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Vexed in the city: Benioff says it's time to listen to the dissenters (Q&A)

As tech reshapes San Francisco, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff argues for a broader civic dialogue and says philanthropy offers a way to unite a city riven by increasing social discord.

By August 21, 2014

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Vexed in the city: Tech's fraught transformation of San Francisco 2014

The city once known for the summer of love is now dealing with a different kind of emotion. An influx of thousands of techies is feeding an unprecedented economic boom -- and generating a whole lot of angst.

By August 20, 2014

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Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff: The big giver

Q&A: Not your typical 6-foot, 5-inch multibillionaire, Benioff is urging his tech brethren to follow his philanthropic example and give more to their communities.

By July 26, 2014

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Zuckerberg on life, love, and the company he co-founded

For a moment, CEO Mark Zuckerbeg showed his softer side to the Facebook developers who helped make the social network a success.

By April 30, 2014

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Facebook to developers: You do better, we do better

Mark Zuckerberg and his lieutenants use the F8 developer conference to hammer home an overarching message to attendees: When it comes to business, what's good for you is good for us.

By April 30, 2014

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Facebook CEO and wife most generous Americans of 2013

Silicon Valley's young power couple tops the 2013 list of most philanthropic Americans.

By February 10, 2014

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Bill Gates fesses up on Reddit to his one 'expensive guilty pleasure purchase'

Microsoft's co-founder dishes on everything from a global condom competition to Bitcoin to his advice for aspiring computer science students.

By February 10, 2014

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Google still best company to work for, says Fortune

The search giant retains its top perch in the latest rankings. So what makes Google special?

By January 16, 2014

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Gates said to be under investor pressure to resign as chairman

Top investors worry that Gates' presence on the board prevents adoption of new corporate strategies, sources tell Reuters.

By October 1, 2013

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Why isn't there a Steve Jobs of social networking?

Last week, Mark Zuckerberg revealed that Bill Gates is his hero and role model. Indeed, Facebook has become as ubiquitous as Windows. But why isn't there an Apple-style competitor?

By September 15, 2013