Bay Area voters decide tech industry should pay its dues

The technology industry has turned the Bay Area.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 7th, 2018

Our View: Is the tech industry the Bay Area’s illness, or its cure?

Let’s be clear from the start: Tech companies and tech workers are not the primary source of our urban ills. They didn’t decide that the Bay Area should build far less housing than it needs. They didn’t shortsightedly fail to maintain roads or.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 19th, 2018

How Bay Area"s clean tech companies are riding the "Solar Coaster"

Trump tariffs, state policies and new technologies are reshaping the rooftop solar industry — some driving it forward, others holding it back. A lot is on the line for a Bay Area industry that employs an estimated 24,000 people.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 2nd, 2018

Denver, the Midwest emerge as new hubs for tech workers

While the San Francisco Bay Area and Seattle continue to dominate the tech industry, upstart tech hubs in Southern California, the Midwest and Canada are growing rapidly, according to a new study.       .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 25th, 2018

From VR to startups, Bay Area tech has its eyes on disrupting construction

Largely unchanged for decades, the construction industry is primed for a tech revolution, finding better, faster, cheaper and smarter ways to build......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 20th, 2018

How much a typical worker makes at Intel, Facebook, Google, Netflix and EA

Silicon Valley may have a bevy of innovative, high-tech and well-known companies that pay a lot of money, but the promised land for the industry may lose a bit of its luster due to the cost-of-living in the area rising. And that might be good news for Fl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 16th, 2018

Activist withdraws initiative to limit housing growth in Denver area

Colorado voters will not have the chance to decide in November whether or not to limit residential growth along the Front Range, as the author of a proposed ordinance to do just said he will not try to collect signatures to get his proposal on the state.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 6th, 2018

Who are the highest-paid CFOs in the Bay Area?

It pays to work with money, and chief financial officers at the top of the Bay Area's biggest tech companies are no exception. The top 25 highest paid CFOs make more than $250 million in compensation each year combined. The data comes from a survey.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals16 hr. 57 min. ago

Piper Jaffray medical tech analyst to hold an analyst/industry conference call

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall22 hr. 12 min. ago

Battle of the Bourbons: Time to crown a champion

It's down to two. And now we're asking our readers to decide which bourbon is the best of the best. You'll have to decide between Rabbit Hole, a newcomer to Kentucky's bourbon scene, against Booker's, a high-end bourbon from industry legend Jim Beam.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals22 hr. 57 min. ago

How One Family Built $8 Billion Startup Far From Silicon Valley - Bloomberg

BloombergHow One Family Built $8 Billion Startup Far From Silicon ValleyBloombergThe tech industry's newest billionaires are a pair of brothers who star.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 12th, 2018

Becoming a Business Black Belt

The real estate industry is always changing, and with today’s non-stop tech advances, it’s evolving faster than ever. It’s easy to think that whoe.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaNov 10th, 2018

Why APS is asking you for a tax increase

Taxes may soon rise in the Duke City at the request of Albuquerque Public Schools. Voters will decide in a bond election in February whether to levy higher property taxes. If approved, property taxes would rise 4.7 percent, with the property tax ra.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

California’s new ban on small cages for chickens, pigs, and calves could force the entire egg industry to go cage-free

REUTERS/Mike Blake More than 60% of California voters said yes to Proposition 12, a ballot initiative that will require farmers to give all their egg-laying hens, veal calves, and breeding pigs enough space t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 8th, 2018

Bay Area voters turn to business taxes to solve region"s transportation, housing woes

Supporters and opponen.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2018

Tech industry stymied by NYC regulations

When it comes to attracting new businesses, sometimes less is more, according to executive director of Tech:NYC, Julie.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyNov 7th, 2018

Election results 2018: Houston-area voters approve propositions, millions of dollars" worth of bonds

Houston voters passed both propositions on their ballots, and voters in some local counties also approved issuing millions of dollars of bonds for school construction. Like the Harris County flood-control bond last August, Houston’s Proposition.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2018

State of the Art: Why the Google Walkout Was a Watershed Moment in Tech

Outsiders have little leverage to force the industry to change. The companies’ own workers are another matter......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytNov 7th, 2018

Capitol Report: Michigan embraces recreational use of marijuana as Arkansas, Missouri back minimum-wage hikes

Both Arkansas and Missouri on Tuesday back initiatives to raise the minimum wage, as voters in 37 states decide on 155 statewide ballot measures......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 7th, 2018

Capitol Report: Arkansas, Missouri back minimum-wage hikes, as Michigan embraces recreational use of marijuana

Both Arkansas and Missouri on Tuesday back initiatives to raise the minimum wage, as voters in 37 states decide on 155 statewide ballot measures......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 7th, 2018

Voters decide not to expand Colorado"s property "takings" protections

Colorado voters decided not to amend the state constitution with a property ‘takings’ measure expanding the ability to sue for payment over government action reducing the value of property. Amendment 74 was failing with 53 percent of voters ag.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2018