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Meet Kathy Brown, the Internet Society's New CEO
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Meet Kathy Brown, the Internet Society's New CEO

If you're the kind of person who keeps track of Internet policy and governance debates, you should know that the Internet Society has a new CEO.

What Last Week's Anti-U.S. Shift in Internet Governance Means to You
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What Last Week's Anti-U.S. Shift in Internet Governance Means to You

Last week a group of the Internet's governing organizations announced they were effectively turning their backs on the United States.

Many Questions for Michael Dell on Going Private, and What's Next
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Many Questions for Michael Dell on Going Private, and What's Next

Michael Dell is feeling aggressive.

Apple Has More Game-Changing Tech in the Works, Says CEO Tim Cook
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Apple Has More Game-Changing Tech in the Works, Says CEO Tim Cook

Last year, Apple CEO Tim Cook spent a lot of time answering questions about how Apple would be different from what it was under Steve Jobs, and just how he would...

How the Cloud and Big Data Might Help Win the Hacker Wars
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How the Cloud and Big Data Might Help Win the Hacker Wars

Hewlett-Packard's senior VP and head of its Software Enterprise Security Products, Art Gilliland, is speaking today at the RSA Security conference in San Francisco...

Seven More Questions for SAP's Co-CEO Bill McDermott
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Seven More Questions for SAP's Co-CEO Bill McDermott

The last time we heard from SAP co-CEO Bill McDermott, he talked a great deal about a then-upcoming product strategy called HANA. The idea was to move all of SAP's...

Seven Questions for Google Enterprise Chief Amit Singh
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Seven Questions for Google Enterprise Chief Amit Singh

It's been a big year for many things related to the Enterprise business at Google.

Eight Questions for Rick Smolan About the Human Face of Big Data
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Eight Questions for Rick Smolan About the Human Face of Big Data

If you work anywhere near anything that might be described as "Big Data" and have ever had trouble explaining to someone you care about why what you do matters,...

Eric Schmidt: Android-Apple Is the Defining Fight in the Industry Today
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Eric Schmidt: Android-Apple Is the Defining Fight in the Industry Today

The fight between Google and Apple over mobile devices is great for consumers, but the patent wars that have resulted are awful, said Google Chairman Eric Schmidt...

Seven Questions for Tom Leighton, Chief Scientist of Akamai
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Seven Questions for Tom Leighton, Chief Scientist of Akamai

You probably never think much about it, but there's a pretty good chance that in the course of doing your routine business on the Internet every day, you're also...

Seven Questions About Analytics for IBM's Mike Rhodin
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Seven Questions About Analytics for IBM's Mike Rhodin

You can't go very far with IBM before you hear the word "analytics."

Carrier IQ Gets Transparent About Its Mobile Monitoring
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Carrier IQ Gets Transparent About Its Mobile Monitoring

It's been a tumultuous few weeks for Carrier IQ, the mobile analytics outfit at the center of a continuing privacy brouhaha over what its diagnostic software...

Seven Questions for Iridium CEO Matthew Desch
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Seven Questions for Iridium CEO Matthew Desch

More often than not, the Iridium satellite phone system is remembered as one of the great telecom flameouts of the 1990s. It almost became a literal one: At one...

Seven Questions for IBM Fellow Bernie Meyerson
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Seven Questions for IBM Fellow Bernie Meyerson

There aren’t many technology companies around who can claim to be 100 years old. You're probably hearing that a lot as  media outlets report on the anniversary...

Seven Questions for Rackspace CTO John Engates
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Seven Questions for Rackspace CTO John Engates

In a completely rational world, Rackspace would no longer be a independent company. The Web host that has in recent years veered into the cloud services business...

DARPA's Regina Dugan on 'The Nation
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DARPA's Regina Dugan on 'The Nation

Dr. Regina Dugan is director of the Defense Advance Research Projects Agency, where she researches, develops, and demonstrates high-risk, high-payoff projects...

Seven Questions for Prith Banerjee, Hewlett-Packard's Head of Research
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Seven Questions for Prith Banerjee, Hewlett-Packard's Head of Research

It's been about two months since Hewlett-Packard’s new CEO Léo Apotheker put the company on a new cloud-centric path as part of a big speech laying out a new strategy...

Jobs and Apple Execs on Tracking Down the Facts About iPhones and Location
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Jobs and Apple Execs on Tracking Down the Facts About iPhones and Location

Although Apple was silent for several days after researchers raised issues about location information being stored on the iPhone, that wasn’t because it was ignoring...

Multitouch Pioneer Jeff Han Starts to Think Small (Devices)
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Multitouch Pioneer Jeff Han Starts to Think Small (Devices)

For years now, Jeff Han has been working on large-screen multitouch displays. Han and his company, Perceptive Pixel, are best known for creating the giant touch...
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