Phil Matier: East Bay School District Wins 'Race To The Top' GrantThe New Haven Unified School District in Union City was one of the nationwide winners of a Race to the Top grant.
UC Sees Jump In Out-Of-State Student AdmissionsThe University of California is reporting a big jump in the percentage of out-of-state students who have been admitted for undergraduate study.
Study: App Economy Creating Thousands Of JobsLooking for a promising career in a lousy economy? A new study suggests you’re apt to find it in apps—the services and tools built to run on smartphones, computer tablets and Facebook’s online social network.
Clear Channel Swipes Pandora With 'iHeart' RevampRadio station giant Clear Channel Communications Inc. is taking a swipe at Oakland based, online music service Pandora with a revamp of its 'iheartradio' app...
New Bay Bridge Detour Set; Caltrans Offers Hi-Tech ViewsCaltrans unveiled a bevy of new tools Tuesday to help motorists navigate a new Bay Bridge realignment that will be put into place over Memorial Day weekend.
Tech Report: Twitter Reportedly Purchases TweetDeck For $50MTwitter has acquired one of its most popular applications, TweetDeck, for about $50 million.
Demand Remains High For Affordable Housing In Oakland10,000 Section 8 applicants will be selected from an expected pool of 100,000 for eligibility screening.
UC Receives Record Number Of Undergraduate ApplicationsDespite big tuition hikes, the University of California again received a record number of undergraduate applications for the fall, driven by sharp increases from out-of-state and international students, school officials said Friday.
Undergradute Applications On The Rise At StanfordUndergraduate applications to Stanford University are on the rise, according to the university’s Office of Undergraduate Admission.
Facebook Apps Breach Privacy PolicyThe Wall Street Journal is reporting that 10 popular Facebook applications have been transmitting users’ personal identifying information to dozens of advertising and Internet tracking companies.