Lyft Apologizes For Backpedaling On $1,000 Bonuses For New DriversLyft is digging itself out of a public relations mess after angry drivers claim the ride-sharing company failed to deliver a $1,000 bonus advertised to new recruits and those referring them.
Online Storage Provider 'Box' Set For $14-Per Share IPOOnline storage provider Box has wrapped up its IPO at $14 per share to set up a test of investors’ appetite for a rapidly growing technology company that hasn’t proven it can make money.
Tenants Rights’ Group Protests Against ‘Illegal’ Share Rentals In San Francisco’s North Beach Demonstrators in San Francisco have posted neon green warning signs on the outside of some apartments where the director of the Tenants Union says people have been evicted under the Ellis Act and landlords are now renting apartments through websites like Airbnb and VRBO.
ConsumerWatch: Airport Car Sharing Program Facing Swarm Of ComplaintsEarlier this week, the city of Millbrae’s Planning Commission voted unanimously to revoke FlightCar’s conditional permit to operate - citing a long list of problems, including illegally operating a generator, poor maintenance of shrubbery and fire code violations.
Facebook Shares Climbs Back To IPO PriceFacebook’s stock price has passed its $38 IPO price for the first time since its rocky initial public offering more than a year ago.
Chevron's Net Income Falls 5 Percent As Oil Prices SlipChevron said its net income fell 5 percent in the first quarter as oil prices slipped.
Apple Worst Performing S&P Stock So Far This YearApple was the worst performing stock on the S&P 500 for the month of January, despite a historic surge for the index overall.
A's Players Vote To Donate Share Of Playoff Winnings To CharityThe Oakland Athletics players have decided to donate one full playoff share to eight local and national charitable efforts, a total of $34,325.16.
East Bay Company's Massive Car Tracking Database Sparks DebateIf you own a car, chances are police know where you’ve been lately – thanks to a Bay Area company that is keeping them in the loop.
Facebook Settles With FTC Over Privacy Deception ChargesThe FTC had charged that the social network told people they could keep the information they share private, then allowed it to be made public.
York: 49ers Discussed Sharing Stadium With RaidersA shared stadium between the San Francisco 49ers and Oakland Raiders has been discussed under the new NFL labor agreement, and executives for both teams said Tuesday they are open to future talks.
Clorox Says No To Icahn's $10.2B Buyout BidClorox Co. is turning down billionaire investor Carl Icahn's offer to buy the company, saying the price of $76.50 per share is too low.
Icahn Makes $10.2 Billion Offer To Take Clorox PrivateActivist investor Carl Icahn is offering to take Oakland-based Clorox Co. private in a deal that values the consumer products maker at about $10.2 billion.
Oracle Fiscal 4Q Profit Up Despite Server WeaknessOracle said its net income rose 36 percent as new sales of business software were at the high end of its expectations. However, the company said revenue from computer servers dropped. Its stock fell.