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Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
Yahoo loses Arjun Sethi to Social Capital after buying his company MessageMe in 2014   —  Yahoo Loses Mobile Entrepreneur Arjun Sethi to Venture Firm  —  Yahoo Inc. is losing another one of the entrepreneurs brought in through Chief Executive Marissa Mayer's startup shopping spree.
Feb 5, 2016, 10:15 PMIn context
Steve Lohr / New York Times:
UC Berkeley professors push back against surveillance software installed in datacenters across the University of California system after last year's UCLA breach   —  At Berkeley, a New Digital Privacy Protest  —  After hackers breached the computer network of the U.C.L.A. medical center last summer …
Feb 3, 2016, 12:00 AMIn context
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:
Yahoo announces 15% staff cut, will close 5 overseas offices as part of “aggressive strategic plan”, $1.27B in quarterly revenue, up 1.5% YoY, beating estimates   —  Yahoo to lay off 15% of its workforce as part of ‘aggressive strategic plan’  —  Yahoo (YHOO) announced plans today …
Feb 2, 2016, 4:52 PMIn context
Seth Weintraub / Electrek:
Tesla hires Jim Keller, engineer behind Apple's A-series and AMD's Zen processors, as vice president of autopilot hardware engineering   —  The chip guru who built Apple's Ax microprocessors joins Tesla to lead the Autopilot Hardware Engineering team  —  Electrek has learned that Tesla …
Jan 30, 2016, 7:45 AMIn context
Austin Carr / Fast Company:
Tinder CEO Sean Rad on his temporary ouster, company culture, sexual harassment suit, and why he believes the service has applications beyond dating   —  Is Controversial Tinder CEO Sean Rad Ready To Grow Up?  —  “These are the hottest girls I've ever seen!”
Jan 12, 2016, 9:45 AMIn context
Michelle Castillo / CNBC:
Sources: Yahoo's programmatic ad program generates mostly fraudulent traffic, ad management system is broken   —  Inside Yahoo's troubled advertising business  —  Between a sinking stock, an embattled CEO and restless investors demanding that the company be dismantled, these are not great days for Internet pioneer Yahoo.
Jan 8, 2016, 1:40 PMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Evernote's Exits Continue As VPs Of Partnerships And Brand Both Move On   —  Evernote is a company very much in transition, and that's highlighted by the exit of couple of notable vice presidents at the company.  Vice President of Partnerships Alex Pachikov, a nine-year veteran at the company …
Dec 23, 2015, 3:05 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
LinkedIn revamps its jobs listings with more data from firms, lets you look at profiles of employees from companies you're interested in, begins limited rollout   —  LinkedIn Revamps Its Jobs Listings With Big Data Analytics  —  LinkedIn, a social network focused around the working world …
Dec 16, 2015, 8:35 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Canyon Capital, Eric Jackson's SpringOwl join Starboard in calling for change at Yahoo   —  Yahoo Investors Tighten Screws  —  Canyon Capital, SpringOwl lay out varying proposals to slash workforce, replace CEO Mayer, find a buyer  —  Yahoo Inc. is facing new pressure from investor groups …
Dec 14, 2015, 2:05 PMIn context
Kaveh Waddell / The Atlantic:
UC Davis CS professor says it's cryptographers' moral duty to take on the surveillance state, like scientists in the 1950s confronting the threat of nuclear war   —  The Moral Failure of Computer Scientists … Computer scientists and cryptographers occupy some of the ivory tower's highest floors.
Dec 13, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context

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