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Ellen Pao mulls appeal of sex discrimination case vs. Kleiner Perkins

Pao gives her first two in-depth interviews since losing her high-profile case, talking about the impact of the trial, her thoughts on Silicon Valley and whether she'll appeal.

By April 6, 2015

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Vexed in the city: Welcoming new techies with a middle finger salute

The new era of dot-com fortunes spurs plenty of angst aimed at San Francisco's most privileged, but it hasn't stopped tech workers from moving in.

By August 23, 2014

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Tips from a social media one-night stand

Some thoughts and advice from the latest in a series of advanced social media workshops around the country. Some say the classes have a memorable name.

By March 24, 2013

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Ep. 1160: Where where we turn over a new leaf

Mitches disappointed with the election results can at least be thankful for other political victories, and our semi-political correspondent Zach joins us with all the news of the day: Washington and Colorado legalizing recreational marijuana use, New York becoming the first state to elect an Asian American to Congress, and LA county passing Measure B--a law requiring adult film stars to wear condoms. Surely there's SOMETHING in there to be happy about!

By November 7, 2012

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The 404 1,160: Where we turn over a new leaf (podcast)

Mitches disappointed with the election results can at least be thankful for other political victories, and our semi-political correspondent Zach joins us with all the news of the day: Washington and Colorado legalizing recreational marijuana use, New York becoming the first state to elect an asian american to Congress, and L.A. county passing Measure B -- a law requiring adult film stars to wear condoms. Surely there's SOMETHING in there to be happy about!

By November 7, 2012

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Short Take: Asian-American sites to merge

Internet community Click2Asia and magazine and Web publisher aMedia have agreed to merge to create a larger media company targeting Asian-Americans. As previously reported, the companies have been close to merging since November. At that time, New York-based aMedia laid off its staff in Los Angeles and San Francisco to trim costs in anticipation of a deal with Los Angeles-based Click2Asia. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed.

By January 19, 2001

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Asian-American Web company trims staff, talks merger

aMedia lays off its staff in San Francisco and Los Angeles to trim its expenses in anticipation of a possible merger, according to sources familiar with the company's plans.

By November 10, 2000

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Three lessons from #Linsanity--so far

It's been three weeks of unprecedented attention around the NBA phenom Jeremy Lin. Here are three things I've learned about social and digital media (with only one Lin pun).

By February 24, 2012

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The 404 throwback: Episode 508, January 29, 2010

Here's another throwback episode of The 404 Podcast during which we meet the future of publishing: Cliff Chiang and Jerry Ma, two graphic illustrators in the comics industry who join us today to chat about their collaborative project, "Secret Identities," an anthology of comics about Asian American superheroes.

By December 28, 2011

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The 404 771: Where the #dickbar is our totem (podcast)

Twitter's new "Dickbar" isn't as dirty as it sounds, but it sure gets in the way. We also profile the happiest man in America, demo iBoobs for Android, and introduce Kodak's Deal of the Day: a Dell laptop for $549!

By March 7, 2011