Yahoo exec countersues for defamation in sexual harassment case

One week after being sued for sexual harassment by a female employee, Yahoo executive and former Seattle startup CEO Maria Zhang has filed a counter-claim against the plaintiff. Zhang, who joined Yahoo as a senior mobile engineering director when it acquired her company, Alike, claims that allegations made by her former colleague Nan Shi are not true. “Making such… Read More

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Videos: Why Seattle’s tech community is so awesome (in the words of Seattleites)

Nearly every week there’s a new survey or study out showcasing how Seattle’s technology community ranks among the top in jobs, wages, venture capital or some other metric. Just today, in fact, the Interactive Advertising Bureau ranked Washington state as having the third most number of employees working in businesses associated with Internet advertising. (Behind New… Read More