How journalists have covered, responded to Marissa Mayer news

Minutes after news broke that Google's Marissa Mayer would be leaving the company to become Yahoo's next CEO, her name was trending on Twitter. Reaction to the news grew after Fortune reported Monday evening that Mayer is pregnant with her first child.

Mayer's job change and pregnancy have renewed attention to discussions about women in tech and about whether women can, in fact, "have it all."

Here are some highlights from the coverage.

  • Mallary Jean Tenore

    As managing editor of The Poynter Institute’s website,, I report on the media news industry, edit the site’s How To section, and moderate the site's live chats. I also help handle the site's social media efforts, and teach social media sessions on the side.


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