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'Craziest OkCupid date ever' becoming a movie

"No Baggage" will be based on a writer's essay about her spontaneous three-week trip around the world with a guy she met online.

By September 24, 2014


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


Dumpster-living professor out to make a point

Professor Dumpster is a combo of Bill Nye the Science Guy and Oscar the Grouch, and he wants to show us that living minimally can help save our cities. CNET Road Trip 2014 dives in.

By July 1, 2014


Salon.com nabs funding

By March 28, 2003


Advocacy group flip-flops twice over CISPA surveillance bill

The Center for Democracy and Technology once opposed CISPA. Then, to the delight of CISPA's backers, it ceased actively opposing the bill. Now it's opposing CISPA once again.

By April 25, 2012


Tech execs: It's a good time to be a woman in tech (live blog)

On CES panel, three tech leaders--Google's Marissa Mayer, Flickr founder Catarina Fake, and Padmasree Warrior of Cisco--talk about the issues women face in a field dominated by men.

By January 11, 2012


Salon.com reels in $714,000

July 29, 2002


The 404 774: Where we survive the test of time (podcast)

Are negative Yelp reviews unfairly impacting small businesses? Today's episode weighs the effect of crowd-sourced review sites and asks if future generations will understand topical shows like "The Simpsons" and "30 Rock."

By March 10, 2011


Salon.com cordons off news, politics

Salon.com on Monday put a price on its news and political coverage as the Internet publisher seeks to steady revenues as the online advertising market shrinks. David Talbot, Salon's editor in chief and chairman, urged readers in a letter Monday to sign up for Salon Premium, its monthly and yearly subscription service, to continue reading breaking news and in-depth articles about "the Bush administration and current global crisis." The move follows Salon's efforts to boost ad revenues by making Web advertising more attractive to marketers. Last week, the publisher started requiring readers to look at a sponsor's ad for several seconds before they can see the story they came for. Readers can avoid such ads by signing up for Salon Premium.

By October 1, 2001