How the CMO of the Sacramento Kings Makes Game Day an Interactive Experience

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And why they're thinking digital interaction first with the team's new arena

Why the Sacramento Kings Are Nuts About Jersey Sponsor

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Sacramento Kings Team President Chris Granger calls it an absolutely perfect partnership

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50 Miles Is Too Many

Feld Thoughts

” So we both signed up for the American River 50 Mile Endurance Run on April 7th in Sacramento. Marathons 50 miler sacramentoSome time last year Katherine McIntyre, my partner Ryan’s wife, asked me if I wanted to do a 50 mile race with her. I think she was expecting me to say no, in which case she could have decided it was a silly idea. But my reaction, without thinking about it, was “sure – that sounds cool.”

Cousins scores 56, sets Sacramento record in double-OT loss

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) AP) — DeMarcus Cousins set a Sacramento record with 56 points, most by an NBA player this season, but the Charlotte Hornets beat the Kings 129-128 in double overtime Monday night a

How Investors Make Better Decisions: The Investment Readiness Level

Steve Blank

— As Selections Committee chair for our Sacramento Angels investor group, I review applications from dozens of startup entrepreneurs looking for investment.

Tips To Save Money When Starting A Business

YoungUpstarts

There are other alternatives, For instance, if you live in the Sacramento area, you will find plenty of low cost Sacramento storage units These are not only used for storage – you can actually run your business from there initially to save yourself a fortune.

Kaminsky scores 23, Hornets end five-game losing streak

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) AP) — Frank Kaminsky had 23 points and 13 rebounds and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Sacramento Kings 99-85 on Saturday to end a five-game losing streak

Here is Why Non-Obvious Startup Ideas Can Yield the Largest Results

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It’s not just big in Dallas but in San Diego, Phoenix and Sacramento but also Boston, Chicago, Washington and of course San Francisco. Amazon. It is a household name.

Best Cities For Small Business Employees

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Denver, Boston, Minneapolis, Seattle, and San Francisco topped the list of 30, while San Diego, Philadelphia, Sacramento, Riverside, California, and Detroit rounded out the bottom five. Here are the top five locales for a sweet small business gig according to a new report by CardHub.

The One Word That Shouldn’t Exist in an Entrepreneur’s Vocabulary

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She was president of the UJA in Sacramento. The one word the best entrepreneurs never accept. I said it. Now let me walk you through a broader story because avoidance of the word in and of itself will seem cliche. Stay with me.

Cousins scores 35, Kings top Hornets 109-106

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — DeMarcus Cousins had 35 points and 18 rebounds, and the Sacramento Kings handed the Charlotte Hornets their fourth straight loss, 109-106 on Saturday night CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

Putting Tom Perkins Comments into Context

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My parents weren’t rich (there were no rich kids in Sacramento) but we had more than most in this country. Tom Perkins is one of the founding members of the venerable venture capitalist firm Kleiner Perkins.

NCAA Tournament picks up steam just before Sweet 16

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) AP) — The first three days of this year's NCAA Tournament lacked the drama and multitude of upsets the previous few tournaments had, more March Meh-ness than madness

Lights out: Eclipse to have big impact on California power

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) AP) — When the moon passes in front of the sun during Monday's eclipse California will lose enough solar energy to power more than 1.5 million homes, a figure that underscores the state's growing reliance on energy from

Rudy Gay scores 33 points as Kings beat Hornets 101-91

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) AP) — Rudy Gay had 33 points and nine rebounds, leading the Sacramento Kings past Charlotte 101-91 on Friday night for their second victory over the struggling Hornets in 10 days

California lawmakers set to vote on gender-neutral restrooms

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) AP) — A California lawmaker says he's bringing up for a vote his proposal to require single-person public restrooms to be gender neutral

Buying Luck With Bitcoin This Lunar New Year

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Even the Sacramento Kings professional basketball team, which is constructing a cash-free stadium, recently announced that it''s accepting the cryptocurrency. As this year''s festivities show, virtual money and online transactions are all the rage.

What’s the Difference Between Small Business and Large Enterprise SEO?

Duct Tape Marketing

If you think about the way you type out your own online searches with more natural and longer phrases like “kids clothes in Sacramento”, that’s how you’d approach creating a long-tail keyword for your business’s site. What’s the Difference Between Small Business and Large Enterprise SEO?

15 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Name

Hearpreneur

The name, Saranap dates back over 100 years when a commuter train cut across California, connecting Oakland to Sacramento. Share The idea of exactly what your business is going to be usually comes first. Secondly, most often, is giving a title to your idea.

Hornets' Walker ready to return vs. Kings after knee injury

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — The Hornets have announced that point guard Kemba Walker will play Wednesday night against the Sacramento Kings after missing 18 games following knee surgery CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

15 Entrepreneurs Explain What They Love About Being An Entrepreneur

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Thanks to Anthony Mancuso, Electricians of Sacramento. #2 Share Being in love is great. Being in love with your business, when you’re an entrepreneur, is even better.

Why Immigration and The Fourth of July are so Entwined

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Louis, then Philadelphia and ultimately to Sacramento, CA. The Fourth of July. The day we celebrate American independence. It’s more about our celebrating what we love about our country than it is about winning a war. Like many who live here I’m proudly American.

When Open Space Isn’t

Venture Chronicles

For several years now the California budget train wreck has put state parks in a precarious swing position of being used by elected officials as a visible example of what we, the people of California, won’t have because Sacramento can’t manage a budget (well they don’t say it this way, they position it as “if you don’t vote for more taxes you won’t have parks in your life”).

The Law Is on Our Side (Because We Helped Write It)

Inc Startups

So we started to plant the seeds in Sacramento. Jessica Scorpio struggled for years to get her company, Getaround, off the ground, largely due to one massive roadblock. We knew insurance would be our main problem.

4 Social Media Horror Stories--and How to Avoid Them

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Eric Coombs, the founder of ENC Valet Parking in Sacramento, says he once created a press release that mentioned a company by name. "We Let these serve as a warning: What you say online can--and will--come back to hurt you. We''ve all been there.

The Greatest Strength of America is Immigration and Integration

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I remember fondly my dad (from Colombia) wanting to eat out of the house and experience the best multi-cultural foods one could actually find in middle-class, suburban Sacramento in the 70s & 80s.

What 16 Successful People Read in the Morning

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then moves to his iPad to read Playbook, the Sacramento Bee, the San Francisco Chronicle, and the Los Angeles Times. Their days may be more hectic than most, but they always make time to stay informed.

Walker's 39 points lift Hornets over Kings 127-122 in OT

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AP) — Kemba Walker scored 39 points, and the Charlotte Hornets battled back from 22 points down in the second half to beat the Sacramento Kings 127-122 in overtime Monday night CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

Cancer

Feld Thoughts

On Saturday I’m running a 50 mile race in Sacramento. I was going to write something about a new book I’ve just published but I woke up this morning and that felt trivial so I’m going to save it for next week. Instead, I’m going to talk about my day yesterday. My long time friend (dating back to the mid-1990′s) Andy Sack has testicular cancer.

Christine: Open Source Dynamics Discussion

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" that was sponsored by TechCoire amidst the dark hills of Sacramento. Christine (.net) net) technology and society Tweets follow me on Twitter Snaps www. flick r.com Recent Posts Rentalic and appbackr Win $150,000 PayPal Challenge Last Chance for First Round Office Hours in 2009!

McLemore, Gay lead Kings past Hornets 113-106

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AP) — Ben McLemore scored 27 points, Rudy Gay added 26, and the Sacramento Kings snapped a four-game losing streak with a 113-106 victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday night CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

20 Great Ways Libraries Are Using Pinterest

YoungUpstarts

Many, like the Sacramento Public Library, are also highlighting local businesses, restaurants, tourist attractions, and events. Pinterest is taking the social media world by storm, and it isn’t just popular with individual users.

Meet the Grand Prize Entrepreneurs of the BEC Boost

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The One Word That Shouldn't Exist in an Entrepreneur's Vocabulary

Inc Startups

She was president of the UJA in Sacramento. Mark Suster explains why you should never be afraid to ask for what you want. The one word the best entrepreneurs never accept. I said it. Now let me walk you through a broader story because avoidance of the word in and of itself will seem cliche.

Five Questions with: Douglas McGray, Editor-in-Chief of California Sunday Magazine

Hunter Walker

We create a great reading experience for the web, as well as a print edition, which gets delivered with select Sunday editions of the Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, and Sacramento Bee. So I’ve been doing these “Five Questions” interviews recently and, personally, I’ve enjoyed hearing from, and helping to spotlight, different folks from the tech community.

Everyone Loves Tesla. Except California Car Dealers

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This is about Tesla making claims that if one of our dealers made, everyone would be up in arms and calling for an investigation," Brian Maas, president of the New Car Dealers Association of California, of Sacramento, says. "We

Small Business Failures Declining

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The Sacramento area had the largest year-over-year drop in bankruptcies in the first quarter of 2012, with a 42.5% An Equifax report shows small business bankruptcies on the wane. Small business failures are on the decline, a new report finds--and are expected to continue falling.

Trickle Down

Venture Chronicles

I’ve heard this from friends who are local contractors, the market has been inundated with contractors from the Sacramento and (real) Northern California areas. We have been having the hardwood floors in our house refinished this week and it’s a great lesson in deflationary economics.

How DogVacay Literally Saved my Thanksgiving

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And there are a ton of dog sitters in Sacramento so I’m sure we’ll be able to help.” Without DogVacay my Thanksgiving would have been ruined. That’s a fact. And I’m not an investor. I just had to tell this story.

25 Famously Successful People Who Started Off Freelancing

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His first major story, written while working for the Territorial Enterprise , was published by the New York Saturday Press , after which papers like the Sacramento Union and San Francisco’s Alta California began to hire him to write travel essays.