May 28, 2015

BlogHer Celebrates a Decade of Women Bloggers

BlogHer Celebrates a Decade of Women Bloggers

BlogHer chief executive Lisa Stone helps celebrate her organization's 10th anniversary by updating the role of the female blogger.

May 28, 2015

Tech's "Frat Boy" Mentality Hurts Diversity

Tech's "Frat Boy" Mentality Hurts Diversity

The age of the hoodie-wearing chief executive and "bro"-grammers is over, Vivek Wadhwa says, and Silicon Valley needs to be more socially responsible.

May 28, 2015

Finding the $1M Smart Gun

Finding the $1M Smart Gun

The Smart Tech Challenge Foundation will give $1 million to an entrepreneur who can create a safer gun.

May 27, 2015

Ellen Pao Put "Spotlight" on Silicon Valley Sexism

Ellen Pao Put "Spotlight" on Silicon Valley Sexism

Trinity Ventures partner Patricia Nakache says that Ellen Pao's sexual discrimination lawsuit has put a "spotlight" on the issue of sexism in Silicon Valley.

May 27, 2015

"Surround Computing" is the Future of the Internet

"Surround Computing" is the Future of the Internet

AMD Chief Technical Officer Mark Papermaster discusses how "surround computing," a new way of communicating with technology, is the wave of the future.

May 27, 2015

Reddit Founder Says Everyone Should Learn to Code

Reddit Founder Says Everyone Should Learn to Code

Reddit founder and executive chairman Alexis Ohanian tells the new generation that it needs to learn to code.

May 27, 2015

Reddit Creator Discusses Website's Success

Reddit Creator Discusses Website's Success

Reddit's non-technical founder, Alexis Ohanian, reflects on why Reddit succeeded and its competitors did not.

May 27, 2015

Inside Stanford's Startup Accelerator StartX

Inside Stanford's Startup Accelerator StartX

Stanford students apply to the university's own accelerator, StartX, for a chance to be create their best product and possibly find funding.

May 27, 2015

Why Companies Should Say They're Sorry

Why Companies Should Say They're Sorry

After a big company breach or misstep, it's time for a company to say it's sorry.

May 27, 2015

Elastica CEO Gives Ways to Keep Your Company Safe

Elastica CEO Gives Ways to Keep Your Company Safe

After numerous data breaches, Rehan Jalil has some ideas on how to keep businesses safe -- by admitting they're at risk.

Top Stories
Pier 14 Shooting Victim ID'd, Suspect Arrested

Pier 14 Shooting Victim ID'd, Suspect Arrested

A 33-year-old woman who was shot and killed on Pier 14 next to the San Francisco Ferry Building in broad daylight on Wednesday has been identified by the medical examiner's office.

News Crews Mugged, Cameras Stolen at Pier

News Crews Mugged, Cameras Stolen at Pier

An NBC Bay Area news crew was attacked early Thursday morning while reporting a story, in a mugging that injured the photographer, whose camera gear was also stolen.

Police Arrest 2, Confiscate $50,000 of Fireworks

Police Arrest 2, Confiscate $50,000 of Fireworks

Oakland police arrested two men and confiscated $50,000 worth of fireworks from a home on Thursday, two days before the Fourth of July.

Judge Denies Contractor's Balcony Request

Judge Denies Contractor's Balcony Request

A judge on Thursday denied a general contractor's request to be present when investigators examine the wreckage of a balcony in Berkeley that gave way, killing six students last month.

Pastor Refuses to Perform Same-Sex Weddings

Pastor Refuses to Perform Same-Sex Weddings

Pastor Dick Bernal of Jubilee Christian Center has publicly stated that he will not perform marriage ceremonies that are not between a man and a woman.

Popular Lake Closed Because of Toxic Algae Bloom

Popular Lake Closed Because of Toxic Algae Bloom

For the second summer in a row, Oakland's Lake Temescal will be closed to swimmers indefinitely because of toxic green blue algae, likely exacerbated by California's drought, though the rest of the park remains...