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EA’s ‘Madden Football’ award reversed

EA's 'Madden Football' award reversed

Electronic Arts Inc. scored a court victory Wednesday when a federal judge overturned a multimillion-dollar damage award against the company. The San Francisco Chronicle reports a U.S. District judge reversed a jury [Read entire story]

Tesla announces China car price

Tesla announces China car price

Tesla Motors Inc. is putting a sticker price of about $121,000 (734,000 yuan) on its Model S sedan in China. The company said Thursday it was adding only taxes and shipping charges to its U.S. price of $81,070. The [Read entire story]

Tesla announces China car price

Tesla Motors Inc. is putting a sticker price of about $121,000 (734,000 yuan) on its Model S sedan in China. The company said Thursday it was adding only taxes and shipping charges to its U.S. price of $81,070. The [Read entire story]

Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund raises $750 million

Venture firm Founders Fund is seeking to raise $750 million for its fifth fund. Bloomberg reports the San Francisco-based firm expects to close the fund, with a 20 percent increase over its previous pool, in the first [Read entire story]

Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund raises $750 million

Peter Thiel's Founders Fund raises $750 million

Venture firm Founders Fund is seeking to raise $750 million for its fifth fund. Bloomberg reports the San Francisco-based firm expects to close the fund, with a 20 percent increase over its previous pool, in the first [Read entire story]

AdRoll acquires Y Combinator alum userfox

AdRoll has bought Y Combinator-backed startup userfox, a company focused on email marketing. San Francisco-based userfox was founded in 2012 by Peter Clark and Cesar Alaniz. AdRoll is an online ad retargeting [Read entire story]

AdRoll acquires Y Combinator alum userfox

AdRoll acquires Y Combinator alum userfox

AdRoll has bought Y Combinator-backed startup userfox, a company focused on email marketing. San Francisco-based userfox was founded in 2012 by Peter Clark and Cesar Alaniz. AdRoll is an online ad retargeting [Read entire story]

Sears to close flagship store in downtown Chicago

The closing will end Sears' presence in Chicago's prominent shopping and business district as the retailer sells assets to cut expenses and raise cash. Lampert, who is also Sears' largest shareholder, has been selling [Read entire story]

Tech failures painful, but often don’t carry stigma

Businesses fold all the time, but you don't hear about it much in the frontier-like environment of the tech world, where failures often get swept under the rug to keep industry and investment morale high. No happy [Read entire story]

Tech failures painful, but often don’t carry stigma

Businesses fold all the time, but you don't hear about it much in the frontier-like environment of the tech world, where failures often get swept under the rug to keep industry and investment morale high. No happy [Read entire story]

Amazon said to seek content rights for online TV service

Amazon.com, the world's largest online retailer, has approached U.S. media companies to acquire rights for an online pay-television service, according to people with knowledge of the situation. The service would expand [Read entire story]

2 leading Bay Area children’s hospitals unite for efficiency

Improved health care for Bay Area children is the promise of the latest alliance in the hospital industry. UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital and Children's Hospital Oakland announced Wednesday a joining of forces that [Read entire story]

Amazon said to seek content rights for online TV service

Amazon.com, the world's largest online retailer, has approached U.S. media companies to acquire rights for an online pay-television service, according to people with knowledge of the situation. The service would expand [Read entire story]

AT&T sells San Ramon office complex

ACQUISITIONVMware to buy AirWatchVMware, the biggest maker of software that lets computers run different operating systems, agreed to buy AirWatch for as much as $1.54 billion, adding technology to help businesses manage [Read entire story]

AT&T sells San Ramon office complex

ACQUISITIONVMware to buy AirWatchVMware, the biggest maker of software that lets computers run different operating systems, agreed to buy AirWatch for as much as $1.54 billion, adding technology to help businesses manage [Read entire story]

Target ends health insurance for part-timers

HEALTH INSURANCETarget ends some coverageTarget Corp. will end health insurance for part-time employees in April, joining Trader Joe's, Home Depot and other U.S. retailers that have scaled back benefits in response to [Read entire story]

Sheryl Sandberg’s worth: $1 billion

The e-commerce giant has approached U.S. media companies about acquiring television rights, sources say, to expand its $79-a-year Prime Instant Video service by offering live programming similar to traditional pay-TV [Read entire story]

Divesting from Big Oil — and making money

The fossil fuel divestment movement spreading across the country focuses most on ethics and the environment, not on cash. Its supporters push schools and cities to drop financial investments in oil, gas and coal [Read entire story]

Zuckerberg, Wife Donate $5M to Health Center

Zuckerberg, Wife Donate $5M to Health Center

It's a call any leader of a struggling nonprofit would covet. On Sunday, Luisa Buada, CEO of the Ravenswood Family Heath Center in East Palo Alto got a call from none other than Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg? Would she [Read entire story]

UC Berkeley hires Tang Eye Center boss to lead Optometry School clinics

UC Berkeley hires Tang Eye Center boss to lead Optometry School clinics

The Optometry School at the University of California, Berkeley, chose Christine Wilmer, who runs the Tang Eye Center on campus, to become clinic director and associate dean for clinical affairs starting July 1. To help [Read entire story]