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Facebook tests program to boost diversity in the workplace

The social-media giant wants to increase the number of minorities in its workforce -- which is overwhelmingly white and male.

By June 18, 2015

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Google still searching for workplace diversity

The search giant makes progress in its hiring of women in technical roles but admits it still has a "long way to go."

By June 1, 2015

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New Year's resolutions for the workplace

The new year is a great time to start fresh, get organized and streamline your workflow. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on ways technology can help improve your productivity at work in 2015.

By January 2, 2015

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Facebook shares its diversity training course with all

As the tech industry eyes ways to improve its diversity, the social network publishes an internal training course on "managing unconscious bias."

By July 28, 2015

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Apple backs bill banning LGBT discrimination

Apple, along with Dow Chemical and Levi Strauss & Co., voices its support for non-discrimination legislation that would establish federal equality for LGBT Americans.

By July 23, 2015

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A tech shortcut to diversity in the workplace? (Q&A)

Entelo CEO Jon Bischke's company parses social-networking data to help clients find job candidates based on racial or gender search criteria. But will it play in Peoria?

By April 29, 2014

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On-demand cleaning startup Homejoy shuts up shop

Hampered by worker-classification lawsuits, the home-service company shuts down. Google is reportedly snatching up about 20 of its engineers.

By July 17, 2015

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Hillary Clinton takes aim at Uber during speech on 'gig economy'

The democratic presidential candidate vows to "crack down" on companies that misclassify employees as independent contractors.

By July 13, 2015

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Even Apple and Facebook can suffer from a bad rep, report says

It's not just products and services that can color a company's reputation. How it handles sensitive issues can also affect public perception.

By June 30, 2015

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Staying safe on public Wi-Fi

Free public Wi-Fi is incredibly convenient, but security can be an issue. Here's how to minimize the risk, whether you use a laptop, smartphone, or tablet.

By June 3, 2015