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MIT Sloan CIO Symposium takes on mobile, data, clouds

This year's symposium highlights the challenges of dealing with legacy while embracing new computing approaches.

By May. 23, 2012

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A focus on possibilities at MIT Sloan CIO Symposium

A changing workforce, the opportunities of big data, and the need for broad risk management were among the key themes at the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium.

By May. 19, 2011

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Sloan Foundation gives Wikimedia Foundation $3 million

Money, to be paid out in three annual million-dollar installments, will go to infrastructure and supporting new Wikipedia features.

By Mar. 25, 2008

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Can a Nest smoke detector be as exciting as the iPod?

Nest Labs, founded by the man dubbed the "father of the iPod," has found a way to get into your home in addition to its thermostat: a $129 smoke and carbon monoxide detector called Nest Protect. CNET's Paul Sloan sat down with Nest CEO Tony Fadell to find out how the two devices work together, what he learned at Apple, and his vision for the connected home.

By Oct. 8, 2013

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Nest's Tony Fadell on reinventing the smoke detector -- and your home (Q&A)

Nest is tackling another part of the home, with the rollout of a smoke detector called Nest Protect. Dull stuff? Hardly. It's all about changing the way we live, the CEO says.

By Oct. 8, 2013

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How Apple's iTunes Radio will rock the world

With iTunes Radio, Apple wants to be your DJ -- and big music labels are rooting for its success. Pandora, meantime, says growth is slowing.

By Sep. 17, 2013

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Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg cashes in $91 million in stock

The Facebook COO received a fat payday thanks to Wall Street's newfound love of the stock.

By Aug. 9, 2013

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Crank it up: Russell Simmons, Universal Music launch label -- on YouTube

EXCLUSIVE: The man behind Def Jam, who brought hip-hop to the masses, is out to create stars on YouTube through the newly-created All Def Music. And he's teaming up with the world's largest music company to do it.

By Jul. 23, 2013

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Amazon scores victory against Pinterest over control of .pin

Pinterest loses its fight to keep Amazon from controlling the new top-level domain .pin.

By Jul. 18, 2013

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Beats trying to launch streaming music service with AT&T

Exclusive: Music industry legend Jimmy Iovine wants to launch his Spotify competitor with a big splash, which is why he's trying to partner with a wireless carrier.

By Jul. 8, 2013