Berkeley Info

Berkeley, California is located in Alameda County. Zip codes in Berkeley, CA include 94704, 94707, and 94705. The median home price in Berkeley is $699,000 which is roughly $618/per square foot. More Berkeley information.

Local Charities in Berkeley, CA

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Berkeley News

Local news for Berkeley, CA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

2 hrs ago | Planetizen

How Self-Driving Cars Can (and Should) Improve Transit

Comments on the proceedings of the Automated Vehicles Symposium , where participants addressed the many transportation and land use implications of an automated future.

Comment?

6 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

University researchers develop glasses-free display

Fumbling around for your near-vision glasses to read the tablet screen? University researchers may have come up with a way to alleviate that problem.

Comment?

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Inside Bay Area

A see-worthy adventure

Kite fliers launch two large octopus kites during the 29th annual Berkeley Kite Festival and West Coast Kite Championships at Cesar E. Chavez Park in Berkeley, Calif., on Sunday, July 27, 2014.

Comment?

Contra Costa Times

Berkeley: Change underway on block of Telegraph Avenue

Changes are in store for a pair of Telegraph Avenue properties, each involving longtime businesses, that are now on the market.

Comment?

Effingham Herald

The suicide barrier in all of us

Since the Golden Gate Bridge opened in 1937, it has been an attraction for those wanting to commit suicide.

Comment?

TreeHugger

Yikes! California's extreme drought could last "a decade or more", 2014 driest year in a century

California has been going through a drought for about 3 years now, with 2013 being the driest year on record for most parts of the state and 2014 on its way to being the driest in about a century.

Comment?

ComputerWorld

Vision-correcting display nixes your need for eyeglasses

What would it be like if you didn't need your eyeglasses to clearly see your laptop screen or a text message on your smartphone? Scientists at the University of California Berkeley are working on computer screens that would adjust their images to accommodate individual user's visual needs.

Comment?

Contra Costa Times

Berkeley, A Look Back: New civic center building celebrated in 1939

"High ranking officials" of the federal government visited Berkeley 75 years ago to participate in the first flag-raising ceremony at the new Farm Credit Administration Building on Milvia Street.

Comment?

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Contra Costa Times

AIA East Bay Home Tours features six houses

There's something unique about a new home, addition or remodel designed by an architect who transforms the "before" into an "after" that solves problems and pleases aesthetically.

Comment?

KTVU Oakland

Stunning new details in Berkeley professor's death

It was a shocking fatal crash when it happened almost four months ago, but now that the details surrounding the death of a renowned East Bay professor are coming out, the crash is even more stunning.

Comment?

Science Daily

Finding quantum lines of desire

What paths do quantum particles, such as atoms or photons, follow through quantum state space? Scientists have used an "artificial atom" to continuously and repeatedly record the paths through quantum state space.

Comment?

California Golden Blogs

Golden Scholars: Berkeley researchers discover a breakthrough in...

The latest news out of UC Berkeley! We, the disciples of Oski, research into increased tendon and ligament growth and an understanding of how powerful people feel time.

Comment?

East Bay Express

Mid-Week Menu: Cask and Philz Open in Berkeley, and Roli Roti...

The shop is the latest venture from the ampersand-loving folks behind San Francisco's Bourbon & Branch and downtown Berkeley's Tupper & Reed, which is expected to open in six weeks or so.

Comment?

Mirror.co.uk

No glasses required - future iPad screens will auto-adjust focus to help long or short-sighted people

Apple and Microsoft researchers are on a mission to revolutionise display technology for everyday devices - which will be good news for the visually impaired Future iPad and laptop screens could automatically adjust to correct vision problems thanks to a project which means the days of reading glasses are numbered.

Comment?

Boing Boing

Tiny post office in a tree hole

The spirit of Boo Radley lives on in the hole of a tree growing in the hills above Berkeley, CA.

Comment?

Tue Jul 29, 2014

East Bay Express

Tuesday Must Reads: San Bruno Mayor Calls for CPUC Ouster in PG&E...

Mayor Jim Ruane contends that CPUC Chief Michael Peevey should be ousted by Governor Jerry Brown because internal emails show that Peevey and his staffers maintained a cozy relationship with PG&E officials in violation of the law.

Comment?

SFGate

Homeless camp growing in industrial West Berkeley

Danny, a homeless man, and his dog share a large space against a terraced hillside on a vacant lot in West Berkeley.

Comment?

Noozhawk

Attorneys Peter Susi, Jon Gura Join Santa Barbara Law Firm of Hollister & Brace

Susi has acted as lead attorney on more than 100 Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases and served as counsel to Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 trustees on numerous occasions.

Comment?

PhysOrg Weblog

A new brain-based marker of stress susceptibility

Some people can handle stressful situations better than others, and it's not all in their genes: Even identical twins show differences in how they respond.

Comment?

Northern Michigan News

In Todd Parr's world, it's OK to make mistakes

In Todd Parr's world, it's OK to wear your undies on your head, spill your milk or eat mac and cheese in the bathtub.

Comment?

•••
•••

Berkeley News Video

•••
•••
Berkeley Dating

more search filters

less search filters

•••

Berkeley Jobs