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$8.9 Billion LinkedIn Valuation Isn't All that Meets the Eye Site's IPO worth watching for signs of bubble, however

LinkedIn, the professional networking site, held its initial public offering on Thursday, closing at $94 per share and an $8.9 billion valuation. The 137 percent rise on a stock that…

May 20, 2011, 9:03 AM EDT

LinkedIn Rakes in the Money IPO closes up more than 100 percent

With the stunning success of its initial public offering Thursday, the folks at LinkedIn are suddenly swimming in money. "Each office around the world is having a small celebration," LinkedIn spokeswoman…

May 19, 2011, 5:29 PM EDT

Gilt Taste: Trick or Treat? Ruth Reichl's new site is gorgeous, but offers few discounts

Gilt Groupe, the New York-based online discount retailer, has built itself up to an estimated $1 billion valuation by selling designer clothing and luxury travel deals to subscribers. On Wednesday,…

May 19, 2011, 6:25 AM EDT

The Bill Keller Trap Editor of the New York Times drops another doozy of a column

Bill Keller, the editor of The New York Times, is a Luddite. “I don’t think I’m a Luddite,” he writes in this coming Sunday’s Times Magazine, but he is. In…

May 18, 2011, 3:48 PM EDT

New York City's Plan to Be 'Top-Ranked Digital City' Mayor Bloomberg, CDO Rachel Sterne release 90-day report

Flanked by representatives from Twitter, Tumblr, and Foursquare, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Chief Digital Officer Rachel Sterne held a live press conference Monday morning at City Hall…

May 16, 2011, 2:12 PM EDT

HuffPo Hires Two New Editors CBSNews.com’s Neil Katz named executive news editor

CBSNews.com executive editor Neil Katz has been named executive news editor at the Huffington Post, and Lori Leibovich, a longtime lifestyle editor and writer, has been named women’s editor, according…

May 16, 2011, 9:37 AM EDT

Google and Apple Battle for Developers' Hearts and Minds At Google I/O conference, fight between Android, iPhone rages on

SAN FRANCISCO—Consumers aren’t the only people whom Google and Apple are fighting over. As Vic Gundotra, Google's senior vice president of Social, said on Tuesday, the two companies are in…

May 12, 2011, 9:54 AM EDT

Last Night at Larry Ellison's Scenes from the NetSuite party at the Oracle founder's San Francisco home

SAN FRANCISCO—Don’t tell New York City’s tech scene, but sometimes it's good to be in California, the real center of the country's technology industry. Like when you can have dinner…

May 11, 2011, 2:43 PM EDT

Deborah Solomon's Last Supper Writers ousted from 'Times Magazine' commiserated at dinners

Hugo Lindgren has made a lot of changes as editor of the New York Times Magazine. Before relaunching it in March, he disposed of high-profile columnists Deborah Solomon (“Questions for .…

May 10, 2011, 6:26 AM EDT

The Best Media Writer at the NYT But can Virginia Heffernan keep her voice?

New York Times columnist Virginia Heffernan, by some chattering class estimates the best media writer at the paper, has a brain many brainy men have fallen in love with—sometimes to…

May 9, 2011, 6:29 AM EDT