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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 Apr. 14, 2014

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Microsoft names Satya Nadella as CEO

Microsoft didn't have to look far in its six-month search for a new CEO. The company has tapped Satya Nadella to replace Steve Ballmer. Nadella, who has been at Microsoft for 22 years, will become the third CEO in Microsoft's four-decade-long history. As CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports, Microsoft's new chief faces some serious challenges.

By Feb. 4, 2014

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New domain names, same old trademark problems

As Net addresses like .pink, .flights, and .coffee arrive, trademark holders have some new versions of old headaches. Canyon Bicycle prevailed to claim canyon.bike, though.

By Mar. 25, 2014

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Microsoft ponders new names for SkyDrive

A UK court ruled in July that "SkyDrive" infringed on British Sky Broadcasting Group's "Sky" trademark, and Microsoft is reportedly near picking a new moniker.

By Nov. 25, 2013

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Microsoft names Satya Nadella new CEO

The new CEO replaces Steve Ballmer and will take the reins as Bill Gates steps down as chairman, but remains a "technology advisor."

By Feb. 4, 2014

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Motorola names new COO as it prepares to move from Google to Lenovo

Rick Osterloh becomes new chief operating officer, as Motorola readies its shift to Lenovo, which is fast bulking up as a supplier of everything from smartphones to servers.

By Apr. 9, 2014

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North Korea names space agency 'NADA,' mimics NASA logo

North Korea's newly named space agency sports the unfortunate acronym "NADA" and features a familiar-looking logo.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Worst product names spotted at CES 2014 (pictures)

This year at CES, you couldn't swing a CAT-5 cable without hitting an unusually named product. Here's a collection of some of the more memorable and/or puzzling names CNET editors saw at the show.

12 Images By Jan. 13, 2014

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Court to Yelp: Reveal names of negative reviewers

A Virginia court insists that seven people who posted anonymous reviews about a carpet cleaning company should be unmasked, because the company believes they were not real customers.

By Jan. 9, 2014

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Indie-darling filmmakers: Vimeo has $10M with your names on it

In a bid to get exclusives on the most promising videos, the hosting site earmarks $10 million to directly invest in films that premiere at top festivals or garner $10,000 in crowdfunded support.

By Mar. 6, 2014