Amazon is in talks to acquire Twitch, the live-streaming gaming network that Google had reportedly expressed an interest in buying, a tech blog said.
CNBC's Josh Lipton shows footage from surveillance cameras taken during the 6.0 magnitude earthquake that hit San Francisco's Napa region. Jon Fortt provides insight.
CNBC's Josh Lipton looks at how the 6.0 magnitude earthquake is economically impacting wineries in Napa Valley.
The real headache for many travelers is a quickly-growing list of hotel surcharges, even for items they never use.
A 6.0 magnitude earthquake hit San Francisco's Napa area early Sunday. CNBC's Josh Lipton takes a first look at the destruction.
If start-up Shift Payments has its way, you'll soon be able to switch from real money to digital currency when paying with a single card.
Apple suppliers are scrambling to get enough screens ready for the new iPhone 6 smartphone ahead of next month's expected launch.
Hate waiting to pay the restaurant check? A slew of businesses is here to help.
Eaze delivery is free to patients, and the medical marijuana dispensaries pay a fee to for bringing the clinics new customers.
McDonald's and its franchisees can be held liable in complaints that the company violated employee rights, an official at the U.S. NLRB said.
FedEx was indicted for shipping packages from illegal online pharmacies despite repeated warnings from U.S. drug enforcement officials.
According to DataQuick, the median home price in San Francisco hit the seven-figure mark for the first time in June.
The city of San Francisco is cracking down on MonkeyParking, an app that lets users auction off public parking spots.
Monkey Parking in San Francisco has come up with an app to enable consumers to sell their parking spots to other drivers. CNBC's Josh Lipton reports the city says this is illegal and wants to shut it down.
A ban on disruptive parking apps in San Francisco is about municipalities controlling parking environments as part of their wider public policy objectives, says Cherrie Fuzell, CEO of Parkmobile.
Soccer fans are gathering today to cheer on their teams during the World Cup. Google employees are also watching, but for work.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports from San Francisco where one of the biggest gay pride parades is taking place. Apple and Google are among the big tech companies participating.
With the 44th annual Pride Parade in San Francisco this weekend, CNBC's Josh Lipton takes a look at the big tech companies supporting the LGBT community.
A few U.S. entrepreneurs are offering a real-world version of a video game in which players solve puzzles together to escape a room within an hour.
If there's a poster child for the sharing economy—both in popularity and controversy—taxi app Uber, valued at $17 billion, is hard to beat.