Articles by Salvador Rodriguez

Salvador Rodriguez is the Silicon Valley Correspondent for the International Business Times, focused on covering Google, Apple, Yahoo and diversity within the tech industry. Previously, Rodriguez was the lead tech blogger and gadget reviewer for the Los Angeles Times. He has also interned with the New York Times in Arizona, the Arizona Republic and the Houston Chronicle. Rodriguez was born in Mexico, raised in Texas and earned his journalism degrees at Arizona State University. One of his special skills is the ability to name all the Super Bowl winners in order from memory. 


Tech’s Equal-Pay Problem

Compensation of male and female software engineers can differ by as much as $10,000 annually, a study found. But some companies are attempting to bridge the gap.


Mitch McConnell

Senator McConnell Says Tariffs Hurt, Urges Trade Progress

Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday prodded President Donald Trump’s administration to quickly resolve festering trade disputes particularly with China, saying tariffs imposed by other countries in response to Trump’s trade policies are starting to pinch the “red hot” U.S. economy.