| Apr 28, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Yahoo is looking to expand its online video offerings with two new original series, the company announced Monday.
The two new half-hour comedy series will come from producers Paul Feig, Mike Tollin and Bryan Gordon. And more than previous Yahoo original...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 10:55 AM
The actors and producers for HBO's new sitcom "Silicon Valley" visited the region they will be mocking on national television starting this week.
And in a place that only rarely gets treated to such premiere entertainment events, the cast wasn't...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 7:04 AM
After the coffee. Before the NCAA Championship game.
The Skinny: I saw "Rob the Mob" on Sunday. While some of the cast was enjoyable -- particularly Griffin Dunne and Ray Romano -- overall I was a little disappointed in the movie about a young couple ...
| 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 19, 2014
| 1:57 PM
Lately we’ve learned from some very powerful companies that trying to balance family and work can be hazardous to your employment.
This month, AOL Chief Executive Tim Armstrong incited a firestorm when he blamed rising healthcare costs for...
| 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...
| 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
| 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
| 4:16 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- What would happen to Yahoo if its golden goose stopped laying golden eggs?
Investors were not just disappointed in Yahoo’s fourth-quarter results Tuesday. They were also disappointed in the growth of Chinese e-commerce giant...
| 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...
| May 26, 2013
After a two year absence I'm back using Flickr. I had lost interest and let my pro account lapse but with their new user interface introduced this week and improved smart phone app, it has piqued my interest. As if I really need to tinker with another...