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Lookout Mobile Security nabs $150 million in funding

As it prepares for a larger push beyond consumers into the business market, Lookout Mobile Security locks down one of the largest rounds of funding ever disclosed for a tech security firm.

By August 13, 2014

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Mozilla names Chris Beard permanent CEO

The acting CEO, hired back to Mozilla in April after a two-week crisis left the Firefox developer without a leader, will have a full slate of management and technology issues to handle.

By July 28, 2014

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Mozilla under fire: Inside the 9-day reign of fallen CEO Brendan Eich

The co-founder's high-profile exit from the maker of Firefox wasn't just about his gay marriage stance. Insiders describe a revered technologist with management issues -- and a reluctant board.

By June 13, 2014

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Mozilla names insider Chris Beard as interim CEO

Trying to recover quickly from a firestorm over gay marriage that brought down its last CEO in just 11 days, Mozilla names a new chief executive and begins to reshape its board.

By April 14, 2014

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Exclusive: Mozilla CEO Eich says gay-marriage firestorm could hurt Firefox (Q&A)

Brendan Eich's 2008 donation to an anti-gay-marriage cause now dogs his new CEO job. In his first interview about it, he resists calls to resign or recant, but argues inclusiveness makes Mozilla's world-spanning community possible.

By April 1, 2014

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EA founder raises $6.5 million for children's learning game

The round was led by Greylock Partners, following a previous round led by Andreessen Horowitz.

By February 26, 2014

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Objecting to new CEO, resignations sweep Mozilla board: Report

Three directors step down because they wanted a mobile-market expert from outside, not CTO Brendan Eich, as the new CEO, the WSJ reports. Also, Eich is dogged by concerns over 2008 gay-marriage stance.

By March 28, 2014

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Pandora hooks international Xbox exec as strategy chief

The Internet's biggest radio service hires Sara Clemens, a former Microsoft executive with lots of international credentials on her resume, as its chief strategy officer.

By February 24, 2014

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Mozilla CEO John Lilly to step down and head to Greylock

The well-regarded CEO is preparing to give up his post at the open-source software foundation. A search for his replacement is under way.

By May 11, 2010

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Evan Williams' media startup Medium raises $25M

The publishing platform that's a mix between Twitter and Blogger gets a hefty wad of cash in venture capital funding.

By January 28, 2014