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10 Most Expensive Cities in the U.S. to Rent

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 10.24.2014 | San Francisco
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

A rental market report was released for the third quarter of 2014. San Francisco has the second highest median rent in the country but Palo Alto, the heart of Silicon Valley ranks as number one. The San Francisco Bay Area has seven of the top 10 highest rents in the nation.

Streaming: TV's Tectonic Shift

Tom Alderman | Posted 10.27.2014 | Entertainment
Tom Alderman

Why should we pay cable companies big monthly fees for a huge lineup of programs we never watch but are charged for. Research shows that folks with 300 channels only watch an average of 12 of them. Why not pick and choose just what we want to watch and pay for each show as we go? Or, as the industry calls it: pay-per-view.

A Visual Tour of Silicon Valley

Courtney Price | Posted 10.05.2014 | Travel
Courtney Price

If you are ever visiting San Francisco and have an extra day for adventure, I highly recommend jumping into the car and heading to Silicon Valley. The drive is beautiful and it is a worthwhile experience to see some of the big businesses and small treasures of the tech world.

10 Things You Need to Know About the SF Bay Area Bike Share Program

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 09.23.2014 | San Francisco
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

After seeing the kiosks for the Bay Area Bike Share program, I was intrigued enough to get an annual membership without ever having used the service. Here are 10 things you need to know about it.

Kate Sheppard

White House Solar Panels Are Finally Up

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 05.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON –- President Barack Obama will visit a Walmart in Mountain View, California, on Friday, where he will be tout the administration's push f...

SpaceX and Its 'X' Factor

Ayodele Faiyetole | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Ayodele Faiyetole

Just as we set out of the Mountain View's NASA Ames Research Center 583C Building on July 27 on our way to Los Angeles for a tour visit of SpaceX, thr...

Confirmed: Thieves Break Into Microsoft Offices, Steal Only iPads

The Huffington Post | Gerry Smith | Posted 01.08.2013 | Technology

When thieves broke into Microsoft's offices in Mountain View, Calif., last month, more than a few of the company's products -- perhaps even new Surfac...

Darcie Connell Loves Mountain View

Love Letters | Posted 12.10.2012 | Travel
Love Letters

My parents shared stories about picking cherries illegally from orchards and riding horses down Interstate 280. When I was young, I would stare skyward as the Blue Angles soared over Moffett Federal Airfield.

SF's Bike-Sharing Program Is Almost Here!

Aaron Sankin | Posted 03.05.2012 | San Francisco

Good news, everyone! Bike sharing may become a reality in San Francisco as soon as this summer. In concert with the Bay Area Air Quality Management...

Patch Welcomes HuffPost San Francisco

Marcia Parker | Posted 09.17.2011 | San Francisco
Marcia Parker

We'll be collaborating with HuffPost San Francisco on important stories here and we'll contribute others that may pique your interest -- a mix of breaking news, features, blogposts, and more which you'll find on the HuffPost San Francisco local pages.

Chevy Volt at Home: LinkedIn Exec Charges at 120V (VIDEO)

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 09.07.2011 | Green
Kirsten Dirksen

The Chevy Volt has weathered critique, but the car is still a game changer because it's forcing its owners to really think about where their fuel comes from, every morning and night.

Is It Possible To Live To 1,000?

Vicky Collins | Posted 07.19.2011 | Healthy Living
Vicky Collins

Want to live to be a thousand years old? It's not far-fetched at all if you ask theoretician and geneticist Aubrey de Grey.

The New Hottest Spot For An Author On A Book Tour

nytimes.com | KATHARINE MIESZKOWSKI | Posted 07.13.2011 | Books

For authors and other creative professionals, an appearance at the Googleplex, the company's sprawling complex of office buildings, is good business -...

Saki Knafo

What the Government Shutdown Means On The (Very) Local Level

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 06.08.2011 | Politics

This story was reported in collaboration with our partners at Patch.com. As politicians in Washington fought over proposed cuts to the federal bud...

China and Google: Two Nations at War

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stanley Bing

I don't know about you, but I'd rather live in Google than in China.

Google Makes Gmail Search Accessible to All Comers

Dygest.net | Dygest.net | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Google has released a new Gmail search tool that provides suggestions for messages, attachments and even file names in a move to degeekify its email s...

Google Is Double-Edged Sword For Mountain View Residents

Los Angeles Times | Jessica Guynn, Michelle Quinn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bracing for an invasion of Google Inc. employees in February after the Internet search giant bought up its office complex, start-up Beyond.com erected...