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10/21/2011

Though privacy has pretty much been declared dead in this show-all, tell-all digital neighborhood of ours, a new wave of startups is helping to resurrect it... More»

2/22/2011

Attacking intractable problems is more than a habit for Steve Kirsch—it’s the only way he knows how to live. When the 54-year-old Los Altos... More»

2/1/2011

One of the many buzzy topics at the world’s largest gathering of video-gaming professionals, the Game Developers Conference, which kicks off this... More»

11/18/2010

The lights dim, and the audience—every angel investor and VC partner of note in the Bay Area (i.e., the universe)—falls silent. For a second or... More»

8/24/2010

3:22 a.m. Wake up and fixate on what to pair with that gray Rag & Bone minidress in your Polyvore set. Maybe an Alexander Wang leather... More»

5/18/2009

ALBANY, CA—In case you haven’t heard, these are desperate times in the news business. But if you live in Albany, the past 18 months have... More»

7/15/2008

Even without the existence of Twitter, the Yahoo! party would have been a madhouse. But with 10,000 conferencegoers texting each other about where to chill... More»

5/12/2008

Ordinarily, you wouldn’t give K&D Market a second look. A nondescript convenience store in the Mission, K&D (above) is best known as... More»

3/21/2008

Begin with a snapshot. In the foreground is Apple CEO Steve Jobs, onstage at the Moscone Center at this year’s Macworld conference, the annual... More»

2/8/2008

A week before Christmas, Marissa Mayer, the most closely watched woman in the most closely watched company in the world, stands in the bedroom of her $5... More»

2/4/2008

I. The Entrepreneurs' Way A blistering July afternoon in Sun Valley, Idaho. All around, rich businessmen and vacationers hurried... More»