Therese Poletti's Tech Tales: LinkedIn: Boring can be beautiful
A bright light in the social media sell-off, LinkedIn’s shares have stayed above the company’s IPO price as the more boring social network relies less on ads. But will its high multiple lead to an eventual fall?
Therese Poletti's Tech Tales: Tech IPOs look to break Facebook curse
This week marks the return of initial public offerings in the wake of the Facebook flop, while investors still debate whether the IPO process has been helped or hindered by the fallout.
Therese Poletti's Tech Tales: Girl geeks gather at Facebook after IPO
A Bay Area gathering of women in tech is hosted by Facebook, where CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s hacker ethic reigns, writes Therese Poletti.