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10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, FB, BBRY, GOOG, DELL)

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Good morning! News: The people behind Dark Sky, the prettiest weather app on the iPhone, are making their short-term weather prediction data available to other developers. They're making another Jurassic Park movie. Of course they are. If any content "brand" carries any weight with consumers, it will return to the...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, FB, BBRY, GOOG, DELL)

Jerry McDougal, Apple VP of Retail, Departs Apple

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Apple vice president of retail Jerry McDougal, a key player in Apple's retail development over the past 12 years, has departed the company to spend more time with his family, reports IFOAppleStore. McDougal was Ron Johnson's right hand man when he was still with the company and was considered a...
Jerry McDougal, Apple VP of Retail, Departs Apple

Fast Talk: Why Fashion Designers Need To Embrace Their Inner Geek

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Meet Jean Paul Cauvin, a French fashion veteran and self-proclaimed non-geek who nonetheless saw the need to follow fashion's technological future.Jean Paul Cauvin calls himself the binôme, or right-hand man, of the French designer Julien Fournié. Following his advice, Fournié recently teamed up with Dassault Systèmes, whose 3-D simulations last...
Fast Talk: Why Fashion Designers Need To Embrace Their Inner Geek

Eddy Cue: Apple's Rising Mr. Fix-It

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As Chief Executive Tim Cook shifts executive responsibilities around at Apple Inc., Eddy Cue is emerging as one of the biggest beneficiaries. A member of Apple’s old guard, the 23-year company veteran rose through the ranks as co-founder Steve Jobs’s right-hand man for new areas like e-commerce and media. But...
Eddy Cue: Apple's Rising Mr. Fix-It

Bob Mansfield, Apple's iPad Engineering Genius, Is Leaving Apple (AAPL)

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Apple is losing one of its engineering big wigs. The company just announced that Bob Mansfield will retire. Mansfield has been with Apple since 1999 and led hardware engineering for the iPhone, iPod, and the Mac. But his biggest accomplishment was probably the iPad. It was his baby since inception....
Bob Mansfield, Apple's iPad Engineering Genius, Is Leaving Apple (AAPL)

Thanks For The Memories

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Shared by louisgray Daniel is stepping down from CEO of Teens In Tech. Before I start of, I wanted to let everyone know that this has probably been one of the hardest posts I’ve written on my blog. Over the last two years, I’ve done a lot in technology —...
Thanks For The Memories

Apple Marketing Chief Phil Schiller Profiled as Key to Apple's Future Success

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Bloomberg Businessweek publishes a new profile of Phil Schiller, Apple senior vice president of marketing who served for years as Steve Jobs' right-hand man regarding the company's public presentations and comments, but who has also been intimately involved in product development and positioning.He helped Apple’s late CEO work through the...
Apple Marketing Chief Phil Schiller Profiled as Key to Apple's Future Success

Embarrassed Ex-Oracle Exec Plots His Revenge (ORCL)

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Former high-profile Oracle exec Charles Phillips is quietly running one of the biggest enterprise software companies you've never heard of: Infor. And he plans to use Infor to cut down his old employer. Or so he hopes, reports the New York Times. "Oracle is big, but it's focused on trying...
Embarrassed Ex-Oracle Exec Plots His Revenge (ORCL)

State of the Linux Kernel 2011

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The Linux Foundation provides a vendor neutral home for long-term collaboration on the Linux kernel. They provide Linux creator Linus Torvalds and his right-hand man, Greg Kroah-Hartman, the opportunity to work full-time on Linux. And they prepare a semi-annual report on the state of the Linux kernel, which is a...
State of the Linux Kernel 2011

Mark Hurd Legal Scandal Won't Screw HP Customers After All (HP, ORCL)

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A judge has sided with HP in its lawsuit with Oracle and the big winners are the company's joint customers. A judge ruled that HP didn't trick Oracle into promising continued support for Itanium servers, as Oracle had been claiming. This fight started when Oracle hired ex-HP CEO Mark...
Mark Hurd Legal Scandal Won't Screw HP Customers After All (HP, ORCL)

A Facebook Executive's Wedding Was The Tech Networking Event Of The Year

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Paperless Post cofounder Alexa Hirschfeld told Cosmo she got some helpful hints on using Facebook to boost her startup's online invite service after running into CEO Mark Zuckerberg at a wedding. We're not positive, since Hirschfeld didn't give details and hasn't responded to an inquiry, but we think we've pieced...
A Facebook Executive's Wedding Was The Tech Networking Event Of The Year

Oracle's Mark Hurd Says He's Got 'No Interest' In Becoming CEO Of Dell

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Now that Dell's board is entertaining two new takeover offers that might get rid of founder Michael Dell as CEO, the question is who would replace him. One of the would-be new owners of Dell, Blackstone Management, is reportedly in hot pursuit of Mark Hurd, co-president of Oracle and Larry Ellison's right-hand...
Oracle's Mark Hurd Says He's Got 'No Interest' In Becoming CEO Of Dell

Steve Jobs Told Me Why He Loved Being A CEO (AAPL)

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Very few people actually had the opportunity to work with Steve Jobs. And those who did hardly talk about it.  "It's kind of an unwritten rule, partly because he was obsessive about his privacy," former Apple employee Glenn Reid writes on his blog. "I think that has all changed now,...
Steve Jobs Told Me Why He Loved Being A CEO (AAPL)

Phone Hacking Case Cost News Corp. $87 Million In Q4 (NWS)

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News Corp. Q4 earnings are out, and operating income is up 16% to 1.50 billion. But despite this good news, the company's Q4 financials "include $87 million of charges related to the ongoing investigations initiated upon the closure of The News of the World." That's about .06% of its...
Phone Hacking Case Cost News Corp. $87 Million In Q4 (NWS)
Mark Zuckerberg's Right-Hand Man Is Working On A Secret Project To Change How You Get Your TV, News, And Music (FB)
'Community' cast get digitized for video game finale

Cyber-attack cripples US site covering Bo Xilai scandal

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China's security services ordered attack, claims manager of Boxun.com which has seen visitor traffic rise 155% this yearA cyber-attack has crippled a US-based website that has reported extensively on China's biggest political turmoil in years.Boxun.com was forced to move to a another hosting service on Friday after its previous host...
Cyber-attack cripples US site covering Bo Xilai scandal

BETRAYAL: Michael Dell's Former Right-Hand Man Leads Coup To Push Him Out

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NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Dave Johnson finds himself once again pitted against a former employer. In leading Blackstone Group's 11th-hour bid for Dell Inc, the acquisitions expert and famously tough negotiator has seated himself across the table from ex-boss and company founder Michael Dell. Their relationship has now become...
BETRAYAL: Michael Dell's Former Right-Hand Man Leads Coup To Push Him Out

Trump's Right Hand Man: 'Mr. Trump Is So Smart And So Rich That If He Wants The NYT, He Will Get It'

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Yesterday we wrote about a report that Donald Trump was exploring how he could potentially buy the New York Times. We called the idea laughable, and suggested that he would just burn money in a futile effort to buy the paper. The Sulzbergers, who control the company, are extremely unlikely...
Trump's Right Hand Man: 'Mr. Trump Is So Smart And So Rich That If He Wants The NYT, He Will Get It'
How Airbnb Earned Me $20,000 And A Restraining Order From My Landlord

Don’t crucify Facebook’s CFO — yet

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Yes, David Ebersman was the central player in Facebook’s messy IPO. But it is far too soon to know if he should leave the company. FORTUNE — David Ebersman’s career has been something of a fairy tale. Brown University, research analyst on Wall Street, and a stellar 15-year stint at...
Don’t crucify Facebook’s CFO — yet
Microsoft Just Lost Its Most Important Executive (MSFT)

Reuters And Bloomberg Are Jockeying To Acquire The Financial Times — Michael Wolff (NYT, NWS)

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Two titans of international news, Bloomberg and Thomson Reuters, both would like to acquire pink British newspaper the Financial Times, according to Michael Wolff in The Guardian. Wolff cites a source who is a senior executive at Reuters — his source told him that the FT has already turned...
Reuters And Bloomberg Are Jockeying To Acquire The Financial Times — Michael Wolff (NYT, NWS)

Boot up: convertibles compared, working with Jobs, Facebook Graph searches and more

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Plus the origin of "phablet", Techcrunch goes (then doesn't go) Facebook, pricing Android, and moreA quick burst of 9 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology teamThe Convertible PCs >> WSJ.comWalt Mossberg tries out the HP Envy x2, Asus Taichi 21 and Toshiba Satellite U925t. They're...
Boot up: convertibles compared, working with Jobs, Facebook Graph searches and more

Apple TV (2012) hands-on!

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It's not that the new Apple TV wasn't rumored, but still -- announcing it here at the new iPad launch? Bold, Apple. Really bold. Looks as if Apple's hobby is now becoming a right-hand man for the iPad, and given the increasing importance placed on AirPlay, it's no wonder...
Apple TV (2012) hands-on!

New York Times Deputy Tech Editor Leaves For Kickstarter (NYT)

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David Gallagher, a deputy editor for technology at The New York Times, is leaving the company to work for Kickstarter. "After 7 years as an @nytimes tech editor it's time for something new," Gallagher tweeted today. "Thrilled about being part of @kickstarter and the NYC tech scene." Gallagher's departure comes...
New York Times Deputy Tech Editor Leaves For Kickstarter (NYT)
Samsung gets another crack at grilling Apple SVP Phil Schiller in court

The Right-Hand Man Of Steve Jobs Has Broken His Silence (AAPL)

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James Higa, a former Apple vice president who describes his job there as "special ops for Steve"--Steve Jobs, that is--recently gave an interview to Lifestyles, a philanthropy magazine. The issue is out now, and the author, Darren Gluckman, has posted a copy of the profile, titled "iJames," online. Higa reveals...
The Right-Hand Man Of Steve Jobs Has Broken His Silence (AAPL)

Here's A Really Important Facebook Exec We Haven't Covered Enough

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We've been keeping track of Facebook people you should know about ahead of its $75-$100 billion IPO this May. There's one name insiders tell us we've been mistaken to leave out. It's David Fischer, Vice President of Advertising and Global Operations. Fischer is apparently COO Sheryl Sandberg's right-hand man, and...
Here's A Really Important Facebook Exec We Haven't Covered Enough

News Corp. Has Poached Mike Bloomberg's Former Right-Hand Man To Be CEO Of Dow Jones (NWS)

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News Corp. has named Bloomberg Ventures CEO Lex Fenwick as CEO of Dow Jones, the company announced today. He will succeed Les Hinton, who left Dow Jones in July. Fenwick worked at Bloomberg for 25 years, serving as Michael Bloomberg's COO and later CEO of Bloomberg L.P. News Corp....
News Corp. Has Poached Mike Bloomberg's Former Right-Hand Man To Be CEO Of Dow Jones (NWS)
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