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Rachel Thomas / Medium:
Why women are leaving tech, and what tech companies can do to increase hiring and retention of women   —  If you think women in tech is just a pipeline problem, you haven't been paying attention  —  According to the Harvard Business Review, 41% of women working in tech eventually end up leaving the field …
Aug 2, 2015, 2:00 AMIn context
Rick Webb / Medium:
Banners are useful for brand marketers despite “fraud”, because they're cheap and effective for raising awareness   —  Banner “Fraud” Doesn't Matter  —  A Message from brand marketers to publishers  —  Here's a message on behalf of brand marketers everywhere.† We know about banner fraud already.
Jul 16, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Chris Dixon / Medium:
Keybase, a key directory service that aims to make public-key cryptography mainstream, raises $10.8M Series A led by a16z; Chris Dixon to join the board   —  Keybase: bringing public-key cryptography to mainstream users  —  Today I'm excited to announce that a16z is leading a $10.8M Series …
Jul 15, 2015, 11:25 AMIn context
Blake Ross / Medium:
Wealthfront markets itself as the anti-Wall Street, but still charges a 0.25% compound fee, far worse than Vanguard VTI's 0.05% fee   —  Silicon Valley Tech at Wall Street Prices  —  Somewhere in the Bay Area, a developer teeters on the edge of insanity.  —  For the last 60 hours …
Jul 13, 2015, 9:50 AMIn context
Ben Huh / Medium:
Cheezburger's Ben Huh steps down as CEO, will be replaced with President and COO Scott Moore   —  How to Jump Into the Deep End of Change  —  I'm leaving Cheezburger, Inc., the company I started.  —  Dear Friends and Fans of Cheezburger,  —  After 8 incredible years, I am stepping down from being CEO of Cheezburger today.
Jul 8, 2015, 7:56 PMIn context
Aaron Zamost / Backchannel:
Square's head of communications describes the cyclical nature of media coverage of tech companies   —  What's Your Hour in ‘Silicon Valley Time’?  —  The tech press moves like clockwork, fitting company narratives into a predictable arc.  Here's how pros deal with it.
Jul 7, 2015, 3:50 PMIn context
Matt Galligan / Medium:
Circa is shutting down indefinitely after failure to monetize and close funding deals; CEO Matt Galligan says firm is working on deal involving underlying tech   —  Farewell to Circa News  —  It's with great disappointment that we let you know that Circa News has been put on indefinite hiatus.
Jun 24, 2015, 12:30 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Backchannel:
With App Indexing and Google Now On Tap, Google is trying to make your whole phone an interface for search   —  How Google Is Taking Search Outside the Box  —  The I/O conference had virtual reality, photos and electronic clothes.  But as always, there was search.
Jun 6, 2015, 6:35 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / Medium:
TechCrunch writer Ryan Lawler to join 500 Startups as venture partner   —  Breaking: TechCrunch Writer Becomes An Investor  —  Let's not bury the lede: I'm leaving TechCrunch next week and, after taking a bit of a vacation, I will be joining 500 Startups as its newest Venture Partner come August.
Jun 4, 2015, 3:05 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Backchannel:
Google VP of Streams, Photos, and Sharing Bradley Horowitz: Google Photos is like Gmail for your images   —  Bradley Horowitz Says That Google Photos is Gmail for Your Images.  And That Google Plus Is Not Dead.  —  An interview with Google's head of Streams, Photos and Sharing
May 28, 2015, 3:30 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Harry Shum on TalkEasy app, which helps people with hearing impairment  —  At Microsoft's Hackathon, Shum assembled a team to develop TalkEasy, an app that transcribes speech into real-time text to help people with hearing loss communicate.
Hootsuite:
When Brands Burn: 6 Risky Twitter Convos That Worked  —  On social media, brands need to be hyper-aware of their tone of voice.  They need to be courteous and polite, especially when dealing with unhappy customers.
Zoho:
5 Things to Remember about your Company's Mobile Marketing Strategy  —  Technology is a great enabler.  For me as a marketer, it's fascinating how technology is changing the way we look at marketing, more so for mobile marketing.
Igloo:
Your business hub: why corporate calendar sharing is a good idea  —  Calendars can do much more than ensure you're on time for meetings.  They can be a central location for project and event materials and knowledge …