California http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/california The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on California en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:23:00 GMT Regulator-Innovator Tug-of-War: California Warns Uber, Lyft and Sidecar on Carpooling The ride-hailing apps have been told that they are in violation of state law by offering carpooling services for money. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:23:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237432 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237432 Catherine Clifford What Happens When a Mall Is Split Between Two Minimum Wages? Westfield Valley Fair Mall in California is divided between two minimum wages, each with its own set of problems. Wed, 03 Sep 2014 16:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237058 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237058 Kate Taylor In Sexual Harassment Case, California Rules Domino's Isn't Responsible for Misconduct The California Supreme Court ruled that Domino's could not be held liable as an employer in an employee's sexual harassment case. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236968 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236968 Kate Taylor California's 'Kill Switch' Bill Is One Step Away From Becoming Law The legislation, which would require smartphone makers to include a preinstalled 'kill switch' on all smartphones sold in the state, has passed in the State Senate and now awaits the governor's signature. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236440 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236440 Laura Entis Airbnb 'Squatter' Nightmare: Does the Sharing Economy Need a Security Overhaul? The case of an Airbnb guest who overstayed his welcome and now is a legal tenant raises critical questions about what the home-rental platform can do to protect its hosts. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:39:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235916 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235916 Geoff Weiss Whole Foods Fined for Overcharging California Customers Think Whole Foods is too expensive? The city attorneys of Los Angeles, Santa Monica and San Francisco are of a similar mind. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:21:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235164 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235164 Geoff Weiss The Smartphone 'Kill Switch' Is Coming, But You'll Probably Have to Download It Major manufacturers and wireless carriers have agreed to offer a free opt-in 'kill switch' for smartphones made after July 2015. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233126 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233126 Laura Entis The (Wrong) Price of Hooking Up: Viral Dating App Tinder Isn't Valued at $5 Billion After All Swipe right for mega money. Or not. Tinder almost just hit the hottie jackpot. Or so everyone thought, until... Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:37:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233015 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233015 Kim Lachance Shandrow Sriracha Factory Given 90-Day Ultimatum as Spicy Fumes Declared a 'Public Nuisance' With residents of Irwindale, Calif., complaining of a burning sensation in their eyes and throats, a Sriracha factory must clean up shop. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:11:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232974 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232974 Geoff Weiss Remembering Hobie Alter, the Surfing Visionary Who Invented a Sport and a Culture Alter, who passed away on Saturday at age 80, was a self-taught engineer who invented the polyurethane foam surfboard. Mon, 31 Mar 2014 20:49:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232686 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232686 Geoff Weiss The 10 Best Cities for Buying or Selling a Home According to real-estate firm Zillow, sellers on the West Coast have the upper hand, while out East, the equation is reversed. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 17:40:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232368 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232368 Laura Entis Gold Diggers: California Couple Finds $10 Million in Rare Coins During a dog-walk on their rural San Francisco property, a couple unearthed six metal canisters containing 1,427 gold coins from the 1800s. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 16:24:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231796 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231796 Geoff Weiss Seahawks Ban California Residents From Buying NFC Tickets The Seattle Seahawks' policy limits ticket sales to six U.S. states; California, home of the San Francisco 49ers, didn't make the list. Tue, 14 Jan 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230861 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230861 Laura Entis In Google Glass Case, Laws Again Lag Innovations A California woman was issued a summons for driving while wearing Google Glass. Is it really akin to a television strapped to your head? Fri, 01 Nov 2013 14:58:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229727 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229727 Ray Hennessey Say What? Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Buys a Funeral Home The young Yahoo CEO has purchased the property that houses Palo Alto's oldest funeral parlor, according to reports. Wed, 30 Oct 2013 17:04:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229690 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229690 Catherine Clifford J. Lohr Educates and Pleases Wine Lovers J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines gives devotees of California wine a chance to learn more about it -- and, of course, to savor plenty of it. Wed, 09 May 2012 04:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223658 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223658 Touring and Tasting