Geothermal industry wants to raise its profile

Is geothermal energy destined to be a niche player as solar and wind gain big-time status in the United States? Leaders in the industry, meeting in Las Vegas this week, rejected the idea, but conceded they’ll have to do some educating, lobbying, innovating and cost-cutting if geothermal is to fully join the renewables revolution.

Hapless Googler fired over leaked memo

A hapless Googler is looking for a new job after leaking an internal memo about a company-wide, 10% pay raise.

Google gives holiday bonus to all its staff

Google's giving a ten percent raise to every one of its 23,000 employees, along with a $1,000 bonus.