<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - Business News]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/business http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area http://www.nbcbayarea.com en-us Wed, 07 Oct 2015 10:37:12 -0700 Wed, 07 Oct 2015 10:37:12 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Norwegian Airline CEO Hints to $69 Flights From U.S to Europe]]> Tue, 06 Oct 2015 18:03:48 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/NorwegianCEO.jpg
Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA hopes to sell one-way tickets to Europe for $69 as early as 2017 by flying from U.S. airports that have low fees, Chief Executive Officer Bjørn Kjos said in an interview Tuesday,...

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<![CDATA[Reddit Premieres Upvoted]]> Tue, 06 Oct 2015 17:13:51 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/212*120/upvotedscreen.jpg
Reddit has launched Upvoted, a website for original editorial content.

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<![CDATA[Fantasy Sports Sites FanDuel, Draft Kings Under Fire]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 06:05:57 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/FanDuel.jpg
The multi-billion dollar Fantasy Sports industry is taking a hit.

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<![CDATA[McDonald's Rolls Out All-Day Breakfast Menu]]> Tue, 06 Oct 2015 03:46:12 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/McDonald%27s_breakfast.jpg
McDonald's officially rolled out its all-day breakfast options nationally on Tuesday. But the menu will depend on where you live, as the company will only offer select breakfast sandwich items in different...

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<![CDATA[Mark Curry Named KBLX Morning Show Host]]> Tue, 06 Oct 2015 10:01:06 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*123/mark+curry.jpg
Oakland native Mark Curry will host a morning radio show for KBLX starting on Oct. 12.

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<![CDATA[American Apparel Files For Bankruptcy]]> Mon, 05 Oct 2015 00:04:22 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-103497678.jpg
Troubled teen apparel retailer American Apparel Inc filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday, Reuters reported. The company said it had reached a restructuring support agreement with 95 percent of its secured...

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<![CDATA[Microloans Aimed at Helping Small SF Businesses]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 20:19:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/913302.jpg
NBC Bay Area's Christie Smith examines if the microloans are helping Small San Francisco businesses.

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<![CDATA[Deal for Sunnyvale Apple Campus Nears Completion: Source]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 12:35:02 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/230*120/apple.PNG
A source from the City of Sunnyvale tells NBC Bay Area that a deal is almost complete to build a new Apple campus.

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<![CDATA[Menlo Park Company Aims for 'Precision Medicine']]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 19:23:50 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1001-2015-SequelMachine.jpg
NBC Bay Area's Business and Tech Reporter Scott Budman takes us inside a Bay Area lab and shows us the machine that sent stock prices soaring.

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<![CDATA[New Chip Credit Cards Deadline Has Arrived]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 09:39:59 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/NC_chippin0930.jpg
Stores, restaurants and hotels meet the deadline to have the "Chip and PIN" technology installed to work with the new, more secure credit cards.]]>
<![CDATA[What Those Metallic Chips on New Credit Cards Mean]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 09:40:44 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP_645262875224-CCChip.jpg
Whether you’re buying latte or a new pair of jeans, the new credit cards with the square metallic chips on the front are meant to better protect you from fraud. Here’s what you should know about chip...

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<![CDATA[Google Expected to Unveil New Phones, Latest Android OS]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2015 22:06:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP_768252633260.jpg
Google is expected to unveil two new Nexus smartphones, its new mobile operating system and the next generation of its Chromecast streaming device at an event in San Francisco on Tuesday. Analysts are expecting...

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<![CDATA[Empty Cash Registers: Philly Businesses Struggle Through Pope Visit ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2015 21:32:37 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Book+Store+Closes+Pope+Visit.jpg
With as many as 1.5 million people estimated to have passed through Philadelphia during the week-long World Meeting of Families conference and papal visit, one would expect business was booming. But all...

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<![CDATA[Apple's iPhone 6S & 6S Plus Hits Stores on Friday]]> Fri, 25 Sep 2015 08:07:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/212*120/AP_917275329034.jpg
The new iPhone 6S and 6S Plus are hitting stores on Friday and people, as well as a robot, around the world are already lining up. Lucy the robot was among the first to wait in the rain in Sydney...

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<![CDATA[Credit Cards Now Come With a Chip]]> Mon, 21 Sep 2015 04:54:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP_357621665550.jpg
The new chip cards consumers have received are part of a nationwide shift to offer increased security against fraud and shift liability from card issuers to merchants, who must upgrade to the new technology...

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<![CDATA[Al Qaeda Magazine Targets Buffet, Bloomberg]]> Wed, 09 Sep 2015 15:21:01 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP_120505023412.jpg
A notorious Al Qaeda magazine is encouraging lone-wolf terrorist attacks on U.S. economic leaders, including, Bill Gates, Michael Bloomberg, and Warren Buffet, NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA[Ex-Tesla Employee Posted Confidential Docs From Manager's Email Online: FBI]]> Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:01:59 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Tesla_Kalbasi_ComputerCrimes.jpg
A former Tesla engineer is facing charges for allegedly accessing his former manager’s work email, then posting confidential information from the account online, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation....

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<![CDATA[McDonald's to Serve Breakfast 24/7]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 08:08:48 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/mcdonald%27s+breakfast.jpg
McDonald's announced Tuesday its highly anticipated decision to serve breakfast all day at all U.S. locations starting this fall. According to CNBC, McDonald's franchisees voted to approve all-day breakfast at...

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<![CDATA[Tech Migrates Back to South Bay]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:40:11 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/N6P-SJ-TECH-MIGRATION-PKG---00001123.jpg
After a decade spent moving north to San Francisco, the tech industry is making its biggest move South since the days when chips ruled the industry.

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<![CDATA[Pixar Teaching Next Generation How to Make Movies]]> Wed, 26 Aug 2015 18:46:38 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*140/tlmd_04_pixar_caricaturas.jpg
Pixar is putting some if its secrets online to help others learn. Scott Budman reports.

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<![CDATA[Conn. Governor in Talks With GE]]> Wed, 26 Aug 2015 01:07:01 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GEPIC8252015.jpg
Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy revealed this week that his administration has been in close talks with GE to try to keep the company and its 800 employees in Connecticut. GE has operated its world base...

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<![CDATA[Egg Prices Soar in California ]]> Mon, 24 Aug 2015 10:51:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Egg-Shortage.jpg
Consumers are shelling out more for a carton of large eggs as benchmark prices in California have gone up by 150 percent in a year.]]>
<![CDATA[Tech Stocks Ride #BlackMonday Roller Coaster]]> Mon, 24 Aug 2015 17:35:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/NYSE+Floor+Bump+-+17172811.jpg
It’s being called Black Monday. #BlackMonday for the social media set. Either way, Silicon Valley spent Monday watching the market whiplash, especially closely because tech stocks were caught up in some of...

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<![CDATA[Huggies Investigating Claims of Glass Found in Baby Wipes]]> Fri, 21 Aug 2015 13:44:51 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP_470676170697.jpg
Huggies is investigating after a video made by a mother in Guam purporting to show fiberglass in its baby wipes was posted online. "We are aware of the situation with a mom who posted videos of what...

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<![CDATA[Dow Falls More Than 500 Points]]> Fri, 21 Aug 2015 13:08:49 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-487480511.jpg
The Dow fell more than 500 points Friday, plunging for a second straight day and hitting a 10 percent decline from its all-time high — the definition of a market correction. Investors continue to worry that a...

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<![CDATA[How Subway Will Erase Jared Fogle From Its Brand]]> Wed, 19 Aug 2015 11:54:05 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/fogle-subway-AP_92272235523.jpg
The company that once benefited from Jared Fogle's weight loss story will now need to figure out how to erase him from the brand completely. Fogle pleaded guilty to allegations that he paid for sex acts...

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<![CDATA[Uber Starts Food Delivery Service in Bay Area]]> Mon, 17 Aug 2015 23:37:38 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/UberEATS-menu-Godmother-1024x683.jpg
Uber has turned its business model to the food delivery world.

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<![CDATA[Tinder CEO Leaves After Five Months]]> Thu, 13 Aug 2015 10:09:56 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/140411-tinder-dating-app-mn-1310_6f284758e68894d5f153e1d324a00965.nbcnews-fp-1360-600.jpg
Tinder's latest CEO Christopher Payne just didn't match with the company. Payne is leaving the position after just five months on the job. Taking over will be Tinder co-founder and current president Sean...]]>
<![CDATA[BMW Looking Into Possible Trademark Infringement By Google]]> Wed, 12 Aug 2015 12:17:44 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/466915567.jpg
BMW is looking into whether Google's new holding company Alphabet may infringe on a trademark owned by the automobile company.

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<![CDATA[Real Estate Developers Push for Taller High-Rises]]> Tue, 11 Aug 2015 13:48:47 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/225*120/millenniumtower.jpg
If real estate developers get their way, the towers are about to get even higher in San Francisco's Mid-Market area.

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