CNBC's Jon Fortt questions whether there are "problems" with Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, or whether she is a "CEO genius." Bethany McLean, Vanity Fair, provides insight into her Vanity Fair piece on mixed opinions of Mayer from her former employees.» Read More
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 6- At Pinterest, the four-year-old online bulletin board service that is valued near $3.8 billion, some 70 percent of the users are female. Male-heavy boards dominate in the start-up mecca of Silicon Valley, which prides itself on progressive thinking and putting talent first.
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 6- At Pinterest, the online bulletin board service that is valued near $3.8 billion, some 70 percent of the users are female. Male-heavy boards dominate in the start-up mecca of Silicon Valley, which prides itself on progressive thinking and putting talent first. Google, Facebook and Twitter all went public without a woman on the board.
Nov 25- Anchorwoman Katie Couric, who has hosted high-profile programs on all three major U.S. television networks, will head a team of global correspondents and help shape news coverage at Yahoo Inc., the Internet company announced on Monday. Couric will join Yahoo next year as global anchor while continuing to host her talk show on the ABC television network.
Nov 18- Activist investor Carl Icahn on Monday said there was a chance the stock market could suffer a big decline, saying valuations are rich and earnings at many companies are fueled more by low borrowing costs than management's efforts to boost results.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 7- Twitter Inc's initial public offering marks something of a coming out party for San Francisco as a technology capital, giving the city a home-grown success story to rival those of Silicon Valley to the south.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 21- Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer tried to slow the rollout of its search deal with Microsoft Corp and questioned its partner's commitment, court filings show, in the latest sign that their strategic relationship is fraying.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 21- A U.S. judge on Monday refused to let Yahoo Inc YHOO.O delay using Microsoft Corp's Bing search capabilities in Taiwan and Hong Kong, affirming an arbitrator's decision in favor of Microsoft.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 15- Investors cheered Yahoo Inc's plans to keep a larger-than-expected stake in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, overlooking continuing softness in its core online advertising business.
Prices for Yahoo's display ads declined seven percent year-over-year, while the number of display ads sold increased roughly 1 percent, Yahoo said.
NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 14- Three weeks ago, Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer strode into a Manhattan hotel and was greeted like a rock star by hundreds of advertising executives who snapped pictures as she sat down for an interview with journalist Charlie Rose.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 2- Over lunch on Monday at a sushi restaurant in downtown Boulder, Colorado, venture capitalists at early stage investment fund Foundry Group decided to act on an initiative that aims to admit more than the usual foundations and university endowments to the VC clubhouse.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 2- Over a sushi lunch on Monday in downtown Boulder, Colorado, venture capitalists at early-stage investment fund Foundry Group decided to act on an initiative that aims to admit more than the usual foundations and university endowments to the VC clubhouse.
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CNBC's Jon Fortt shares highlights made by Yahoo's CEO yesterday at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference.
CNBC's Jon Fortt provides an inside look at the way Marissa Mayer thinks about the company and her vision for Yahoo's future. And Frank Calderoni, Cisco Systems CFO, discusses his company's decision to pullback from the consumer market.
Andrew Ross Sorkin makes a "Squawkward" reference to Yahoo boss Marissa Meyer's chances in prison, and then Joe Kernen takes it to a whole new level when introducing Jim Cramer.
Rocco Pendola, TheStreet.com, and Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, share their thoughts on Marissa Mayer's leadership skills at Yahoo.
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg says the company's IPO and mobile growth has made his company stronger, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. And Yahoo's Marissa Mayer is touting the company's twenty percent growth since she took the helm and defends the company's new logo, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg offered some words of advice to Twitter about going public and shared his thoughts on NSA spying, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. And CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Yahoo's Marissa Mayer reveals she has a tendency to micromanage.
Yahoo's Marissa Mayer and Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg are preparing to speak at the TechCrunch Disruptor Conference. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports from San Francisco.