Levi Sumagaysay is editor of the combined SiliconBeat and Good Morning Silicon Valley. She also helps take care of SiliconValley.com, the Mercury News tech website. Email: lsumagaysay (at) bayareanewsgroup (dot-com).
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Twitter, which has long touted its free-speech, anti-censorship stance, is policing content on its site in a couple of high-profile cases. It's dealing with the tweeting of a video showing the beheading of American journalist James Foley, which started circulating Read More →
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"I want to bring some of the tech cred back to Yahoo, which has probably been a bit stale over the past few years."
— Mike Kail, Yahoo's new CIO and senior vice president of infrastructure, in an interview Read More →