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Study Suggests Fluctuating Price Parking Program In San Francisco Works

A new study finds that SFpark, the two-year-old program that uses fluctuating pricing to control parking space availability in San Francisco, is working.

06/20/2014

Traffic backs up on Interstate 80 at the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge as the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) strike snarls the Monday morning commute on October 21, 2013 in Oakland, California. BART workers continue to strike after contract negotiations between BART management and the transit agency's two largest unions fell apart last week. Management and unions agreed on the financial specifics of the contract but differed on workplace safety rules. An estimated 400,000 commuters ride BART each day. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Congestive Pricing Not Stopping Bay Bridge Commuters During Morning Peak

An increase in price during peak morning commute hours doesn’t appear to be stopping people from crossing the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

05/19/2014

New MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops are seen on display after a special announcement event at Apple Headquarters October 14, 2008 in Cupertino, California. Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced new versions of the MacBook Pro and MacBook laptop computers. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) apple generic, laptops

New York Judge Rules Apple Conspired With Publishers On E-Book Pricing

The judge at a New York civil anti-trust trial has found that Apple Inc. conspired with publishers to raise electronic book prices.

07/10/2013

Houston Astros v San Francisco Giants

Daily Madden: The Cost Of Improving The Fan Experience

The Chicago Cubs are in a fight over plans to implement video boards at Wrigley Field and have threatened to move if those plans aren’t approved.

05/02/2013

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SF Ballot Measure Sought To Fight Pricing Of New AIDS Drug

The AIDS Healthcare Foundation is spearheading a ballot measure in San Francisco to combat what it calls “predatory pricing” of a new AIDS drug.

08/30/2012

Adobe Systems headquarters, San Jose

Adobe Launches New Software Suite With Monthly Subscription Option

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.

04/23/2012

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Apple, Publishers May Face Suit Over E-Book Pricing

The Justice Department has threatened to sue Apple and five other major publishers for allegedly colluding to raise the price of e-books.

03/08/2012

A woman shops at J.C. Penney (Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: J.C. Penney’s ‘Every Day’ Deal Strategy

J.C. Penney is permanently marking down all of its merchandise by at least 40 percent so shoppers no longer have to wait for sales to get bargains.

01/26/2012

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