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The secret to a meaningful life is simpler than you think

Some people seem to spend their whole lives dissatisfied, in search of a purpose. But philosopher Iddo Landau suggests that all of us have everything we need for a meaningful existence.<p>According to Landau, a philosophy professor at Haifa University in Israel and author of the 2017 book <i>Finding</i> …

University of London

Presidio Graduate School

Natasha Lamb (SEA C4)<p>Director of Equity Research and Shareholder Engagement, Arjuna Capital<p>“Named one of Bloomberg's top 50 influential people …

Is S.F. losing its soul? Ballot measure could help keep historic businesses in city - San Francisco Business Times

The Mission District’s Roxie Theatre was constructed just after the city picked up the pieces from the 1906 earthquake, making it the longest …

San Francisco

Apple Watch sales “very good” compared to iPad launch, says CFO

Apple sold 270,000 iPhones in just over a day when its breakthrough smartphone made its debut back in 2007. Then in 2010, the original iPad sold and …

Apple Watch

5th San Francisco Green Film Festival

<b>It's a wrap! Thank you for joining us for the exciting line-up of environmental films and discussions at the 2015 SF Green Film Festival, May 28 -</b> …

Bernal Filmmaker Creating Documentary About San Bruno Mountain’s Butterflies

Neighbor Gail Mallimson is a filmmaker who lives on Moultrie. She’s working on a film about San Bruno Mountain — that very tall thing covered in rocks and grass and butterflies and radio antennas (that’s not Bernal Hill) you pass on your way to the airport. San Bruno Mountain is actually home to …

Two surprises from the first Apple Watch reviews

The first wave of Apple Watch reviews are out and their conclusion is mixed. While there is consensus that Apple has made the best smartwatch out …

Smartwatches

Tech boom makes April Fools of us all

April Fools’ Day has become a grand tradition in the tech world, with Google in particular pulling out all the stops to show how they don’t take …

Autonomous Cars

Did Facebook’s CTO let the virtual cat out of the bag on Oculus launch date?

When will the consumer version of the much-anticipated Oculus Rift virtual reality headset ship? With competition looming from Sony PlayStation’s …

Virtual Reality

Meerkat: narcissistic video streaming that could yet be profound | Financial Times

<b>Silicon Valley is fuelled by fomo: the fear of missing out. Every tech entrepreneur and investor is paranoid that the next big thing might pass them</b> …

Social Media

San Francisco Green Film Festival

Get inspired this International Workers’ Day with these four incredible films. Find out about the untold origins of workers’ unions, how labor …

fastFT | Financial Times

July 9, 2018<p>Turkey’s currency jumped more than 1 per cent higher against the US dollar on Monday, trimming its heavy 2018 losses, with investors …

David Davis

Transported to a new world by Google Cardboard, a $25 VR headset | Financial Times

“Cardboard” is a funny thing to call a teleportation machine. But when paired with a smartphone and a willing suspension of disbelief, Google’s …

Virtual Reality

Oculus CEO on its new VR filmmaking venture Story Studio and Microsoft’s HoloLens

When the Oculus Rift VR headset raised $2.4m on Kickstarter in 2012, its crowdfunding was squarely pitched at the videogaming crowd, with its …

Film Festivals

Camera drones: no-frills flying eyes | Financial Times

<b>Last year it was big news that consumers could buy sophisticated camera drones for less than $1,000.</b><p><b>But for anyone worrying that remote-controlled</b> …

Drones

Green Film Fest

<b>8th ANNUAL SAN FRANCISCO GREEN FILM FESTIVAL</b><b><br>SEPTEMBER 6-13, 2018</b><p><i>A bold and fearless voice for our planet.</i><p>Festival returns for 8th year with a week of …

Soylent raises $20m to take on Big Food with its cheap nutritional shakes

Soylent, the start-up which aims to replace regular meals with its low-cost nutritional drinks, has raised $20m to expand its manufacturing …

Startups

Apple’s invitation to September 9 launch promises “more” | Financial Times

Apple has sent invites out to members of the media for a September 9 launch event at which it is expected to unveil new iPhones and potentially a new …

Coolest Cooler raises $10.7m to break Kickstarter record | Financial Times

The Kickstarter community has funded many innovations in the past few years.<p>The Pebble smartwatch raised $10.3m in 2012, shooting the starting gun on …

Uber and Lyft challenge public transport with carpooling | Financial Times

Print this page<p>The start-ups that took on the taxi industry are eyeing a new target: public transport.<p>The past 24 hours have seen Uber, Lyft and …

Yves Béhar on Fuseproject’s deal with BlueFocus | Financial Times

Fuseproject, the San Francisco design agency led by Yves Béhar, has agreed to sell a majority stake to China’s fast-growing marketing group BlueFocus.<p>…

littleBits brings a DIY approach to the internet of things | Financial Times

Nest’s smart thermostat costs $250. littleBits wants you to make your own for $59.<p>The New York start-up was founded by Ayah Bdeir in 2008 after she …

Five things to watch in Apple’s Q3 results | Financial Times

After the market closes on Tuesday, Apple releases its third quarter earnings for the three months to the end of June. Its stock price has risen by …

Airbnb says its new logo belongs to everyone | Financial Times

Print this page<p>Big companies don’t usually like people messing with their logos. Whether it’s Apple sending cease-and-desist letters to supermarkets …

Snapchat sets path towards first ad revenues | Financial Times

Two experiments by Snapchat this week point the way towards the photo-sharing app’s first sources of income, almost nine months after it turned down …

YouTube

Seeds of Time - San Francisco Green Film Festival

Putting the Spotlight on Climate Change at the San Francisco Green Film Festival - Culture-ist

By Ksenia Lakovic<p>On May 29, the fourth annual San Francisco Green Film Festival commenced. It showcases 60 new films from 21 countries, with over 70 …

GoPro’s CEO on the selfie IPO | Financial Times

GoPro’s stock leapt more than 30 per cent on its first morning of trading on Thursday, valuing the action camera maker at around $4bn.<p>Nick Woodman, …