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Monica Lewinsky, the Internet’s ‘Patient Zero,’ takes on cyberbullying

Monica Lewinsky has found a cause to fight for, as she puts it, "to give purpose" to the last 16 years of her life: Cyberbullying. In a rare public speech this week, Lewinsky linked her 1998 experience with humiliation over her Read More →

On topic: Tech news to know now

Here's what's on the Tuesday menu. Apple's iCloud attacked in China. Usernames and passwords, files, pictures, contacts at risk of being unencrypted and accessed. Chinese government denies involvement. Google Ventures leads $542 million investment in mysterious visualization-tech Read More →

Quoted: Aaron Levie on libertarianism in Silicon Valley

"There’s sort of a libertarian bent in the valley that occasionally goes too far." — Aaron Levie, CEO of Box, talks politics and Silicon Valley, where government regulations leave a bad taste in many people's mouths. "I would characterize Read More →

Off topic: Your life so far, sweet surprises, the word ‘snark,’ world’s tallest cow

Your Life on Earth generates a personalized look at how the world has changed since you were born. Finger-lickin' good: How three artificial sweeteners were accidentally discovered. Attention, all ye irritable critics: the history of and evolution of the Read More →

Lending Club chooses NYSE for IPO

Lending Club, the world's biggest website for matching borrowers who need small loans with investors, will make its public market debut on the New York Stock Exchange -- the same exchange where many of the banks the startup is vying to disrupt also Read More →

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 →

Analysts predict record quarter for Apple

With Apple set to reveal its fourth quarter earnings today, analysts are eager to see just how much the company has profited from record-breaking iPhone sales. In a poll conducted by Fortune, each analyst surveyed predicted that Apple would have Read More →

On topic: Tech news to know now

We've got your Monday tech news links right here. Marc Andreessen, who had clashed with Carl Icahn over the spinning off of PayPal, quits eBay board. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg joins board of influential business school in China, a Read More →

Globalfoundries acquiring IBM’s chip operations

IBM on Monday said it is unloading its unprofitable chip-making business to Santa Clara-based Globalfoundries in an unusual deal in which IBM will pay Globalfoundries $1.5 billion over three years to acquire the business. Through the transaction, Globalfoundries will take over Read More →

Quoted: Marc Andreessen, Satya Nadella on meritocracy and diversity in tech

"I think the critique that Silicon Valley companies are deliberately, systematically discriminatory is incorrect." — Marc Andreessen, venture capitalist, addresses the tech diversity question in an interview with New York Magazine. He cites two reasons for his view: Referring Read More →
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