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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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Apple to Pay Back Parents of Children on App-Spending Sprees – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle(Updates with Cook e-mail to employees in 11th paragraph.) Jan. 15 (Bloomberg) — Apple Inc. said it would refund at least $32.5 million to consumers to settle a U.S. Federal Trade Commission complaint that it billed for mobile application purchases made by …Apple coughs up 2 hours of sales to refund kids’ $32.5m […]

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BlackBerry Sues Seacrest’s Typo Over IPhone Case Design – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle(Updates with excerpt from complaint in second paragraph.) Jan. 3 (Bloomberg) — BlackBerry Ltd., the smartphone maker that has lost business to Apple Inc. and Google Inc., sued Ryan Seacrest’s Typo Products LLC alleging it copied designs for a keyboard …BlackBerry sues Ryan Seacrest-backed Typo iPhone keyboard, alleges patent …Apple InsiderBlackBerry suing Typo, […]

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Green Bay Cold Threatens to Outfreeze NFL Ice Bowl Record – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle(Updates with Bengals’ sellout in 10th paragraph.) Jan. 3 (Bloomberg) — The Green Bay Packers may be about to host the coldest game in National Football League history, eclipsing their own record that was set during the 1967 game known as the Ice Bowl.Script is flipped in historic Packers-49ers rivalryPackers.comGreen Bay playoff game […]

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Apple Reaches China Mobile Deal for IPhone in Biggest Market – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle(Updates with U.S. share price in fifth paragraph.) Dec. 23 (Bloomberg) — Apple Inc., ending six years of negotiations, struck a deal to sell the iPhone through China Mobile Ltd., giving both companies a means to fight declining share in the market of 1.2 billion …In China, Apple spies 763 million potential iPhone […]