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Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an event introducing new iPads at Apple's headquarters October 16, 2014 in Cupertino, California.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Silicon Valley’s Biggest Names Pull Out Rainbow Flags After Marriage Equality Ruling

This weekend’s big Pride Parade may be in San Francisco, but that didn’t stop Silicon Valley leaders from (digitally) waiving the rainbow flag in support of Friday’s Supreme Court ruling ending bans on same-sex marriage.

06/26/2015

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SF Ferry Building Developers Sign On To Bring Waterfront Public Market To Jack London Square

The hope is that Water Street Market will rival the Ferry Building and Oxbow Market in Napa, but with an East Bay feel.

03/04/2015

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Be Prepared To Pay $888 Before Eating At San Francisco’s Most Expensive Restaurant

Saison, San Francisco’s most expensive restaurant, is now on the growing list of Bay Area venues requiring guests to pay for dinner in full before ever stepping foot inside.

02/06/2015

A sign outside Google headquarters in Mountain View. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Just How Much Do Bay Area Coding Internships Pay?

Across the board, employees are taking in high salaries, but one group in particular within tech is making almost unbelievable amounts of money—coding interns.

11/25/2014

Square headquarters on August 19, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Square Purchases Bay-Area Startup—Caviar; Enters Food Delivery Business

San Francisco mobile-payment company, Square, has bought a Bay Area startup that delivers meals from restaurants called, Caviar. Our technology analyst says our options on food delivery are on the rise.

08/05/2014

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Google, Square Hoping To Solve Gender Imbalance Through Recruiting

Silicon Valley tech giants have been taking heat for a gender imbalance among staff, particularly in the fields of engineering and coding, and now they’re doing something about it – targeting young women for careers in the tech sector.

07/01/2014

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Silicon Valley Prostitutes Using Mobile Apps To Accept Credit Card Payments

Forget about leaving money on the nightstand, Silicon Valley prostitutes are proving to be almost as tech savvy as their high-tech clients, according to published reports.

04/15/2013

A credit card is swiped in a Square credit card reader. (Square)

Mobile Payment Firm Square Moving Into San Francisco Mid-Market Area

San Francisco’s plans to revitalize its blighted mid-Market neighborhood are getting another boost.

10/22/2012

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PayPal Launches Mobile Payments Service

PayPal has launched a mobile payments service that lets businesses accept credit cards using a small triangular card reader attached to an iPhone.

03/15/2012

Square Register app on an iPad. (Square)

Tech Report: Twitter Co-Founder’s Startup Tries To Make Cash Register Obsolete

The start-up led by Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey hopes to show merchants they can abandon cash registers.

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