faker!Google has taken a hard line against "fake accounts," meaning unless you are a real person with a real name, you can't have a real account. And to show how serious the company is about booting fakers, Google seems to be keen on deleting Apple CEO Steve Jobs' account based on the fact that ... More >>
PeeeuuueeewwA local program designed to slash millions of dollars from San Franciscans' electricity bills shut down last month with a single accomplishment to its name: It encouraged a local man to remove the stench of sewage that had permeated his Bernal Heights duplex."Our dogs were getti ... More >>
Program's implosion leaves San Francisco with millions to spend and nothing to buy.That was fast...As City Hall struggles to close a $483 million budget gap, bureaucrats a block away at the San Francisco Department of the Environment are faced with the opposite quandary: They must figure out how ... More >>
Look! Green! Green!But Some Consumers May Be Better Off Looking Elsewhere To Fund Green Home Improvements, Program's Architect AcknowledgesMayor Gavin Newsom this evening will hold an "Internet town hall" to tout a new program helping property owners pay for energy-saving improvements. Dubbed Gre ... More >>
cscotta/FlickrA traditional letterpress: Good for wedding invitations, and also sandwiches.It looks like tomorrow will see the dawn of primo caffeine in Oakland, as Blue Bottle's new roasting facility (with attached retail café) is slated to open at 300 Webster (at Third St.), a circa-1923 w ... More >>
Just got this is as a random email, totally unverified, but totally passing it on. I don't know what bothers us more -- the food there or the alleged axing of staff: SUBJECT: 49 ppl FIRED from downtown restaurant LETTER: you should check out buca di beppo downtown, who recently fired 49 employees ... More >>
A confusing love triangle. Really confusing.
Renovation tricks from our slippery, deadbeat mayor