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Google may sell off Zagat

In a move overseen by Marissa Mayer back in 2011, Google bought the U.S.-based restaurant review guide Zagat for $151 million. But it looks like the brand’s time under the Alphabet/Google umbrella is coming to an end. According to Reuters, Google is currently looking for a buyer to [...]

Say Goodbye to Your Social Security Number

Eyeing more secure alternatives to Social Security numbers, lawmakers in the U.S. are looking abroad. Today, the Senate Commerce Committee questioned former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, Verizon chief privacy officer Karen Zacharia and both the current and former CEOs of Equifax on how to protect consumers against major data breaches. Show More Summary

Former Yahoo CEO apologizes for data breaches, blames Russians

Former Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer apologised on Wednesday for two massive data breaches at the internet company, blaming Russian agents for at least one of them, at a hearing on the growing number of cyber attacks on major U.S. Show More Summary

Ex-CEO Blames Russians for Attacks on Yahoo Data

"I want to sincerely apologize to each and every one of our users,” Reuters quotes former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer as saying. Mayer testified in front of the Senate Commerce Committee Wednesday regarding two massive data breaches at Yahoo. In 2013, all 3 billion Yahoo accounts were hacked in what...

Marissa Mayer says Yahoo still doesn't know who was behind Web's biggest breach

Marissa Mayer, Yahoo's ex-CEO, was testifying before Congress.        

Yahoo, Equifax apologize for hacks. Congress doesn't buy it - CNET

4 months agoTechnology / Internet : Webware

Marissa Mayer and Rick Smith, ex-CEOs of companies plagued by billions of breached accounts, say they're sorry. But they're still looking for solutions.

No one is immune from hacks, says former Yahoo CEO

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer told lawmakers Wednesday that the threat from state-sponsored hackers has changed the playing field so dramatically that even the best-defended companies can fall victim. Mayer joinedShow More Summary

Former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer apologizes for data breach, blames Russians

4 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Former Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer apologized on Wednesday for a pair of massive data breaches at the internet company and blamed Russian agents at a hearing on the growing number of incidents involving major U.S. companies. “As CEO, these thefts occurred during my tenure, and I want...

Marissa Mayer subpoenaed to testify before Senate on Yahoo breaches

The former Yahoo CEO only agreed to testify alongside current and former Equifax executives after the Senate compelled her to with a subpoena, according to reports.

Senate Committee Subpoenaed Former Yahoo CEO Mayer

A Senate committee moved last month to force former Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer to testify in a hearing Wednesday about corporate data breaches, after she initially declined lawmakers’ invitation.

How to Keep Your Remote Workforce From Growing Distant

Former Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer made headlines when she banned most telecommuting in 2013. But Automattic, the company that owns WordPress, just took the opposite tack: It closed down its 15,000-square-foot San Francisco office space entirely, in favor of an entirely remote workforce. Show More Summary

Former Yahoo, Equifax CEOs to testify at Senate hearing on hacks - CNET

5 months agoTechnology / Internet : Webware

Marissa Mayer and Richard Smith among those invited to appear before panel to discuss massive hacks.

Marissa Mayer Is The Keyser Söze Of Business

The greatest trick Marissa ever pulled was convincing the world she didn't know what she was doing.

Here's how much the highest-paid women in every US state earn

Money is power, and men still have more of both. Especially at the top. Despite the multimillion-dollar incomes of women like actress Emma Stone and former Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer, most still lag behind men in terms of pay. The...Show More Summary



Google is killing a 7-year-old feature that gave instant search results while you typed (GOOG)

Google is killing Instant Search, the smart feature that gives users search results while they are still typing, according to a statement given to Search Engine Land. Instant Search launched in 2010, when Marissa Mayer was leading the Search team at Google. Show More Summary

RIP Google Instant Search, You Were Never Necessary

Photo. Getty In 2010, Google's then-VP of Search Products Marissa Mayer called Instant Search a "fundamental shift in search," and the media marveled at this new time-saving feat of engineering. Now that shit is dead, because technology has a fundamentally shifted once again. More »      

10 things in tech you need to know today (MSFT, INTC, GOOG)

Good morning! Here is the tech news you need to know this Thursday. 1. Former Yahoo boss Marissa Mayer has said she still wants to be a CEO — but Uber hasn't called yet. Mayer is rumoured to be on a list of candidates that could replace Uber's chief executive Travis Kalanick after he stepped down. 2. Show More Summary

This ex-Googler just got another $30 million to help companies with the 'art and science' of hiring exactly who they want

By 2012, Sarah Nahm, a former Googler who had worked as a speechwriter for Marissa Mayer and a designer on the Chrome team, knew she was ready for something different. There was no "lightning strike" moment of inspiration, Nahm tells Business Insider. Show More Summary

Marissa Mayer reportedly wants another CEO job - CNET

8 months agoTechnology / Internet : Webware

The former Yahoo seat doesn’t just want to become a full time venture capitalist, according to a new report.

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