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Mark Zuckerberg Says WhatsApp Worth More Than $19 Billion – Bloomberg

BloombergFacebook Inc. (FB) Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said WhatsApp Inc., which his social-media company agreed to buy last week, was “worth more than $19 billion.” The mobile-messaging startup was “a great fit for us,” Zuckerberg said at the Mobile …Facebook’s WhatsApp adding voice callsCNNFacebook, WhatsApp deal spurs hunt for what’s nextMarketWatchWhatsApp’s Koum Re-iterates: No […]

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Microsoft hopes new, old leaders can rekindle magic – Reuters

ReutersSEATTLE (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp is betting a mix of old and young blood will revive the aging technology pioneer, but new Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella may find it tough to push change with co-founder Bill Gates and former CEO Steve Ballmer …Microsoft’s new CEO gets handsome compensation packageUSA TODAYMicrosoft appoints Scott Guthrie new […]

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Yahoo COO DE Castro to Leave Struggling Web Portal – Bloomberg

BloombergYahoo! Inc. (YHOO) Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer dismissed Chief Operating Officer Henrique de Castro after 14 months, amid disappointment with his efforts to boost growth, according to people with knowledge of the matter. In a memo to employees …Yahoo’s chief operating officer in surprise departureBBC NewsYahoo CEO Mayer Said to Have Fired Operating Chief […]

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Yahoo’s Mayer Said to Have Fired Operating Chief De Castro – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle(Updates with CEO’s memo in second paragraph.) Jan. 15 (Bloomberg) — Yahoo! Inc. Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer dismissed Chief Operating Officer Henrique de Castro after 14 months, amid disappointment with his efforts to boost growth, …Yahoo’s Mayer Said to Have Fired Operating Chief De Castro (3)BusinessweekYahoo COO exit may be bad sign […]

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Sony PlayStation 4 Sales Top 2.1 Million as Hirai Seeks Revival – Businessweek

BusinessweekSony Corp. (6758) sold more than 2.1 million PlayStation 4 game consoles globally since its release last month as Chief Executive Officer Kazuo Hirai seeks to revive the company’s consumer electronics business. About 700,000 units were sold in Europe and …Global PlayStation 4 sales reach 2.1 million …CNETMicrosoft Reports Record Xbox One Sales Following DebutBloombergSony: […]

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Oakland’s Michael A Lenoir 114th President Of The National Medical Association

Oakland’s Michael A. LeNoir, M.D., a well-known practicing Pediatrician and Allergist in the San Francisco Bay Area, was installed as the 114th president of the National Medical Association during the organization’s 111th Annual Convention and Scientific Assembly in Toronto, Canada. The National Medical Association promotes the collective interests of over 32,000 physicians of African descent […]

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Tony Earley: PG&E CEO Wrong; San Bruno Fire CPUC Penalty Will Not Bankruptcy Utility

Tony Earley, the PG&E Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, who’s name could be the start of a hip-hop song that goes “Tony Earley. Tony Earley. Tony Earley” is totally wrong when he says that the San Bruno CPUC Penalty for the damage caused by the San Bruno Fire would require PG&E shareholders to sell billions […]

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Women in CE To Honor 5 Outstanding Women At CES Legacy Awards Reception

The Women In Consumer Electronics will meet at CES 2013 (Zennie62 coverage sponsored by Tout.com) January 8th Paris Hotel, 7-9 PM to honor five women who’s made significant contributions to the industry in different ways. The event will led by The Master of Ceremonies: Tricia Nystrom, Senior Merchant, Audio, Best Buy. Here’s what Women In […]

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Examiner.com Fails To Pay Bloggers, Takes Money; Come To Zennie62.com

If you’re thinking about blogging at Examiner.com, the local-news-focused series of websites that calls writers in various subject areas “Examiners,” think twice. You may not get paid for your work. UPDATE: EXAMINER.COM RESPONDS, WILL PAY ZENNIE62 This blogger’s normal place of content creation is here at Zennie62.com. But I have posted at The Examiner strictly […]