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

    … to achieve an equitable outcome for all.” In California, Googlers will be volunteering with the Northern California Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Foundation as it hosts a full day of festivities including the annual parade/march in San Francisco. Eliana Murillo, who is head of multicultural marketing and will be participating in Monday’s…

    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- 13 readers -
  • 10 Top Location-Based Mobile Campaigns of 2014

    … by emphasizing a range of geo-targeting and personalization tools that terrestrial radio can’t match. In its work for Griffin & Reed Eye Care, a laser vision correction and care provider with locations in Northern California, Pandora layered geo- and demographic targeting that drove an 18 percent year-over-year rise in the number of Lasik…

    Street Fightin Display Mobile- 46 readers -
  • Google Express: more cities, more stores and a new name

    … Express is on its way toward making your life easier by helping you get even more errands out of the way. We hope to give you more free time—and we can’t wait to hear about all the things you do with it. Posted by Brian Elliott, Head of Partnerships, Google Shopping *Free delivery means no shipping & service fees. Same day or overnight depends…

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

    … involves their long work days, as they drive during the morning and evening rush hours, with a six-hour gap in between, which is not enough time for many of them to return home between shifts. Rome Aloise, the top Teamsters official for Northern California, said in a letter to Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg seeking his support…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 14 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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