| Dec 11, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Apple, Google and Facebook are tech juggernauts, but when it comes to working for tech companies, none of them is the best.
Rather, it was Twitter that was named as the top tech company to work for in 2014 by Glassdoor, a jobs and careers website that...
| Dec 12, 2013
For centuries, the defining role of the library has been as a repository of books. Now, in the 21st century, the library faces perhaps its most momentous challenge: Americans are moving away increasingly from the printed page to digital screens for...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Former Chicago Ald. Dick Mell, one of the most gregarious political creatures ever to grace City Hall, is back in the game with a new lobbying firm he founded with the help of daughter Patti Blagojevich.
The longtime 33rd Ward alderman is doing some...
| May 1, 2014
| 3:36 PM
There’s a local angle in “Bad Girls Club: Chicago” that goes beyond the Oxygen reality show’s location.
Cast member and model Alex Rice is the daughter of former University of Notre Dame quarterback Tony Rice, who lead the...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 6:07 PM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A man who has sued "X-Men" filmmaker Bryan Singer claiming he had raped him as a teenager named three more Hollywood executives in lawsuits filed on Monday, alleging sexual abuse and rape and seeking damages exceeding $10 million....
| Apr 9, 2014
| 3:23 PM
The New York Times ran a sob story last weekend about a woman who quit tech because she was shocked, shocked by the gross behavior of men in tech:
“Elissa Shevinsky can pinpoint the moment when she felt that she no longer belonged.
| Apr 15, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Allow me to introduce myself: My name is Paul Brinkmann, and I am your new business blogger here at the Orlando Sentinel.
I'll be blogging about everything business in Central Florida, from the people who make the deals to new ventures to local business...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:06 AM
It's a dicey business to reveal the secrets of the brotherhood to the laity; look at what happened to Edward Snowden. But I step forward today to tell you that the people you would imagine to be most knowledgeable about English grammar and usage,...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 5:35 AM
The mother of a bicyclist killed last spring while riding in the Old Town neighborhood filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the man charged in his death as well as the man’s employer.
Robert Cann, who went by Bobby, was riding his bicycle in the 1300...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 8:41 AM
Trevor Simm and his staff spend their days hunting sometimes-elusive prey: tech workers — particularly with security clearances — who'd like to switch employers.
Simm worked as a technical recruiter before founding OpalStaff, a...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:21 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Twitter Chief Executive Dick Costolo is on his first trip to China.
Costolo is spending three days meeting with Shanghai government officials and university administrators. He will also participate in a roundtable discussion with...