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  • Microsoft Moving San Francisco Offices to Largest Tower

    Microsoft Corp. will move its San Francisco offices to the city’s largest tower as it relocates to the heart of the financial district from the technology-heavy South of Market area.

  • Tech Venture Capitalists Are Finally Paying Attention to Europe

    Many technology entrepreneurs in Europe have grown accustomed to flying coach on the 11-hour haul to San Francisco. The marathon of meetings with venture-capital firms in Silicon Valley is a ritual they must frequently undertake to raise money for their startups. Simply put, that's where most of the cash is.

  • Tech Venture Capitalists Finally Pay Attention to Europe

    Many technology entrepreneurs in Europe have grown accustomed to flying coach on the 11-hour haul to San Francisco. The marathon of meetings with venture-capital firms in Silicon Valley is a ritual they must frequently undertake to raise money for their startups. Simply put, that’s where most of the cash is.

  • Charter Schools in Wealthy Areas at Center of NYC Battle

    At Success Academy Union Square, a charter school in Manhattan, parents dropping off kindergartners one frigid morning include a radiologist with a Louis Vuitton bag slung over one shoulder and a fashion designer married to an investment banker. Some arrive in taxis.

  • Women Everywhere in Food Empires But No Head Chefs

    Over the past decade, David Chang has built Momofuku from a small ramen bar in Manhattan’s East Village to an eight-restaurant empire with roughly 500 staffers in the U.S., Canada and Australia. Here’s what else he’s done:

  • Bitcoin Bull Holds Firm as Mt. Gox Drags Down Currency

    Having grown up in Latin America, Micky Malka is no stranger to financial turmoil.

  • Fifty New York Restaurants and Bars Offering Good Food for Less

    New York has fine and inexpensive restaurants. It also has plenty that serve large portions of carbohydrate-laden stodge. Here are 50 good places that I tried during an extended visit from London. Most offer value as well as decent food.

  • Mt. Gox Shutdown Prompts Bitcoin Damage Control Efforts

    With the shutdown of Tokyo-based Mt. Gox, once the world’s largest exchange for digital currency transactions, other companies in the Bitcoin universe worked to defend the nascent industry’s reputation.

  • Tumblr Deal Said to Reap Spark, Union Square $192 Million

    Tumblr Inc.’s $1.1 billion purchase by Yahoo! Inc. returned $192 million to two of its biggest venture backers, a person familiar with the matter said, disputing an estimate by research firm PrivCo.

  • Super Bowl Scene: Woody Johnson at Forty Ate, Cruz, Vick

    Waiting for his coat after lunch yesterday, Woody Johnson, owner of the New York Jets, said he’s doing everything he can to make the Denver Broncos feel at home as they prep for the Super Bowl at the Jets’ training center.

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