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06.10.14
Pinterest hires two former Apple execs to lead engineering and design
06.10.14

Pinterest hires two former Apple execs to lead engineering and design

Pinterest is doing really well - we're talking $5 billion valuation-level well. And to cement its...

By S. Silbert,   06.10.14
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08.15.13
Microsoft hires former Valve developer liaison to bolster Windows gaming
08.15.13

Microsoft hires former Valve developer liaison to bolster Windows gaming

The future of Microsoft's digital game distribution systems just got brighter. Jason Holtman, who...

By T. Seppala,   08.15.13
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06.27.13
Samsung lures former BlackBerry UK chief for EU business unit
06.27.13

Samsung lures former BlackBerry UK chief for EU business unit

When Rob Orr left his role as BlackBerry's UK and Ireland chief earlier this month, we knew it wou...

By D. Cooper,   06.27.13
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08.15.12
Fisker lands former GM exec and Chevy Volt guru Tony Posawatz as CEO
08.15.12

Fisker lands former GM exec and Chevy Volt guru Tony Posawatz as CEO

Fisker hasn't had what you'd call the best year so far, but it may have found the ticket to turnin...

By J. Fingas,   08.15.12
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07.02.12
HTC picks former AT&T exec Mike Woodward as North American president
07.02.12

HTC picks former AT&T exec Mike Woodward as North American president

HTC has been fighting to get a better relationship with US carriers lately, and it may have just ch...

By J. Fingas,   07.02.12
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06.28.12
Nintendo takes on Disney veteran as senior VP for digital in US, gets serious about this whole internet thing
06.28.12

Nintendo takes on Disney veteran as senior VP for digital in US, gets serious about this whole internet thing

Nintendo hinted it was improving its notoriously rudimentary online access with word of the Ninten...

By J. Fingas,   06.28.12
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06.18.12
Former iAd executive Mike Owen moves to AdColony
06.18.12

Former iAd executive Mike Owen moves to AdColony

Mike Owen, who worked at Apple on iAd, has left the company to join the mobile video ad network...

By M. Schramm,   06.18.12
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03.20.12
38 Studios staffing up with MMO vets for Amalur
03.20.12

38 Studios staffing up with MMO vets for Amalur

Now that Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning is out and available, 38 Studios may be in a position to ret...

By M. Schramm,   03.20.12
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02.28.12
Mojang acquires Minecraft mod makers, will make mods official
02.28.12

Mojang acquires Minecraft mod makers, will make mods official

The four main developers behind Bukkit, a popular set of unofficial modifications for Minecraft ser...

By M. Schramm,   02.28.12
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