Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer to talk turnaround plan Tuesday

Yahoo's embattled CEO Marissa Mayer is expected to lay out her strategy for reviving the Sunnyvale Internet giant and counter an unhappy investor during Tuesday's third-quarter earnings report. Mayer is expected to provide more information about her acquisitions strategy and cost-cutting Read More →

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo got death threats from ISIS

After repeatedly suspending the Twitter accounts of groups associated with ISIS, CEO Dick Costolo revealed that he and his employees had been threatened by the brutal jihadist faction that has carried out and publicized beheadings of journalists and Read More →

Quoted: Social in the time of Ebola

"On the one hand, the Internet has democratized everything, which is excellent. On the other hand, science is one of those places where there is a right answer. We don’t always know it, but it’s not a matter for public Read More →

Facebook news feed: Foray into health care? Plus new study guidelines, WhatsApp purchase

We've rounded up some Facebook news for you. • Facebook is reportedly getting into health care, a field that's also being explored by companies such as Google and Apple. Citing unidentified sources, Reuters reports that the social network is Read More →

Excuse me, but is that really you? The risks of voice-activated tech

Just when we were all getting comfy with Siri and the gang, using these voice-activated gods and goddesses to fulfill our every need, or at least the little needs like knowing what time it is, we get word from a Read More →

Quoted: Ello the social network vs. Facebook the ‘advertising platform’

"We don’t consider Facebook to be a competitor. We consider them to be an advertising platform more than a social network." — Paul Budnitz, Ello CEO and one of its co-founders, tells Bloomberg Businessweek that Ello's business model — Read More →
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