CELEBRATE WITH US! The San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival returns to the War Memorial Opera House this July for two weekends of awe-inspiring performances in celebration of our 40th Anniversary as the largest and most comprehensive world dance and music event of its kind in the US. You’ll experience dances and music from Alaska, Bolivia, Cambodia, China, Congo, Cuba, India, Korea, Liberia, Mexico, Peru, the Philippines,
When I first moved to San Francisco, its beauty felt like a trick. I boarded a plane in summer in the sweltering heat and deplaned hours later in the pleasant chill and thought, "What's the catch?" (the answer, of course, being the cost of rent). More... Google Earth gives an aerial view of the San Francisco and some of its most famous landmarks. Media: Google Earth
Jony is responsible for all design at Apple, including the look and feel of Apple hardware, user interface, packaging, major architectural projects such as Apple Park and Apple’s retail stores, as well as new ideas and future initiatives. Since 1996, Jony has led Apple’s design team, which is widely regarded as one of the world’s best. He holds over 5,000 patents and has been recognized with numerous design awards, including
Burning Man founder Larry Harvey died on April 28, 2018 at 8:24am PST after suffering a stroke in his San Francisco home on April 4. He is survived by his son Tristan, his brother Stewart, his nephew Bryan, and a global community of devoted Burning Man participants inspired by his vision to build a more creative, cooperative, and generous world. He was seventy years old. MORE
The 20th annual Bay Area Dance Week, a festival of more than 400 events, runs Friday, April 27, through May 6. The multiday celebration honors dance in a diversity of forms, incorporating performances of both one-time numbers and established programs along with classes for all ages and experience levels. The lineup features a variety of movement styles, from jazz to ballet to hula and Argentine tango.
Golden State wins if This isn't the usual, dominant Warriors team that we're used to seeing heading into the first round, but they still have plenty of firepower. Basically, if the Warriors play up to their potential offensively, even without Steph Curry, the Spurs simply won't be able to score enough points to keep up with them. Kevin Durant creates incredible matchup problems for the
From: Ryan Nakashima, Ap Technology Writer | Updated 10:33 pm, Monday, April 9, 2018 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Congress has plenty of questions for Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, who will testify on Capitol Hill Tuesday and Wednesday about the company's ongoing data-privacy scandal and how it failed to guard against other abuses of its service. Facebook is struggling to cope with the worst privacy crisis in its
The controversial H-1B work visa used heavily by Silicon Valley tech firms to acquire talent is much more widely used by companies based in New York and Texas, according to new research. From 2010 to 2016, almost a third of the visas, which are intended for workers in jobs requiring specialized knowledge and a bachelor’s degree or higher, went to businesses in the New York City