Apple said it had another blowout quarter, nearly doubling its net income and far exceeding analyst estimates.
There’s some more positive news on the local economy: money managers for Bay Area businesses are optimistic on growth in 2011.
A reported investment by Goldman Sachs and a Russian investor of $500 million in Facebook is a further sign that the social networking behemoth is becoming a powerful force even outside tech circles.
Merchants would not be allowed to charge customers who pay with a debit card an additional fee under a bill headed to the California Assembly.
The Department of Labor’s new rule that has the potential to lower 401K fees, is a victory for those who’ve fought for more transparency.