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Wolverton: New iPhone 6 offers fans a big step up
09/19/2014 09:35 PM PDT
With its new iPhones, Apple added more than just bigger displays, but I suspect those big screens will be more than enough to entice plenty of iPhone fans to upgrade.
NBA adds Harman's headphones as partner over LeBron's Beats
09/19/2014 09:21 PM PDT - The National Basketball Association has its first official partnership for headphones and they aren't the ones worn by LeBron James. Harman International Industries has signed a four-year marketing and merchandising partnership to be the official headphone, speaker and audio partner of the NBA, WNBA, USA Basketball and NBA Development League.
Q&A: Peter Daboll, CEO of Ace Metrix, on better online ads
09/19/2014 04:48 PM PDT - Facebook asked Peter Daboll's firm, Ace Metrix, to help measure the quality of its new online video commercials.
Biz Break: Alibaba, Apple, Ellison play 'who wants to make billions?'
09/19/2014 11:40 PM PDT - Today: Alibaba scores with the biggest IPO of all time, Apple looks to make billions in iPhone 6 sales and Larry Ellison loses $5 billion that he'll likely soon recoup. Also, Dow closes at another new high.
California adopts stricter olive oil labeling standards
09/19/2014 04:14 PM PDT - The state Department of Food and Agriculture has approved standards for grading and labeling California-produced olive oil that will require makers to state specifically whether they have adulterated any of their product.
State officials say the standards will take effect next Friday.
Procter & Gamble cancels on-field NFL promotion
09/19/2014 12:59 PM PDT - Procter & Gamble is canceling an on-field breast cancer awareness promotion it had been planning with the National Football League, the latest sponsor to respond to the NFL's growing problems.
Magid: High school kids show strong support for First Amendment
09/19/2014 09:19 PM PDT - The study found that students are more supportive of free speech rights than adults, with the heaviest consumers of social media showing the strongest support.
Bay Area, powered by South Bay, produces strongest job gains since dot-com era
09/19/2014 10:29 PM PDT - In a hiring surge that rivaled the peaks of the dot-com boom, the Bay Area in August powered to its strongest single month of job gains since early 2000 -- a gain of nearly 23,000 jobs -- fueled by a huge upswing in employment in Santa Clara County, state labor officials reported Friday.
California teachers fund to boost clean energy bets
09/19/2014 10:53 AM PDT - The California State Teachers' Retirement System says it plans to increase its investments in clean energy and technology to $3.7 billion, from $1.4 billion, over the next five years.
Redwood City gas station, service center owners ordered to pay $300,000 for tank leaks
09/19/2014 10:29 AM PDT - The owners of a Redwood City gas station and auto service center were ordered Tuesday to pay $300,000 in civil penalties in a case over leaks in underground tanks, San Mateo County prosecutors said.
Top 10 female country artists of all time: Who makes the list?
Martina McBride, Dolly Parton and Patsy Cline certainly make the list. Who else makes the Top 10?
Keanu Reeves finds fan in his house in middle of night
Dude, where’s my security? The “Point Break” actor calmly spoke with woman until police arrived.