News Real Estate

Rents in Tech Hubs Make Comeback

SANTA CLARA — From Broadway lights to bustling offices, big cities are back – and so are surging downtown rental prices. Following sharp declines during the pandemic, September data shows rents in the 10 biggest U.S. tech cities like Austin and New York surpassed March 2020 levels by an average of 6.3%, according to the Monthly Rental Report. Nationally, rents grew […]


Hertz to Buy 100,000 Teslas, Hires Tom Brady

Car rental company Hertz is announcing a significant investment to offer the largest Electric Vehicle (EV) rental fleet in North America and one of the largest in the world. This includes an initial order of 100,000 Teslas by the end of 2022 and new EV charging infrastructure across the company’s global operations. As interest in electric […]


Zoom CEO to be Honored With Spirit of Silicon Valley Award

SAN JOSÉ — The Silicon Valley Leadership Group (SVLG) announced that Eric Yuan, Founder and CEO of Zoom Video Communications, Inc., and regional healthcare workers will be recognized with Spirit of Silicon Valley Lifetime Achievement Awards during SVLG’s Annual Forum event on October, 29, 2021. The event will be held virtually on (where else?) Zoom […]


Brex Has Become Top Credit Card for Startups

SAN FRANCISCO — Kruze Consulting, a CFO consulting company for startups, has released new data on the best credit cards for startups. The data comes from analysis of the 450+ venture-funded startups clients at Kruze. Full details can be found on Kruze’s Best Startup Credit Cards page, but the data reveals just how popular Brex has become amongst […]

News Real Estate

Median California Home Price Drops to $808,890

California home sales closed out the third quarter by reversing a four-month decline and posting the largest monthly increase in more than a year, according to a monthly report for September by the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS (C.A.R.). Closed escrow sales of existing, single-family detached homes in California totaled a seasonally adjusted annualized rate of […]

Apple News

Apple Unveils New Homepod Mini, Siri-Based Music Subscription

CUPERTINO — At a pre-taped keynote presentation, Apple today introduced HomePod mini in three bold new colors — yellow, orange, and blue. At just 3.3 inches tall, HomePod mini offers a great music-listening experience, the intelligence of Siri, and smart home capabilities, with privacy and security built in. Its seamless integration across Apple’s products and […]

News Venture Capital

Hubilo Locks In $125 Million Series B

SAN FRANCISCO — Hubilo, a global virtual events platform, announced a $125 million Series B funding round led by Alkeon Capital and additionally, Lightspeed Venture Partners and Balderton Capital. The new fund will h development of the future of events and engagement on Hubilo’s platform. This brings the company’s total funding to $153 million to date in less than 18 months. The […]