Kate Galbraith · @KateGalbraith ☜ 14,583
Assistant business editor, @sfchronicle. Alum of @TexasTribune, @CALmatters, @nytimes, @TheEconomist. Co-author, The Great Texas Wind Rush.
The dip is largely attributed to fewer Indian graduate students in science and engineering programs -- which are big Silicon Valley feeders sfchronicle.com/business/artic… by @TrishaThadani
Sierra snowpack is at just 20 percent of average sfchronicle.com/news/article/C… by @kurtisalexander
Two Wired magazine founders backed TCHO a decade ago & ran it until 2013 sfchronicle.com/business/artic…
With more Californians moving into fire-prone areas, CPUC president questions the fairness of forcing all utility customers to pay cost of preventing wildfires sparked by power lines sfchronicle.com/business/artic… by @DavidBakerSF
It's Friday afternoon, and time to read about beer. @TrishaThadani is on the case sfchronicle.com/business/artic…
“When I heard they got rid of the beer, I was like ‘What!’” sfchronicle.com/business/artic… Raising a pint to @TrishaThadani's scoop
RT @RichardDenison: Washington Post: In a surprising study, scientists say everyday chemicals now rival cars as a source of air pollution…
RT @techchronicle: A before-and-after analysis of Airbnb and other short-term listings suggests San Francisco’s strict enforcement has larg…
RT @laura_nelson: Trump endorsed raising the federal gas tax by 25 cents: axios.com/trump-endorsed…
RT @sfchronicle: Because of #globalwarming, increasingly brutal spells of heat, drought and precipitation are up to five times as likely to…
RT @trapperbyrne: Defendant in Chihuahua's S.F. death plunge: Many arrests, not much jail time. From @matierandross sfchronicle.com/crime/article/…
"Driving it doesn’t feel like work," writes @DavidBakerSF, who was especially impressed with how the car performed on a long, twisty downhill road sfchronicle.com/business/artic…
Renewed interest in space has prompted Stanford to create a new undergraduate major called Aeronautics and Astronautics, to debut this fall sfchronicle.com/business/artic… by @TrishaThadani
Utah rep wants to spend $2 million to sue California over CA's cap&trade-linked “excise tax” for Utah coal going to CA sltrib.com/news/environme…
“This was one of the biggest clouds hanging over Uber’s head. It didn’t burst into a thunderstorm, & now it’s gone.” sfchronicle.com/news/article/W… by @CSaid
Though Tesla has yet to turn an annual profit, Musk has earned comparisons to P.T. Barnum, Steve Jobs and Richard Branson sfchronicle.com/business/artic… by @DavidBakerSF
RT @sfchronicle: #BREAKING: Uber and Waymo have reached a settlement in the blockbuster trade-secrets case. bit.ly/2Ednr5O
OH in the newsroom: Are the Waymo and the Uber lawyer (both shown here) going to share a ride? sfchronicle.com/news/article/U…
Yes, this reminder is sometimes needed here: sfgate.com/bayarea/articl…
Back for more in the Waymo-Uber trial. Follow @CSaid for live tweets. Starting w/more Stroz report; Benchmark's Bill Gurley set to testify later. Yesterday's action: sfchronicle.com/news/article/U…
RT @DavidBakerSF: Elon Musk on #Tesla's struggles to ramp up the Model 3: “I’m hopeful that people will think that if we can send a roadste…
Earth to Tesla: In its brief history as a publicly traded company, Tesla has scored only two profitable quarters — and not in succession sfchronicle.com/business/artic… by @DavidBakerSF
RT @sfchronicle: #BREAKING: California officials said they will block the federal government from transporting oil using state waters or ro…
RT @CSaid: Travis Kalanick back on the stand; jury is seated
Follow @CSaid's live tweets from the Waymo-Uber courtroom. Back on the stand this morning: Travis Kalanick. Here's how it went for him yesterday: sfchronicle.com/news/article/U…
For the 34 states that rely solely on Healthcare.gov, enrollment fell 5 percent compared to last year sfchronicle.com/business/artic… by @Cat_Ho
The number of solar jobs in California, the dominant state in the industry, fell more than 13 percent in 2017 sfchronicle.com/business/artic… by @DavidBakerSF
RT @CSaid: At #WaymoUber trial, @TravisK will be back on the stand this morning. Here's how it went for him yesterday https://t.co/iwu0DtuK…
RT @owenthomas: This is the main event, are you ready? #WaymoUber twitter.com/CSaid/status/9…
RT @danahull: It seems likely that @SpaceX could decide to wait a day b/c of the winds
RT @techchronicle: “You are leaving the impression with the jury that you invented lidar, that you invented self-driving cars,” judge told…
Follow @CSaid in the courtroom this morning to catch the latest Uber-Waymo trial drama. Ex-Uber CEO Travis Kalanick likely to testify today.
RT @CSaid: Weird courtroom tech glitch: A disembodied voice is reciting names & numbers (as of jurors). Trial stops. Other gltiches: Slow s…
"He made a decision to cheat," Waymo lawyer said of ex-Uber CEO Travis Kalanick. "For him, winning at all costs, no matter what, was his culture & what he was going to do.” sfchronicle.com/business/artic… Follow @CSaid for live tweets from courtroom
Follow @CSaid for developments on the opening day of the Uber-Waymo self-driving technology trial. What it's all about: sfchronicle.com/news/article/W…
RT @eilperin: SCOOP: White House plans to withdraw the nomination its pick to chair the Council on Environmental Quality, Kathleen Hartnett…
RT @sfchronicle: Gone in 5 seconds: SF neighborhood, police powerless against car break-ins. See what @hknightsf and @ScottStrazzante witn…
RT @ByJudyLin: Oil pipeline ruptures, oil company goes belly up but taxpayers left holding the bag calmatters.org/articles/calif… via @calmatters…
“It does stand out that they haven’t done as much as other companies here,” said Kevin Zwick, CEO of Housing Trust Silicon Valley sfchronicle.com/business/artic… by @thewendylee
RT @ChronicleBenny: SF tech company fired software engineers seeking to organize, union claims sfchronicle.com/business/artic… via @sfchronicle
Median home prices in Santa Clara County, home to San Jose, posted rose rising 24.2% year over year to a new record of $1 million sfchronicle.com/business/netwo… by @KathPender
Passenger traffic is surging at Bay Area airports, including SFO, Oakland and San Jose: My story sfchronicle.com/business/artic…
RT @trapperbyrne: SF's tarnished image for tourists: "Seeing homeless men in wheelchairs without shoes in the winter, women with infants on…
The video game news site Kotaku has blamed cryptocurrency miners for causing “the great graphics card shortage of 2018.” sfchronicle.com/business/artic… by @ChronicleBenny
RT @trapperbyrne: #Drought deja vu: California snowpack is near record lows, and no storms are in sight, reports @kurtisalexander. https://…
RT @TrishaThadani: Bill would expand breastfeeding-friendly workplaces to all of California sfchronicle.com/business/artic… via @sfchronicle
Americans are spending more time at home, and it's saving a lot of energy phys.org/news/2018-01-a…
RT @sfchronicle: Wine Country fires: Dozens of PG&E equipment problems were reported during the first night of devastating blazes, Chronicl…
Gov. Brown wants 5m zero-emission vehicles on California roads in 12 years; currently there are 350,000 sfchronicle.com/news/article/G… by @MelodyGutierrez
RT @DavidBakerSF: Cal Fire chief says they should identify the causes of the wine country fires in the next few months. Their investigation…
The issue: contamination from two very old gas manufacturing plants destroyed in the 1906 quake sfchronicle.com/bayarea/articl… by @DavidBakerSF
“The H-1B is a nightmare,” said one prospective applicant sfchronicle.com/business/artic… by @TrishaThadani
RT @DavidBakerSF: California cites Tesla for poor hazardous chemical training at factory sfchronicle.com/business/artic… via @sfchronicle
"The job is proving to be one of the least sought-after leadership roles in the administration. Region 9 is the only one of EPA's 10 regional headquarters that still lacks a chief." latimes.com/politics/la-na…
RT @trapperbyrne: Oakland police blocked visas for some immigrants who were crime victims and helped law enforcement, reports @kveklerov. h…
San Francisco pension plan takes tentative steps on plan to sell fossil fuel stocks sfgate.com/bayarea/articl… by @DominicFracassa
This afternoon, the San Francisco Employees’ Retirement System’s board is expected to vote on unloading some or all of its roughly $559 million worth of investments in fossil fuel companies sfchronicle.com/bayarea/articl…
Four Barrel Coffee is working with the same PR firm as Harvey Weinstein, in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against its founder sfchronicle.com/food/article/F… by @JustMrPhillips
California's solar industry employs more than 100,000 people, about 38 percent of all solar workers nationwide. The state is bracing for a fallout from President Trump's new tariff. sfchronicle.com/business/artic… by @DavidBakerSF
RT @pfimrite: Over fueled Tesla driver passes out drunk on Bay Bridge, tells police not to worry because his car was on 'autopilot' https:/…
RT @insideclimate: "Throughout the system, they're sidelining scientists. It's not just at the higher levels," says @AARosenbergUCS of @UCS…
2017 was the warmest non-El Nino year on record washingtonpost.com/news/energy-en…
Looking for someone in the Bay Area who's home with flu, for a story. Ideas? Thanks!
A California state lawmaker has introduced a bill to repeal the controversial space tax that the state enacted last year sfchronicle.com/business/artic… by @ChronicleBenny
RT @techchronicle: Over the next few months, California’s largest utility will start installing thousands of chargers at apartment building…
Airbnb listings in SF plunge by half as registration deadline looms tonight at midnight: sfchronicle.com/business/artic… by @CSaid
School districts across California are experimenting with electric buses, drawn by the appeal of exhaust-free driving: sfchronicle.com/business/artic…
@CSaid of @sfchronicle on KQED at 9am today to discuss Airbnb: sfchronicle.com/business/artic…
RT @sfchronicle: Goodbye, diesel: California school buses drive toward electric age. via @DavidBakerSF sfchronicle.com/business/artic… https://t.co…
Trial starting tomorrow in SF likely comes down to one question: Did Oakland have reason to conclude #coal was a health hazard when it banned coal-handling? sfchronicle.com/bayarea/articl…
RT @sfchronicle: #Airbnb loses thousands of hosts in SF as registration rules kick in. via @CSaid sfchronicle.com/business/artic… https://t.co/c0W7…
RT @sfchronicle: Rwanda is pushing gender diversity in #tech. Should Silicon Valley should take notes? sfchronicle.com/business/artic… https://t.co…
RT @sfchronicle: Why did it take so long for Trump and Pence's photographs to appear in the lobby of the San Francisco Federal Building?…
RT @pfimrite: Coho salmon released in Marin County in effort to prevent extinction sfchronicle.com/science/articl… via @sfchronicle
RT @sfchronicle: Read Editor in Chief @audreycoopersf's letter to Mark Zuckerberg on @facebook changes: sfchronicle.com/news/article/L…
RT @KathPender: Landlords can deduct up to 20 percent of net rental income under the pass-through deduction. sfchronicle.com/business/netwo… via @s…
RT @sfchronicle: #TeslaModel3 finally appearing in stores. via @DavidBakerSF sfchronicle.com/business/artic… https://t.co/cDiJkbuWQA
Unanimous vote, historic moment: California's last nuclear plant to close sfchronicle.com/bayarea/articl… by @DavidBakerSF
RT @DavidBakerSF: California regulators to decide fate of state’s last nuke plant Thursday sfgate.com/business/artic… via @SFGate
RT @kurtisalexander: Just in: Head of California Department of Water Resources steps down after just 5 months, following scathing Oroville…
California’s new wildfire prevention map could be delayed — again sfchronicle.com/bayarea/articl… by @DavidBakerSF
Job alert: The SF Chronicle is looking for a reporter to help us cover the most exciting beat in business--Silicon Valley. hearst.referrals.selectminds.com/san-francisco-…
Four Barrel coffee, under fire after sex-assault allegations, will change name to The Tide sfchronicle.com/restaurants/ar… by @JustMrPhillips
PG&E to switch 150,000 customers to variable rates in April sfchronicle.com/business/artic… by @DavidBakerSF
“When any of the unfortunate harlots is no longer useful and a Chinese physician passes his opinion that her disease is incurable, she is notified that she must die." sfchronicle.com/bayarea/articl…
Must read: Horrendous side of San Francisco's history. Women kidnapped into prostitution, then killed when they were "no longer useful" sfchronicle.com/bayarea/articl…
RT @sfchronicle: During the first five hours of the #wildfires, Sonoma County placed nearly 50,000 calls to cell and landline phones issuin…
RT @JustMrPhillips: At a party in 2015, Four Barrel's Jeremy Tooker allegedly sexually assaulted a female employee in a hotel room. That sa…
Watch out, Tesla: The Chevy Bolt, which starts at $37,495, is now the 2nd-most popular electric car in the U.S. sfchronicle.com/business/artic… by @DavidBakerSF
RT @Cat_Ho: Spanking a female employee: Alabama newspaper executive admits he did it wapo.st/2lLOUQb?tid=ss…
RT @Cat_Ho: Bay Area health officials have begun receiving shipments of naloxone — the drug that reverses the effects of an opioid overdose…
RT @DavidBakerSF: In 2040, all new cars sold in California would be emission-free, bill says sfchronicle.com/bayarea/articl… via @sfchronicle
RT @DavidBakerSF: Exclusive: Damaged PG&E equipment near Wine Country fires’ origins, new reports show sfchronicle.com/bayarea/articl… via @sfchron…
RT @trapperbyrne: There’s almost no snow in the Sierra, but water officials aren’t panicking. @pfimrite sfchronicle.com/news/article/T… via @sfchr…
Business reporter opening at @sfchronicle. Covering the biggest biz story of our time — Silicon Valley hearst.referrals.selectminds.com/san-francisco-…
Also, there's no permanent fine-particle (PM 2.5) monitor in Santa Rosa, the North Bay's largest city, where October's wildfires hit hardest: sfchronicle.com/business/artic…
Wacky fact of the day: During Daylight Saving Time (ie, CA wildfire season), real-time pollution data is an hour further behind. My @sfchronicle story: sfchronicle.com/business/artic…
RT @demianbulwa: New era opens in California with first sales of recreational marijuana sfchronicle.com/bayarea/articl… via @jilltucker @davidrdown…
 
 
 
 
 
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