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Watch: Does Super Bowl advertising really pay off?

02/08/2016 04:25 PM PST
Anomoly Founding Partner Jason Deland discusses Super Bowl advertising with Bloomberg, and he says there's good reasons to spend the big bucks, but bad reasons for those who are blowing their entire budgets. 
02/01/2016 04:30 PM PST - On Super Bowl Sunday, an ad for startup Debitize ad will appear at least once every 10 minutes on a digital billboard visible from northbound 101 at the Bowers Avenue exit in Santa Clara, where tens of thousands of fans are likely to see it as they wait in bump-to-bumper traffic on their way to the stadium.  
12/24/2015 02:10 PM PST - As a student graduating from computer college two years ago, Mohammed Qudih was dreading the "painful" unemployment in the Gaza Strip -- a war-battered coastal territory where nearly half the population is without work.  
12/08/2015 09:06 AM PST - Small business owners are on edge as they wait to see if Congress will approve a big increase in the tax break they get to buy new equipment.  
12/04/2015 06:02 PM PST - D&J Hobby, the successor to a venerable hobby store of a similar name, has shuttered its doors and filed for bankruptcy  
12/03/2015 11:03 AM PST - With the Thanksgiving weekend behind them and the big final rush of holiday shopping still to come, independent retailers have to get creative to bring customers in during the slowest part of the season.  
Kathy Willens
11/25/2015 05:42 AM PST - Some big retailers face scrutiny for opening on Thanksgiving, but many small stores have no choice.
Jeff Chiu
11/18/2015 02:28 PM PST - Soon after customers arrive at Mozzeria for the first time, they notice something's different about the restaurant: Virtually every staffer is deaf.  
11/17/2015 09:04 AM PST - A survey released Tuesday by Bank of America found that 56 percent of owners are optimistic about the national economy, up 8 percentage points from a survey last spring and 11 points from one taken a year ago.  
11/04/2015 10:51 AM PST - Saying "no" to a demanding work schedule is easier said than done -- something some small business owners know well. When business involves inflexible deadlines, travel and unexpected crises, owners find work/life balance hard to achieve.  
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Review: 'Satchmo' goes behind Louis Armstrong's happy facade

The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout depicts jazz legend Louis Armstrong reflecting on his bittersweet life and music; it plays at American Conservatory Theater through Feb. 7