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Uber's Move to Oakland Stokes Fears of Gentrification @Tess_Townsend

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The company is taking over the downtown area's iconic former Sears building

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Entrepreneurs and Investors Meet in Oakland for Marijuana Business Conference

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Google, Shazam, and Ticketfly Among Tech Companies Donating to Oakland Fire Victims

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A devastating fire in the city's Fruitvale district has left at least 36 dead.

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Moneyball is Innovationball

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

Books & Reviews Entrepreneurial Innovation Pop Culture Billy Beane Brad Pitt change conflict film review Gregg Fraley Jonah Hill Kerris Dorsey leadership methodology Moneyball Oakland A's Oakland Athletics Philip Seymour Hoffman resistance risk risk-takingI [.].

Uber Is Moving. Its New Neighbors Are a Little Worried

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Uber won't move to Oakland for at least another 18 months, but already it has butted heads with local groups

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Sungevity: The Future Looks Bright

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Here, Danny Kennedy, co-founder of Oakland-based Sungevity, shows how it''s done

Panthers place Oher on IR; Kuechly, Kalil out vs. Oakland

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — The Panthers have placed left tackle Michael Oher and cornerback Zack Sanchez on injured reserve. The team also waived backup tackle Donald Hawkins

The Year of Startups Everywhere

Feld Thoughts

Or you can just call it San Francisco, Oakland, and the Peninsula. But there is a trend that feels inevitable to me: “Startups everywhere.”

Western Carolina knocks off Oakland 88-79 in 2OT

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AP) — James Sinclair slammed home a dunk with 23 seconds remaining in double overtime to secure Western Carolina''s 88-79 victory over Oakland on Monday night ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP)

Epic Beard Man: Another Day in Oakland

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Vietnam Tom; infamous in Oakland for his reputation of belligerence. Here is Epic Beard Man getting tased by police at an Oakland A's game.

Alex Smalley advances in US Amateur at Oakland Hills

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Nextdoor Under Pressure to Reduce Racial Profiling

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AP-BKC--W. Carolina-Oakland Box

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CAROLINA (2-2

The Boys - and Data - of Summer

deal architect

Billy Beane of the Oakland A''s - Mr. Moneyball - is prominent in my post. He will also be keynoting at the HP Vertica Big Data conference in.

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Moneyball and the Investment Readiness Level-video

Steve Blank

19:30 The Oakland A’s and Moneyball. Eric Ries was kind enough to invite me to speak at his Lean Startup Conference. Read it for context.

Panthers return to Bay Area to face Raiders

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CAROLINA (4-6) vs. OAKLAND (8-2

Seattle

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

Oakland, California, $510 million, 41 deals. I called Seattle a “third tier startup city” in a blog post earlier this week. Which generated this series of tweets: 1/ @fredwilson thesis: start up “second tier is NYC, LA and Boston… third tier includes Seattle…” https://t.co/0TUhtAHdsf 0TUhtAHdsf Really? By a lot.

Book: Cumulus

Feld Thoughts

Eliot nails a dystopian future set in Oakland that incorporates the evolution of all the tech we are currently using. in 2014.

Entrepreneurial Density and Venture Capital

Feld Thoughts

Boulder came in third, behind “San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA” (what most of us think of as “Silicon Valley”) and “San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA” (what most of us think of as San Francisco.). Richard Florida continues to write amazing stuff about Startup Communities in The Atlantic Online.

A Little-Things Agenda

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Josh Barro’s review of a new book about America’s physical infrastructure (roads, bridges, airports, etc.) Business

Book: Neon Fever Rising

Feld Thoughts

When Eliot wrote Cumulus, he moved away from Mara but retrenched in his home town of Oakland. You’ll have to wait a little while for it, but this time, instead of Oakland, Eliot takes us to Burning Man and spend 90% of the book there over the course of a week. Neon Fever Rising by Eliot Peper was outstanding.

It’s Time to Play Moneyball: The Investment Readiness Level

Steve Blank

We think we can do better. We now have the tools, technology and data to take incubators and accelerators to the next level. Here’s how. The U.S.

Panthers, Raiders undergo role reversal in past year

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) AP) — The Carolina Panthers and Oakland Raiders have undergone a bit of a role reversal the past 10 months

FlightCar Launches into Austin’s Hipsterdom

SiliconHills

The San Francisco-based company also launched in Oakland, Calif. “Ranking high on every “Most Hipster City” list, Austin and Oakland are both well known for their vibrant millennial communities who squeeze […] The post FlightCar Launches into Austin’s Hipsterdom appeared first on SiliconHills.

How Glenn Beck Won the Audience Over at the Upfront Summit

Both Sides of the Table

On typecasting the worst of our respective parties as the ones who wreak havoc, in Milo Yiannopoulos vs. Occupy Oakland … “There’s no good guys here.

Moneyball is Innovationball

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

I always like the charming Brad Pitt , and he’s good here in a tailor-made part as Oakland Athletic’s General Manager Billy Beane. As in-flight entertainment luck would have it, I’ve now seen the film Moneyball twice within a week. He keeps you interested, but this doesn’t feel like an Oscar worthy role.

Mack, Carr rally Raiders to 35-32 win over Panthers

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP)

Derek Carr overcomes injury to rally Raiders past Panthers 35-32

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OAKLAND, Calif.

The New Moneyball--and Why It Matters for Business

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The baseball team that made Moneyball metrics famous is now quietly using a new strategy that could be just as groundbreaking. The reason?

25 Successful Women Bloggers

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

Beth Beth is an accountant from Oakland, Calif. Carol Carol Tice, an award-winning, fun-loving freelance writer living in the Seattle area. She is obsessed with helping writers earn more from their work. Sue I’m Sue Dunlevie (hello!) I share my love of all things vintage, homemaking and green living here on the blog. Lynn ClickNewz!

3 Expert Tips for Strengthening Personal Networks

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Walker also runs a real estate investment fund and owns a small stake of the Oakland Athletics, a Major League Baseball team.) Face time counts.

Stephen Curry's 3-point clinic leads Warriors past Hornets

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP)

Mosaic Crowdfunds 4 Solar Campaigns in 24 Hours

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In the first day of the project's launch, Mosaic successfully funded four clean energy projects totaling $313,000. Just one day after Inc.

?Vinnie Pazienzo’s Comeback And Overpreparedness: A Lesson For Leaders

YoungUpstarts

When he takes on a new trainer, his career gets a boost. But soon after this upward turn, he’s in a car crash and fractures his neck.

3 Effective Ways to Use Video in Your Marketing Mix

Duct Tape Marketing

3 Effective Ways to Use Video in Your Marketing Mix written by Guest Post read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing.

Screw the Black Swans: Ichiro is our role model, not Barry Bonds.

500 Hats

Put bluntly: we are both ambitious and we both play baseball, but YC is quite clearly the Yankees, while 500 is more like the Oakland A’s.

Raiders promote LBs Adams, Cowser to active roster

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AP) — The Oakland Raiders have promoted linebackers Tyrell Adams and James Cowser from the practice squad to the active roster ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP)

10 Tips for Building Stronger Networks in Work and Life

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Connect to the people who matter. Most people understand that to be successful they need to network. Here are some tips from the book.

Newton, Panthers deal with another Bay Area bummer

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP)

Funky Buddha Brewery to get national exposure

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OAKLAND PARK, Fla. (AP) AP) — A South Florida brewery with a cult following is about to get some national exposure