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If Microsoft CEO nod goes to Nadella, get to know Amy Hood

Should the Microsoft CEO rumors turn out to be true, the news will also hasten the public emergence of a skilled, but little-known behind-the-scenes exec.

By January 31, 2014

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Correction: OTOY's OctaneCloud AMI

This story initially misquoted OTOY's Jules Urbach and has been updated to clarify that Amazon added security measures to the OctaneCloud AMI.

Read the updated story here.

By December 18, 2013

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OctaneCloud AMI zooms past expectations, now free

Amazon Web Services' latest streaming success for games and apps, powered by the new JavaScript codec ORBX, becomes popular enough to drop from $99 to nada.

By December 18, 2013

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Telefonica's Yotam Ben-Ami fights for Firefox phones (Q&A)

The Spanish carrier has a lot riding on Mozilla's mobile OS. Its director of open Web devices reveals Latin America sales data that show Firefox OS has a shot at becoming the third mobile OS.

By October 18, 2013

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Speak Scrabblish and 'thwack your amis' at Scrabble (Q&A)

"Is That a Word?" author David Bukszpan wanted to improve his Scrabble game, but didn't want to memorize the dictionary. CNET talked to him about the game's unique -- and surprising -- lexicon.

By September 18, 2012

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Microsoft picks Amy Hood as chief financial officer

Hood becomes the first woman to hold the position and one of four in Microsoft's senior leadership ranks.

By May 8, 2013

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Amy Poehler tries to seduce Best Buy boys in Super Bowl

The "Parks and Recreation" star tries to make women feel so much more comfortable buying gadgets at Best Buy. Naturally, sex is her method.

By February 3, 2013

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Can Amy Poehler help Best Buy during the Super Bowl?

Best Buy will air one spot featuring the "Parks and Recreation" star during the game. Will it do any good?

By February 3, 2013

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How Doctor Who should've ended: the real farewell to Amy and Rory

An un-shot Doctor Who scene from 'The Angels take Manhattan' gives some much-needed closure on the exit of Amy and Rory.

By October 14, 2012

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Microsoft apologizes for 'vile' Amy Winehouse tweet

Microsoft's U.K. PR team sends out a tweet suggesting people should download the dead singer's "Back to Black" on Zune. Cynical or merely business?

By July 25, 2011