Communal living is coming back in vogue -- or perhaps simply back into necessity -- in San Francisco, where companies like Starcity are turning large buildings into dorm rooms. Starcity has an 8,000 person waiting list.
On Wednesday, a San Francisco law requiring hosts to register their properties went into effect and many Airbnb users failed to comply. As a result, the platform nixed nearly half of the city's rental options on the site.
After taking some time away from the West Coast, Waymo is bringing its autonomous vehicle technology back to the place it all began -- San Francisco. The self-driving Chrysler Pacific has been seen making its way around the Bay Area.
As tickled as you may be by the prospect of having little robots deliver your Seamless meals, Amazon orders, or other little luxuries to your doorstep, San Francisco's government don't exactly share in your excitement.
Ground-based delivery robots are being tested in several locations across the U.S. However, some are suggesting they're a safety hazard, with one San Francisco official keen to take them off the streets altogether.
The California city's BART system has adopted "aggressive guidelines" enabling the transportation system to buy more power directly from renewable sources. Thanks to the newly approved policy, the BART is going greener than ever.
Designed to help fight the homeless crisis in San Francisco, MicroPADs are miniature, prefabricated homes which would cost the city just $1,000 per month, providing an inexpensive and sustainable housing option.