23andMe Slashes 14% Of Workforce Amid Slump In DNA Testing Market23andMe, the Sunnyvale-based at-home DNA testing company, is laying off 100 people, or about 14% of its workforce.
Trump, Macron Reach Truce On Digital Tax Impacting Facebook, GooglePresident Donald Trump and his French counterpart have agreed to hold off on escalating a trade war, officials said.
Google Owner Alphabet Now Worth $1 TrillionThe exclusive $1 trillion club on Wall Street just got a new member.
Robots Out Of Work As Automated Businesses Close In Bay AreaIt has been a bad week for robots in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Google Legal Chief David Drummond Leaving Amid Sexual Misconduct AccusationsDavid Drummond, the legal chief of Google parent company Alphabet, is leaving at the end of the month, following accusations of inappropriate relationships with employees.
Silicon Valley Congressman Joins With Bernie Sanders for Anti-War Legislative EffortU.S. Rep. Ro Khanna of Silicon Valley is teaming with U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders in a legislative effort to block funding they say the Pentagon and President Donald Trump could otherwise use to launch the country into war with Iran.
Bay Area In 2010s: Soaring Real Estate Prices Ending The California DreamLocated on a nice, quiet Daly City neighborhood street, the 1,570-square foot, three-bedroom, two-bath house at 872 N Mayfair Ave. would be considered a nice starter home in much of the nation.
Google Buys Cisco Buildings, Continues Silicon Valley ExpansionGoogle is expanding its footprint in San Jose yet again, setting the stage for another mega campus along the N. First Street corridor and ending the year on an unprecedented shopping spree of South Bay properties.
Workers Fired From Google Plan Federal Labor ComplaintFour workers fired from Google last week are planning to file a federal labor complaint against the company, claiming it unfairly retaliated against them for organizing workers around social causes.
Silicon Valley Shakeup; Google Co-Founders Page and Brin Stepping Down As Alphabet ExecutivesGoogle co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin announced Tuesday they would be stepping down from their leadership roles in the search giant's parent company Alphabet.
Former Bay Area Tour Operator Pleads Guilty In Chinese Spying CaseFormer Hayward tour operator Xuehua Edward Peng will spend the next four years in federal prison after pleading guilty to acting as an agent for China, taking money in exchange for classified national security information on small electronic storage devices.
Google Fires 4 Over Alleged Data Security Issues Amid Tensions With EmployeesTensions continue to rise between Google and its employees.
Silicon Valley Visitors See Growing Homeless Camp Along Guadalupe River Upon ArrivalThe ever-growing homeless encampment along the Guadalupe River is often the first thing many Silicon Valley visitors see when they land at Mineta San Jose International Airport.
Amnesty International Calls Facebook, Google Rights AbusersAmnesty International issued a scathing indictment of the world’s dominant internet corporations.
Atherton Stays Most Expensive Zip Code In U.S.; 55 Bay Area Zip Codes In Top 125The wealthy Peninsula enclave of Atherton held on to its top spot as the nation's most expensive zip code.