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  1. Hampton Creek Foods raises $90m to support 'massive' growth:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | FoodNavigator

    Hampton Creek Foods raises $90m to support 'massive' growth: 'Just Mayo has gone from zero to 15,000 locations in a little over a year' A high-profile lawsuit* filed by Unilever accusing Hampton Creek Foods of falsely advertising its flagship product 'Just Mayo' has not, it seems, dented Silicon Valley's enthusiasm for the plant-based foods pioneer, which has just raised another $90m from some very high-profile investors.

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  2. Why Is Yahoo Still So Bad At The Basics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TechCrunch

    I'm reluctant to cite what I'm about to cite. It's scathing. It's scurrilous. It's caustic criticism that seems often overblown and, in some cases, deliberately devoid of context.

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  3. Flickr pulls photos from online store amid licensing debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012, photo, shows a sign in front of Yahoo! headquarters in Sunnyvale, Calif. AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez On Thursday, Flickr said it would stop selling prints of images licensed with Creative Commons, an option for users that awards them certain copyright controls of their photographs.

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  4. What to do if you are being sexually harassed at workRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    From the sexual harassment suit filed against Yahoo executive Maria Zhang to the accusations that the Irvine, California office of Zillow had a frat house mentality, to the step down of GitHub CEO after harassment accusations were brought against him, 2014 saw its fair share of sexual harassment disputes. And they remind us that harassment, sexual or not, continues to plague the work environment.

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  5. Why BlackBerry Shares Are Falling, Despite a Surprise ProfitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheStreet.com

    Your browser is not supported. Please upgrade to one of the following browsers: Google Chrome Mozilla Firefox Apple Safari Microsoft Internet Explorer 8+ You may proceed to the site by clicking here , however some pages might not work correctly.

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  6. How Media Companies Can Make Multichannel Networks ProfitableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Forbes.com

    Each month, YouTube draws 1 billion unique visitors who watch a combined total of more than 6 billion hours of video. Attracted by this massive user base, which is equal to 40 percent of the worldwide online population, a new breed of company- the multichannel network -has emerged in recent years.

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  7. Rocket Fuel Powers Up Technology Team, Stanford PhD Manu Thapar to Lead Research & DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Information Technology

    Rocket Fuel , a leading provider of artificial intelligence advertising and marketing solutions for global agencies and brands, today announced Manu Thapar has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Research and Development. Manu joins Rocket Fuel with more than 20 years of technology management experience, working with major technology brands and leading large multinational engineering teams with as many as 500 engineers located across the U.S., India, China, and Europe.

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  8. Hampton Creek Foods raises $90m to support 'massive' growth:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | FoodNavigator

    Hampton Creek Foods raises $90m to support 'massive' growth: 'Just Mayo has gone from zero to 15,000 locations in a little over a year' A high-profile lawsuit filed by Unilever accusing Hampton Creek Foods of falsely advertising its flagship product 'Just Mayo' has not, it seems, dented Silicon Valley's enthusiasm for the plant-based foods pioneer, which has just raised another $90m from some very high-profile investors.

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    Thursday Dec 18 | Business Wire

    Extensive Experience in Technology Leadership Roles at HP, Cisco, Yahoo!, Angie's List, Walmart.com, and Acxiom will scale Rocket Fuel's Engineering Organization )-- Rocket Fuel , a leading provider of artificial intelligence advertising and marketing solutions for global agencies and brands, today announced Manu Thapar has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Research and Development. Manu joins Rocket Fuel with more than 20 years of technology management experience, working with major technology brands and leading large multinational engineering teams with as many as 500 engineers located across the U.S., India, China, and Europe.

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  10. 40 Cool Gifts for the Whole Crazy FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Advocate

    Dapper Dog Collars Ever wish your dog looked more like Jesse Tyler Ferguson? Now s/he can with these fancy but functional dog collars with bow ties handmade in San Francisco by UsagiTeam and sold by the lesbian-owned boutique Butch Basix. Sure, they're dapper, but the removable bow ties is attached to a heavyweight webbing collar with welded D-rings and triple stitched stress points in case your little one is more tomboy than dandy.

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  11. Michael CrabtreeRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sports Network

    Now that we are entering the final two weeks of the NFL season, along with it likely being championship week for many fantasy owners, it is time to start reflecting. Heading into the 2014 season, Crabtree was thought to be destined for a breakout year.

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  12. Workplace diversity: Apple employs far more blacks, Hispanics than its tech rivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | SiliconValley.com

    Apple's workforce may be 70 percent male and 55 percent white, but the company still managed Tuesday to hand in one of the most impressive diversity score cards in Silicon Valley. In revealing for the first time the demographic breakdown of its workforce, Apple reported that 18 percent of its employees are black and Hispanic, which compares to 5 percent for Google and Twitter and 6 percent for Facebook and Yahoo.

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  13. What Programmatic Advertising Could Learn From TinderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | AdExchanger.com

    " Data-Driven Thinking " is written by members of the media community and contains fresh ideas on the digital revolution in media. Yes, that Tinder.

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  14. Google's work on full encryption chugs along, with Yahoo's helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | PC World

    Google is making progress developing a user-friendly tool for fully encrypting people's messages on their computers, with coding help from Yahoo and a transition to GitHub. Contributions from Alex Stamos, Yahoo's chief security officer, and his team have been incorporated into an updated pre-release version of the browser extension announced Tuesday, Google said in a blog post.

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  15. Hispanic NewsWire Launches with Breaking News; Press Release Distribution Services to Latino MediaRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | PR-inside.com

    Houston, TX - Hispanic.NewsWireService.net launches to provide breaking news headlines and aggregated video news to the Spanish audience. Businesses and organizations publish and distribute press releases in both English and Spanish to reach the Latino community through EmailWire - the global newswire with press release distribution services.

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  16. Yahoo completes acquisition of video platform BrightRollRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | ZDNet

    Announced late Monday , Yahoo says the deal will "dramatically strengthen" Yahoo's video advertising platform and make it the largest in the United States. The acquisition was originally announced in November this year .

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  17. Toyota Plays Fantasy Football With YahooRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | MediaPost

    Part of Toyota's marketing roster around the NFL is fantasy NFL. The automaker, which recently announced it would advertise in the Super Bowl next year, is also running the latest iteration of its relationship with Yahoo Sports, focused on Yahoo Fantasy Football, and aligned with the new NFL season.

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  18. Deal Alert: Mumbai Angels, others invest in movie sharing app maker VlivRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | The Startup Journey

    Vliv, a mobile video tech start-up, has raised seed funding from Mumbai Angels Network and a group of senior executives of technology companies such as Manish Dalal of Verisign, Srini Raghavan of Scientific Games and Pari Natarajan of Zinnov. Vliv makes the app that comes with all the tools needed to create personal movies and share them.

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  19. Big winners on New Relic, Hortonworks IPOs are mostly Benchmark, Peter FentonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Business Journal

    Peter Fenton, the Benchmark VC who got in early on Hortonworks and New Relic, helped his firm's investors win potentially huge returns on their investments in the two companies that went public last week. The biggest winners in Friday's IPOs of Hortonworks and New Relic are Benchmark and its partner, Peter Fenton , who led investments in the two companies.

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  20. Facebook Drives People-Based Targeting Without Web Search To Boost AdvertisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | MediaPost

    Bing's Web search -- an additional feature offered on Facebook -- served up contextual, relevant listings, but didn't make a significant contribution to the data that is integrated into the site's advertising platform. It wasn't their data.

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