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Autonomy’s private cloud, the largest of its kind, surpasses 50 petabytes

Who is Apple’s new retail boss, and what will he do?

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Tim Cook has made his first major appointment since taking the reins at Apple, bringing in the head of British technology retailer Dixons, John Browett. He comes in to fill the gap left by the departure of Ron Johnson, the man who spent a decade building the Apple Store into...
Who is Apple’s new retail boss, and what will he do?

Apple 'Messed Up' with Retail Store Cutbacks, Denies Mass Layoffs

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Following our report from earlier this week regarding word from Apple retail store sources of cutbacks and layoffs, Dow Jones Newswires now shares word that Apple has acknowledged that it "messed up" it adjusting its staffing formulas, although the company denies mass layoffs at its stores.In a communication with store...
Apple 'Messed Up' with Retail Store Cutbacks, Denies Mass Layoffs

What To Read As Nemo Comes To Town

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We recommend breaking out some hot chocolate and curling up on the couch tonight with these longreads... Worried about the incoming blizzard hitting the Northeast (dear weather forecasters, is it going to be 8 inches or two feet in New York? Have you decided?) Here are some longreads to...
What To Read As Nemo Comes To Town

Instagram's had a good run in China, but will the Facebook buyout ruin things?

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Despite Instagram’s lack of an office in China, the company has seen steady adoption in the world’s most populous nation. However, with the pieces falling into place for Facebook’s acquisition, Instagram could be in danger of being blocked in the country. Facebook is nearly finished with the regulatory hurdles required...
Instagram's had a good run in China, but will the Facebook buyout ruin things?

Next Call of Duty will bring "meaningful innovation" says Activision

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The forthcoming Call of Duty title, likely to be Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, is set to mix things up promises Activision Publishing's Eric Hirshberg. Plus, Bobby Kotick on Bungie's forthcoming projectNo one listening to Activision's investor call on Thursday will have been surprised to hear that a new...
Next Call of Duty will bring "meaningful innovation" says Activision

Get me the best retail guy around! Wait? You say he’s from Dixons?

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Dixons? The retail chain store in the UK? The dated, dusty and generally dreadful technology store? Oh dear. Let’s be clear, Dixons Travel is pretty excellent. I’ve bought quite a lot from them over the years — indeed I even picked up a £1,400 laptop once on a semi-whim. Dixons...
Get me the best retail guy around! Wait? You say he’s from Dixons?

Yelp for Business: 4 Steps for Success

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This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.For local small businesses, Yelp isn’t just an option — it’s a necessity. People in urban centers use it to choose where to go to dinner,...
Yelp for Business: 4 Steps for Success

Yahoo adds to mobile developer team with social tool Alike

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Today, Yahoo acquired its third mobile application team since Marissa Mayer took the reins of the company in June. The company announced that it had purchased the team behind the mobile application Alike, which is a recommendation tool for suggesting local businesses a user may enjoy based on previous visits...
Yahoo adds to mobile developer team with social tool Alike
Apple Job Posting Hints At Major New System-On-A-Chip Design Effort
Former McAfee CEO Dave DeWalt takes reins at FireEye

George Lucas: I Sold Lucasfilm To Disney To 'Protect It'

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Though it’s obviously more of a show business story than it is a technology industry story, the news of Lucasfilm’s $4 billion sale to Disney has reverberated throughout the tech world this afternoon. This is partly just because of Star Wars’ cult status among the geeks (and I use...
George Lucas: I Sold Lucasfilm To Disney To 'Protect It'

Change at the top at China Mobile as its chairman retires

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China Mobile has announced that its chairman, Wang Jianzhou, has stepped down from his position at the world’s largest opeator “by reason of age”, his replacement will be Xi Guohua, the operator’s vice chairman. Xi, who is a former vice minister at China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, will retain...
Change at the top at China Mobile as its chairman retires

Rob Glaser, Back at RealNetworks, Talks Talent and Strategy

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Rob Glaser was a pioneer during the early years of the Web, but the company he founded seemed to lose its way. Now back at the reins, he's ready to talk about the way forward for RealNetworks....
Rob Glaser, Back at RealNetworks, Talks Talent and Strategy

Hedge Fund Manager Daniel Loeb to Gain Control of Yet Another Seat on Yahoo Board

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Loeb. Daniel S. Loeb, the Third Point LLC hedge fund manager whose fight for control of Yahoo paved the way for Marissa Mayer’s appointment as CEO, is on the verge of gaining control of another seat on the company’s board. According to the New York Times, Yahoo plans to announce...
Hedge Fund Manager Daniel Loeb to Gain Control of Yet Another Seat on Yahoo Board

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.
Larry Page wants 'great love' for Google, says its future depends on knowing more about you

How Linden Labs Hopes To Find Second Life In Mobile Creative Play

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Linden Labs, the company that created Second Life and grew that online community into one of the most colorful, varied online social networks in the world, is doing some very different things for the first time in many, many years. The timing is likely right: reports recently indicate Second Life...
How Linden Labs Hopes To Find Second Life In Mobile Creative Play
Vimeo’s Festival + Awards reveals how it is intensely embracing past and future

Board Room Blitz: The Four Things That Could Happen at Groupon

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As AllThingsD.com had previously reported and Groupon CEO Andrew Mason confirmed in an onstage interview, there’s a bit of mishegas going on at the top echelons of the daily deals company over performance issues. Today, the board is meeting in Chicago, a gathering that should be tense, given the...
Board Room Blitz: The Four Things That Could Happen at Groupon

Intel appoints Krzanich CEO

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After a vetting process that lasted a little more than six months, Intel has named Brian Krzanich as its next CEO, succeeding Paul Otellini, who will officially hand over the reins of the chip giant at the company's annual stockholders' meeting on May 16....
Intel appoints Krzanich CEO
What To Do With Microsoft? Chop Up The Borg -- Now

Hang with the Ars Editors for a Friday Fireside Chat!

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The tablet scene has changed wildly in the past two weeks. Microsoft and Google have each announced their own "in house" designs (Microsoft Surface and Nexus 7, respectively), taking the reins from OEMs (to varying degrees) in order to combat the dominance of the iPad. And to make matters even crazier, the...
Hang with the Ars Editors for a Friday Fireside Chat!

RIM lost $54 million on four-day global BlackBerry outage

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Remember back to October when your BlackBerry suddenly stopped working, and despite text messaging and phone calls, you were cut off from the outside world because data wasn’t flowing into your phone?Allow me to help. It’s the reason why you binned your smartphone and bought an iPhone or Android handset...
RIM lost $54 million on four-day global BlackBerry outage

Tim Cook, Pulling in the Reins

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There’s a long-standing pattern of separating watershed products important to the company’s future. The Mac and Apple teams. Mac OS X and Classic. The iPod division. iOS and Mac OS X. Suddenly, Tim Cook has pulled the reins in. Federighi owns software. Ive owns design. Cue owns services. Period. –Matt...
Tim Cook, Pulling in the Reins
Marissa Mayer says Yahoo's top priority is a 'focused, coherent mobile strategy'

OUYA's Kellee Santiago talks game publishing, her new role as Head of Developer Relations

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When Kellee Santiago resigned from her previous gig as president of thatgamecompany, she left behind a job running one of the most highly acclaimed indie game studios in the industry. But she left on a high note, having helped craft Journey -- not just one of the best games...
OUYA's Kellee Santiago talks game publishing, her new role as Head of Developer Relations
50% of smartphone buyers want iPhones, Windows Phone ratings higher than Android, and phablets are totally phat

Yahoo reports lackluster sales as Meyer takes reins

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Marissa Meyer has her work cut out for her at Yahoo. The fading Internet star reported its second-quarter financial results Tuesday, in which revenue and profit both dipped slightly from a year earlier....
Yahoo reports lackluster sales as Meyer takes reins

Cook hires first exec since taking Apple's reins from Jobs

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Apple CEO Tim Cook made his first major hire yesterday since taking over the company in August, bringing in the CEO of a struggling British electronics chain to lead Apple's own retail operation....
Cook hires first exec since taking Apple's reins from Jobs
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