Silicon Valley Startup Weeby.co Blows Up Salary Structure For Top Software EngineersA Silicon Valley startup is changing the playbook when it comes to hiring engineers by paying top talent like pro sports teams pay top athletes.
San Francisco To 'Shame' Property Owners Into Earthquake-Retrofitting Their BuildingsSan Francisco will employ a new method of getting property owners to reinforce their buildings to better withstand earthquakes - shaming them into retrofitting their buildings.
Uber Quickly Shuts Down Hack That Showed Secret Passenger RatingUber quickly shut down a hack Sunday night that allowed Uber passengers to find out how drivers secretly rated them.
San Francisco Giants May Ban ‘Culturally Insensitive’ Attire At AT&T Park The San Francisco Giants organization is in the final steps of adopting a policy to ban fans from wearing “culturally-insensitive" attire at AT&T Park.
The Humor Code’s Five Best Comedy Clubs In The USWhile traveling the world exploring the science of what makes things funny, we stumbled on an important question: What makes a good comedy club? According to many of the comics we interviewed, a “good room” is one that’s dimly lit, densely packed, with hard chairs, low ceilings, a red curtain, and nothing at all that’s blue.
'Bikini Bar' Decrease In South Bay Credited To KPIX 5 Report San Jose has been cracking down on businesses breaking rules with scantily clad waitresses offering illegal ‘adult entertainment’ for a price.
ConsumerWatch Uncovers Flawed Bay Area Earthquake RetrofitsA lot of Bay Area homeowners who’ve paid handsomely to retrofit their homes are living with a false sense of security, according to seismic engineers and state and local agencies that study earthquake safety.
Facebook Rewards Hackers For Finding Security FlawsFacebook doled out more than $40,000 worth of finders fees in August to hackers who identified security flaws in the uber-popular social networking site.
ConsumerWatch: Color Code Unlocks Secret To Fresh BreadA web site that tracks urban legends has confirmed a little-known secret about those colored twist ties and plastic closures on your favorite loaves of bread.