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US looking to Google's Megan Smith to be chief tech officer?

As the search for the country's new CTO gets under way, one report says the choice could be the vice president of Google X.

By August 28, 2014

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Nextbit hires former HTC design chief

The Google-backed mobile and cloud startup puts Scott Croyle in charge of design and product, and adds him to its board.

By August 26, 2014

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Fed chief Yellen warns social-media stock prices are too high

In a report to Congress, the Federal Reserve Board chairwoman cautions that equity valuations for companies like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn are "substantially stretched."

By July 15, 2014

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Former retail chief: Only 1 in 100 Apple store visitors actually buys

In an interview at Stanford, Ron Johnson explains that Apple stores aren't places to sell. They are places to be.

By July 9, 2014

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NSA chief downplays damage caused by Snowden leaks

While former NSA head General Keith Alexander lambasted Edward Snowden for putting US security at risk, Vice Admiral Michael S. Rogers says the leaks don't mean "the sky is falling."

By June 30, 2014

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Apple's new retail chief advises newbies to 'stay in your lane'

Angela Ahrendts makes her first public comments as head of online and physical retail at Apple -- in a LinkedIn blog post for people transitioning to new jobs.

By June 23, 2014

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Xbox chief says game on: 'I'm focused on winning'

Microsoft was criticized after its E3 media event barely mentioned the Kinect motion sensor or new TV initiatives. But the Xbox maker had its reasons.

By June 11, 2014

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Halo Master Chief preorders top Amazon charts

The new collection for the Xbox One, which packages all four current Halo games, is proving a hit among eager buyers.

By June 10, 2014

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Halo 5 confirmed for 2015, Halo Master Chief Collection out in Nov

343 Industries confirms a remastered version of its previous four games will be out before Halo 5: Guardians, which debuts in 2015.

By June 9, 2014

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Yahoo's mobile chief: Acquisition spree about playing 'catch-up'

Since taking over Yahoo in 2012, Marissa Mayer has bought companies at a breakneck clip. Yahoo's mobile czar, Adam Cahan, says the reason is simple: because they had to.

By June 8, 2014