Aug 11, 2014

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.

Jul 16, 2014

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.

Jul 8, 2014
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Samsung Says It's Losing Money Because of China

Samsung Says It's Losing Money Because of China

Samsung says its disappointing earnings are because of increased competition in China and slow smartphone growth.

Jul 4, 2014

App Lets You Tour Apartments In 3D

App Lets You Tour Apartments In 3D

Apartment List now lets you tour apartments from your smartphone.

Jul 2, 2014

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.

Jun 26, 2014

Bay Area Gets Social with Soccer

Bay Area Gets Social with Soccer

Who knew? We love to tweet about soccer.

Jun 24, 2014

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.

Jun 23, 2014

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.

Jun 23, 2014

Start-X Accelerator Helps Startups

Start-X Accelerator Helps Startups

Scott Budman shows how the Silicon Valley is fast becoming a "farm system" for large tech companies.

Jun 20, 2014

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.

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Drag Queens Will "Mobilize" if FB Doesn't Change Policy

Drag Queens Will "Mobilize" if FB Doesn't Change Policy

Facebook leaders met on Wednesday with Bay Area drag queens, specifically, the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, because the groups are at odds over the company's "real names" policy.

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$10K Reward for Info on Cause of Devastating Boles Fire

$10K Reward for Info on Cause of Devastating Boles Fire

Cal Fire crews said the Boles Fire ripping through the small Northern California town of Weed on Wednesday has destroyed more than 150 structures, injured three and charred 375 acres.

Pelosi: McDonald Should Not Be Allowed to Play

Pelosi: McDonald Should Not Be Allowed to Play

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi told reporters in Washington on Wednesday that the 49ers, her hometown team, should not have let Ray McDonald play against the Bears last weekend.

Police Seeking Suspect Who Shot Pedestrian in San Francisco

Police Seeking Suspect Who Shot Pedestrian in San Francisco

San Francisco police Wednesday released a suspect sketch of a driver who shot a pedestrian multiple times following an altercation in the city's North of Panhandle neighborhood last month.

Obama Coming Back to SF for City Hall Fundraiser

Obama Coming Back to SF for City Hall Fundraiser

President Barack Obama will be back in the Bay Area on Oct. 10, 2014, to fundraise ahead of the mid-term elections, according to an invitation sent to supporters Wednesday.