Unlike previous versions, which came shrink-wrapped in a box, Creative Suite 6 will be available on a monthly subscription basis as part of Adobe’s Creative Cloud offering.
San Francisco-based Splunk’s products help companies collect and analyze internal data. The company says it had more than 3,300 customers as of the end of October, including Bank of America, Comcast and online game maker Zynga.
Only one other company has been worth $600 billion—Apple’s old sparring partner Microsoft Corp. It reached that valuation for 13 trading days around the turn of the millennium, at the peak of the technology stock mania.
Home sales in the San Francisco Bay area reached a five-year high for January last month as prices and mortgage rates plunged, but many of those were so-called distressed sales.
The late freezes and untimely rain impacted California’s wine grape harvest just as vintners had predicted: The 2011 harvest was down 7 percent to 3.3 million tons.
This week, new rules issued by the Department of Transportation will go into effect that will further protect passenger rights.
Hoping to harvest some fresh cash, the online game company behind “FarmVille” said Friday that it plans to raise $1 billion in an initial public offering of up to 100 million shares.
Tuesday’s start of the California Dungeness crab season appeared to be in jeopardy, considering buyers and crabbers had – as of Monday morning – not reached an agreement on pricing.
Students at the University of California at Berkeley protested the rising cost of textbooks Thursday and petitioned for more affordable solutions to be implemented on college campuses.
LinkedIn is jacking up the price it’s asking for shares of its initial public offering by 30 percent.