Economy News

Coming soon to Twitter: More room to tweet

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Twitter is making some big changes, at least in the context of 140 characters or less…

Toyota adding 1.6 million vehicles to Takata air bag recall

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Toyota is recalling nearly 1.6 million vehicles in the U.S. to replace potentially faulty front passenger air bag inflators…

IBM hopes to fill 20,000 job openings


IBM hiring 20,000 new employees as it transitions to a cloud-based provider…

SF: Merchants complain sewage repairs affect business


Merchants on Irving street in SF Sunset District complain that the sewage repairs has affected their businesses…

How to save money on utility bills


New America Media hosts a panel discussion about how local utility companies set rates and how customers can save money…

Bay Area million dollar homes quadrupled since 2012

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In San Francisco and Silicon Valley, there’s about a 50% chance that it’s worth $1 million or more…

AltCar Expo in Oakland showcases fuel efficient vehicles

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AltCar Expo, a car show featuring low emission vehicles, is underway Friday through Saturday…

Apple’s stores getting new look as other retailers struggle


Apple is getting ready to unveil a stylish new product that’s not for sale – a new look for its stores….

Poll: Two-thirds of US would struggle to cover $1,000 crisis

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Two-thirds of Americans would have difficulty coming up with the money to cover a $1,000 emergency…

SF Supervisors propose 100% affordable housing bill


SF Supervisors Aaron Peskin and Eric Mar propose legislation to prioritize more than 200 sites across the City for 100% affordable housing…