Downsized But Not Out, Dreamforce Conference Set to Boost Business in San FranciscoThe San Francisco tourism industry has been hit hard by the pandemic but it will get at least a small boost from Salesforce's Dreamforce Convention at Moscone Center this week.
Historic San Francisco Chinatown Theater Prepares for Grand OpeningTwo Salesforce software engineers have taken on the revival of a historic San Francisco venue called the Great Star Theater in Chinatown.
COVID Reopening: 100 Employees Return To Salesforce Tower As Company Gradually Opens OfficesA group of Salesforce employees were welcomed back to the Salesforce Tower in San Francisco on Monday, as the company continues its gradual reopening of workplaces.
COVID Reopening: Salesforce Preparing to Bring Vaccinated Employees Back To Office Next MonthWhile some car traffic has returned to 1st Street in San Francisco, the sidewalks of the Financial District remain fairly quiet. That could change next month when Salesforce Tower reopens for small vaccinated groups of employees.
COVID: Salesforce Says Most Employees Can WFH Once Offices Reopen - '9-To-5 Workday Is Dead'Declaring the 9-to-5 workday dead, San Francisco-based computing giant Salesforce announced that most employees could work from home at least some of the time, once COVID-19 restrictions ease.
Salesforce Clamps Down On RNC Email Campaign That Falsely Claims Election FraudCloud software giant Salesforce says it has "taken action" against the Republican National Committee to prevent it from sending fundraising emails that claim election fraud and contain inflammatory language that could lead to additional political violence.
Salesforce-Slack Deal: Benioff Buys Work Chat Service For $27.7 BillionBusiness software pioneer Salesforce.com is buying work-chatting service Slack for $27.7 billion in a deal aimed at giving the two San Francisco-based companies a better shot at competing against longtime industry powerhouse Microsoft.
Slack Stock Spikes On Reports Of Potential Salesforce DealShares of San Francisco-based Slack shot up as much as 28% Wednesday, despite being halted twice for volatility, following a report that Salesforce has been in talks to acquire the workplace messaging app.
Salesforce To Cut 1000 Jobs After Record Sales, Stock SurgeSalesforce plans to cut about 1,000 jobs, or less than 2% of its workforce, after it announced record-high sales of more than $5 billion.
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff: Government Should Step In, Fine People Not Wearing MasksSalesforce CEO Marc Benioff thinks masks — like seatbelts in cars — need to be part of the American way of life if the country is to overcome the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Update: Salesforce Cancels Its Annual Dreamforce Conference For 2020San Francisco's tourist and convention industry has been dealt another major blow due to the coronavirus outbreak as Saleforce has cancelled plans to hold its massive Dreamforce conference this year.
Dreamforce Hosts Former President Barack Obama For ConversationFormer U.S. President Barack Obama is in San Francisco on Thursday for Salesforce's annual convention Dreamforce, which draws thousands of people to the city's downtown every year.
Marc Benioff: Time To Break Up FacebookSalesforce CEO Marc Benioff hasn't been sparing with his criticism of Facebook.
Marc Benioff: 'Capitalism, As We Know It, Is Dead'Marc Benioff says "capitalism, as we know it, is dead," and it is time for a new form of capitalism that focuses more on societal good.
Meet Artist Taiko FujimuraArtist Taiko Fujimura talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about her latest work which includes a mural for San Francisco's Salesforce Tower.