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The lights over your head are about to get smart

Bridgelux is building a new kind of lighting that turns your ceiling into a network of smart devices. CEO Bill Watkins has bet his first-class seat on it.

By October 19, 2012

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The lights over your head are about to get smart

Bridgelux is building a new kind of lighting that turns your ceiling into a network of smart devices. CEO Bill Watkins has bet his first class seat on it.

By October 19, 2012

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Jimmie Johnson's Famous Crash at Watkins Glen

Don't blink - you might miss it! Vintage footage of current NASCAR superstar Jimmie Johnson during his pre-Sprint Cup days in one of the most vicious crashes in auto racing history.

By July 30, 2009

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Ex-Seagate CEO Watkins back with chip start-up

Bill Watkins turns up on the board of a start-up developing a way to pack more high-density chips into devices.

By May 1, 2009

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Seagate replaces Watkins as CEO

Chairman Stephen Luczo, who served as chief executive of the hard-drive maker once before, takes over the reins at Seagate.

By January 12, 2009

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Ex-Seagate CEO to head LED maker Bridgelux

Bill Watkins makes the leap from disk drives to LEDs at start-up Bridgelux, where he plans to attack the general lighting market with low-cost manufacturing.

By January 12, 2010

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Podcast: Goby helps you find fun things to do

Larry Magid talks with Goby CEO Mark Watkins about his new search engine designed to help find things to do in your leisure time.

By October 9, 2009

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Why Netbooks are good for Seagate

Chief Executive Bill Watkins talks Netbooks, Palm's new smartphone, and his favorite CES trend.

By January 9, 2009

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Confessions of a (tech) Deadhead

As Seagate CEO Bill Watkins gears up for a fund-raising push to house the band's archives at UC Santa Cruz, he bemoans a nascent trend toward sartorial formality.

By June 3, 2008

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Head of hard-drive maker says U.S. needs new course

Bill Watkins, CEO of hard-drive maker Seagate Technology, sits down with CNET News.com's Michael Kanellos to discuss the future of the drive industry, the current economy, and some of the changes he'd like to see coming with the 2008 election.

By April 21, 2008