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Custom action figures mix 'Star Wars' with Russ Meyer

Comic actor Patton Oswalt commissioned an action figure series from the legendary Sillof. The result is "Faster, Empire! Strike! Strike!"

By April 10, 2013

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SNL's Seth Meyers pours cold water on Kindle Fire

Amazon's new Kindle Fire is clearly important enough to deserve a joke on "Saturday Night Live." It doesn't come out too well.

By October 2, 2011

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Report: AMD's Meyer fired over failure to target mobile devices

Ousted CEO found himself at odds with the board because of his lack of strategy and interest in pursuing a market in tablets and other mobile devices, according to The Wall Street Journal.

By January 12, 2011

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Meyer axed as AMD's chip strategy founders

In some important market segments, Advanced Micro Devices' chip strategy was not promising. But whether this had anything to do with the CEO's ouster, is not clear.

By January 10, 2011

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AMD's Meyer talks spin-off, Intel, small laptops

The chipmaker's chief executive, Dirk Meyer, talks about the company's competitiveness, Intel, and a new focus on processors for smaller, lighter laptops.

By February 26, 2009

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Ruiz out at AMD, Dirk Meyer new CEO

Hector Ruiz steps down from the top role at AMD despite pledging to stay on through 2008, as the company's financial performance apparently became impossible to ignore.

By July 17, 2008

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AMD, Dirk Meyer, and the eternal corporate battle

Concerns over AMD's succession plans come at a difficult time for the company, and revive that old tug-of-war between marketing and engineering.

By January 3, 2008

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AMD gives Dirk Meyer a seat on the board

The president and chief operating officer of the chipmaker will join CEO Hector Ruiz on AMD's board of directors.

By November 6, 2007

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Google fighting German plan for linking fee

Company kicks off a campaign against German government proposals that would force search engines to pay a copyright fee every time they bring up a snippet of a news story in results.

By November 27, 2012

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Researchers, Lego robot test Internet protocol for space

NASA and the European Space Agency have successfully tested something called the Disruption Tolerant Networking (DTN) protocol, which they hope will provide Internet-like communications in space.

By November 9, 2012