Google Kills Blog Search Option, Matt Cutts Attacks Guest Blogging After Cat Bites Him

Google hates blogs and bloggers and it’s found two new ways to show that it does. Google quietly removed the long-standing “blogs” option in the top menu. In the past,…

Yahoo COO DE Castro to Leave Struggling Web Portal – Bloomberg

BloombergYahoo! Inc. (YHOO) Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer dismissed Chief Operating Officer Henrique de Castro after 14 months, amid disappointment with his efforts to boost growth, according to people with…

Yahoo’s Mayer Said to Have Fired Operating Chief De Castro – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle(Updates with CEO’s memo in second paragraph.) Jan. 15 (Bloomberg) — Yahoo! Inc. Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer dismissed Chief Operating Officer Henrique de Castro after 14 months,…

BlogsConsumer Electronics Show 2014: Day 2 – Men’s Fitness

Men’s FitnessIt’s day two at the International CES in Las Vegas, and the good stuff keeps on coming. One of the biggest events of the day was Marissa Mayer’s keynote.…

CES 2014: Yahoo’s Mayer puts on a show – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLAS VEGAS — Hundreds came to see Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer speak at the International CES show today. What they got was a show straight out of P.T. Barnum.…

CES 2014 live: Yahoo buys Aviate, launches new digital efforts – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesMarissa Mayer, Yahoo chief executive, took the stage Tuesday to address the CES 2014 crowd, talking Yahoo’s acquisition of the mobile app Aviate, as well as new digital…

GM Hires First Female CEO: Mary Barra’s Young, Hot, Innovative

Mary Barra, new CEO of General Motors, becomes the first female CEO, not just for GM, but in the entire history of the American Automobile Industry. Plus, Ms. Barra’s a…

Marissa Mayer With Michael Arrington: On NSA She Says Not Following Dictates Is Treason

Marissa Mayer, Yahoo’s CEO, returned to TechCrunch Disrupt last week for an interview with TechCrunch Founder Michael Arrington that lasted for about 20 minutes. Aside from the questions about who’s…

TechCrunch Disrupt 2013 Day 3 Live Stream: John Doerr, Marissa Mayer, Mark Zuckerberg

Live streaming video by Ustream Right now, Nicholas Woodman , the Founder of GoPro, just finished his “fireside chat” – a term that goes back to the speeches then-President Jimmy…

Summly: Yahoo! $30M Purchase Pisses Off Hackers

Yahoo!’s $30 million purchase of the IPhone app Summly, created by 17-year-old Nick D’Aloisio, has royally pissed off the hacker wing of the tech community, and that’s putting it mildly.…

Google Alters Google Trends: Combines It With Google Insight For Search

Google has done it again. In an obvious ongoing effort to prove it hates bloggers, Google has altered Google Trends such that not even the order of the top 10-15…

Marissa Mayer: Yahoo CEO Part Of Michael Arrington’s Plan For World Domination

Marissa Mayer’s the new Yahoo! CEO, and frankly I’m tickled pink, and no that’s not a double-entendre. I’m am so, because for someone who lives in Oakland, and has covered…

TechCrunch “The Crunchies” Tonight

That kind of wacky, always entertaining and informative tech show by the blog TechCrunch is this evening, and this blogger’s attending. This time it’s held at Davies Symphony Hall, which…