San Francisco Carnaval festival in jeopardy [ABC7]

“We’re so happy to find a beautiful new space in the Mission District where the new Adobe Books and Arts Cooperative can thrive!”
Adobe Books will live on, in a new space on 24th Street! [MM]

“What’s raised the San Francisco-based information distributor’s hackles is the SEC’s decision this month to permit companies to use Twitter and Facebook to communicate earnings and other news to investors without falling foul of notoriously restrictive Reg FD.”
Business Wire isn’t anti-social, just reserved [Biz Times]

“Existing Pulse apps will continue to be supported as new products are developed.”
LinkedIn buys Pulse for $90 million [Biz Times]

“While we are shutting down, we will continue to create services that will delight you, as part of the Twitter team”
Twitter mum on new music app, but Ryan Seacrest already “lovin” it [Chron]

More than 1,000 unionized construction workers walked off the job Thursday at the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital in Mission Bay.
Construction Workers At New UCSF Hospital Upset Over Non-Union Hires [KCBS]

“the owners — still descendants of the founders — have decided to retire and say goodbye, citing their inability ‘to find suitable business successors’ that would meet the established standards.”
Freed, Teller & Freed closing after over a century of coffee business [Chron]

“Every single skill you learn here you’ll apply on your first day on the job.”
Coding boot camps promise to launch tech careers [AP via Chron]

the author

Eve Batey is the editor and publisher of the San Francisco Appeal. She used to be the San Francisco Chronicle's Deputy Managing Editor for Online, and started at the Chronicle as their blogging and interactive editor. Before that, she was a co-founding writer and the lead editor of SFist. She's been in the city since 1997, presently living in the Outer Sunset with her husband, cat, and dog. You can reach Eve at

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