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1/6/2012

Putting out a decent magazine is simple, really. Talk directly to the reader, using both words and images, and artfully tell the best story... More»

1/6/2012

 “So what the heck does a publisher do, anyway?”      As I’ve mentioned in this column before, I get... More»

12/28/2011

Despite its Oscars, Milk left at least one person unsatisfied. “I understood that it was about using one person’s life and death... More»

12/28/2011

It looks like a lipstick case and has only two buttons, but the new “light field” camera by the Mountain View startup Lytro may be the... More»

12/21/2011

Gone are the days when getting fit meant a humdrum relationship between you, your treadmill, and your headphones. Thanks to a new wave of exercise trends... More»

12/20/2011

In early 2008, David Kinch, the man behind two-Michelin-starred Manresa in Los Gatos, agreed to appear on Iron Chef America, committing to a ... More»

12/16/2011

In August San Francisco featured a magnificent rendering, of what is essentially a... More»

12/14/2011

Several Bay Area private schools pretty much announced to the world, “Aren’t we cool?” with a recent technology decision. ... More»

12/14/2011

You might think a children’s art museum an unlikely site for a confrontation between Israeli and Palestinian activists. But that’s... More»

11/28/2011

     Richard Avedon’s 1998 photograph, captioned with her impressive résumé, threatened stereotypes about the relationship between... More»

11/28/2011

1989: The Law San Francisco voters pass the Sanctuary City Ordinance. Among many other things, the law prohibits city employees... More»