Northern California

Northern California is the northern portion of the U.S. state of California. The San Francisco Bay Area (which includes the cities of San Francisco, Oakland, and San Jose), and Sacramento (the state capital) as well as its metropolitan area are the main population centers. It also contains redwood forests, along with the Sierra Nevada including Yosemite Valley and part of Lake Tahoe, Mount Shasta (the second-highest peak in the Cascade Range after Mount Rainier in Washington), and the northern half of the Central Valley, one of the world's most productive agricultural regions.
Posts about Northern California
  • Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through community service

    … event, told us that “giving a hand to those in need helps build compassion and understanding of the diversity of life experiences.” Leadership coordinator Aerica Banks says that she serves to ”break down barriers and build community. We are all able to serve, and we all stand to benefit.” She helped organize volunteers in our Atlanta office…

    Emily Wood/ The Official Google Blog- 5 readers -
  • Google Adsense Fraud Again?

    … competitors in the online advertising business who do not confiscate their publishers’ accrued earnings and kick them back to the advertiser.” Super Cray is suing for their lost earnings in the Northern California District Court. There is no date for a hearing set at this point. …

    Michael Levanduski/ Performance Marketing Insiderin Google- 12 readers -
  • 10 Top Location-Based Mobile Campaigns of 2014

    … as The Weather Company, whose flagship, The Weather Channel, consistently runs campaigns directly tied to geo-marketing. After all, what’s more location-centric than the weather and the needs that change with local conditions? On behalf of long-time client Ace Hardware, TWC teamed with location analytics company Placed, the brand decided on what ads to run…

    Street Fightin Display Mobile- 43 readers -
  • Google Express: more cities, more stores and a new name

    …: Chicago, Boston, and Washington, D.C. Across all our cities, more than 7 million people can now access our same-day delivery service, and in Northern California almost 12 million can use our next-day service. We’re also adding more merchants: 16 in total over the last couple of months. We’ve added national brands including 1-800-Flowers, Barnes…

    Emily Wood/ The Official Google Blogin Google- 8 readers -
  • Drivers of Facebook Shuttle Buses Eye Teamsters Membership

    …, as reported by the Times: While your employees earn extraordinary wages and are able to live and enjoy life in some of the most exclusive neighborhoods in the Bay area, these drivers can’t afford to support a family, send their children to school, or, least of all, afford to even dream of buying a house anywhere near where they work. It is reminiscent…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 9 readers -
  • A Print Magazine Launch? What?!!! California Sunday Is Coming

    … A year or so ago Chas Edwards, a colleague, pal, and member of the founding team at Federated Media, came to my office for a catch up. I had heard he was cooking up a new venture, but I didn’t know the details. Little did I know what Chas and his new partner Douglas McGray had up their sleeve – a new *print* magazine built specifically…

    John Battelle's Search Blogin Twitter- 3 readers -
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