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?

    … this was not the case. Dennis Gayev, the site co-founder, was apparently worried about this very problem since many other publishers have lost a significant amount of money and had their accounts suspended for it. With that in mind, Gayev participated in a Google Chat with an AdSense rep on September 29th, 2014. The chat logs were included in the lawsuit filing…

    Michael Levanduski/ Performance Marketing Insiderin Google- 13 readers -
  • 10 Top Location-Based Mobile Campaigns of 2014

    … consumers has prompted a shift in how the idea of place-based marketing has evolved. Over the course of 2014, the use of geo-data, geo-fences, beacons, ultrasound, even LED lighting and magnetic positioning systems, have coalesced around geo-targeting consumers both outside and inside store locations. 2014 showed these tools more strongly embedded…

    Street Fightin Display Mobile- 44 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

    … Facebook and several other tech companies in Silicon Valley provide shuttle buses to transport their employees, and according to The New York Times, if the 40 drivers from Facebook’s contractor, Loop Transportation, have their way, the social network’s buses will soon be driven by Teamsters. The Times reported that the drivers’ main issue…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 12 readers -
  • A Print Magazine Launch? What?!!! California Sunday Is Coming

    … to California Sunday. Ten years later, I taught a course in magazine publishing with Clay Felker, the late publishing legend who retired to Northern California and always dreamt of creating a pan-state publication (he tried, and failed, with New West). Now Chas and Douglas are giving it a go, and I think they have more than a fair shot at making it work. And yes, I’m an investor! California Sunday launches October 15. You can read more about the publication here, and follow its Twitter feed here. …

    John Battelle's Search Blogin Twitter- 3 readers -
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