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Is Your Child's Private Data in Jeopardy at School?

Is Your Child's Private Data in Jeopardy at School?

Education technology used in schools is a booming field many say has the potential to help kids learn. But Common Sense Media CEO and founder Jim Steyer warns of a potential downside to the proliferation of apps and software programs in schools: Your child’s private information... Watch »

Jan 13, 2014

"The Last Barrier" Special Airs on NBC Bay Area

“The Last Barrier,” debates when pro sports will be ready for an openly gay athlete, debuts Saturday, Dec. 8 at 3... Read »

Dec 8, 2012
Advertising on Facebook vs Conversational Marketing

Advertising on Facebook vs Conversational Marketing

Can social media prove its return on investment? With reporters Rich Jaroslavsky of Bloomberg and Kym McNicholas of... Watch »

Mar 8, 2012
Obama and Poker

Obama and Poker

Ben Parr Joe Menn and Scott McGrew discuss President Obama's trip to Silicon Valley and wonder if it's still safe to... Watch »

Mar 8, 2012
Mike McCue Reinvents Way You Read the Internet

Mike McCue Reinvents Way You Read the Internet

Entrepreneur Mike McCue is rethinking the way we see the web with his iPad app Flipboard. With reporters Rich... Watch »

Mar 7, 2012
mPayy CEO Conrad Sheehan Provides Freedom From Banking

mPayy CEO Conrad Sheehan Provides Freedom From Banking

Pay for your train ticket by cell phone? Chicago based mPayy wants to revolutionize the way you pay for mass... Watch »

Mar 19, 2012
Why Start-Up Klout Distributes

Why Start-Up Klout Distributes "Online Reputations" for Twitter Users

Joe Fernandez discusses spreading Klout's clout through API's. With Jon Swartz of USA Today and Sarah Lacy of... Watch »

Nov 8, 2012
Where Does Google's Reach Stop

Where Does Google's Reach Stop

Google Vice President Marissa Mayer in conversation with Josh Quittner of TIME Magazine and Jom Swartz of USA... Watch »

Mar 7, 2012
Press:Here Explores the Business of Prop 19

Press:Here Explores the Business of Prop 19

Drug dealing as a business? If Prop 19 passes in California, pot will be generally legal under state law. With... Watch »

Mar 8, 2012
Surfing Facebook and Twitter Simultaneoulsly Using Flock

Surfing Facebook and Twitter Simultaneoulsly Using Flock

Shawn Hardin is CEO of Flock, a browser that incorporates Facebook, Twitter & other social networks right in... Watch »

Mar 9, 2012
The Future of Ecommerce

The Future of Ecommerce

The founder of GSI Commerce sells to eBay for $2.4B. With Kynetic CEO Michael Rubin and reporters Liz Gannes of All... Watch »

Mar 7, 2012
Where Internet Meets Protest

Where Internet Meets Protest

Was Evgeny Morozov wrong about Facebook Twitter and revolutions? With reporters Maggie Shiels of the BBC and Joseph... Watch »

Mar 19, 2012
Myspace's Mike Jones Discusses Future Plans of Social Network

Myspace's Mike Jones Discusses Future Plans of Social Network

Mike Jones works against a tough deadline set by parent company News Corp. With reporters Ben Parr of Mashable... Watch »

Mar 19, 2012
Lonely Planet CEO Matt Goldberg

Lonely Planet CEO Matt Goldberg

Lonely Planet is not only adopting the digital revolution, it's hurrying the revolution along. With reporters Jon... Watch »

Mar 19, 2012
President of PayPal Scott Thompson Talks Benefits of Using the Service

President of PayPal Scott Thompson Talks Benefits of Using the Service

Scott Thompson is the head of PayPal, the biggest money maker for parent company eBay. With reporters Kym McNicholas... Watch »

Mar 19, 2012
Author Jeffrey Pfeffer Explains Hard Work is Not Enough For Success

Author Jeffrey Pfeffer Explains Hard Work is Not Enough For Success

Power: Why Some People Have It, and Others Don't. Stanford business professor and author Jeffrey Pfeffer. With... Watch »

Mar 19, 2012
Vice President Marissa Mayer Discusses Future of Google

Vice President Marissa Mayer Discusses Future of Google

Vice President of Google Marissa Mayer explains how Google search improves everyday. With reporters Josh Quittner of... Watch »

Mar 27, 2012
Max Levchin Discusses his New Company Slide

Max Levchin Discusses his New Company Slide

Levchin owns a house he's never actually lived in. The busy life of an entrepreneur. With reporters Jon Swartz... Watch »

Mar 7, 2012
49ers President Jed York Discusses Plans for a Move to Santa Clara

49ers President Jed York Discusses Plans for a Move to Santa Clara

San Francisco 49ers football team president and CEO Jed York wants to move out of Candlestick. With reporters Jon... Watch »

Mar 7, 2012
Protecting Your Data Using Mozy

Protecting Your Data Using Mozy

How should you introduce your new idea to the public? Mozy's Vance Checketts has advice for startups. With... Watch »

Mar 19, 2012
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