(Karl Mondon/Bay Area News Group)
Quinn: What the Ellen Pao verdict means for Silicon Valley

03/28/2015 08:46 AM PDT
Victory for Kleiner Perkins doesn't mean a loss for women in tech, though it may feel that way today.  
San Bruno aftermath: PUC will pay criminal lawyers $5.2 million
03/27/2015 06:31 PM PDT - The state Public Utilities Commission, still struggling with the aftermath of a fatal explosion in San Bruno caused by PG&E, and facing criminal probes with a scope is so wide that state and federal investigators want to see at least 1.6 million documents, is planning to spend up to $5.2 million for its legal defense. 

Analysts: Potential Intel-Altera deal could be a 'win-win'
03/28/2015 08:27 AM PDT - With Intel reportedly in talks to acquire Altera, analysts say that such a deal could benefit both companies. 

Video: Ellen Pao, Kleiner Perkins lawyer react to discrimination case verdict
03/27/2015 05:41 PM PDT - Ellen Pao reacts to losing her sex discrimination case against venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins. A lawyer for Kleiner Perkins also makes a statement. 

Progressive using Snapshot to charge aggressive drivers more
03/27/2015 03:52 PM PDT - For years, insurance companies have said their voluntary driver-monitoring programs rewarded good driving but didn't penalize bad motoring skills. Now, Progressive says it will impose a surcharge on aggressive drivers using its Snapshot device.  

Strong Bay Area economy powers surge for local credit unions
03/27/2015 10:40 PM PDT - Credit unions in the Bay Area outperformed their counterparts statewide during 2014, a trend that underscores the strength of this region's economy, according to information released Friday by the California Credit Union League. 

Airbnb becomes sponsor of 2016 Olympics in Rio
03/27/2015 03:12 PM PDT - Rio de Janeiro's hotel bed shortage was eased on Friday, as online home share startup Airbnb inked a deal to be the official 'alternative accommodations' sponsor of the 2016 Olympic games. 

FCC chairman says big broadband companies want 'unfettered power' over Internet
03/27/2015 03:18 PM PDT - The nation's biggest broadband providers oppose tough net neutrality regulations because they want 'unfettered power' over the Internet, the head of the Federal Communications Commission said Friday. 

Biz Break: Google to help make surgical robots, challenging Intuitive Surgical
03/27/2015 04:46 PM PDT - Today: Google strikes deal with Johnson & Johnson to make robots that can assist surgeons, launching a new challenge to Sunnyvale's Intuitive Surgical. Also: Intel, Altera soar after reports of merger. 

Ellen Pao trial: Kleiner Perkins wins on all counts
03/27/2015 07:47 PM PDT - Ellen Pao lost her three-year battle with one of the world's most prestigious venture capital firms on when a jury found that Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers did not discriminate against her because of her gender.
 

 
Travel top 10: Celeb chefs in airports

From Cat Cora to Heston Blumenthal, celebrity chefs -- or at least their dishes -- are popping up in airport restaurants around the world. 
'The Sopranos' Drea De Matteo loses New York home in explosion

'Modern Family’ actress Sarah Hyland grew up across the street from buildings that burned and collapsed in accident caused by gas and plumbing work.