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Ellen Pao Won't Stop Talking About Sexism In Tech. And Neither Should You.

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 11.10.2015 | Technology

They called her “the most hated person on the Internet” and named her one of the pariahs of Silicon Valley.  She lost her sex discri...

Carly Fiorina Backer Once Said The Rich Should Get More Votes

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 09.21.2015 | Business

When asked for one idea that would change the world, Tom Perkins -- a top supporter of Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina -- once suggest...

Ellen Pao Drops Lawsuit, But Refuses To Stay Silent On Women In Tech

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 09.10.2015 | Technology

After drawing a huge amount of attention to the problems women face in the worlds of tech and venture capital, Ellen Pao, who recently serve...

Silicon Valley's Newest Disrupter

New York Times | Posted 03.28.2015 | Technology

Silicon Valley is enamored of “disrupters,” those shrewd, brave men — it is almost always men — who are hailed for enduring years of ridicule ...

Ellen Pao Loses Gender Discrimination Suit Against Kleiner Perkins

Reuters | Posted 03.27.2015 | Technology

By Sarah McBride and Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO, March 27 (Reuters) - Silicon Valley powerhouse venture capital firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield and B...

Ellen Pao Jury Didn't Have Enough Votes For A Verdict And Will Resume Deliberations [UPDATED]

Reuters | Sarah McBride and Dan Levine | Posted 03.27.2015 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO, March 27 (Reuters) - A California jury ruled Friday to clear venture capital firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield and Byers of gender discri...

Decision Coming In Big Silicon Valley Gender Discrimination Trial

AP | Posted 03.27.2015 | Business

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jurors who will decide the outcome of a much-watched gender discrimination lawsuit against a prestigious Silicon Valley venture...

Stakes Raised In Sex Discrimination Case Gripping Silicon Valley

AP | By LISA LEFF | Posted 05.21.2015 | Business

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California trial judge ruled Saturday that a woman suing a Silicon Valley venture capital firm in a high-profile gender bias ...

Consumers Now 'Think Like An Expert' With New Real Estate Search Tool

Kelly Mitchell | Posted 07.11.2014 | Business
Kelly Mitchell is a research engine. Founded by former Double Click (Double Click was sold for 1.1B in 2005and later to Google for $3.1B ) CEO, Kevin...

The 18 Most Ridiculous Startup Ideas That Eventually Became Successful

The Huffington Post | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 04.12.2013 | Small Business

Even the most well-known venture capitalists have startups they regret passing on. For John Doerr of Kleiner Perkins, it was Twitter. For Fred Wils...

Erotic Book Of Poems That Helped Get Kleiner Perkins Sued

Business Insider | Posted 06.26.2012 | Technology

Venture capitalist Ellen Pao is suing her employer, Kleiner Perkins, for gender discrimination and retaliation following alleged incidents of sexual h...

Venture Capitol Firm Flat-Out Denies Gender Discrimination

AllThingsD | Posted 06.14.2012 | Technology

High-profile venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers today unequivocally denied the accusations of its partner Ellen Pao’s gender disc...

Women Entrepreneurs on the Rise

Jack Hidary | Posted 04.06.2012 | Women
Jack Hidary

What else can the tech world do to engage more women to start and lead companies?

The 10 Most Active VCs and the Most Funded Companies

Grace Nasri | Posted 02.21.2012 | Business
Grace Nasri

The vast majority of VC funding came out of Silicon Valley, with the New York Metro area and Texas coming in second and third, respectively.

Banality of Capitulation: Why Silicon Valley's Support for AT&T Is Less Than Meets the Eye

Art Brodsky | Posted 08.10.2011 | Technology
Art Brodsky

The fact that many companies have business relationships with AT&T should not be seen as an excuse for them to take a position that will hurt millions of consumers while changing the landscape of the wireless business by consolidating control into two companies.

Bidding War For Twitter Raises Valuation To Nearly $4 Billion | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The bidding has gotten more intense from what we're hearing. Russian firm DST, among others, submitted offers to invest valuing the company above $3 b...

Green Energy Innovation: Building A National Commitment

James M. Gentile | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James M. Gentile

Clean energy may well be the next economic revolution, and the United States can be at the forefront, if we take full advantage of our nation's streng...

Obama's Speech: An Enormous Wasted Opportunity

Andrew Winston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Andrew Winston

Tonight's speech was a real disappointment. How could Obama not use this opportunity to call on us to do some hard things? What's scary about the speech is that it almost could have been any president in the last four decades.