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The Smartphone 'Kill Switch' Is Coming, But You'll Probably Have to Download It
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Major manufacturers and wireless carriers have agreed to offer a free opt-in 'kill switch' for smartphones made after July 2015.
April 16, 2014 in Technology
Dropbox Users: Your Life Just Got a Little Easier.

Dropbox Users: Your Life Just Got a Little Easier.

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Separate Dropboxes. One for work stuff. One for play stuff. Plus a way to link them together. Why didn't Dropbox think of this earlier?
April 9, 2014 in Technology
Will Blue Bottle Coffee Take On Starbucks, Or Become It?

Will Blue Bottle Coffee Take On Starbucks, Or Become It?

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The coffee company that positions itself as the anti-chain is poised for an ambitious expansion.
April 8, 2014 in Grow Your Business
5 Must-Watch San Francisco Tech Startups in 2014

5 Must-Watch San Francisco Tech Startups in 2014

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From mobile financial planning to a new way to share a ride, these are the hot companies coming from the Bay Area.
April 8, 2014 in Technology
Amazon Releases Dash, a Home Barcode Scanner for Groceries

Amazon Releases Dash, a Home Barcode Scanner for Groceries

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The new device lets Amazon Fresh subscribers add items to their online shopping lists by scanning a product's barcode or simply by saying its name.
April 7, 2014 in Business News
The 10 Best Cities for Buying or Selling a Home

The 10 Best Cities for Buying or Selling a Home

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According to real-estate firm Zillow, sellers on the West Coast have the upper hand, while out East, the equation is reversed.
March 20, 2014 in Business News
Facebook to Hold Its First Developer Conference Since 2011

Facebook to Hold Its First Developer Conference Since 2011

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The conference, to be held in San Francisco on April 30, will focus on the development of mobile apps.
March 10, 2014 in Social Media
Photos: Is This the Airport of the Future?

Is This the Airport of the Future?

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Some of the country's busiest airports are being re-imagined. Here's what to expect and how it will transform your next trip.
March 7, 2014 in Lifestyle
San Francisco to Tax Google, Facebook for Using City Bus Stops

San Francisco to Tax Google, Facebook for Using City Bus Stops

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The Wi-Fi-equipped commuter shuttle buses offered up by tech giants such as Google, Yahoo, Apple and Facebook are now going to be taxed based on the number of stops they make in city bus zones.
January 7, 2014 in News and Trends
Bloomberg Says London, Not Silicon Valley, Is New York City's Top Tech Competitor

Bloomberg Says London, Not Silicon Valley, Is New York City's Top Tech Competitor

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In the battle to reign supreme in the tech sector, the mayor of New York City says London is the city to watch.
October 11, 2013 in Location
Facebook's Luxury Housing Complex Is a Great Way to Never Leave Work

Facebook's Luxury Housing Complex Is a Great Way to Never Leave Work

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Facebook is building a 394-unit luxury housing complex within walking distance of its Menlo Park headquarters. But would you want to live with your coworkers?
October 3, 2013 in Lifestyle
Bebo Founder Buys Back His Website for $1 Million and Shuts It Down Right After

Bebo Founder Buys Back His Website for $1 Million and Shuts It Down Right After

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Just a month after returning to the hands of its founders, social-networking site Bebo has been shut down in preparation for a re-launch.
August 7, 2013 in News and Trends
The 7 Hottest Startup Scenes in the U.S. (Infographic)

The 7 Hottest Startup Scenes in the U.S. (Infographic)

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Tax-planning startup GoodApril analyzes key benchmarks for entrepreneurs, including the median salary for a technology employee and the price of office space.
July 15, 2013 in Startup Basics
How Hyperink Aims to Reinvent Publishing

How Hyperink Aims to Reinvent Publishing

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See how Kevin Gao, the founder of Hyperink, is re-thinking the e-book publishing industry by focusing on niche content.
December 11, 2012 in Business Ideas
How a Used-Clothing Site Raised $8.4 Million in Venture Capital

How a Used-Clothing Site Raised $8.4 Million in Venture Capital

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A new strategy for an online hand-me-downs company targeting moms helps raise an infusion of cash from venture backers.
September 11, 2011 in Financing
The Best Bar to. . . Get the Business Scoop From a Bartender: Elixir

The Best Bar to. . . Get the Business Scoop From a Bartender: Elixir

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The owner and bartender has an M.B.A. and intel on business locals in San Francisco. Try his award-winning Bloody Mary.
June 21, 2011 in Work/Life Balance
A San Francisco Incubator Blends Foodie and Startup Culture

A San Francisco Incubator Blends Foodie and Startup Culture

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The Summit SF is helping entrepreneurs brew the next big idea.
June 21, 2011 in Starting a Business
Tech-Gear Company Makes Traditional Trendy

Tech-Gear Company Makes Traditional Trendy

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How DODOcase leveraged social media, and the skill of a master bookbinder, to catapult its iPad cases onto the market.
January 12, 2011 in Starting a Business

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