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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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Is Apple's Siri Angelina Jolie... or Kathy Bates?

Hey, Apple's "personal concierge" Siri actually has a personality! But whose?

By October 13, 2011

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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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Microsoft's CEO short list falls short

Microsoft's handful of candidates to replace CEO Steve Ballmer is far from perfect. After all, Microsoft is a bit complicated and a tech conglomerate in many respects.

By November 6, 2013

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Judge cautions against some proposed reforms to NSA

The former presiding judge of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court writes a letter to lawmakers urging them to tread lightly with any changes to the secretive court's operations.

By January 14, 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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Microsoft reorg would expand roles of key execs

The president of Skype, Tony Bates, would handle acquisitions and relationships with developers, while Windows chief Julie Larson-Green would oversee hardware engineering for the whole company, says Bloomberg.

By July 3, 2013

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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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Microsoft's Skype purchase survives Cisco challenge

A European court rejects Cisco's appeal to quash the merger as approved based on concerns that it would create a monopoly.

By December 11, 2013