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Carolyn Said / San Francisco Chronicle:
Medical marijuana delivery service Eaze launches in SF, hoping to be the “Uber of pot”   —  Medical marijuana users link to delivery services with Eaze  —  Deliveries will be free for patients, with driver fees and Eaze paid by dispensaries in exchange for gaining new business.
Jul 31, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Carolyn Said / San Francisco Chronicle:
University of California considers barring employees from using Airbnb, Uber, Lyft, cites concerns over liability, regulation   —  UC may bar traveling workers from using Uber, Lyft, Airbnb  —  The University of California is considering barring employees on business trips from staying in Airbnb rentals …
Jun 28, 2014, 8:35 AMIn context
Benny Evangelista / San Francisco Chronicle:
Alibaba's 11 Main online mall bids to lure U.S. shoppers   —  Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group is setting up a virtual shop on Main Street USA.  Alibaba, which is set to score the biggest IPO in U.S. history, on Wednesday is opening 11 Main, an online mall of boutique …
Jun 11, 2014, 1:25 PMIn context
Henry K. Lee / San Francisco Chronicle:
Nextdoor CEO and former Epinions chief Nirav Tolia charged with felony hit-and-run after crash on US 101 that left a woman injured   —  Police-friendly tech CEO charged with hit-and-run  —  The CEO of Nextdoor, a social network designed to help neighbors connect with each other and police …
May 14, 2014, 6:30 PMIn context
Carolyn Said / San Francisco Chronicle:
San Francisco group pushing ballot initiative that would severely limit Airbnb's operations   —  S.F. ballot measure would severely limit short-term rentals  —  A trio of well-connected San Franciscans is backing a ballot initiative this fall that would severely curb Airbnb's operations in the city, The Chronicle has learned.
Apr 30, 2014, 12:50 AMIn context
San Francisco Chronicle:
Salesforce leasing half of planned 61-story Transbay Tower, tallest in SF after 2017 opening   —  Salesforce makes landmark deal to lease half of Transbay Tower  —  Salesforce.com will lease half of the planned Transbay Tower in a landmark real estate deal that puts San Francisco's largest …
Apr 12, 2014, 12:35 PMIn context
Carolyn Said / San Francisco Chronicle:
S.F. cracks down on Airbnb rentals   —  Photo: Leah Millis, San Francisco Chronicle |  Jeffrey Katz felt nauseous.  —  The special-ed teacher makes ends meet by hosting Airbnb guests in the living room of his San Francisco apartment.  But last week, Katz found an eviction notice on his front door.
Apr 8, 2014, 2:00 AMIn context
Carolyn Said / San Francisco Chronicle:
Airbnb to collect hotel taxes for San Francisco rentals   —  Airbnb, the fast-growing website that lets people rent out their homes or rooms to travelers, took a giant step toward legalizing itself in San Francisco with an announcement Monday evening that it will begin paying the city's 14 percent hotel tax by this summer.
Mar 31, 2014, 10:15 PMIn context
Ellen Huet / San Francisco Chronicle:
How tech, an object of protest in 1999 San Francisco, reemerged as a convenient target in 2014   —  How tech became the enemy - then and now  —  The flyer tucked on the windshield of a tech worker's car on South Van Ness didn't mince words: “The Mission has been colonized by pigs with money. ...
Mar 25, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Joe Garofoli / San Francisco Chronicle:
Salesforce and nonprofit Tipping Point announce SF Gives initiative to raise $10M from tech companies for antipoverty   —  Marc Benioff challenges Bay Area's tech leaders to give more  —  Salesforce.com founder Marc Benioff is challenging fellow tech leaders to raise millions to fund …
Mar 7, 2014, 4:15 PMIn context

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