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'Difficult To Work With,' Jack Dorsey's Role At Twitter Has Been 'Reduced'

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  Now we know how Jack Dorsey is handling two demanding jobs at two fast-growing companies. He's not, really. The Twitter cofounder made a triumphant return to the company in early 2011, after years away. Already chairman (after having originally been CEO), "executive" was appended to Dorsey's title to make it...
'Difficult To Work With,' Jack Dorsey's Role At Twitter Has Been 'Reduced'
Former AMD graphics CTO Eric Demers hired by Qualcomm

Head of Groupon Goods Faisal Masud is leaving to take a new job

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Two months after firing its CEO, Groupon is facing another setback: The executive in charge of Groupon Goods, the part of the company that has provided a bright spot in an otherwise struggling daily deals business, has resigned, sources close to the situation have told us. Faisal Masud, the vice president of...
Head of Groupon Goods Faisal Masud is leaving to take a new job

This Startup CEO Turned Down 40 Job Offers

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If anyone has earned the right to be choosy about a new job, it's Dave DeWalt. Late last year, DeWalt signed on to be CEO of hot security startup FireEye, which just raised $50 million in a deal that valued the company at $1.25 billion. DeWalt is best known as...
This Startup CEO Turned Down 40 Job Offers
Startups | Silicon Valley Star Lands New Job a Month After Sex Scandal
Master Chief's new job: Delivering the first pizza ever ordered via Xbox Live

What The World's Biggest Apple Fanboy Has To Say About His New Job At Google (GOOG)

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MG Siegler, the TechCrunch columnist and venture capitalist known best for his unabashed pro-Apple bias, spurred a lot of discussion (and mockery) today when he announced he was departing Michael Arrington's VC firm CrunchFund for Google Ventures. The irony wasn't lost on us: the idea of a part-time Apple blogger...
What The World's Biggest Apple Fanboy Has To Say About His New Job At Google (GOOG)

Sheryl Sandberg Just Bought A House Right Next To Facebook

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Facebook's COO Sheryl Sandberg – soon to be fabulously wealthy after Facebook's impending IPO — apprently just bought a house in Menlo Park, Bloomberg reports. Though she has other options — like expanding into politics or trying a new job — she is expected to remain at Facebook for...
Sheryl Sandberg Just Bought A House Right Next To Facebook

Microsoft job post gives more info about 'Windows Blue'

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A new job posting by the company verifies that Windows Blue will include user experience improvements, not just under-the-covers interface tweaks. Bonus: There's a reference to "Windows Phone Blue" on Microsoft's job site, too. [Read more]...
Microsoft job post gives more info about 'Windows Blue'

Rejoice, Spotify for iOS gets iPhone 5 support at long last

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Spotify today released version 0.5.8 of its native iOS app. You can download the latest release now from the official Apple App Store. The only point mentioned in the changelog is “Spotify now looks great on iPhone 5!” The requirements now read: “Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires...
Rejoice, Spotify for iOS gets iPhone 5 support at long last

Facebook roundup: Yahoo patent dispute resolved with new partnership; stock rises, same-sex marriage icons and more

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Facebook and Yahoo have resolved their patent disputes out of court, agreeing to cross-license their patent portfolios and begin a new advertising partnership, according to a press release. All Things D, which broke the news this morning, says the settlement does not involve any payment between the companies. Facebook will license a...
Facebook roundup: Yahoo patent dispute resolved with new partnership; stock rises, same-sex marriage icons and more
Valve fed up with lame computer hardware, decides to make its own

Well played, EMC.

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EMC might be smarter than we thought it was. You already know the news — Paul Maritz out as VMware CEO, in as EMC chief strategist. Pat Gelsinger, former EMC COO, now in as VMware CEO. The companies are planning to spin out their cloud computing and big data assets...
Well played, EMC.

Pulse Is Getting Ready To Make Money, Is Hiring Its First Sales Executive

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Pulse, the popular free mobile news reader for iPhone, iPad and Android, could soon get ads. Until now, Pulse, which launched its first app in May 2010, was ad free and the company focused more on user acquisition than monetizing its service. A new job posting on Pulse’s site, however,...
Pulse Is Getting Ready To Make Money, Is Hiring Its First Sales Executive

Business Development In Silicon Valley Is Now API-Centric, Not People-Centric

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The rise of the Growth HackerThe new job title of “Growth Hacker” is integrating itself into Silicon Valley’s culture, emphasizing that coding and technical chops are now an essential part of being a great marketer. Growth hackers are a hybrid of marketer and coder, one who looks at the traditional...
Business Development In Silicon Valley Is Now API-Centric, Not People-Centric

We're Seeing Reports That Adobe's CTO Has A New Job At Apple (AAPL)

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Kevin Lynch, Adobe's CTO, reportedly has a new job at Apple.  CNBC's Jon Fortt just tweeted the news, citing sources familiar with the move.  We're scrambling to find out more and we've reached out to Apple for comment...refresh this page for the latest. Please follow SAI on Twitter and Facebook.Join...
We're Seeing Reports That Adobe's CTO Has A New Job At Apple (AAPL)

Twitter Expands European Business

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Twitter is signaling its intentions to ramp up its European business by posting 17 new job openings for its new office in Dublin, Ireland. Most of the positions are sales-related, and include jobs that cover Spain and the Netherlands, two new territories for the company’s ad products. Twitter has around...
Twitter Expands European Business
Facebook data scientist: Jobseekers with strong social ties online 5X more likely to find work

Customer Service Is Next Job for IBM's Watson

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Remember Watson? The supercomputer that in an elaborate but interesting publicity stunt beat humanity at the game show “Jeopardy” a few years back, and then for a follow-up went on to become a big shot doctor (sort of), and more recently has started to specialize in cancer research now has...
Customer Service Is Next Job for IBM's Watson

The Sun is Out – Get a New Job

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The Sun is Out – Get a New Job

Microsoft's Andy Lees Loses President Title, Picks Up New Duties

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Andy Lees, who headed the Windows Phone team until being replaced late last year, has been given a new job as corporate vice president in charge of corporate strategy and development. In the new role he will oversee the corporate development team headed by Marc Brown and the corporate strategy...
Microsoft's Andy Lees Loses President Title, Picks Up New Duties

30 Tech Skills That Will Instantly Net You A $100,000+ Salary

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When you have the right tech skills, you can command a great salary. But it's an ever-changing target. One day a skill is hot and the next it's not. Job site Dice.com just sent us a list of tech skills that are worth over $100,000 a year. And that's just...
30 Tech Skills That Will Instantly Net You A $100,000+ Salary

Alcatel-Lucent finds its new CEO: Ex-Vodafone Europe chief Michel Combes

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Just three weeks after Alcatel-Lucent CEO Ben Verwaayen announced his resignation, the Franco-American telecom vendor has found his replacement. Former Vodafone Europe CEO Michel Combes will take the helm of Alcatel-Lucent on April 1. Combes headed up Vodafone’s all-important Europe region from 2008 to 2012, when he found himself in...
Alcatel-Lucent finds its new CEO: Ex-Vodafone Europe chief Michel Combes

EXCLUSIVE: Here's How Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson Is Explaining His Bio Scandal (YHOO)

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Right now, Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson is attempting to explain to employees why his official Yahoo and eBay bios said he had a degree in computer science when in fact he does not. We asked Yahoo employees to share this explanation. Here's what one told us. Thompson is telling...
EXCLUSIVE: Here's How Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson Is Explaining His Bio Scandal (YHOO)

Career advice: Scoring a new-job decision

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Premier 100 IT Leader Todd Coombes also answers questions on seeking a mentor and keeping up with changes in the industry....
Career advice: Scoring a new-job decision

getTalent Helps Companies Build Relationships With Job Candidates, Raises $2.6M Led by SuccessFactors

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getTalent, a startup offering candidate engagement tools for recruiters, is emerging from stealth mode today. It’s also announcing that it has raised $2.6 million in funding. The company’s largest investor is HR software maker SuccessFactors, which was acquired by SAP last year. Angel investors include Krutal Desai (head of special...
getTalent Helps Companies Build Relationships With Job Candidates, Raises $2.6M Led by SuccessFactors

Resume Makeover: How an Information Security Professional Can Target CSO Jobs

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Cole Hanson's career goal is to become an information security executive. Currently, he serves as a high-level information security professional with the U.S. Army. In February, Hanson, who is also a reservist with a rank of Lieutenant, will start a new job with the Marine Corps as the technology integration...
Resume Makeover: How an Information Security Professional Can Target CSO Jobs

Summer is Here – Get a New Job!

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Summer is Here – Get a New Job!

Here's A Secret Trick From LinkedIn For Landing A Great New Job (LNKD)

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Best-selling author Nicole Williams, LinkedIn's Connection Director, has a great tip on how to land your next job. Call it "strategic volunteering." We talked to Williams, who has penned three popular career advice books, about how to volunteer your way into a new gig.  Here's how you do it: Identify...
Here's A Secret Trick From LinkedIn For Landing A Great New Job (LNKD)

Your Average Facebook Post Only Reaches 16% Of Your Friends

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You’re not unpopular, it’s just the nature of the news feed. Amongst all the business-related news at FMC, Facebook revealed that the average news feed story from a user profile reaches just 16% of their friends. Your actively shared links, photos, and status updates probably reach much higher than 16%...
Your Average Facebook Post Only Reaches 16% Of Your Friends
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