to remain anonymous told KPIX 5.
San Francisco Supervisors’ Vote Narrowly Puts Soda Tax Measure On November BallotA two-cents per ounce sugary beverage tax, commonly called the soda tax, could be put on the November ballot in San Francisco depending on the city’s board of supervisors vote on Tuesday.
Federal Trade Commission Accuses T-Mobile Of Bogus Consumer Charges The Federal Trade Commission is alleging that T-Mobile USA, Inc., made "hundreds of millions" of dollars off its customers through bogus charges.
McDonald's Opens Up Mid-Market San Francisco Office To Lure Tech-Savvy TalentMcDonald’s is opening up a new location along San Francisco's Market Street, but not to take your order. Instead, the fast food chain will use the space to recruit the best talent to boost its digital presence.
Will Self-Driving Cars Reduce Accidents, Lead To Lower Insurance Rates?Self-driving cars are a fairly common sight around Google’s headquarters in Silicon Valley, but where insurance rates will go when driverless cars hit the road is still very much a mystery.