Orchard Supply Hardware To Close All LocationsMore than eight decades after opening its first store in the Bay Area, Orchard Supply Hardware is reportedly closing all of its locations.
Google Unveils New Smartphone Line, Home AssistantGoogle launched an aggressive challenge to consumer electronics giants like Apple and Samsung on Tuesday.
17 United Airlines Flights Delayed At SFO; Bomb Threat Adds To Confusion17 United Airlines flights were delayed out of SFO Tuesday morning as a result of dispatching problem. A called in bomb threat added to the confusion, but was determined to be a hoax.
The Future Of Retail? Army Of Robots Now Helping Customers At Orchard Supply Hardware In San JoseSan Jose-based Orchard Supply Hardware, a division of Lowe's, has a robot helping customers. CNET reporter Sumi Das has more on whether the "Oshbot" is the future of retail.
KCBS Cover Story Series: California’s Record Drought Taking Toll On Central Valley Farmers And Businesses Cash registers in the Central Valley are seeing less activity these days because there’s less water. The state's record drought is impacting farm towns in California's Central Valley in a major way.
Lowe's Announces Plans To Acquire San Jose-Based Orchard SupplyLowe’s says it plans to expand its California presence with an acquisition of Sears spinoff Orchard Supply Hardware Stores for about $205 million in cash.
Detroit Automakers In Search Of Top Talent From Silicon ValleyThe comeback of the American auto industry may depend on whether the high tech engineers needed to design cutting edge cars will consider living in Detroit instead of the Bay Area.