Kara Swisher

Recent Posts by Kara Swisher

CafeMom Nabs Top Yahoo Sales Exec in New York

Ann Lundberg, a top sales exec at Yahoo’s New York office, is joining CafeMom as head of sales. The five-year Yahoo advertising veteran will focus on building the marketplace profile of the social-networking and community site aimed at mothers, which has recently expanded its offerings to daily deals, as well as announcing an anticipated launch of a site aimed at Hispanic moms.


Latest Video

View all videos »

Search »

Another gadget you don’t really need. Will not work once you get it home. New model out in 4 weeks. Battery life is too short to be of any use.

— From the fact sheet for a fake product entitled Useless Plasticbox 1.2 (an actual empty plastic box) placed in L.A.-area Best Buy stores by an artist called Plastic Jesus