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Thursday | Mashable

Google Releases Android Camera App With Selective Focus, Lens Blur

Google has released a standalone version of its stock camera app for Android - and it's a significant improvement on its predecessor.


Related Topix: Google, Startups

Thursday | Psychology Today

Seven Critical Lessons for Leaders and Managers

Here are important strategies for leaders and managers in business and other sectors.


Tue Apr 15, 2014

Triple Pundit

Can Glad Start a National Conversation on Waste?

The Radchenko-Halabi family of New York City pose with one week's worth of their household's trash, as part of Glad's Waste in Focus project.


Related Topix: Photography, Arts, Life, Fruits, Food

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Daily Mail

City Focus: The quest for Silicon Valley stardust in Britain

When the chief US equity strategist at Goldman Sachs starts regaling his clients with the reasons we are not in another tech bubble, many will see it as a sign that is exactly where we are.


Related Topix: Motorcycles, The Mission (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco, CA

CBS Local

Attorney Advises San Francisco Law School Students To Focus On A Specialty Before Entering Law School

A career in law can be especially rewarding yet exhaustingly competitive. Contending against thousands of other law school students graduating each year, what can an aspiring lawyer do to become more marketable? South Bay attorney Tom Flores has worked in the criminal justice field for more than seven years, with experience as a prosecutor and ... (more)


Related Topix: Law, Criminal Justice, Criminal Defense Law, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Washington Post

FedEx in Focus as U.S. Agencies Join Probe of Fatal Crash

FedEx Corp. will be in the spotlight of U.S. safety investigations operating alongside local law enforcement inquiries after a fiery truck-bus collision killed 10 people in California.


Related Topix: Transportation, FedEx, Air Courier, Education Etc., Business News

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Watch: Norwegian Deep Sea Diving Thriller 'Pioneer' Full US Trailer

"Focus on the job and we'll all end up making a lot of money..." This looks eerie.


Thu Apr 10, 2014

Payments News

Fundbox Raises $17.5MM Series A with a Focus on SMB Cash Flow Acceleration

Fundbox has announced it has closed $17.5MM in funding led by Khosla Ventures to "fill the void left by banks and credit companies, and fix the small business economy using data science."


Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Banking, Financial Services, Citigroup, Internet, Science / Technology, Startups, Imperva, Marketing

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The company will attend MarkLogic World Tour 2014 San Francisco a... )--Sales Simplicity and Propertyshelf Create Strategic Alliance.


Related Topix: Santa Monica, CA, La-Jolla, CA, San Francisco, CA

Mon Apr 07, 2014

E-Commerce Times

Clari Sharpens Its Focus on Data-Driven Processes

One ingredient in Clari's "secret sauce" is its approach to a rep's data and contacts, said CEO Andy Byrne.


Related Topix: Social Software, Dropbox, SlideRocket, Socialcast, Sales

Free Republic

Vandals Flip Smart Cars Over in San Francisco

Someone's been vandalizing compact Smart cars in San Francisco, flipping the tiny vehicles on their front and rear ends in the city's streets.


Related Topix: Bernal Heights (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco, CA, Coupe, Wagon, Hatchback, Ford, Ford Focus, Sedan, Volkswagen, Volkswagen Jetta, Hybrid

Fri Apr 04, 2014

April 29 Webinar: Managing Diabetes in the Medicaid Population via Telehealth and Care Management

"Managing Diabetes in the Medicaid Population via Telehealth and Care Management" is a 45-minute webinar from the Healthcare Intelligence Network.


Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Medicaid, Sea Girt, NJ

Global luxury hotels market: Focus on achieving operational efficiency

One of the key drivers of this growth was the increasing number of high net worth individuals globally, primarily in the BRIC countries.


Related Topix: us Travel, Travel

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Government Focus on Fair Labor Standards

On March 13, 2014, President Barack Obama signed a Presidential Memorandum aimed at revamping overtime eligibility rules under the Fair Labor Standards Act, 29 U.S.C. 201 et seq.


Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Prison

Tue Apr 01, 2014


Funding Profiles Announces Its Participation at DEMO Enterprise 2014 Conference

Funding Profiles, a provider of business analytics software for finance and strategy departments in large enterprises, today announced its participation in the DEMO Enterprise 2014 conference being held April 3 at the Mission Bay Conference Center in San Francisco.


Related Topix: SAP, San Francisco, CA, CIO News

Mon Mar 31, 2014


With A Focus On Big Data Startups, Data Collective Redefines Thematic ...

The music was bumping and the drinks were flowing at a dimly lit San Francisco nightclub on a spring evening in 2009.


Related Topix: Collective, Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Zynga

Fri Mar 28, 2014

News Max

'Shrimp Boy' a Focus in Senator Leland Yee's SF Guns Scandal

California State Sen. Leland Yee and his campaign consultant Keith Jackson were arrested Wednesday alongside longtime criminal Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow during an FBI raid in San Francisco's Chinatown district that also netted several members of the Ghee Kung Tong gang.


Related Topix: Prison, Chinatown (San Francisco, CA), Drugs

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Creative Mac

JAMF Software Enables Apple's New Enterprise Features With Powerful Release of Casper Suite

The latest version of JAMF Software's flagship product lets organizations set up Apple Mac, iPad, and iPhone without IT having to touch the devices.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups, iPhone

The Washington Post

BlackRock's Fink Urges CEOs to Focus Capital on Long-Term Growth

BlackRock Inc.'s Laurence D. Fink, whose firm is the largest shareholder in companies from Apple Inc. to JPMorgan Chase & Co., is repeating his call to chief executive officers to engage with shareholders and be more transparent about balance-sheet decisions.


Related Topix: Financial Services, BlackRock, Investment Services, Banking, JP Morgan Chase , Corporate Governance, Law, Business News

Tue Mar 25, 2014


Vitamin-R 2.11 adopts Mac Os X native notifications

The new version replaces Vitamin-R's custom notification system with Mac OS X native notifications first introduced with Mountain Lion.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Apple


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