| May 6, 2014
| 3:07 PM
Alibaba Group, the Chinese Internet giant, filed Tuesday for its long-awaited initial public offering of stock in the U.S. in which it could raise as much as $15 billion.
In the filing the company made with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission,...
| May 7, 2014
| 11:02 AM
President Obama arrived in Los Angeles early Wednesday evening for a three-day trip to California stacked with fundraisers to help his fellow Democrats maintain control of the Senate in November.
Before touching down in Los Angeles, the president...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 3:03 PM
Yahoo became the latest Silicon Valley tech company to publicize its workplace diversity statistics, revealing a company that is overwhelmingly male, especially in its upper echelons.
Women make up only 15% of tech workers and 37% of total employees, ...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 4:42 AM
The new year represents a long-awaited new start for the Tribune Co.
The newspaper and television conglomerate emerged from bankruptcy Monday, a financially stronger version of the company that sought court protection four years ago but one that still...
| Aug 1, 2012
Of all the surprises to spring forth from Yahoo's recent appointment of Marissa Mayer as CEO of the struggling tech company (She's 37! She's pregnant! It's 2012 and we're still debating whether pregnant women should work!), perhaps the most noteworthy...
| Aug 3, 2012
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| Aug 22, 2012
| 7:30 AM
| Mar 9, 2013
| 4:21 PM
File this one under "Are you kidding me?"
Internet firm Yahoo recently banned its workers from telecommuting, and suddenly we have a nationwide debate blazing over an issue that had previously appeared settled solidly in the corner of increasing...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Despite recent moves by Yahoo Inc. and Best Buy to end work-from-home arrangements, telecommuters need not fret. Most firms have no plans to end the flexible work policies, a survey found.
A poll of 120 human resources executives by Challengers, Gray...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 9:59 AM
So by now, Mitt Romney’s “binders full of women” comment from Tuesday night’s presidential debate has long passed into meme territory. It’s been branded the new “Big Bird.” Inevitably, some are questioning the...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 11:49 AM
As soon as I learned that Marissa Mayer was tapped to be Yahoo's new CEO, I, like many women I know, immediately started devouring everything I could find on the 37-year-old former Google employee.
I've interviewed many computer scientists over the...