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Monday, Aug 11, 2014 at 06:55 PM PDT

Venture Capitalists Set Focus on Medical Marijuana

Venture Capitalists Set Focus on Medical Marijuana

From the tech industry to medical marijuana, venture capitalists have a new focus: pot. Scott Budman reports.

Wednesday, Jul 16, 2014 at 09:40 PM PDT

Bay Area Startup "Bubblews" Aims to Get Users Paid for "Likes"

Bay Area Startup "Bubblews" Aims to Get Users Paid for "Likes"

NBC Bay Area's Scott Budman provides a first look at a new social network created by a Bay Area startup.

Friday, Jul 4, 2014 at 07:36 AM PDT

App Lets You Tour Apartments In 3D

App Lets You Tour Apartments In 3D

Apartment List now lets you tour apartments from your smartphone.

Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 at 05:44 AM PDT

Inside Google's World Cup "War Room"

Inside Google's World Cup "War Room"

The world's biggest search engine has put together a "War Room" to track everything soccer during the World Cup.

Thursday, Jun 26, 2014 at 07:06 PM PDT

Bay Area Gets Social with Soccer

Bay Area Gets Social with Soccer

Who knew? We love to tweet about soccer.

Tuesday, Jun 24, 2014 at 06:59 PM PDT

Inside the Company Targeted in IRS Scandal

Inside the Company Targeted in IRS Scandal

Sonasoft is the company you may have read about online over the last couple of days, linked to the IRS email scandal.

Monday, Jun 23, 2014 at 06:40 PM PDT

Silicon Valley Accelerators in Spotlight

Silicon Valley Accelerators in Spotlight

The battle for tech talent is now so hot in Silicon Valley, big companies aren't just buying up small companies, they're buying up companies that are barely getting started.

Friday, Jun 20, 2014 at 05:32 PM PDT

Need Sunglasses? Go Online

Need Sunglasses? Go Online

Shopping online is already huge, but when it comes to clothing, it's not all that efficient. Just about every Stitch Fix or Zappos purchase into my house has left the house, back in its box.

Wednesday, Jun 18, 2014 at 08:20 AM PDT

NASA Tracks "Zombie" Spacecraft

NASA Tracks "Zombie" Spacecraft

Engineers, camped out at a McDonald's, try to bring a spaceship back home.

Monday, Jun 16, 2014 at 05:45 PM PDT

Silicon Valley Tech Helps Reverse Social Media Censorship

Silicon Valley Tech Helps Reverse Social Media Censorship

NBC Bay Area's tech and business reporter Scott Budman shows how an app developed in the Silicon Valley is the answer to international censorship.

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SFPD Make Arrest in SoMa Body Parts Case

SFPD Make Arrest in SoMa Body Parts Case

San Francisco police early Saturday arrested a man on suspicion of murder in the grisly case of a dismembered body found in a suitcase in a downtown street earlier this week.

Firefighters Battle 4-Alarm Fire in Alamo Square Neighborhood

Firefighters Battle 4-Alarm Fire in Alamo Square Neighborhood

Quick work by roughly 100 firefighters who responded Saturday to a four-alarm fire in San Francisco's Western Addition neighborhood prevented the flames from spreading to the entire block, a fire official said.

Duties of Hosting Super Bowl Passed to Bay Area

Duties of Hosting Super Bowl Passed to Bay Area

The duties of hosting a Super Bowl were passed to the Bay Area Saturday, where the big game will be hosted at Levi's Stadium.

Radar Beacon That Helps Ships Through Bay Bridge Broken

Radar Beacon That Helps Ships Through Bay Bridge Broken

A radar beacon that helps guide ships through the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge is broken, raising concerns about possible ship strikes.

Whitney Houston's Daughter In Coma

Whitney Houston's Daughter In Coma

Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of late singer Whitney Houston, is in a medically induced coma after she was found unresponsive in a bathtub, relatives told NBC affiliate WXIA.

Atty: Video Shows "Suge" Knight Under Attack, $2 Million Bail

Atty: Video Shows "Suge" Knight Under Attack, $2 Million Bail

An attorney for Marion "Suge" Knight says there's video of an incident in which the hip-hop music mogul hit two men with his pickup truck, killing one.

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