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Facebook Shares Soar 15% After Hours … Then Give It All Back

October 30, 2013 | 3:35 pm

Facebook Shares Soar 15% After Hours … Then Give It All Back

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Facebook shares took a wild ride after the company’s earnings report Wednesday.

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Apple Earnings Fall, Revenue Up

October 28, 2013 | 1:51 pm

Apple Earnings Fall, Revenue Up

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Apple’s quarterly earnings fall 9 percent as more people bought its lower-priced iPhones and iPads.

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Apple, Facebook Spend More on Lobbying; Twitter Joins In

October 23, 2013 | 5:15 pm

Apple, Facebook Spend More on Lobbying; Twitter Joins In

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Numbers released this week show tech companies are spending more on lobbying.

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Twitter Contemplates the Risks It May Face in the Future

October 7, 2013 | 3:52 pm

Twitter Contemplates the Risks It May Face in the Future

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Threats include earthquakes, the NSA, and bad planning. Plus, celebs might stop sending tweets.

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Abercrombie Agrees to Let Workers Wear Headscarves

September 24, 2013 | 5:43 am

Abercrombie Agrees to Let Workers Wear Headscarves

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Abercrombie & Fitch will allow workers to wear headscarves as part of a discrimination suit settlement.

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Google Continues Its Real Estate Buying Binge

September 23, 2013 | 1:48 pm

Google Continues Its Real Estate Buying Binge

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Search giant expands its footprint in Mountain View with a six-building, $235.5 million purchase.

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Oakland on the Move to Attract More Visitors

September 20, 2013 | 6:48 pm

Oakland on the Move to Attract More Visitors

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Oakland’s tourism bureau will hit the road Saturday to spread the word about all that’s good there.

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Obama Moves to Limit Power-Plant Carbon Pollution

September 20, 2013 | 12:28 pm

Obama Moves to Limit Power-Plant Carbon Pollution

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The administration presses ahead with tough requirements despite protests from industry and GOP.

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Janet Yellen: Good in an Earthquake, But Should She Lead the Fed?

September 20, 2013 | 9:25 am

Janet Yellen: Good in an Earthquake, But Should She Lead the Fed?

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Andrew Rose of UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business talks about working with the Fed Chair candidate.

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Contra Costa County to Save Millions in Tax Settlement With Chevron

September 20, 2013 | 7:00 am

Contra Costa County to Save Millions in Tax Settlement With Chevron

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The county and city will no longer be at risk of having to pay more tax refunds for the years 2004-9.

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