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Google tries to woo iPhone owners with Android watch app

SAN FRANCISCO - Google is introducing an application that will connect Android smartwatches with Apple's iPhone, escalating the rivals' battle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-31/google-tries-woo-iphone-ow
Fryer: Scott Dixon a fitting IndyCar champ

...family when he died Monday night following the accident at Pocono a day earlier.Then it was on to Sacramento and San Francisco and Sonoma for a whirlwind tour of California promoting IndyCar's finale. On Friday, the first day back at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-31/fryer-scott-dixon-fi
Braves contact approach at plate is working

...contact-oriented approach by following in the footsteps of successful playoff teams like the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants, two teams that sported high-contact lineups with the ability to grind out at-bats and get timely hits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-29/braves-contact-approach-
Night at the Movies

...TEENAGE GIRL (R): An adaptation of Phoebe Gloeckner's graphic novel; a sexually precocious teenager in 1970s San Francisco tries to grasp the connection between sex and love. Evans, Exchange (opens 8/28 both)NO ESCAPE (R): A U...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-08-27/night-movies
Airlines increasingly offer deals for off-peak travel as oil prices decline

...industry has spent the years trying to eliminate.Fliers have been able to fly Chicago to Boston for $80 roundtrip, San Francisco to Las Vegas for $67 roundtrip and New York to Los Angeles, with a connection, for $150 roundtrip."This is the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-26/airlines-increasingly-offe
Hold it! San Francisco uses paint to fight public urination

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Public urination has gotten so bad in San Francisco that the city has painted nine walls...and pantsMohammed Nuru, director of San Francisco's public works department, says offenders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bizarre/2015-08-13/hold-it-san-francisco-uses-
US stocks jump after Chinese market surges

...and did start to bottom-fish," said David Lyon, a global investment specialist at J.P. Morgan Private Bank in San Francisco.The Dow Jones industrial averageclimbed 369.26 points, or 2.3 percent, to 16,654.77. The index has recouped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-27/us-stocks-jump-after-chine
Liquor producers use social media to reach consumers

SAN FRANCISCO - Want your martini shaken not stirred? How about streamed to your mobile...says Alan Kropf, director of education at Anchor Distilling Co. in San Francisco. "It's created really exciting opportunities for a small player like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-09/liquor-producers-use-socia
Former GreenJacket Duffy exceeds expectations at every stop

...he expected it this rapidly, and he looks around the San Francisco Giants clubhouse with the same humble smile that was...24-year-old has defied scouting reports and expectations as San Francisco's starting third baseman. He has consistently hit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-22/former-greenjacket-duffy
Needless regulation

...and least expensive energy source ? coal ? since before he took his oath of office.The president proudly told the San Francisco Chronicle's editorial board during his 2008 campaign that his cap-and-trade environmental policy would "bankrupt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-22/needless-regulation