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Posted inBusiness, Community

MediaBugs, Berkeley-based start-up, launches today

Today marks the launch of MediaBugs, an online error-reporting service based in Berkeley which will  help to monitor Bay Area media for errors and problems. MediaBugs is the brainchild of Berkeley resident Scott Rosenberg, co-founder of Salon, and author of two books: Dreaming in Code and Say Everything: How Blogging Began, What It’s Becoming and Why It […]

Posted inArts

Pixar’s Brad Bird in conversation with Jon Carroll

The Berkeley Rep, aglow with the success of its latest smash, American Idiot, and from the general recognition of its artistic prowess, is also holding what promises to be an entertaining series of “conversations” hosted by San Francisco Chronicle columnist Jon Carroll. First up, on November 9, is Pixar’s Brad Bird (pictured left), the internationally acclaimed director of […]