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Study: Tech Companies Bypass Asians For Executive Jobs

A new study says major technology companies are far more likely to hire Asians as computer programmers than to promote them to become managers or executives.

05/06/2015

Homes on Pine Avenue in Sunnyvale in the shadow of two six-story office towers. (CBS)

Sunnyvale Neighborhood Upset After 6-Story Buildings Go Up Next Door

The new six-story twin towers completed last summer are by far the biggest buildings in the area, literally overshadowing a neighborhood of small one-story homes near Mathilda Avenue.

05/04/2015

LinkedIn headquarters in Mountain View. (CBS)

LinkedIn Losing Friends On Wall Street

Its been a brutal week for social media stocks, with LinkedIn (LNKD) joining Twitter and Yelp in big beatdowns.

05/01/2015

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Bay Area Universities Among Best For Landing ‘Desirable’ Job, LinkedIn Data Finds

Using their vast databank, LinkedIn ranked colleges and universities based on graduates who get “desirable” jobs.

03/24/2015

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How To Create A Killer LinkedIn Profile To Land Your Next Job

Jill Schlesinger says it’s a great time to do some spring cleaning for your professional image and career.

03/17/2015

A platform at MacArthur BART station is crowded with passengers bound for San Francisco, January 14, 2015. (CBS SF)

BART Riders Exposed To Measles From Infected LinkedIn Employee During Morning, Evening Commutes

Bay Area Rapid Transit riders may have been exposed to measles last week from a passenger traveling between the East Bay and San Francisco, according to public health officials.

02/11/2015

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Secretive ‘Facebook At Work’ Social Network Could Rival LinkedIn

The days of using Facebook at work as a guilty pleasure may soon be over. The Social Media giant is reportedly developing a new site for the office called “Facebook at Work.”

11/17/2014

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Rare Photo Of Apple’s Industrial Design Team Shows White Men Continue To Dominate Group

Long after most journalists were ushered out of Apple’s launch event Tuesday, one stuck around to take the first group photo of the company’s new and super-secretive Industrial Design team.

09/10/2014

LinkedIn headquarters in Mountain View. (CBS)

LinkedIn To Pay Nearly $6 Million In Unpaid Wages And Damages To Current And Former Employees

The Labor Department says the professional networking service LinkedIn has agreed to pay nearly $6 million in unpaid wages and damages to 359 current and former employees.

08/04/2014

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Larry Magid: Survey Shows Lack Of Satisfaction For Users Of Common Social Media Sites

Some people may be addicted to social media sites, but many are less than pleased with what they’re getting. A new customer survey rates social media sites as the fourth lowest in satisfaction.

07/22/2014

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