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Skip the Line: New Google Search Feature Shows When Businesses are Busiest

From coffee to ice cream to bagels, San Franciscans will pretty much wait for anything, but a new feature on Google Search launched Wednesday promises you can avoid all those infamous lines from now on. 

Local Artists Land Prominent Placements Thanks to New Digital Galleries

If ever something needed disrupting, it's hotel room art. Enter Daylighted, a San Francisco–based startup that intertwines art and technology in a way that exposes cool local artists to large companies in need of legit work.

An Ode to San Francisco's Old School Diners

We here in San Francisco love our gourmet provisions, but from time to time we need a break for good old comfort food—and the diner never disappoints. With nostalgic charm, coffee that flows like wine, and single breakfast portions that could feed a small army, we'd like to take a moment to salute our favorites.

A Modern Guide to Sacramento

Toward the end of “California Love,” Dr. Dre asks the question we're all thinking: “Sacramento, where you at?” As of late, the inland town is on our radar for hip new shops, bars, and restaurants that fill the historic buildings of tree-lined Midtown.

New Amy Winehouse Exhibit Reveals What the Tabloids Never Did

Behind every diva is a family. Even such a diva as Amy Winehouse who, sadly, is often remembered mostly for the flash and scandal of her final days. “Amy Winehouse: A Family Portrait,” which opened at San Francisco’s Contemporary Jewish Museum on July 23 and was created in collaboration with her brother, Alex Winehouse, and the Winehouse family, shines an all new light on the musician and her work, focusing on her young life and the family’s history. This may come as no surprise, but San Franciscans will also find plenty of common ground: Amy Winehouse was a lot like us.

We're Looking for Fall Interns!

Still in school and wanting to jump-start your publishing career with hands-on experience? 7x7 is seeking fantastic interns to start immediately through the end of the fall semester. If you’re in the know about what’s happening all over the Bay Area and are a student currently enrolled in classes, you could be a part of our team.

Live Music This Week: Jamie xx, Ty Segall, and More

Is tonight the most important show Bimbo's has ever put on? Perhaps.

5 Topics Everyone Will Be Discussing Over Brunch

Will the taco eclipse the hamburger as America's 'National Dish'? We sure hope so! 

Muni Closing Early Every Night for 6 Months

As if the impending BARTpocalypse wasn't enough to put commuters on edge, Muni will also be closed every night for the next six months starting Friday. 

Treasure Island Is the New Alcatraz Thanks to $50M Public Art Project

Treasure Island is home to a pretty good monthly flea market and a great annual music festival. But aside from that, there's not much reason to visit beyond the standard trans-bridge drive-by. But now, the San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) hopes to change that with a massive transformation expected to entice locals and tourists alike. 

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