Airports are the next major faultline for the sharing economy, and their regulators are already putting up a stout offense against the new spate of apps geared to disrupt the car-rental industry. Among them are two SOMA-based start-ups called Getaround and RelayRides, both of which entice users by o ... More >>
Americans have collectively developed a keen sense of entitlement. That's why so many of us think we have a "right" to undeserved pay raises, undeserved good grades in school, free software, free music, low-priced gasoline; that we have a "right" to act like jackasses in traffic or in Internet co ... More >>
Ben ShahnFewer condo conversions during tough times? Who woulda guessed?March 2009-Feb. 2010 evictions down eleven percent from year beforeEllis Act TIC/condo evictions down 78 percent in bad economySan Franciscans received 1,269 eviction notices between March 1, 2009 and Feb. 28, 2010 -- a ... More >>
For a former video store giant, not such a blockbuster decade.
The good news: A major studio turned his book into a movie. The bad news: Hardly anyone will ever see it.
The Exit Theater