Oakland minimum wage increase takes effect

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Bay Area’s highest minimum wage goes into effect in Oakland

Another warning against playing god in “The Lazarus Effect”

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電影以恐怖片做噱頭,但恐怖氣氛不足。在很多恐怖鏡頭的安排,或許是導演掌握不了恐怖片的節奏…

Few get promoted in venture capitalist firms

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Day four of Ellen Pao’s gender discrimination lawsuit trial against KPCB…

Lawsuit: Ellen Pao’s salary doubles in six years

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KPCB’s CFO Susan Biglieri testified that Ellen Pao’s salary at KPCB was less than what her male’s counterpart made…

Kleiner’s Chien takes the stand in Pao lawsuit

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Senior partner at Kleiner, Chi-Hua Chien, takes the stand on Ellen Pao’s gender discrimination case…

Silicon Valley sex discrimination trial opens

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Lawyers have started picking a jury to determine whether a venerable Silicon Valley venture capital firm is guilty of gender discrimination…

McFarland, USA: California’s success story from the central valley

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這是部迪斯尼電影,劇情簡單並帶有容易意料到的轉折和結果。雖然如此,Kevin Costner 在電影中形象可信,演越野賽手的年輕演員們…

San Jose City Hall welcomes Year of the Ram

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The City of San Jose celebrates the Lunar New Year with a concert at City Hall…

Faith community rallies behind undocumented immigrants

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A faith-based community group rallied to support undocumented immigrants…

Fifty Shades of Grey: Classify under “romance” or “sex?”

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電影由暢銷愛情小說改編,三部曲原著《Fifty Shades of Grey》成了許多家庭主婦搶讀的小說。電影在拍攝情慾戲時,和小說相比已經比較約束,但以美國電影而言…

Jupiter Ascending: An extraterrestrial visual extravaganza that’s empty

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電影是以拍《黑客帝國 The Matrix》 成名的Wachowski 姐弟導演。之後拍的幾部電影, 如《駭速快手 Speed Racer》和…

Project Almanac: The time travel tale that tests patience

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跨越時空的題材並不新鮮,要看的是導演和劇本如何將題材拍得精彩。由於大家看的是年輕人的玩樂…

Jennifer Aniston removes make up and puts on scars for the excellent “Cake”

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除了跟隨Claire 出入,看她如何在做每樣日常生活小事務都辛苦掙扎,電影也讓觀眾了解她真正為人,例如在墨西哥餐廳內…