• Giant ships in West Coast ports' future - 02/28/2015 06:35 PM PST
    Top Kleiner Perkins partner: Women can succeed at firm

    Not everyone makes it at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, but one woman who did is known as "Queen of the Internet" for her command of the online business world, a managing partner testified at a trial over claims the venture capital firm discriminates against women.  
    Opening arguments in the sex discrimination trial pitting Ellen Pao against Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers kicked off Tuesday, outlining the salacious details and personal attacks that will be dredged up in courtroom testimony.  
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    After adding up the dollars and cents, the tax deal has paid off for San Francisco. But what’s less measurable is whether the so-called Twitter tax break is paying off for the community, which, like it or not, now has a half-dozen large tech companies in its midst.