Federal Transit Administration has put the brakes on a $647 million grant to help pay for electrification of a commuter train system on the San Francisco Peninsula that was considered a key part of extending California's planned high-speed rail line to th
BreezoMeter has collected pollution data and created a way to build real-time air pollution maps for big cities. The San Francisco company is launching an interactive map of air pollution based on data from real-time traffic information and other data sources, said Ziv Lautman, cofounder and chief marketing officer of BreezoMeter. You can use it to […]
San Francisco - Now there's another Facebook app making features that mimic Snapchat. WhatsApp, the chat application owned by Facebook and used monthly by 1.2 billion people, is adding a built-in camera to let people take photos or videos,...Show More Summary
// // The housing crisis facing San Francisco and many other American cities?—?driven by changing demographics, a booming economy, and high development costs?—?may be addressed by creating an alternative to the disappearing residential...Show More Summary
San Francisco's real median household income has increased from $55,221 in 2000 to $88,829 in 2016. This will come as no surprise to anyone familiar with SF's tech boom. What is surprising is the real median household income for the...
Austrade and the Australian Cyber Security Growth Network have joined forces to promote quality Australian-made cybers to the world -- along with their new mascot, the Cyber Roo.
San Francisco Chronicle columnists Matier and Ross report, “The latest study of what to do about San Francisco’s twisty Lombard Street cost $110,000 and kept nine city staffers and two outside consulting firms busy for more than a year — with the result being a call for even more studies.... Show More Summary
A man found in a pile of recycling at the Recology processing plant at San Francisco’s Pier 96 remained in critical condition Monday night at San Francisco General Hospital, according to San Francisco Fire Department officials. The man was discovered near the top of a pile of bottles, cans, paper and cardboard at about 6:30 a.m. Show More Summary
Milkshakes may be forever changed with a brand new engineered straw that lets you get the perfect mix of all flavors.
My standard hotel reviews include a breakdown by the following topics. Feel free to skip to whichever section you find most interesting. Highlights Lobby & Check-in Room Hotel Space / Ambiance Food & Drink Fitness Miscellaneous Highlights: Aloft San Francisco Airport Ah Aloft. How this chain vexes me. The highlight of this hotel and […]
A sign protesting “President Bannon” is seen in San Francisco. “Impeach President Bannon” posters were spotted in Washington, New York City and several other major cities on Sunday, part of a Presidents’ Day weekend demonstration against President Trump’s controversial White House chief strategist and senior adviser, Steve Bannon. Show More Summary
Circa 1896. "Mercer, baseball." George Barclay "Win" Mercer (1874-1903). Glass negative from the C.M. Bell portrait studio in Washington, D.C. View full size. MERCER'S TRAGIC END Ball Player Takes Own Life in San Francisco. SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. Show More Summary
Despite relentless rain and gusty winds, scores of hardy Bay Area protesters showed up in San Francisco on Presidents Day to voice their opposition to the nation’s commander in chief. A noon event in Justin Herman Plaza, organized by...Show More Summary
"Don't cry out loud," urges songstress Melissa Manchester, who adds, "keep it inside, learn how to hide your feelings." To which we say, pish posh! Should you find yourself on the verge of salty tears, don't worry. There are many places...Show More Summary
In today’s roundup of casting notices, we have five on-camera gigs, all of which are paid! A commercial spot shooting in San Francisco is casting, as are projects shooting in L.A., New York City, and elsewhere. See if there’s a roleShow More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Downpours swelled creeks and rivers Monday in Northern California, threatening to cause even more flooding in the already soggy region.
Traffic data startup ranked over 1,000 cities worldwide Despite what some commuters will say, San Francisco does no in fact have the worst traffic in the world. But it’s a close call. The Washington-based traffic data company INRIX surveyed 1,064 cities on five continents in 2016 and dubbed San Francisco’s congestion the fourth worst in the world. Show More Summary
The latest AP Poll has the Zags on top once again. Gonzaga remains the No. 1 team in the country in the latest AP Poll after defeating San Francisco and Pacific last week to move to 28-0. The Zags have just two games remaining in the regular season before potentially entering the postseason with an unblemished record. Baylor drops from No. Show More Summary
Cheap gas and a surging economy are taxing the nation’s roads and contributing to congestion that cost U.S. motorists almost $300 billion last year in wasted time and fuel, according to a new report.
What's so good? Animal Collective members Geologist and Avey Tare recently performed a DJ set to kick off San Francisco's Noise Pop Music Festival. During the show, fans at the Cal Academy were treated to an as of yet unreleased Animal Collective song. Show More Summary