| Aug 22, 2013
| 7:30 AM
A Los Angeles digital marketing company scammed "a substantial number" of Angry Birds players through deceptive banner ads, according to a Federal Trade Commission complaint.
Jesta Digital agreed to a $1.2-million settlement with the FTC. On top of...
| Sep 1, 2013
FARMINGTON — With LinkedIn, recruiting.com, the recruiterslounge.com, and a zillion other places to get job hunting and career advice, is there room for Recruiter.com to survive and grow?
The traffic numbers suggest the answer is yes. According to...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Everyone in L.A. lies about his or her age, says the author of the book "Career Comeback — Repackage Yourself to Get the Job You Want."
"This is the most youth-oriented city on the planet, where you're only as old as your cosmetic dermatologist...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:04 PM
Rapper and fledgling fashion designer Kanye West is looking for a vice president of production and a chief financial officer for a "clothing project."
Both positions are posted on LinkedIn.
"The venture will be very high profile and, unlike those in...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 8:23 AM
Jesse Metcalfe of "Dallas" and "Desperate Housewives" tells the Cut he has "broken up with girls who have no fashion sense." Pet peeves include cheesy prom dresses, fake tans and hair extensions. [The Cut]
A bunch of editors leaving the Philosophy...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 4:40 PM
As you may have heard, Twitter has filed for a confidential initial public offering of stock, so in case you aren't too familiar with the company, here are five quick things you should know.
It has 200 million monthly active users
| Sep 13, 2013
| 5:05 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Call it the anti-Facebook IPO.
It may be the most hotly anticipated initial public stock offering since Facebook Inc. But Twitter Inc. is doing all it can to distance itself from the Facebook fiasco, which has become a case study...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 9:17 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- It’s no secret that some people really don’t like the aggressive way that LinkedIn convinces you to turn over your email address book to send those pesky invitations to friends to sign up for the service.
Now four users...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 1:18 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- This is not the kind of word of mouth LinkedIn was looking for.
Last week, four users filed suit against the professional networking service in San Jose federal court. They accused the company of accessing their email accounts without...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Need more storage space on Google Drive?
Google is offering users an additional 10 gigabytes of free cloud storage for the next two years if they download and try the company's Quickoffice app, which recently received a major update and is now available...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 11:16 AM
Apple is offering iTunes customers who purchased "Season 5" of Breaking Bad a $22.99 iTunes credit that can be used to purchase "The Final Season" of the critically acclaimed TV drama. The Cupertino, Calif., tech company is offering the credit in response...