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10 Things You Need To Know This Morning

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Good morning! Here's the news: Google will slash 4,000 jobs from Motorola Mobility, or about 20% of its staff.The move is Google's first big step to overhaul the company and focus it on producing fewer phones. RIM is looking to sell off NewBay, its cloud services provider, along with some...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning

Google's Schmidt Gets Raise After Leaving CEO Post

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Google raised Eric Schmidt's annual salary to $1.25 million from $1 when he stepped aside as CEO and moved to the role of executive chairman....
Google's Schmidt Gets Raise After Leaving CEO Post

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings' Salary Will Double In 2013 (NFLX)

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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Netflix CEO Reed Hastings' pay will double to $4 million next year, after he took a pay cut due to management missteps this year. Hastings' annual salary will rise to $2 million in 2013 and he will get $2 million in stock options, according to a...
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings' Salary Will Double In 2013 (NFLX)

And you thought the free food was Google's biggest perk?

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Turns out that the company will pay your spouse 50% of your annual salary for a decade -- and that's for starters. [Read more]...
And you thought the free food was Google's biggest perk?

LIVE DEBATE: Walmart Should Pay Its Employees More

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Walmart made $26 billion of operating profit last year. Walmart pays its average "associate," of which it has about 1.5 million in the U.S., just under $12 an hour. This equates to an annual salary that is below the poverty line. Like other healthy corporations, Walmart could afford to...
LIVE DEBATE: Walmart Should Pay Its Employees More

Facebook’s 99%: Later employees may pay almost double the tax rate that early employees will

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Even Facebook isn’t immune to the “Warren Buffett” problem. The widely-respected billionaire investor has famously said that he pays a lower rate on his taxable income than his secretary. The picture may not look that different at Facebook, once all the taxes are accounted for in the company’s widely-anticipated initial...
Facebook’s 99%: Later employees may pay almost double the tax rate that early employees will
Apple CEO's earnings: The New York Times gets it wrong

Become the next Edward Snowden: Booz Allen is hiring a Hawaii-based Systems Administrator

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Booz Allen Hamilton, the former workplace of PRISM whistleblower Edward Snowden, has posted a listing on its careers page announcing an opening for a junior-level Systems Administrator, based out of Honolulu. The title appears to be the same as the one once held by Snowden, who left the firm abruptly...
Become the next Edward Snowden: Booz Allen is hiring a Hawaii-based Systems Administrator

30,000 People Contributed to Bullied Bus Monitor Karen Klein’s Vacation Fund

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(Photo: Pulse2) Fundraising platform Indiegogo just released some interesting stats regarding the do-gooder campaign for bullied bus monitor Karen Klein. The fundraiser, which was launched last Wednesday by nutritionist Max Sidorov to raise money for a vacation for Ms. Klein after a video of her being bullied surfaced on YouTube,...
30,000 People Contributed to Bullied Bus Monitor Karen Klein’s Vacation Fund

Rich Kid of Instagram Finally Gets Daddy's Attention

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Ms. Dell (Photo: LinkedIn) Self-made billionaire Michael Dell recently topped the list of Austin’s highest-paid CEOs for his generous $16 million annual salary. But that doesn’t mean he wants everyone to know how–and where!–he’s spending it. (Lavish breakfast buffets aboard the family jet to Fiji, as it turns out.) That...
Rich Kid of Instagram Finally Gets Daddy's Attention
Google exec explains new death benefits for Googlers

Inside Facebook's S1 Filing: 845 Million Users, $3.7 Billion In Revenues In 2011

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The day has finally come as many has long predicted and hoped: Facebook today filed its S1 registration. We're combing through the numbers at present--we'll update as we get a better grasp on the figures--but here are the initial highlights. Net income for 2011 reached $1 billion in 2011, on...
Inside Facebook's S1 Filing: 845 Million Users, $3.7 Billion In Revenues In 2011
The best and worst jobs in America: From software geeks to newspaper hacks
iPad: higher market share in China than the rest of the world

IT Salaries Are On The Rise, But Not By Much

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The good news for IT workers: jobs are relatively plentiful and about to become more so. The bad news is that salaries are stuck in low gear. Unemployment for IT workers is 3.8% compared with the national average of 8.3%, reports Coomputerworld in its annual Salary Survey of over...
IT Salaries Are On The Rise, But Not By Much

Zynga hopes to retain top executives with bigger bonuses tied to performance, Mark Pincus' new annual salary is $1

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Zynga today filed a form 8-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission which reveals that in 2013 the company’s top executives will be compensated with larger bonuses, but that these will be more closely tied to their performance. Zynga has been hemorrhaging its top executives since late 2012. Most...
Zynga hopes to retain top executives with bigger bonuses tied to performance, Mark Pincus' new annual salary is $1

Open Thread: Old Fogeys v. Young Whippersnappers, Ageism in Tech

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In the past, we've talked a bit about issues of gender and technology, but today, this blog post brought another important aspect of tech and discrimination to our attention. We polled some of our friends on Google Buzz and asked whether ageism is something they've seen at work or that...
Open Thread: Old Fogeys v. Young Whippersnappers, Ageism in Tech

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AOL, AAPL, GOOG, IBM, YHOO, EBAY)

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Good morning! News:  Why did a top executive quit AppNexus, and why are others looking to leave? AOL has re-launched its Webmail product, calling it Alto. Facebook stock went up yesterday, thanks to a positive report about its mobile ad business. Reports say IBM will buy Israeli software firm Red...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AOL, AAPL, GOOG, IBM, YHOO, EBAY)
Tata Nano: the $3500 car with 37HP and a 4-gallon gas tank is coming to the U.S.

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Gets a Million-Dollar Bonus After Six Months on the Job

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According to a regulatory filing by Yahoo, its CEO Marissa Mayer got a $1.12 million bonus, as part of a compensation package she got when she came to the Silicon Valley Internet giant. It was based on serving a half of a year. But, as has been previously reported,...
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Gets a Million-Dollar Bonus After Six Months on the Job

HMRC Tax Calc – consumer app of the week

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Want to work out how much tax you pay and how the government actually spends it? This is the app for youApp: HMRC Tax CalcBy: HM Revenue & CustomsPrice: FreeAvailable on: iPhone and AndroidWhat is it?"A new tax calculator enabling people to work out how much tax they pay and...
HMRC Tax Calc – consumer app of the week

How Yahoo's New COO Got His $62 Million Pay Package In 7 Simple Steps (YHOO, GOOG)

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Last week, new Yahoo CEO made her first huge hire. She poached ad executive Henrique De Castro from Google to be Yahoo's COO. It wasn't easy convincing De Castro to join up. Mayer and Yahoo's board agreed to pay De Castro $62 million over the next four years. That's... $600,000...
How Yahoo's New COO Got His $62 Million Pay Package In 7 Simple Steps (YHOO, GOOG)

Cha-ching: Tech salaries projected to increase in 2013

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Great news for those in the tech industry and others hoping to get there: projected technology salaries are increasing across the board. That’s according to professional consulting company Robert Half International, which just released its annual salary guide for technology professionals. The study is based upon nationwide market observations, analysis of current and future hiring trends,...
Cha-ching: Tech salaries projected to increase in 2013

Calculating The Genuine Value of Your Design

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   By Alexis Brille Designers who are just starting out seem to have trouble calculating just how much their designs are actually worth, let alone choosing whether to charge per hour or per project. Worse, one of the most challenging situations an amateur has to encounter is the fact...
Calculating The Genuine Value of Your Design
FundersClub raises largest seed round in Y Combinator's history

Zuckerberg will take a $1 annual salary starting next year

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Mark Zuckerberg will take a $1 annual salary starting next year, mirroring other iconic public company founders like Apple’s founder Steve Jobs and Google co-founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page. Zuckerberg’s total compensation last year was $1.49 million off a base salary of $483,333. Chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg...
Zuckerberg will take a $1 annual salary starting next year

5 Reasons HP Won't Fire Meg Whitman (At Least Not Right Away) (HPQ)

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Ask anyone closely involved with Hewlett-Packard if Meg Whitman is doing a good job, and you'll get the same answer: Take a look at the stock. Since the former eBay CEO took over in September, it's crashed by almost 50 percent, from $23 to $12. Now ask those same HP...
5 Reasons HP Won't Fire Meg Whitman (At Least Not Right Away) (HPQ)

Getting Canned Made Andrew Mason $34 Million Richer In A Matter Of Days

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Groupon stock is up 5 percent today, continuing a recover that's restored pretty much of the losses it incurred since it announced earnings and fired CEO Andrew Mason last week. It turns out that's pretty good for Mason, too. While Mason only got $378 in severance--six months of his token...
Getting Canned Made Andrew Mason $34 Million Richer In A Matter Of Days

DailyDirt: Mostly Harmless Scams...

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There's cheating, and then there's cheating. There are obviously bad scams that hurt people or involve the loss of significant amounts of money or property, but some scams are hurtful on a much smaller scale. Here are just a few notable examples of some cheaters who were caught red-handed. Now...
DailyDirt: Mostly Harmless Scams...

Yahoo Will Spend $62 Million On Its COO (YHOO)

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As Yahoo's CEO, Marissa Mayer is spending a massive amount to pry her former colleague, Henrique de Castro, away from Google and install him as COO. According to our reading of de Castro's employment letter, which Yahoo just filed with the SEC, the total over four years comes to about...
Yahoo Will Spend $62 Million On Its COO (YHOO)
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