Alyssa Oursler
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Alyssa Oursler is a freelancer writer based in San Francisco. She covers a wide variety of topics, including investing, personal finance, technology and gender ... but she is most interested in what those things mean for the big questions (and vice versa).

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ADBE – Adobe Stock Roars Despite Whimpering Earnings

Dec. 13, 2013, 9:53 am EDT – Adobe has been climbing even as earnings have shrunk dramatically. Sure, there's an explanation ... but that might not be enough to keep ADBE stock going. More 

#RestoreTheBlock – Trending Twitter Hashtag Helps Change Block Policy

Dec. 13, 2013, 5:00 am EDT – Twitter revamped its "block" feature, worrying many users about Twitter privacy to the point that a new trending Twitter topic was born in response. More 

Lululemon Stock Sinks 10% … But the Worst Probably Isn’t Over

Dec. 12, 2013, 9:31 am EDT – Lululemon stock is falling thanks to weak Q4 outlook ... but don't expect the worst to be over for the struggling seller of yoga pants. More 

Hostess Gift Ideas – 4 Best Hostess Gifts for the 2013 Holidays

Dec. 11, 2013, 1:30 pm EDT – Picking out just-right hostess gifts is anything but easy, but this list of hot hostess gift ideas has options that will suit a wide range of folks. More 

How Past Female CEOs of Fortune 500 Companies Have Fared

Dec. 11, 2013, 11:37 am EDT – As Mary Barra makes history, check out a few other powerful women who beat the odds to become female CEOs of Fortune 500 companies. More 

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Last Night’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2013

Dec. 11, 2013, 10:48 am EDT – The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2013 aired last night -- and these numbers behind the showcase of beautiful Victoria's Secret Angels will blow your mind. More 

Tuesday’s Biggest Stock Losers – BURL, BBRY and More

Dec. 10, 2013, 11:30 am EDT – Tuesday's biggest stock losers weren't just consumer names like LL and BURL, but also fading smartphone pioneer BBRY. Find out why. More 

From Lorde to Drake – What to Watch at the 2013 Grammy Nominations Concert

Dec. 6, 2013, 11:56 am EDT – Here's everything you need to know about the Grammy nominations concert for 2013, including what superstars besides Lorde are taking the stage. More 

4 Most Shocking Short Celebrity Haircuts

Dec. 6, 2013, 5:55 am EDT – While a new Miley Cyrus haircut stole the spotlight in 2012, a few short celebrity haircuts turned heads in 2013, including new, hot Jennifer Lawrence hair. More 

Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2013 – 5 Things to Watch

Dec. 5, 2013, 1:42 pm EDT – Between Victoria's Secret models, the Royal Fantasy Bra and Taylor Swift, it seems pretty safe to say the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2013 has it all. More