A number of Flight Cancellations, Delays Throughout Nation from COVID Surge – CBS San Francisco

Multiple Flight Cancellations, Delays Across Country from COVID Surge – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — While many people seemed to embrace traveling on Christmas Eve, passengers from coast to coast had to deal with flight cancellations throughout the day. “I got a text message this morning saying that my flight was cancelled earlier,” said Patrick Schuler, a traveler at SFO. “It is what it is … Read more

San Diego’s SkySafe pulls in $30M for tech that flags outlaw drones close to airports, different important airspace

San Diego's SkySafe pulls in $30M for tech that flags outlaw drones near airports, other critical airspace

SkySafe, a San Diego startup that makes technology to protect airspace around airports, stadiums and critical infrastructure from miscreant drones, has raised $30 million in a second round of venture capital funding. The money will be used to accelerate the company’s research and development and market expansion for its airspace security/management system. Founded in 2015 … Read more

Plea deal reached in San Francisco public corruption case

Biden, GOP senator talk as time drags on infrastructure deal

SAN FRANCISCO San Francisco’s former public works director agreed to plead guilty on Friday to accepting bribes and kickbacks to settle a sweeping federal corruption case that has ensnared several City Hall officials and insiders. In agreeing to plead guilty to a federal fraud charge, Mohammed Nuru admitted to “a staggering amount of public corruption” … Read more

San Diego’s Biosero acquired by Swedish life sciences tech agency for $165 million

San Diego's Biosero acquired by Swedish life sciences tech firm for $165 million

San Diego’s Biosero, which makes workflow automation software for advanced genomics and drug discovery labs, has inked a deal to be acquired by med-tech conglomerate BICO Group AB for $165 million in cash and stock. Founded in 2003, Biosero is the first software company in Sweden-based BICO’s portfolio — which has been growing rapidly though … Read more

New Tech for San Leandro Residents

New Tech for San Leandro Residents

SAN LEANDRO, Calif., Dec. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Simplicity, a tech start-up that provides a communication platform for public agencies and residents, announced that the City of San Leandro joined the Simplicity App alongside other cities in the Bay Area. Simplicity platform allows city officials to manage all city-related communications in real-time, including daily … Read more

San Francisco 49ers ‘to purchase Leeds United in full in £475M deal by the beginning of 2024’

San Francisco 49ers are reportedly set to assume full control of Leeds United (pictured: Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani)

San Francisco 49ers ‘to buy Leeds United in FULL by the start of 2024 – with Elland Road included in a buy-out which could be worth £475MILLION to owner Andrea Radrizzani’ Leeds United owner Andrea Radrizzani bought the club for £45m back in 2017  The value has shot up but the investment arm of the NFL … Read more

Girl charged in hit-and-run loss of life of San Antonio surgeon agrees to plea deal, 15-year jail sentence

Woman charged in hit-and-run death of San Antonio surgeon agrees to plea deal, 15-year prison sentence

SAN ANTONIO – A San Antonio woman will serve time in prison after pleading guilty Tuesday in the 2019 hit-and-run death of a prominent San Antonio surgeon. Melissa Peoples entered the plea during a court hearing on Tuesday. She agreed to a 15-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to intoxication manslaughter and pleading no contest … Read more

San Francisco tech retailer spends $30K on safety a month

San Francisco tech store spends $30K on security a month

A tech store in San Francisco is paying a staggering $30,000 each month to hire bulletproof vest-clad security guards — but still fears it might not be enough to stop California’s plague of smash-and-grab thieves. B8ta, the futuristic electronics chain with a branch in Manhattan’s Hudson Yards, already permanently closed one store in the Golden … Read more

Meet Our Worlds, the San Diego tech firm that is bringing Native American tradition to the digital world

Meet Our Worlds, the San Diego tech company that's bringing Native American culture to the digital world

How new is the San Diego-based Our Worlds mobile technology platform? So new, its first app hasn’t had its official rollout yet. So state-of-the-art, it uses extended reality, artificial intelligence and geolocation to turn your phone into a 360-degree art gallery, a time machine and a teleporter. But for all of Our Worlds’ high-tech features, … Read more

Tentative Labor Deal Reached; College of California Lecturers Name Off Strike – CBS San Francisco

Tentative Labor Deal Reached; University of California Lecturers Call Off Strike – CBS San Francisco

BERKELEY (CBS SF) — The union representing University of California lecturers called off a planned two-day strike early Wednesday after hammering out a tentative agreement on a new labor pact. According to a series of Twitter posts from the University Council-American Federation of Teachers, the union representing non-tenure track faculty and librarians, a 12th-hour deal … Read more