Cal State Forced To Turn Away Thousands Of Qualified ApplicantsCal State University promised tens of thousands of students a slot in the freshman class, but now it's saying there's not enough room.
Picking A Gender Could Be Required For Getting U.S. PassportA federal judge in Denver is considering whether the U.S. government should require people to pick a gender to get a passport.
To Pee Or Not To Pee; How Can We Control It?An new & innovated wearable device alerts you when you need to pee...
Man Spells Out 'Hire Me' On GPS Running App After Applying To San Francisco CompanyA San Francisco job seeker ran eight miles to show a GPS-based running app company how much he wanted to work for them.
SoCal Company Begins Marketing First Personal Earthquake Warning DeviceBy now you may have heard that voice that warns earthquake researchers of coming quakes, but in the future the heads up may be coming out of your own phone.
Some SF Employers To Be Forced To Offer Jobs Before Asking About Criminal HistoryAn ordinance that limits how employers and housing providers use criminal history in their decision making goes into effect in San Francisco next week.
$80,000 Lighthouse Innkeeper Jobs Open For Couple Willing To Relocate To Middle Of BayEast Brother Light Station, Inc. is seeking applicants for a job at their bed-and-breakfast on an island north of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge, but the job is open to couples only.
Yahoo Revamps Email In Bid To Catch Up With GmailAside from the new look unveiled Tuesday, Yahoo introduced email apps for the iPhone, iPad and mobile devices running on the new Windows 8 operating system.
Bay Area School Districts Drop Bid For Federal FundsTwo of the largest school districts in the area are abandoning their joint effort to bring in millions of dollars in federal funds through the Obama Administration's Race to the Top program.
App Launching To Track Down Famed SF Tamale LadyA new smartphone app should make it easier to locate one of San Francisco’s most celebrated street food venders – The Tamale Lady.
Mobile App Links Drivers With SF People In Need Of A Lift SideCar plays matchmaker between people who need a lift and community drivers willing to give them a ride. Passengers reward the driver with a voluntary and cashless payment after they reach their destination.
ConsumerWatch: Grieving Family Says Claim Denied Unfairly One Bay Area family claims they were denied thousands of dollars in funeral costs due to unclear paperwork required by their insurance provider.
ConsumerWatch: Jobs Requiring Jobs, Airline TaxesA review of popular job websites like Monster.com, Careerbuilder.com, and Craigslist.org found hundreds of employers specifically seeking applicants who are “currently employed” or recently employed.
Real-Time Parking Spot Locator Launched For Some SF StreetsSFpark, a two-year pilot program unveiled last year, entered a key new phase Thursday with the distribution of parking information collected by meters and sensors about where parking is available so drivers can quickly find spaces.
Tech Report: New Photo App Raises Privacy ConcernsA new application called Color allows you to do something similar with your phone, by sharing your images, videos and comments with anyone who comes within 50 feet of you.