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UK's Ruder Than Rude Boys: Rudimental!

Marlon Regis | Posted 09.30.2014 | Entertainment
Marlon Regis

A few hours before another SOLD OUT show -- this time at Terminal 5 on Manhattan's westside, I had a very engaging conversation backstage with half of Rudimental's foursome -- Amir and Piers, who were casually kicking back in their dressing room.

Hardly Strictly Warren Hellman: A Bluegrass Hero and Civic Patron

Joyce Franklin | Posted 09.29.2014 | Business
Joyce Franklin

For inspiration on how to manage the flexibility that accompanies Phase 4 of the Four Phases of Startup Life -- the What's Next? stage that comes after a liquidity event -- look to Warren Hellman.

It's an Accessible Life: My 24/7 Journey

Sally Swanson | Posted 09.26.2014 | Education
Sally Swanson

What happens when a group of accessibility specialists get together? Well, even if you never wondered, let me tell you about a conference I attended recently with a group of like-minded professionals.

The Politics of Gaymers

Blake O'Bryan Montgomery | Posted 09.26.2014 | Gay Voices
Blake O'Bryan Montgomery

We can hope that GX3: Everyone Games will steer the gaming industry from the cisgendered, white, heterosexual man that represents it today. We can also hope that GX3 will continue to demand space for gaymers without apology.

10 Things I Learned From Watching Pippin

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 09.26.2014 | Arts
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

I saw Pippin at the Golden Gate Theatre in San Francisco on press night 9/23/14. In no particular order, here are 10 things I learned: 1. I original...

Sounds of the Napa Valley

Allen Balik | Posted 09.23.2014 | San Francisco
Allen Balik

Early last Saturday morning I was driving up-valley to visit a client's vineyard. Slowly I became aware of a very different set of sights and sounds t...

WATCH: Double Duchess and Kelly Osbourne Team Up for "Good Girl Freak Out" (VIDEO)

Logan Lynn | Posted 09.23.2014 | Entertainment
Logan Lynn

Last weekend I had the pleasure of watching San Francisco electro duo Double Duchess perform at Stargayzer Festival in Austin, and this week they have followed up that performance with an equally mesmerizing music video for their new single, "Good Girl Freak Out."

Rand Paul Looks To Expand His Turf To San Francisco

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 09.22.2014 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) plans to open an office in the San Francisco Bay area, a heavily Democratic location that will give him prime access to Silicon...

Kate Sheppard

Dianne Feinstein Wants NFL Players Accused of Domestic Violence To Be Benched

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 09.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senator and San Francisco 49ers fan Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) said Sunday that defensive end Ray McDonald should be on the bench while...

Room With a View: 11 Hotels With Incredible Vistas

Oyster | Posted 09.19.2014 | Travel
Oyster

We've trekked from coast to coast seeking out the best views this country has to offer (tough work, but someone's got to do it).

Photographers: Don't Forget to Do This

Jared Polin AKA the FRO | Posted 09.19.2014 | Arts
Jared Polin AKA the FRO

Sometimes we have a tendency to only see what is right in front of us. As photographers we have to see the world differently, that's why I am here to tell you not to forget to look up!

Art Versus Tech in San Francisco

Stephen Tanenbaum | Posted 09.17.2014 | San Francisco
Stephen Tanenbaum

Art and tech are not in competition with each other. The art market stands at a momentous turning point. Thanks to e-commerce and social media, the old isolated gallery world no longer dictates an artist's success.

10 Important Questions to Ask When Choosing a High School in San Francisco

Bruce Reyes-Chow | Posted 09.16.2014 | San Francisco
Bruce Reyes-Chow

Each school has its own admissions process: most publics and charters are lottery-based, others are application-based and others may use academic performance or auditions as criteria.

San Francisco Silent Film Festival Debut's Silent Autumn

Thomas Gladysz | Posted 09.15.2014 | San Francisco
Thomas Gladysz

This Saturday's San Francisco Silent Film Festival is a mixed bag. And that's perfectly okay, because the event's eclectic programming makes for a good point.

How's Your Grammarly? Mine's Great!

Bill_Robinson | Posted 09.11.2014 | Technology
Bill_Robinson

Grammarly does everything I used to need to bug my editor/friends to do. It checks over 250 intricacies of grammar such as subject-verb agreement; article use; and modifier use, all the really gnarly details and sometimes arcane small-stuff of the written word.

A Zero Emissions Manifesto for the Climate Justice Movement

Tom Weis | Posted 09.11.2014 | Green
Read More: Google, Congress, Ipcc Report, Department of Defense, Peru, Fracking, Austin, E.O. Wilson, Greenpeace, Fossil Fuel Divestment, Christiana Figueres, Ban Ki-Moon, Friends of the Earth, Scotland, Discrimination, National Renewable Energy Lab, Al Gore, Lester Brown, Bill Mckibben, San Francisco, Pentagon, Jeffrey Sachs, Copenhagen 2009, Microsoft, Russian Roulette, Nsa Spying, Schleswig-Holstein, Zero Waste, Carbon Neutral, Prince Charles, Jimmy Carter, National Security Agency, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, World War II, Co2 Emissions, Seismic Testing, Costa Rica, President Obama, Tokelau, Penn State University, South Dakota, Iceland, Solar Energy, Communities of Color, Fossil Fuels, Poland, Slavery, Munich, Wave Power, Justice, Sweden, Nsa, Civil War, Ipcc, Plan B, Denmark, New York City, Energy Efficiency, Segregation, Keystone XL Pipeline, Jfk, Mass Extinction, Iowa, Coal Plants, Co2, White House, Children, Epa, Michael Mann, Conservation, House Republicans, Civil Rights, Mountaintop Removal, Germany, National Security, Asthma, Generation Change, Forests, Copenhagen, People's Climate March, Moon Landing, Climate, Electric Vehicles, Keystone Pipeline, Industrial Hemp, Barack Obama, Deutsche Bank, Cia, Climate Justice, Deepwater Drilling, Green Industrial Revolution, James Hansen, China, Organic Farming, Mass Transit, Un Climate Summit, United Nations, Renewable Energy, Phillipines, US Energy, Desmond Tutu, Paris, Tar Sands, House Democrats, Kyoto Protocol, China Greenhouse Gases, Stanford University, Boulder Colorado, Zero Emissions, Arctic Drilling, Civil Rights Movement, Carbon Dioxide, Maldives, Wind Energy, Climate Chaos, Bill Gates, Kofi Annan, Keystone XL, British Labour Party, Jim Crow, Wall Street, Angel Gurria, Bicycles, Tidal Power, Geothermal Energy, American Wind Energy Association, Green News
Tom Weis

Top military experts and government institutions like the U.S. Department of Defense and National Intelligence Council warn that climate destabilization threatens our national security, yet global emissions just keep going up.

One Hour on the Sidewalk

Abby Klinkenberg | Posted 09.11.2014 | Women
Abby Klinkenberg

As a woman, I exist solely to be commented upon -- unsolicited opinions, either positive or negative (their stupidly contrasting judgments only further show the caprice of the male gaze), are mandatory conditions to which I tacitly agree upon entering the public sphere.

Big Soda's Open Letter to San Francisco on the Soda Tax

Nancy Huehnergarth | Posted 09.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Nancy Huehnergarth

Hello San Franciscans, We surely speak for everyone when we say that taxing sugary drinks is a horrible idea -- especially for those of us in the sod...

This 15-Year-Old Is Changing Lives With 'Lost and Founds'

Rich Polt | Posted 09.08.2014 | Impact
Rich Polt

Just three years in, Warm Winters has donated more than 5,000 items of warm clothing to 2,500 homeless people. The organization works with six ski resorts in California and Nevada, and they have engaged a volunteer base of 50+ youth

No Big Deal, Just Two Deer Walking On The Golden Gate Bridge

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 09.06.2014 | Green

It was rush hour on Friday in San Francisco, and traffic on the Golden Gate Bridge came to a grinding halt -- all thanks to two rather unexpected gues...

10 Things I Learned about 'The Talk' Co-Host Aisha Tyler

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 09.04.2014 | Entertainment
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

Monday, September 8 marks the 5th Season launch of The Talk on CBS and I participated in a media day for one of the co-hosts, Aisha Tyler. Here are 10 things I learned.

Make the Most of Your Fall Vacation

U.S. News Travel | Posted 09.04.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Whether you're interested in city adventures, vineyard-hopping, a hiking vacation (or something else entirely), here's how to make the most of your time spent in these prime fall locales.

(VIDEO) LiveRail's Mark Trefgarne on RTB vs. Programmatic Guarantees

Andy Plesser | Posted 09.03.2014 | Technology
Andy Plesser

SAN FRANCISCO - The delineation between private vs. open exchanges and real-time bidding (RTB) vs. programmatic guarantees is driven by the needs of t...

San Francisco's 15 Best Views

Fodor's | Posted 09.03.2014 | Travel
Fodor's

With its hilly terrain, waterfront location, and iconic bridges, San Francisco is always ready for its close-up. There are snapshot-worthy scenes acro...

Culture Hacking 101

Maya Zuckerman | Posted 09.03.2014 | Impact
Maya Zuckerman

I am a 'culture hacker'. It's a curious term that is often confused with computer hackers and other technologists whose activities oftentimes invite suspicion.