SFMTA Pushing For Speed Cameras In San Francisco To Improve Pedestrian SafetyThe SFMTA is drafting a proposal that would allow the agency to install the cameras near schools and other areas where pedestrian safety is an issue.
SF-Based Gap Says Strong Dollar Hurting RevenueGap is one of many companies struggling with the impact of the strong dollar as sales in foreign currencies amount to less once they are translated back into U.S. dollars.
Report Finds California’s Financial Comeback Mainly Due To Spending Reductions, Not Higher RevenueThe report from Standard & Poor's found that contrary to popular belief, lower spending has spurred California's economic recovery, and not higher revenues.
San Francisco's Controversial 'Twitter Tax Break' Is Working, Report FindsSupporters of a tax break intended to lure Twitter to San Francisco's blighted mid-Market neighborhood are pointing to a new report as an indicator of its success.
General Motors 3Q Profit Nearly DoublesThe automaker posted a net profit of $1.38 billion, or 81 cents per share, from July through September.
Twitter Rolls Out 'Buy Button' To Let Users Make In-App PurchasesTwitter is rolling out a feature allowing users to buy products with the push of a button.
Larry Magid: SoundCloud Will Start Paying Artists, Introduces AdsSoundCloud will start paying artists and record companies whose music appears on the popular streaming site.
Twitter Stock Price Skyrockets After News Of Revenue, User SurgeStronger revenue from Twitter sent the company's stock up 21 percent in early trading Wednesday.
Airbnb Starts Collecting Hotel Tax In Portland— San Francisco Likely To Be Next Airbnb began collecting hotel taxes Tuesday for all of its reservations in Portland, Oregon and is expected to soon do the same in San Francisco.
Larry Magid: Yahoo!’s Video Service Puts Content Creators First; Will Compete With YouTubeYahoo! appears to be getting ready to launch a new video service aimed at challenging YouTube by tapping into their viewers, while paying content creators more for ad traffic than the Google-owned company.
Apple Increases Stock Buyback, Plans 7-For-1 Split; Shares Surge After-HoursApple plans to buy back an additional $30 billion of its stock, raise its quarterly dividend by 8 percent and split its stock for the first time in nine years.
Big Jump In Ad Revenue Powers Strong Earnings Report From Facebook Facebook's first-quarter earnings and revenue grew sharply, surpassing Wall Street's expectations thanks to an 82 percent increase in advertising revenue.