San Francisco, California

By Crescent Vale | Flip through content featuring media gathered from events, artists and organizations based in San Francisco.

Amazon Web Services Refine Products at the San Francisco Summit

Amazon Web Services hosted a two day summit in San Francisco on April 18 & 19. They provided insight on developments within the company, over 50 …

Amazon Web Services

The Facebook F8 Conference Lacks to Deliver Innovative New Products

The first day to the Facebook F8 Conference was held today. Overall I felt it lacked focus at demoing new products to get people excited about …

Facebook

YouTube vs. Spotify vs. Apple Music in a Three Way Fight for Market Share in Streaming Music

Apple Music

Netflix Leading Internet Streaming Services with 75% of Connected Homes in the United States

Online streaming services is becoming the next main source of entertainment consumption.<p>In a recent report by comScore, they found that Netflix is …

Netflix

A Global Look at Honey Bees and their Role in the Environment

Honey bees are a vital part to the ecosystem. They help by pollinating and also play a critical role in maintaining natural plant communities and …

Crack Open Twitter Lite: A New Mobile Web Approach to Enhancing Content Management

Twitter Lite launched yesterday with a new service on the Web.<p>The application known as Twitter became a large success with the rise of smartphones. …

Web Design

Outside Lands Releases a Stacked Lineup featuring The Gorillaz, A Tribe Called Quest, The Who

The Outside Lands Music Festival released their 2017 lineup to a warm reception on social media.<p>Ranger Dave and the Outside Lands crew skillfully …

Festivals

Watch in Splendor the latest Trailer for HBO's Silicon Valley

The fictional startup firm known as Pied Piper in the television show <i>Silicon Valley</i> has grown to large-scale operations, and has fallen from grace.<p>In …

Silicon Valley

Traffic in San Francisco Experiences Autonomous Test Cars by Uber

Last Saturday Uber shut down testing autonomous car technology development in Arizona following an incident on the road. They have been testing …

Rancid & Dropkick Murphys From Boston to Berkeley Tour

Tour Dates<p><b>Date | Location | Venue</b><p>27 JUL | BANGOR•ME |DARLING’S WATERFRONT PAVILION<p>28 JUL | MONTREAL•QUE | TBA<p>29 | JUL | TORONTO•ONT | ECHO BEACH<p>30 …

Airbnb Explores Avenues in Major Cities to Connect Consumers and Original Music Experiences

Airbnb has launched a new project titled <i>Music Experiences</i>. This new initiative connects musicians and travels via Airbnb’s dynamic platform.<p>Sofar …

Public Bike Sharing: Analyzing the Usage Data in US Cities

<i>This post is adapted from the blog of Spin, a Priceonomics Data Studio customer.</i> <i>Does your company have interesting data? Become a Priceonomics</i> …

Mesmerizing GIFs Reveal the Frantic Life of San Francisco’s Bay

The Golden Gate Bridge is a pretty thing to gaze at, a pain in the butt to paint, and an excellent place to Instagram. But unbeknownst to most of the …

NOAA

27 photos show the extreme lengths millennials will go to live in cities instead of suburbs

Melia Robinson/Business Insider<p>Millennials continue to move to cities in droves, as jobs and services tailored to their needs move in right beside them. The generation that prefers Uber to their own cars and Airbnb to hotels is also willing to trade the American dream of owning a home for the …

Curbed Comparisons: What $6,600 rents in San Francisco right now

Five SF homes, from Merced Manor to the Millennium<p><i>Welcome to</i> <i>Curbed Comparisons</i><i>, a regular column exploring what you can rent for a set dollar amount in different neighborhoods. Is one person's studio another person's townhouse? Let's find out. Today's price: $6,600.</i><p>↑ Green thumbs willing to dig …

​Uber changes course, applies for CA self-driving permit

After a botched rollout of its autonomous vehicles in San Francisco and months of refusing to get a state permit, Uber says it will now follow the rules.<p>Uber is changing its tune on getting the state required permit for self-driving cars in California.<p>After refusing for months to get the necessary …

Uber

Summer Of Love 50th Anniversary: Your Guide To Activities, Exhibits, & More

Citywide, Upper HaightPhoto: Sunday Streets SF/Facebook50 years ago, tens of thousands of people from around the world descended on San Francisco, …

San Francisco

6 Things Geeks Should Do In San Francisco

Now I’m a huge techie. Yep. That’s all I have to say. End of article.<p>I’m a huge techie and have been since I was uploaded to this world, and so far- …

Sharp vision: New glasses help the legally blind see

Jeff Regan was born with underdeveloped optic nerves and had spent most of his life in a blur. Then four years ago, he donned an unwieldy headset …

San Francisco

Proposed toll for San Francisco’s crooked street only fuels the flame of debate

Twice-elected since 2010, San Francisco Supervisor Mark Farrell represents the moneyed crowd atop Pac Heights and Russian Hill while winning kudos …

Getting around in San Francisco

How to get <i>around</i> San Francisco.<p>Although hanging from a San Francisco cable car is undeniably charming, most visitors rely on alternative public …

San Francisco’s Summer of Love 50th Anniversary Party Denied Permit - Thump

There may be no summer lovin' in San Francisco this year.<p>A permit for an event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the city's historic Summer of Love—during which thousands of young people (commonly called "hippies" and "flower children") gathered in the Haight-Ashbury district in 1967 for what …

San Francisco

Stairway Art Decorates Your Staircases With Beautiful Climbable Murals Of Paradise

Jason Lazarus February 17, 2017<p>The Etsy proprietors of RiserArt returned from visiting the delightfully adorned stairways at Moraga & 16th Street in …

Trader Joe’s opening downtown SF location next week

But don’t expect to find any parking<p>SoMa residents fed up with the King Street Safeway and the area Whole Food’s abysmal and fury-inducing checkout queue (quite simply the worst!) are in for a treat—Trader Joe’s will open a brand new store next week right on Fourth Street.<p>On February 16, the 10 …

50 San Francisco Bars and Restaurants Around During the Summer of Love that You Can Still Eat At Today

The Summer of Love was a revolutionary time. It started in Haight-Ashbury and spread throughout the rest of the city--and eventually, the world. …

5 Free Events Available from the SF Writers Conference

For all those writers out there who’ll be sticking around on Presidents Day Weekend, consider hitting some of the free writing classes happening in …

The New Trend in Brewing Involves Literally Mixing Wine Grapes with Beer

And it’s the most Bay Area thing ever.<p>It used to be that there were two basic types of alcohol consumers: wine drinkers and beer drinkers. Then the …

Beer

10 San Francisco Bay Area hikes with scenic endings - Curbed SF

While the rains have (temporarily) passed and the forecast calls for a sunny weekend, don't put away those Tretorn boots just yet. Many Bay Area denizens have been cooped up for the last week while the recent storms bombarded us, so now is the time to take to the hills to see what verdant results …

Zenimax Wins Intellectual Copyright Case Against Facebook's virtual reality company Oculus

Facebook, recently lost a 500 million court case to Zenimax over the intellectual property rights to the software and hardware used in the Oculus …