I cover Silicon Valley for USA TODAY. And, yes, I have been told I tweet too much.

Twitter's Adam Bain has quite a following

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO - Adam Bain has 75,000 followers on Twitter, but that doesn't begin to describe his following. He's so well-liked inside Twitter headquarters that the hashtag #AdamBainIsSuchANiceGuy recently trended on Twitter. Bain, who is the company's president of global revenue and partnerships, is just as popular in the worlds of advertising, media, sports and entertainment, where he has connections that are the envy of the tech industry.
Aug 18, 2015

RT @vivian: "There are few people I would lie down in traffic for. (@Adambain) is one of them" "usatoday.com/story/tech/201…

Aug 18, 2015

RT @sacca: Want to get a sense of why @adambain is one of the most successful and beloved execs in the world? usatoday.com/story/tech/201…

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Apple diversity report shows little progress

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO - Apple says it's making progress in hiring more women and underrepresented minorities, recruiting more diverse candidates in the past 12 months than in any previous year, but the overall percentages barely budged over the last year. That's the bottom line from Apple's diversity report released Thursday.
Aug 13, 2015

RT @USATODAY: .@Apple is still overwhelmingly male and white. Some 69% of the company is male and 54% is white: usat.ly/1PaCwjp

Aug 13, 2015

Apple diversity report shows little progress usat.ly/1Tx23tF via @usatoday

Aug 13, 2015

RT @Techmeme: Apple diversity report: more women, African-Americans, Latinos hired but little overall change usatoday.com/story/tech/201… techmeme.com/150813/p31#a15…

Google's mixed record on moonshots means Alphabet could flunk

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO - It is certainly an alpha bet. Larry Page is stepping away from the Internet's biggest moneymaker to focus on moonshots, which is what Google calls speculative scientific bets that require a lot of capital and faith and frequently stray pretty far from the company's search-engine roots.
Aug 11, 2015

Google's mixed record on moonshots means Alphabet could flunk usat.ly/1TmS5Lm via @USATODAY

Aug 11, 2015

Google's Larry Page builds a moonshot factory, in keeping with Bezos and Zuckerberg usatoday.com/story/tech/201…

Google creates new company Alphabet, names new CEO

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO - In a major overhaul of how one of the world's most powerful technology companies does business, Google is creating a new publicly traded entity called Alphabet Inc. that will be run by Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin.
Aug 11, 2015

Google creates company Alphabet, names new CEO usat.ly/1Thj9vj via @usatoday

Aug 10, 2015

Google creates new company Alphabet, names new CEO usat.ly/1Thj9vj via @usatoday

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Jesse Jackson escalates Silicon Valley diversity campaign

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO - Rev. Jesse Jackson is escalating his campaign for more racial and ethnic diversity in Silicon Valley. The civil rights leader called on technology companies to accelerate hiring of African Americans and Latinos in a letter sent Monday.
Aug 10, 2015

RT @jguynn: With slow progress by tech firms, @RevJJackson tells @USATODAY he's escalating campaign for Silicon Valley diversity usatoday.com/story/tech/201…

Aug 10, 2015

With slow progress by tech firms, @RevJJackson tells @USATODAY he's escalating campaign for Silicon Valley diversity usatoday.com/story/tech/201…

Twitter rebounds after Jack Dorsey buys shares

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO - In a show of confidence in the future of the company he co-founded, Twitter's interim chief executive Jack Dorsey is the latest insider to buy shares that have been hammered in recent weeks. Dorsey bought more than 31,000 shares of Twitter on Monday for about $875,000.

#ILookLikeAnEngineer hashtag may get its own ad campaign

thv11.com — SAN FRANCISCO - A hashtag that challenged stereotypes of engineers is about to get its own advertising campaign. Thousands of engineers from underrepresented groups are using the #ILookLikeAnEngineer to recast how people view engineers.
Aug 07, 2015

#ILookLikeAnEngineer hashtag may get its own ad campaign: A hashtag that challenged stereotypes of engineers i... bit.ly/1gjuysI

Twitter shareholder Chris Sacca backs Jack Dorsey as CEO

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO - Twitter's largest shareholder Chris Sacca is backing a new leadership slate for Twitter including company co-founder and chairman Jack Dorsey as its next chief executive. Sacca wants Twitter's head of global revenue and partnerships Adam Bain to be promoted to president and chief operating officer of Twitter and co-founder Evan Williams to replace Dorsey as executive chairman.
Aug 07, 2015

Twitter shareholder Chris Sacca backs Jack Dorsey as CEO, Adam Bain as president and COO and Ev Williams as chairman usat.ly/1Nfl5xt

Aug 07, 2015

RT @jguynn: Twitter shareholder Chris Sacca backs Jack Dorsey as CEO, Adam Bain as president and COO and Ev Williams as chairman usat.ly/1Nfl5xt

Aug 07, 2015

Influential Twitter shareholder Sacca backs interim CEO Jack Dorsey as permanent CEO usat.ly/1Nfl5xt via @jguynn

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#ILookLikeAnEngineer hashtag may get its own ad campaign

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO - A hashtag that challenged stereotypes of engineers is about to get its own advertising campaign. Thousands of engineers from underrepresented groups are using the #ILookLikeAnEngineer to recast how people view engineers.

Twitter shares fall to new all-time low

usatoday.com — SAN FRANCISCO -Twitter shares fell to a new all-time low on Thursday as Wall Street's expectations for the struggling company continued to deflate. Twitter closed down 3% to $27.54 and traded as low as $27.23, nearing its initial public offering price of $26 in November 2013.
Aug 06, 2015

RT @usatodaytech: How low can Twitter shares go? They hit another all-time low on Thursday, flirting with $TWTR $26 IPO price usatoday.com/story/tech/201…

Aug 06, 2015

RT @USATODAYmoney: Twitter - $TWTR - closed down 3% today, nearing its initial public offering price of $26 in November 2013 usat.ly/1SWvfKe

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Sep 03, 2015

RT @USATODAY: Drowned Syria boy's family decided to press on after their refugee bid was rejected usat.ly/1QaPY7Y (Getty) pic.twitter.com/5XNM5NHpGh

Sep 03, 2015

RT @MikeIsaac: I imagine there is significant overlap in the Venn diagram of google employees and redditors wasenlightened.wordpress.com/2015/08/30/unt…

Sep 03, 2015

RT @MikeIsaac: the persecution complex of those who "fight social justice warriors" never ceases to amaze. and "free speech" is always their shield. heh


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