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Mastering the Juggling Act: 4 Successful Moms in Tech
Technology

Mastering the Juggling Act: 4 Successful Moms in Tech

A Mother's Day hat tip to some incredibly inspiring women in tech busy breaking down the gender barrier and raising kids at the same time.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
One of the Nation's Top-Paid CEOs Leads an Unprofitable, Largely Unknown Company
Leadership

One of the Nation's Top-Paid CEOs Leads an Unprofitable, Largely Unknown Company

Charif Souki of Cheniere Energy, a Houston-based enterprise hoping to one day capitalize on the fracking boom, raked in a whopping $142 million last year.
Geoff Weiss
Ad-Hungry Yahoo Hopes to Strike Gold With an Original Comedy Series
Content Strategy

Ad-Hungry Yahoo Hopes to Strike Gold With an Original Comedy Series

Taking a page from Netflix, Amazon and Hulu, Yahoo is reportedly entering the content production arena.
Geoff Weiss
How Much Sleep Do You Really Need?
Sleep

How Much Sleep Do You Really Need?

We've all been told we need at least eight hours of sleep. But are some of us not 'built that way?' Or are we just fooling ourselves?
Laura Entis
Square Market Now Takes Bitcoin Payments
Innovation

Square Market Now Takes Bitcoin Payments

Paying for cool indie gadgets and gear and artisanal food with the world's first digital cash just got easier. Well, sort of.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
4 Things to Know About Yahoo's New Information Security VP Alex Stamos
Yahoo

4 Things to Know About Yahoo's New Information Security VP Alex Stamos

A closer look at the outspoken NSA critic that Yahoo trusts to keep cybercrime out of its business and the business of its millions of users.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Yahoo Picks Up Social Diary Startup for a Reported $10 Million
Technology

Yahoo Picks Up Social Diary Startup for a Reported $10 Million

The team at Wander, which launched its social journaling app just last May, will become part of Yahoo's mobile and emerging products division.
Benjamin Kabin
At Yahoo, a $42 Million Change of Heart
Leadership

At Yahoo, a $42 Million Change of Heart

Yahoo chief Marissa Mayer has given the boot to her second in command, Henrique de Castro, just a little over a year after pilfering the exec from rival Google.
Geoff Weiss
Report: Hot CEOs Bolster Stock Values, Earn Better Salaries
Leadership

Report: Hot CEOs Bolster Stock Values, Earn Better Salaries

A new study claims that attractive CEOs are more likely to garner higher stock returns, negotiate more lucratively and take home bigger paychecks.
Geoff Weiss
Wearable Tech, Marissa Mayer, Entrepreneurs and Innovation: A CES 2014 Preview
Technology

Wearable Tech, Marissa Mayer, Entrepreneurs and Innovation: A CES 2014 Preview

A bird's eye view of what's set to take place at the big tech event in Las Vegas next week.
Jason Fell
Will Katie Couric Provide More Firepower in Yahoo's Fight for Ad Dollars?
Marketing

Will Katie Couric Provide More Firepower in Yahoo's Fight for Ad Dollars?

The internet media company is investing in journalists even as its core ad revenues continue to erode.
Brian Patrick Eha
10 Stories From the Web to Know About This Week
Technology

10 Stories From the Web to Know About This Week

Bitcoin launches ATMS, quantifying innovation, Marissa Mayer's no telecommuting policy gets vindicated, Latinas take over, marketers can't decide if Facebook ads work, Steve Blank gets fired. This week's notable news and tantalizing tidbits for entrepreneurs.
Say What? Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Buys a Funeral Home
Technology

Say What? Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Buys a Funeral Home

The young Yahoo CEO has purchased the property that houses Palo Alto's oldest funeral parlor, according to reports.
Catherine Clifford
The Sexiest CEOs in the World
Leadership

The Sexiest CEOs in the World

Yahoo's Marissa Mayer may have recently posed in Vogue, but she's not the only CEO to have that special blend of success, ambition and looks.