Much of the backlash against Google Glass is either emotional or aesthetic -- an understandable reaction to the sight of ugly, $1,500 face computers in a city already despoiled by tech. But now, cyber forensics researchers at the University of Massachusetts have given us a better reason to hate the ... More >>
Oakland, like San Francisco before it, is rushing to accommodate urban gardeners by revising its regulations to allow people to sell produce they grow in the city. There's one catch, says East Bay Express's Nate Seltenrich: Much of the soil in West Oakland is contaminated with dangerous levels of le ... More >>
Though it got off to a rocky start, last week's Pixies concert in Davis lived up to the hype
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A strange mix of art, politics, and economic policy stalls renovation of the York Theater and revitalization of the Mission District
Gerald Nicosia has spent a decade challenging the disposition of Jack Kerouac's $20 million literary estate. Along the way, he's annoyed most of what remains of the beat generation.