Silicon Valley

Indian Prime Minister Touts Power Of Social Media In Visit To Facebook In Menlo ParkIndian Prime Minister Narendra Modi touted the power of social media at a "town hall" meeting Sunday with Mark Zuckerberg at Facebook headquarters in Silicon Valley.
Visit By Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Enthralls Silicon ValleyA rare visit by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi this weekend has captivated his extensive fan club in the area and commanded the attention of major U.S. technology companies eager to extend their reach into a promising overseas market.
Ellen Pao Dropping Appeal In Silicon Valley Bias SuitThe woman who lost her high-profile gender discrimination lawsuit against a Silicon Valley venture capital firm said Thursday that she is dropping her appeal and ending the case that became a flashpoint on inequality in the tech industry.
Apple Announces Larger-Screen iPads & PencilApple says it will make a larger-screen iPad tablet aimed at business users.
Silicon Valley Land Owner Kicking Out RV Squatters Following Neighbors' ComplaintsAn illegal RV Park is getting a lot of attention in one Cambrian Park neighborhood. On Wednesday, those living there could be out on the street.
Apple, Google, 3 Other Tech Giants Settle On $415 Million In Employee Poaching ScandalA federal judge has approved a $415 million settlement to resolve a class-action lawsuit alleging Apple, Google, Intel and two other Silicon Valley companies illegally conspired to prevent their workers from getting better job offers.
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Twitter Sets Modest Goals To Increase Workforce DiversityTwitter is setting modest goals to diversify its workforce while it fights a proposed class-action lawsuit that says the online messaging service discriminates against its female employees.
San Jose State Alums Beat Out Elite School Grads For Tech JobsSan Jose State University has a new stat to boast. Spartan grads are beating out grads from other top schools, including UC Berkeley and Stanford, when it comes to landing tech jobs.
Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Fires Back At Trump's Proposed Immigration Plan For Workers With H-1B VisasRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump's proposed immigration plan for workers with H-1B visas is not getting any likes from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
Students Rising Above Teach Low-Income Kids How To Code
Apple More Than Doubles Hiring Of Women And MinoritiesApple says it more than doubled the numbers of women, blacks and Hispanic workers hired in the last year, although that moved the needle only slightly in terms of improving the overall diversity of its workforce.