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3 Pillars Of The New Business World: APIs, Identity, and Data

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At the Defrag conference in Broomfield, Colo., this week, three themes came in the forefront: APIs, identity and data. The themes reflect the tenor of the times, which can be summed up in the turmoil at Microsoft this week: Microsoft President Steve Sinofsky left the company. Steve Ballmer said the company needed...
3 Pillars Of The New Business World: APIs, Identity, and Data

Countdown to GeekWire Summit: Time running out for tickets

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You won’t want to miss this birthday party. GeekWire is turning one on Wednesday, March 7th, and to celebrate the occasion we’re assembling some of the top technologists, entrepreneurs and tech executives for the GeekWire Summit & Anniversary Party. This is the most content-rich event we’ve organized to date, a...
Countdown to GeekWire Summit: Time running out for tickets

Korean Startup Accelerator SparkLabs Hosts Its First Demo Day, Adds Tom Peters To Advisory Board

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Korean startup accelerator SparkLabs hosted its first Demo Day in Seoul today with five of the six companies in the inagural class it revealed back in November (one company, online gaming studio Merrywind, is developing a game that is currently in stealth mode, so it did not present today). SparkLabs...
Korean Startup Accelerator SparkLabs Hosts Its First Demo Day, Adds Tom Peters To Advisory Board

GeekWire Summit: Great speakers, and 1 day left for early bird rates

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We’re less than three weeks away from the inaugural GeekWire Summit, our half-day technology conference the afternoon of March 7 in downtown Seattle. Today we’re pleased to announce the near-final lineup of GeekWire Summit speakers, including influential technology leaders from Seattle, Boston, Silicon Valley and Los Angeles. We also wanted to...
GeekWire Summit: Great speakers, and 1 day left for early bird rates
SINOFSKY FIRES BACK: I Wasn't A Power-Grabbing Jerk (MSFT)

Chart: The iPad is making inroads with corporate buyers

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There’s been a lot of chatter recently about whether we’re living in a post-PC era dominated by tablet computers and powerful smartphones. Well, a new study out today by ChangeWave Research indicates that the tablet market is already having a big impact with corporate IT buyers, something that Apple CEO...
Chart: The iPad is making inroads with corporate buyers

Today in Tech: Did Apple and book publishers collude to raise e-book prices?

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Fortune’s curated selection of tech stories from the last 24 hours. Sign up to get the round-up delivered to you each and every day. “Why are we arguing? Of course we’re in a post-PC world.” - Ex Microsoft chief software architect Ray Ozzie (CNET) * Apple (AAPL) unveiled the latest iPad, simply called the...
Today in Tech: Did Apple and book publishers collude to raise e-book prices?

Windows development now more social with Github support

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And some said it would never happen. Github, the popular repository for many open-source code projects, now has a brand-new, first-ever Windows client. That means Windows developers building Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 and pre-release Windows 8  applications can now share their work on the popular code bank. The beauty...
Windows development now more social with Github support

GeekWire Radio: Paul Allen’s sub, Ray Ozzie’s legacy, and more from our live events

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This week on the GeekWire radio show and podcast: Seattle rock legend Dave Dederer shares the inside secrets of digital music; tech pioneer Ray Ozzie reflects on his tenure at Microsoft; and Paul Allen tells us what he learned from jamming with Bono and Mick Jagger on his yacht....
GeekWire Radio: Paul Allen’s sub, Ray Ozzie’s legacy, and more from our live events
Ray Ozzie on startups: Don't underestimate the power of your connections

Whoa! Sinofsky leaves Microsoft, as of now

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This is a shocker. Steven Sinofsky, the prickly but super-efficient executive famous for delivering big products on time for a company not known for meeting production schedules, is leaving Microsoft. Now. His departure comes just a few weeks after the debut of Windows 8, the massive project he led. The...
Whoa! Sinofsky leaves Microsoft, as of now

What We Lose in a Post-PC World

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Tim Cook, Ray Ozzie, and a host of others have proclaimed that we're in a "post-PC world." Well, not quite yet, but you can see it from here. Like it or not, the post-PC era looks a lot like the iPad, Kindle Fire, Xbox 360, Roku and any number of...
What We Lose in a Post-PC World
Ray Ozzie's stealthy startup Talko raises $4 million

Announcing the Seesmic Desktop Platform and Seesmic for Windows Phone

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Seesmic announces the development of a new desktop platform designed with extensible plugin features to create a programmable social client, and also announces the development of the Seesmic for Windows Phone.A few months ago, Seesmic had the honor and privilege of unveiling a native Windows Twitter application for Ray Ozzie's...
Announcing the Seesmic Desktop Platform and Seesmic for Windows Phone

Ex-Microsoft Employee: Sinofsky Was 'Tearing The Company Apart From The Inside' (MSFT)

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Microsoft's decision to part ways with Steven Sinofsky was surprising, but it wasn't sudden. Former Microsoft employee Hal Berenson says on his blog that he heard months ago Sinofsky was going to leave after the launch of Windows 8. Berenson also has some gossip about why Sinofsky is out. His...
Ex-Microsoft Employee: Sinofsky Was 'Tearing The Company Apart From The Inside' (MSFT)
Azure not a slam dunk for Ray Ozzie’s next venture

GeekWire Summit Preview: How Hulu has risen to the top by rolling its own

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Richard Tom Many of us think of Hulu as the place to catch up on our favorite shows. But at its heart, Hulu is “a technology company first,” says Richard Tom, Hulu’s chief technology officer. Exhibit A: Hulu’s decision to build and manage its own video advertising system, without leveraging third-party...
GeekWire Summit Preview: How Hulu has risen to the top by rolling its own

GeekWire Summit final details: Special guest and party tickets

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 Digital music Dave Dederer has joined the lineup for the GeekWire Summit.  We’re expecting a capacity crowd of more than 400 folks this Wednesday afternoon for the first-ever GeekWire Summit & Anniversary Party. And with speakers like Hulu CTO Richard Tom, entrepreneur Ray Ozzie and University of Washington computer scientist...
GeekWire Summit final details: Special guest and party tickets

Gillmor Gang: The Teddy Bear Bubble

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The Gillmor Gang — John Borthwick, Danny Sullivan, John Taschek, and Steve Gillmor — took the bait and played the Are We in a Bubble game. With Apple’s stock price in free fall, the mobile giant reported another blowout What Me Worry quarter that sent the stock right back...
Gillmor Gang: The Teddy Bear Bubble
Pinterest buys local recommendation startup Livestar

THE MICROSOFT INVESTOR: The New iPad Will Clobber Windows 8 Tablets, Says Analyst (MSFT)

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The Microsoft Investor is a daily report from SAI. Sign up here to receive it by email. MSFT Up With MarketsMarkets are up on sentiment that a Greek bond swap will succeed and a credit event will occur. Consumers seem to be more bullish about the economy as well....
THE MICROSOFT INVESTOR: The New iPad Will Clobber Windows 8 Tablets, Says Analyst (MSFT)

Meet FUSE Labs, the formerly-obscure Microsoft division that built So.cl

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So.cl has been around for some time now, but it only recently ripped off its mask, and barred its teeth to the world. Microsoft is spinning the social app as as search-infused project for students, while some in the press are already calling shenanigans on that narrative. Either way, who...
Meet FUSE Labs, the formerly-obscure Microsoft division that built So.cl

HBO appoints Xbox co-founder and HBO GO developer Otto Berkes as CTO

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HBO has just announced some changes afoot at the media company, and they could spell good things for its online offerings. Otto Berkes has been named as its new Chief Technology Officer, replacing the veteran Bob Zitter, who is retiring in 2013. Bob Zitter is out as CTO as of...
HBO appoints Xbox co-founder and HBO GO developer Otto Berkes as CTO

Boot up: Windows 8 navigation tips, Ozzie says we're post-PC, Facebook's mobile users and more

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Plus Google defends Google+ (yes, again), Microsoft clashes with OnLive's iPad Windows, problems in cancer and moreA quick burst of 9 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology teamGetting around in Windows 8 >> Windows Team blogHere you go: A common thread we've seen in the...
Boot up: Windows 8 navigation tips, Ozzie says we're post-PC, Facebook's mobile users and more
Q&A: Ray Ozzie on startups, Microsoft, and what he’s dreaming up next

Ray Ozzie's startup has mobility, communications at core

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Ray Ozzie, the former chief software architect at Microsoft, has given a few more hints about what his new startup will do....
Ray Ozzie's startup has mobility, communications at core

Korean Startup Accelerator SparkLabs Reveals Its Second Intake

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SparkLabs, the startup accelerator that wants to inject South Korea’s startup ecosystem with Silicon Valley expertise, announced its second intake today. Its latest class is an international lineup of companies that represent a variety of sectors and are at widely different stages of funding, from bootstrapped financing to those that...
Korean Startup Accelerator SparkLabs Reveals Its Second Intake

A PC By Any Other Name

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People argue about, are we in a post-PC world. Why are we arguing? Of course we’re in a post-PC world, but that doesn’t mean the PC dies. That just means that the scenarios that we use them in, we stop referring to them as PCs, we refer to these other...
A PC By Any Other Name

Ray Ozzie's Startup Has Mobility, Communications at Core

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Ray Ozzie, the former chief software architect at Microsoft, has given a few more hints about what his new startup will do....
Ray Ozzie's Startup Has Mobility, Communications at Core

Fritz Lanman’s ‘Livestar’ To Launch Soon, To Fill The Gap Between Foursquare And Yelp

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It’s been a little over a year and a half since we wrote about Fritz Lanman’s departure from Microsoft, to build his own startup called “5Star.” Well, now we’re hearing that his startup, actually called Livestar, is going to launch soon, judging by a demo video posted on Lanman’s Facebook page....
Fritz Lanman’s ‘Livestar’ To Launch Soon, To Fill The Gap Between Foursquare And Yelp
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