Silicon Valley dominates the list again
Two more letters to Tribune Publishing ask for a locally run LA Times. Plus: Joe Mathews writes Beuter was building a media-political entity that could be the future.
Oct. 01--The controversial plan to take two lanes away from drivers on El Camino Real and reserve them for high-speed buses from Santa Clara to Palo Alto has run into its first major roadblock. A Valley Transportation Authority advisory co
The giveaway runs through October 7, and you just have to have a medical marijuana card and an address in Cobb, Kelseyville, Middletown, or Hidden Valley Lake. [ more › ]
For four years, Rand Paul has been running for president. And for those four years, he’s tried to be a different kind of Republican. He went to Howard University to win over black Americans, to Silicon Valley to win the technology set,...Show More Summary
After our extended family visit in Switzerland, Beat and I drove to Courmayeur, Italy, for the sixth running of the Tor des Geants. This 200-mile loop around the Aosta Valley holds a special place in Beat's heart. Even as we discuss focusing on different, non-race adventures in the future, the TDG is likely to continue prompting yearly returns. Show More Summary
Software run by startups is making it cheap to invest like the super rich do. The hitch: Three firms managing $6.7 billion won't answer how their average investors are doing.
With nearly three-quarters of the population spending an average of three hours a day checking their smartphones for the latest buzz, the Silicon Valley behemoths are zeroing in on news as a valuable consumer service - and revenue source.
Legends aren't born, they're made. LSU running back Leonard Fournette made himself into an SEC legend Saturday afternoon in Death Valley. Fournette's LSU Tigers demolished Auburn 45-21 in Baton Rouge, improving their record to 2-0 overall...Show More Summary
During his basketball playing days at Simi Valley High, standout guard Branduinn Fullove remembers his coaches, Dean Bradshaw and Christian Aurand, telling him to get up early and run often.
As the name suggests, AgileCamp is basically a super fun camp for learning Agile development. It’s not like summercamp where you’re gone for weeks; in fact it’s only a one-day event. But this event runs in a couple different areas each year with the intent of helping developers from novice to experts alike. Show More Summary
SIMI VALLEY, Calif.— Donald Trump is running for president, and the post-debate spin room here in California has definitely gone Hollywood. Clay Aiken of "American Idol" fame was on assignment at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library Wednesday for "Entertainment Tonight." “It was lively,” he said when asked for his impressions of the nearly three-hour debate. […]
This is a running transcript of the GOP undercard debate on September 16, 2015. TAPPER: We're live at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California for one of the most highly anticipated primary season debates ever. On this stage 15 candidates in two rounds of questioning with one goal, to show they have […]
Plug and Play is a West Coast technology accelerator and investor which counts DropBox, Zoosk and SoundHound as portfolio companies. It is also now home to a financial technology program, running two classes in 2015 for the first time. The...Show More Summary
500 Startups, a Silicon Valley venture capital seed fund and start-up accelerator, which has invested in hundreds of internet start-ups in over 50 countries, has been running its incubation and accelerator programme in India since 2011. Show More Summary
Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach “Where the Walker runs down to the Carson Valley plains, There lived a maiden, Darcy Farrow was her name. The daughter of old Dundee and a fair one was she, The sweetest flower that bloomed on the range.” Traveling often reminds me how many places I know only through songs.…
Catching a glimpse of uncanny valley Feature The other week a Viewsonic VX2475Smhl-4K monitor, boasting a 3840x2160 resolution running at 60Hz – though only 24-inches of it – shows up at my door. I’m happy as a clam until it dawns on me that this isn’t a job my faithful little NUC, the Gigabyte Brix Pro, is up to. Show More Summary
The downward descent of Lawrence Phillips continued Wednesday, as the former running back was charged with murdering his prison cellmate. Phillips, 40, is serving a combined term of over 31 years at California’s Kern Valley State Prison. The district attorney’s office for Kern County, which contains Bakersfield, is charging Phillips with first-degree murder in the death […]
Former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips has been charged with strangling his cellmate while locked up at Kern Valley State Prison in California. Phillips, 40, is in the midst of a 31-year sentence for choking his girlfriend and driving his car into three teens following a pickup football game. He's...