Geoff Weiss

Geoff Weiss

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Gender

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki: Women and Men Should Both Be Asked About Work-Family Balance

Though she has spoken extensively about gender bias in the workplace, Wojcicki is hoping to dial back the rhetoric in certain venues.
YouTube

Will People Pay for YouTube? After 1 Month, 'Red' Seems to Prove They Will.

The initiative, launched in October, represents a momentous cultural shift for YouTube and arguably its biggest product launch to date.
Dan Price

Dan Price Says Reports He Abused His Ex-Wife Are False

Kristie Colón reportedly recorded a TEDx talk where she accounts physical and mental abuse at the hands of the Gravity Payments CEO, according to a report in Bloomberg Businessweek.
Social Media

Instagram Is Piloting a Feature That Lets Users Toggle Among Multiple Accounts

Currently, users must sign out of and then back in to Instagram in order to switch between their work and personal accounts.
Viral Videos

How One Man's Viral Review Turned This Sweet Potato Pie Into a National Phenomenon

The Patti LaBelle-branded delicacy, sold exclusively at Walmart, could soon be to blame for a sweet potato shortage.
Slack

Slack, the Popular Messaging Platform, Is Experiencing an Outage

It's grappling with a troubled web host.
Copyrights

YouTube Will Spend Up to $1 Million to Defend Certain Creators Facing Copyright Disputes

The video platform is foraying into the copyright fray in a bid to protect 'fair use.'
IPO

Square, Match Group Soar in Market Debut Despite Dismal Initial Pricing

It marks a relatively hopeful sign in a chilly IPO climate.
Tinder

Tinder CEO Sean Rad Makes Veiled Threat to Vanity Fair Reporter Ahead of IPO

The off-color comments come just days before the Match Group, Tinder's parent company, plans to raise a reported $466 million in its IPO.
Sleep

Mattress Startup Casper Is Bringing Its One-Model-Fits-All Approach to Pillows and Sheets

'Today, Casper has moved from being a mattress company to building its own sleep environment,' the company's chief creative officer said.
Time Management

Late to a Meeting? On This Team, You Have to Pay Up With an Office Plant.

A unique policy is bearing fruit for Grovo, a New York-based learning and development firm.
Yahoo!

Marissa Mayer Channeled 'The Wizard of Oz' in Bizarre $70,000 Team-Building Photo Shoot

Top staffers dressed as characters from the classic film, including Mayer as Dorothy, complete with blue-ribboned braids and a cheeky grin.
Theranos

Safeway Seeks to Dissolve Secret $350 Million Deal With Beleaguered Blood Startup Theranos

The partnership, code-named project 'T-Rex,' called for Theranos blood test facilities to be built in 800 Safeway stores nationwide.
Nostalgia

The '90s Keep Coming Back: 'Mystery Science Theater 3000' Is Kickstarting a Reboot

The show would join other crowdsourced reboots including Veronica Mars, Reading Rainbow and Super Troopers.