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Growth

San Francisco Homes For Sale

Growing Concern Amid Surging Silicon Valley Real Estate Values

While Santa Clara is leading the state when it comes to surging real estate values—largely due to the booming local tech economy, there’s growing concern the new housing projects may be built on a bubble.

10/15/2013

(CBS)

Funding For Business Startups Declines

A new study shows that funding for business startups declined in 2012, the first time that’s happened in three years, as venture capitalists spent less money on fewer deals.

01/18/2013

(CBS)

California Immigration Shift Shows Asians Overtaking Latin Americans

There’s a California population shift with Asian immigrants replacing Latin America as the primary source of the state’s immigrants.

01/17/2013

A South Korea shop manager shows Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S mobile phone (R) and Apple's iPhone 3G at a shop in Seoul on July 27, 2010. . (Park Ji-Hwan/AFP/Getty Images)

Child Privacy Rules Slowing App Growth For Developers

The FTC’s chairman, Jon Leibowitz, defended the government’s approach. “When you are talking about children, you have to give the benefit of the doubt to privacy,” he said last week on Capitol Hill.

12/18/2012

(CBS)

U.S. Employers Advertise Fewer Jobs, Fill More Positions

U.S. employers advertised slightly fewer jobs in August while they filled the most positions in three months, a mixed signal for the job market.

10/10/2012

A sign welcoming Facebook is flashed on a screen outside the NASDAQ stock exchange at Times Square in New York, May 18, 2012. (Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/GettyImages)

Facebook’s U.S. Growth Slowing

Facebook’s growth appears to be slowing, particularly in the U.S., according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.

06/11/2012

Facebook

Facebook Skyrocketing Growth Begins To Level Off

Facebook may have over 800 million users, but the company’s rocket-fueled user growth may be starting to slow. The social network is seeing fewer new users, not only in the U.S., but also in overseas markets.

02/08/2012

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San Jose Offers New Tax Break To Lure Developers

The San Jose City Council approved a temporary tax break Tuesday to encourage more commercial development in the city.

02/01/2012

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee Outlines Extensive Jobs Plan

The plan focuses on creating a stronger network for small businesses in San Francisco.

10/04/2011

Port Of Oakland

Lt. Governor Newsom Pushes For Growth, Investment In Oakland Port

California’s Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom is calling for port maintenance funds to be released in the state and that our infrastructure is lagging behind several other nations.

10/01/2011

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