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Tech Moves: Avanade bolsters exec team; HBO promotes Xbox pioneer; Yahoo board changes

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Florin Rotar Avanade, a 12-year-old joint venture formed by Microsoft and Accenture, has named Florin Rotar as the company’s first chief technology innovation officer and Stella Goulet as its first chief marketing officer. Rotar has worked at Avanade since it was founded, and in the new role will be responsible for...
Tech Moves: Avanade bolsters exec team; HBO promotes Xbox pioneer; Yahoo board changes
The future according to John Doerr (Or: How Twitter can become the fifth big company in tech)

Does Facebook Really Want a Semantic Web?

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Shared by Jesse Stay This is completely incorrect - fb:app_id, fb:page_id, and fb:admins are all part of the spec - see:http://developers.facebook.com/docs/opengraphunder "Getting Started".My guess is that the fb_app_id is either an alias, or a bug in the code of that website itself. No one is getting special treatment here. That...
Does Facebook Really Want a Semantic Web?

Privacy not in Eric Schmidt's vision of the future

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Google Chairman Eric Schmidt painted a messianic picture of our technological future on Monday, involving holographic telepresence, self-driving cars, automatic translation and the widespread deployment of 1Gbps Internet access over optical fiber, bringing transnational peace and communication to all....
Privacy not in Eric Schmidt's vision of the future

Olympic 2012 media centre to become hi-tech hub

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iCity chosen to turn site near Stratford into offices, data centre, TV studio and hi-tech production facilitiesOnce the games are over, the Olympic media centre near Stratford is set to be transformed into a technology hub - extending east London's 'Silicon Roundabout' from Old Street where thousands of tech start-ups...
Olympic 2012 media centre to become hi-tech hub

CIA: Big Data Is The Future And The Agency Owns It [PRESENTATION]

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On Wednesday, the CIA's chief technology officer detailed the Agency's vision for collecting and analyzing all of the information people put on the Internet. The wide-ranging presentation at GigaOM's Structure:Data conference in New York City came two days after it was reported the spy agency is on the verge of signing a cloud computing contract with Amazon -- worth...
CIA: Big Data Is The Future And The Agency Owns It [PRESENTATION]
Emaze Raises $800K For The Presentation Sweet Spot Between PowerPoint And Prezi

Larry Page's reality distortion field

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Implicit the Google CEO's vision is that the future will run better on Google, and he will marshal all his forces to try to make that a reality. [Read more]...
Larry Page's reality distortion field

Yahoo! Looks Into its Future and Sees Hadoop

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Hadoop is gaining more commercial acceptance. We see a number of signs of its growing popularity. It became abundantly clear in a recent conversation we had with a Yahoo! executive who says the company is rebuilding its future on the distributed warehousing and analytics technology. It's a similar track we...
Yahoo! Looks Into its Future and Sees Hadoop

Older Yahoo Product Strategy Memo Appears To Inform CEO Mayer's Vision

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Kara Swisher at AllThingsD, the prodigious leaker of Yahoo internal memos, has released former Chief Product Officer Blake Irving’s August 2011 internal strategy document. The 21-page memo is called “Yahoo Three-Year Product Strategy” and lays out “five strategic... Please visit Marketing Land for the full article....
Older Yahoo Product Strategy Memo Appears To Inform CEO Mayer's Vision

The HTC One Review

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It is nearly impossible to begin to review the HTC One without some context, and I'll begin our review of the HTC One (formerly the device known as codename M7) much the same way I did my impressions piece simply by stating that HTC is in an interesting position...
The HTC One Review
Visualization startup Datahero opens its doors and delivers data analysis for the masses

Apple Retail's Emphasis on Profits Continues, Tied to Operational Perspective of Cook and Browett

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Earlier this month, we reported on several changes at Apple retail stores that were reportedly seeing some employees being laid off or seeing recent promotions being retracted, while other part-time employees were seeing their hours reduced significantly, in some cases to zero. Our report was followed several days later by...
Apple Retail's Emphasis on Profits Continues, Tied to Operational Perspective of Cook and Browett

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.

Google Drive And The Cloud Wars

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Editor’s note: Aaron Levie is co-founder and CEO at Box. Follow him on Twitter @levie. For the past six years, any startup touching the cloud storage space has lived in anticipation and fear of Google’s entry into the market. G(od) Drive’s arrival was meant to instantly commoditize existing offerings, kill...
Google Drive And The Cloud Wars

How to Save the News : Google's vision of the future of journalism (The Atlantic) http://bit.ly/ccub3O

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How to Save the News : Google's vision of the future of journalism (The Atlantic) http://bit.ly/ccub3O

YouNow Gives Stage to Internet's Wannabe Stars, Leaves Judgment in Your Hands

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Shows like “American Idol” and “So You Think You Can Dance” have unearthed some great (and not so great) talent. But not everyone gets their 15 minutes in the TV spotlight, so a service called YouNow is looking to provide it to the rest of the world with a talent...
YouNow Gives Stage to Internet's Wannabe Stars, Leaves Judgment in Your Hands
US Airways expanding in-flight Wi-Fi to 90 percent of domestic fleet

Marvell to kickstart education tablets with One Laptop Per Child

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One Laptop per Child and Marvell have joined forces to create a tablet computer that delivers a a better educational experience for schoolchildren in developing countries. This partnership may go a long way toward the nonprofit’s group of getting $100 computers in the hands of every child. OLPC, a...
Marvell to kickstart education tablets with One Laptop Per Child

Votigo moves beyond promotions to provide conversation management and other social marketing software

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Social marketing and promotions software company Votigo recently expanded its platform to provide a full cross-network publisher, conversation manager and analytics tools. Votigo co-founder and CEO Mike La Rotonda tells us it has long been part of the company’s vision to offer these additional services, but it had been previously...
Votigo moves beyond promotions to provide conversation management and other social marketing software

The iWatch Is Coming, And That's About All We Know

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We've known for some time that Apple's rumored "iWatch" appears to be a real concept, with patent filings that suggest a device completely distinct from the already watch-like 6th-gen iPod Nano. A report from Bloomberg this morning adds a few details -- namely that the product is being headed up by...
The iWatch Is Coming, And That's About All We Know
Google's Project Glass augmented reality glasses begin testing
Disney Animation reveals Marvel adaptation 'Big Hero 6' with first images and video
Ecomom is liquidating and shutting down; investors are stunned

Steve Wozniak Is One Of The Few People Who Has Met The Kimye Baby

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In today's most bizarre celebrity friend pairings, it turns out Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is one of the few people who has had the privilege of meeting Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's new baby girl, North "Nori" West. Woz appeared on CNN's "Piers Morgan Live" Thursday night and discussed the encounter,...
Steve Wozniak Is One Of The Few People Who Has Met The Kimye Baby
The Era of Their Ways: Apple's Post-PC World Is Microsoft's PC-Plus Future

Paul Graham Can't Walk In San Francisco Without Running Into Someone He's Funded

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Paul Graham has funded so many startups through Y Combinator that he can't go to San Francisco without running into somebody he's given money to. "There are so many YC founders around now. It’s a small world: If I go to San Francisco and walk down the street for...
Paul Graham Can't Walk In San Francisco Without Running Into Someone He's Funded

Medivo raises $15M to bridge gap between patients and physicians

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Tickets On Sale Now The healthcare industry is sick, but increasing numbers of startups are applying their tricks and treatments to nurse it back to heath. Health startup Medivo has raised $15 million to expand its health monitoring platform that connects doctors, consumers,...
Medivo raises $15M to bridge gap between patients and physicians

With the Xbox One, Microsoft's vision for conquering the living room takes shape

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With the Xbox One, Microsoft's vision for conquering the living room takes shape
European Pirate Party shares copright reform alternative to ACTA
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