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Businesses Hiring, But Still Stingy With Raises
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Businesses Hiring, But Still Stingy With Raises

U.S. businesses were much less likely to boost pay in the third quarter than in previous months, a survey by the National Association for Business Economics found, The Associated Press reported. Only 24 percent of companies increased wages and salaries in the... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
California Gas Prices Continue to Decrease: Report

California Gas Prices Continue to Decrease: Report

Bay Area drivers know all too well the pain at the pump, as California typically has the highest prices in... Watch »

Oct 19, 2014
Giants World Series Tickets Start at Around $550 on StubHub

Giants World Series Tickets Start at Around $550 on StubHub

San Francisco Giants fans wanting to attend World Series games at AT&T Park will have to pay a pretty penny... Read »

Oct 19, 2014
Hotel Occupancy, Prices Near Levi's Stadium Up: Santa Clara

Hotel Occupancy, Prices Near Levi's Stadium Up: Santa Clara

Levi’s Stadium is not only putting fans in the seats, but it is also putting a lot of people into Santa... Read »

Oct 18, 2014
Apple Pay Set to Launch on Monday

Apple Pay Set to Launch on Monday

NBC Bay Area Business and Tech Reporter Scott Budman got a first look at how Apple Pay works and provides a preview... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
Apple Announces

Apple Announces "The World's Thinnest Tablet"

Apple unveiled what it called “the world’s thinnest tablet," a 6.2mm iPad Air 2, at an event in... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
Chrysler Recalls More Than 900K Vehicles

Chrysler Recalls More Than 900K Vehicles

Chrysler is recalling nearly 907,000 Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep SUVs and cars for failing alternators and heated power... Read »

Oct 16, 2014
Apple Expected to Unveil New iPads, Mac OS

Apple Expected to Unveil New iPads, Mac OS

Apple Inc. is expected to unveil new iPads at an event Thursday, as the company tries to drive excitement... Read »

Oct 16, 2014
Google Announces New Nexus Phone and Tablet

Google Announces New Nexus Phone and Tablet

Google is coming out with bigger, more expensive versions of its Nexus phone and tablet to attract more of... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
Amazon to Open First Retail Store

Amazon to Open First Retail Store

The online retail giant Amazon will be opening its first-ever physical store in the heart of New York City, the Wall... Read »

Oct 10, 2014
Hewlett-Packard to Split into 2 Companies: Report

Hewlett-Packard to Split into 2 Companies: Report

Personal computer and printer maker Hewlett-Packard Co. reportedly plans to split itself into two separate companies... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
Ebola Vaccine Makers' Shares Rise After 1st U.S. Case

Ebola Vaccine Makers' Shares Rise After 1st U.S. Case

Shares of some companies that are studying potential vaccines for Ebola climbed after federal officials... Read »

Oct 1, 2014
World's Biggest-Ever IPO: Alibaba Priced at $68 a Share

World's Biggest-Ever IPO: Alibaba Priced at $68 a Share

Alibaba has priced its initial public offering at $68 per share, near the upper end of its expected range, ahead of... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
NASA Picks Boeing, SpaceX to Build

NASA Picks Boeing, SpaceX to Build "Space Taxis"

NASA is a giant step closer to launching Americans again from U.S. soil. On Tuesday, the space agency announced... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
iPhone 6 Pre-Orders Set First-Day Record

iPhone 6 Pre-Orders Set First-Day Record

Apple had more than 4 million advance orders of its new, larger iPhones in the first 24 hours, exceeding its initial... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Consumers Share Tips on How to Preorder iPhone 6

Consumers Share Tips on How to Preorder iPhone 6

The presale for the first iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus starts at midnight tonight. It's only available online... Watch »

Sep 12, 2014
Nevada Lawmakers Approve Tesla Tax Breaks

Nevada Lawmakers Approve Tesla Tax Breaks

The Nevada Legislature has approved an unprecedented package of incentives to bring Tesla Motors' $5 billion battery... Read »

Sep 11, 2014
SJ's Bay 101 Card Room Headed for Milpitas?

SJ's Bay 101 Card Room Headed for Milpitas?

Bay 101, a longtime San Jose card room, is looking to build a bigger gambling den somewhere in the South Bay. Read »

Sep 10, 2014
Apple Uses Solar to Power iPhone 6 Manufacturing

Apple Uses Solar to Power iPhone 6 Manufacturing

Apple is using an Arizona solar farm to power the factory that will make the iPhone 6's sapphire screens, according... Read »

Sep 9, 2014
Home Depot Confirms Credit Card Data Breach

Home Depot Confirms Credit Card Data Breach

It's official: Home Depot has suffered a credit card data breach, the home improvement superstore confirmed Monday... Read »

Sep 8, 2014

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