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Bose has been secretly working on high-tech stoves

CNET got an exclusive look at Bose's upcoming induction stovetop that it designed to create the ultimate cooking experience. See it action.

By February 5, 2016

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Why that crazy-fast home Internet replacement may be too good to be true

From complications related to the radio airwaves it will use to the cost of deploying the network, there are many reasons why Starry has its share of skeptics.

By January 31, 2016

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News Corp. CEO calls Google thieves (and other things)

Technically Incorrect: Robert Thompson even mocked Google's new Alphabet and tried to find negative adjectives to suit each letter.

By August 14, 2015

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Getting to know John Thompson, Microsoft's new chairman

Meet the former IBMer who is taking over the chairman role from Bill Gates after having only joined the board two years ago.

By February 4, 2014

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Rumor redux: So why not John Thompson as Microsoft CEO?

After striking out with Plan A, there's a stronger-than-ever case for why Microsoft ought to go with Plan B.

By January 21, 2014

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Scott Thompson

Talk about a roller coaster. In the span of seven months, Scott Thompson took over leadership at Yahoo, started a patent war, got forced out amid scandal, then became CEO at a new company.

By December 11, 2012

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Scott Thompson's resume ends one job at Yahoo -- just not his

The Yahoo CEO's inflated resume has apparently cost its first job. Patti Hart, who led the search that named Thompson CEO, will not seek re-election to the Yahoo board, All Things D reports.

By May 8, 2012

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History suggests Thompson's days numbered at Yahoo

Top executives at RadioShack, Veritas, and Lotus all left their jobs after falsehoods were found on their resumes. A business ethicist calls the academic misstatements of Yahoo's CEO "fatal."

By May 4, 2012

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Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson's pinata party

Is Thompson's alleged resume-padding so lethal that he cannot survive? That would be up to Yahoo's board, employees, and shareholders to decide. The sound of the pinata being whacked will not be lost on them.

By May 4, 2012

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Tech world is out for blood -- Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson's

commentary Thanks to his decision to start a patent war with Facebook, Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson is facing a battle he isn't likely to survive.

By May 4, 2012