| Feb 16, 2014
| 3:00 AM
This article has been updated to reflect the correct field for visual arts professor Eric Smallwood.
Thirty years ago, U.S. colleges and universities awarded 37 percent of computer science bachelor's degrees to women. Today, when that number should...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 6:10 AM
(Reuters) - El portal de Internet Yahoo se asociarÃ¡ con la pÃ¡gina web de reseÃ±as de consumidores Yelp para fortalecer los resultados locales del motor de bÃºsqueda, dijo el sÃ¡bado el Wall Street Journal.
La directora ejecutiva de Yahoo, Marissa...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Feb 8 (Reuters) - Internet portal Yahoo is
partnering with consumer reviews website Yelp to beef
up local results in its search engine, the Wall Street Journal
reported on Saturday.
Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer unveiled the news at an
| Jan 28, 2014
| 4:02 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer called the firing of her second in command, operations chief and former Google executive Henrique De Castro, “regrettable” and said Yahoo would not replace him.
Mayer made the comments...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 2:50 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Yahoo's revenue declined for the fourth straight quarter, walloped by declining online display advertising sales.
Shares fell nearly 4% to $36.77 in after-hours trading.
Yahoo reported $1.2 billion in net revenue in the fourth...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:30 PM
In another signal that the "second screen" TV-companion app craze is ebbing, Yahoo said it is phasing out IntoNow, a three-year-old app that automatically recognized what viewers were watching and delivered synchronized content.
Turns out, many people...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 12:30 PM
A year ago, financial services giant Guggenheim Partners trumpeted an ambitious new strategy, with visions of creating a powerhouse in the digital media and entertainment space.
The firm, which claims to have more than $190 billion in assets under its...
| Jan 30, 2014
Chicago-based executive search firm Heidrick & Struggles International has been a sponsor of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, for seven years.
But Jory Marino became interim chief executive in July, making last week's conference his...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 11:52 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Got a burning question for Twitter as it reports its first earnings as a publicly traded company?
Twitter says it will field some tweeted questions during its conference call with analysts on Wednesday.
Anyone can ask Twitter's...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 8:47 AM
In the world of tech, failure is almost a badge of honor. It shows others in the industry that you've been through tough times but have learned from mistakes and are now primed for success.
Perhaps that's true, but it doesn't make failure any more...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 5:57 AM
El año que termina dejó tocada la integridad de las empresas tecnológicas en EE.UU. con la alarmante constatación de lo vulnerables que son sus usuarios ante el espionaje de estado, un escándalo que eclipsa el sinfín de novedades generadas por este sector...