Saturday, December 10, 2016

Silicon Valley

Tuesday, Jun. 28, 2016

Silicon Valley's biggest businesses could face tougher regulations following Britain's decision to withdraw from the European Union, and some might have to leave London to attract the best employees.

Many U.S. tech companies now count on Europe for a quarter or more of their business....

Sunday, Sep. 13, 2015

Saturday’s Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony was cause for celebration for assorted artisans, including a couple of cinematographers and production designers recently interviewed by SHOOT, a prime example being Jonathan Freeman, ASC, who won his third...

Wednesday, Jun. 24, 2015

Clement Virgo, director, EP, producer and co-writer of the The Book of Negroes, has seen the BET miniseries gain award show traction with two Critics Choice TV Award nominations--for Best...

Saturday, Mar. 28, 2015

A long legal battle over accusations that a prominent Silicon Valley venture capital firm demeaned women and held them to a different standard than their male colleagues became a flashpoint in the ongoing discussion about gender inequity at elite technology and...

Friday, Mar. 27, 2015

A jury decided Friday that a prestigious venture capital firm did not discriminate or retaliate against a female employee in a case that debated gender imbalance and working conditions for women in Silicon Valley.

The jury in San Francisco reached...

Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015

A sex discrimination trial against one of Silicon Valley's most prestigious venture capital firms is providing a rare peek into the elite investment companies vying to fund the next Google and Amazon.

Their partnership rosters are stacked with some...

Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014

Civil rights leader Jesse Jackson spent most of this year pressuring the technology industry into facing up to the glaring scarcity of women, blacks and Latinos at companies renowned as great places to work.

Now comes Diversity 2.0 — finding ways to...