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Microsoft confirms Bates, Reller to exit company

Executives Tony Bates and Tami Reller will be leaving the software giant, and Mark Penn, creator of the "Scroogled" ad campaign, will now be chief strategy officer.

By March 3, 2014

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Microsoft to lose execs Bates and Reller, report says

Headed for the exit, according to Recode, are Tony Bates, who oversees business development, and Tami Reller, head of marketing for the software maker.

By March 2, 2014

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Supervalu latest major company to fall victim to cyberattack

The company has notified customers of criminal "intrusion" of its network. Albertsons stores, among others previously owned by Supervalu, are also affected in a related breach.

By August 15, 2014

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Alleged Comcast customer service handbook: 'Take Control'

The release of a handbook purportedly given to customer-retention agents reveals an intense series of steps to stop customers from leaving.

By August 5, 2014

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Viral video: First, strangers kissed; now (surprise) they disrobe

The recent success of a film for a fashion designer has spawned a sequel: strangers removing clothes and getting into bed.

By July 12, 2014

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Greenpeace flies blimp over Silicon Valley to deliver clean energy message

One day after grading tech companies on their use of clean energy, a Greenpeace blimp drives home the point for morning commuters in the Bay Area with a fly-by.

By April 3, 2014

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Yep, it's playable Tetris on a business card

An Arduino-based project shakes up the boring world of business cards by embedding a playable Tetris game.

By March 4, 2014

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A closer look at the Microsoft insiders who didn't get the job

Satya Nadella wasn't the only Microsoft insider on the CEO shortlist. What's next for Tony Bates, Kevin Turner, and Stephen Elop now that they didn't get top spot?

By February 5, 2014

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NSA foe Greenwald, eBay's Omidyar to launch digital magazine next week

Journalism effort backed by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar and involving Glenn Greenwald -- the man to whom Edward Snowden leaked many of his NSA documents -- plans to launch its first pub early next week.

By February 6, 2014

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Battle of the (broad)bands: Online music's Grammy picks

Online music services mine data to figure out the music you like. So who did they predict as Grammy winners? And which service came out on top?

By January 26, 2014