San Francisco Tech Tax Ballot Measure Blocked In CommitteeA ballot measure proposing to tax tech companies to pay for affordable housing and homeless services was blocked in committee Monday.
Proposed San Francisco Tech Payroll Tax Would Raise Millions For HomelessnessTech companies in San Francisco have received millions of dollars in tax breaks for years, but now some city politicians want to make an exception to that rule.
Bay Area Police, Tech Bolster Obama's Police Data Transparency InitiativeBay Area law enforcement and tech companies are working side by side to bolster police transparency through President Barack Obama's Police Data Initiative.
Free Gourmet Meals At Tech Companies May Become A Thing Of The PastThe IRS could start taxing techies for all the free food they've been getting on the job.
Bay Area Businesses Among 379 Pushing Supreme Court To Declare Same-Sex Marriage Constitutional RightBay Area businesses ranging from the San Francisco Giants to Silicon Valley firms such as Google Inc. and Facebook Inc. are among 379 companies that asked the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday to declare a constitutional right to same-sex marriage.
San Francisco Public Schools ‘Get Adopted’ By Bay Area Tech CompaniesThe Circle the Schools initiative uses an adopt-a-school model to connect San Francisco-based companies with schools.
McDonald's Opens Up Mid-Market San Francisco Office To Lure Tech-Savvy TalentMcDonald’s is opening up a new location along San Francisco's Market Street, but not to take your order. Instead, the fast food chain will use the space to recruit the best talent to boost its digital presence.
San Francisco Tech Shuttle Bus Program Gets OK, Supervisors Deny Environmental AppealThe 18 month pilot program will allow private shuttle buses for tech companies to use a limited number of Muni stops in San Francisco.
KCBS Cover Story Series – Getting By In Silicon ValleyAs many in their mid-20s enjoy the riches from tech and dot-com companies in Silicon Valley, another section is struggling just to "get by" on their middle-class paychecks.
Tax Breaks For SF Tech Firms? Board Says Do More For The CommunityAn advisory panel recommended several high tech firms need to do more for the community to earn a tax break for locating to San Francisco's Mid-Market neighborhood.
Silicon Valley Tech Leader Taking Cautious Approach In The New YearAlthough it was a banner year for many Silicon Valley companies in 2013, a business leader said the region needs help from the federal government to continue the trend in 2104.
Narsai David: Is San Francisco Too Expensive For Cooks?Many are having to move to other rising culinary markets to work on their craft, due to the high cost-of-living and low pay here in the Bay Area.