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Seung Lee / SiliconBeat:
Apple asks SEC for permission to exclude a shareholder proposal on tying leadership diversity to CEO performance measures   —  Apple has asked the Securities and Exchange Commission for permission to exclude a new shareholder proposal on tying diversity figures for its executives to CEO performance …
Oct 26, 2017, 10:30 PMIn context
Marisa Kendall / SiliconBeat:
California state regulators decide not to force ride-hailing firms like Uber and Lyft to fingerprint drivers   —  In a win for Uber and Lyft, state regulators late Wednesday said they don't want to force the ride-hailing companies to fingerprint their drivers — rejecting the idea that the added screening would make passengers safer.
Oct 6, 2017, 7:20 PMIn context
Ethan Baron / SiliconBeat:
Former Google employee files a lawsuit accusing company of running internal “spying program” asking employees to report leakers, violating California labor law   —  A Google product manager has filed suit against the company, claiming an internal spying program that relies in part …
Dec 22, 2016, 5:05 AMIn context
Marisa Kendall / SiliconBeat:
Cloud startup Coupa Software prices IPO at $18 per share, raising $133M but its valuation drops from $1B to about $866M   —  San Mateo-based Coupa Software raked in $133 million Wednesday evening in Silicon Valley's latest tech IPO.  —  The good news is that's at the top of what the company was projecting.
Oct 6, 2016, 12:35 AMIn context
Michelle Quinn / SiliconBeat:
Glassdoor: female computer programmers make $0.72 for every dollar made by male programmers   —  Computer programmer: one of the largest gender wage gaps among all professions  —  Female computer programmers make 72 cents for every dollar earned by male programmers.
Mar 24, 2016, 10:50 AMIn context
Queenie Wong / SiliconBeat:
Facebook opens its first office in Thailand, says 34M Thais use the service   —  Facebook opens first office in Thailand  —  Facebook is opening its first Thailand office, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg said on Thursday.  —  About 34 million Thais use Facebook and post three times …
Sep 18, 2015, 5:05 AMIn context
Heather Somerville / SiliconBeat:
Trial for Ellen Pao's gender discrimination case against Kleiner Perkins begins this week   —  Ellen Pao vs. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers sex discrimination case goes to trial  —  One of the highest-profile gender discrimination cases to hit Silicon Valley landed in a courtroom Tuesday morning …
Feb 17, 2015, 8:10 PMIn context
Julia Love / SiliconBeat:
Apple hit with class action over storage eaten up by iOS 8   —  Apple has been hit with a lawsuit alleging that it doesn't inform users just how much storage its new operating system will eat up - and then prods them to buy more space through its iCloud service.
Dec 31, 2014, 11:40 AMIn context
Mike Cassidy / SiliconBeat:
Newegg testing same-day delivery to parts of Los Angeles   —  Same-day delivery derby heats up with Newegg's entry  —  Electronics and gamer-gear retailer Newegg is the latest e-commerce player to join the same-day delivery derby, announcing today that it would roll out same-day service to parts of Los Angeles.
Aug 25, 2014, 8:55 PMIn context
Peter Delevett / SiliconBeat:
Exclusive: Miley Cyrus barnstorms Silicon Valley to tout single 'We Can't Stop'   —  Monday was a busy day for Miley Cyrus.  The Hannah Montana star and platinum-selling singer's latest single, “We Can't Stop,” made its debut, and Cyrus was up bright and early to promote it on LA's pop powerhouse KIIS-FM with host Ryan Seacrest.
Jun 3, 2013, 10:10 PMIn context

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