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Bill Vlasic / New York Times:
Ford replaces Mark Fields as CEO with Jim Hackett, head of its autonomous vehicle unit   —  (Editors' note: Ford on Monday announced the replacement of its chief executive, Mark Fields, vowing to catch up in the race to build self-driving cars and define a new era in personal mobility.)
May 22, 2017, 12:25 AMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / Recode:
Sources: Uber board director Ryan Graves and CTO Thuan Pham may come under scrutiny in the sexual harassment investigation and could be fired   —  Several sources suspect that board member and executive Ryan Graves and CTO Thuan Pham will be found liable.  —  Uber's investigation …
May 16, 2017, 10:05 AMIn context
Samanth Subramanian / Bloomberg:
Profile of Margrethe Vestager, EU Competition Commissioner since 2014, who's challenged major US tech firms including Apple, Google, Amazon during her tenure   —  Apple.  Google.  Amazon.  EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager has challenged them all.  —  From Subscribe Reprints
May 10, 2017, 3:40 PMIn context
Recode:
Interview with FCC Chairman Ajit Pai on his approach to regulation, net neutrality, investment in broadband infrastructure, media ownership rules, and mergers   —  Net neutrality, antitrust, infrastructure, mergers — it's all here.  —  On this special bonus episode of Recode Decode …
May 5, 2017, 3:35 PMIn context
Etsy Investor Relations:
Etsy Q1 rev up 18.4% YoY to $96M; CEO Chad Dickerson to be replaced by Josh Silverman, give chair role to Fred Wilson; firm to lay off 80; stock down 8%+   —  Etsy, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial ResultsAnnounces CEO Transition  —  Etsy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ETSY), which builds markets …
May 2, 2017, 4:22 PMIn context
Deepa Seetharaman / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: code written by women at Facebook rejected far more than men's; Facebook says study inaccurate, performed by former employee with incomplete data   —  Analysis found female engineers received 35% more rejections of their code than men  —  Last year, a longtime engineer …
May 2, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context
Deepa Seetharaman / Wall Street Journal:
Profile of Instagram COO Marne Levine, who is helping the company mature into a full-fledged business by pushing Facebook for resources, expanding partnerships   —  As chief operating officer, Marne Levine has been helping the photo-sharing app mature into a full-fledged business
Apr 16, 2017, 5:35 PMIn context
Brian Fagioli / BetaNews:
Mark Shuttleworth to take over as Canonical CEO in July as current CEO Jane Silber announces her departure and move to board of directors   —  Ubuntu is in a very weird and uncertain place right now.  If you have been following the Linux distribution lately, you would know that Canonical dropped …
Apr 12, 2017, 7:35 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Sources: Marissa Mayer will not be part of Verizon's AOL-Yahoo combined company Oath, which will be led by AOL CEO Tim Armstrong   —  The Yahoo CEO is on her way out, say sources, which is really no surprise.  —  According to sources, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will not be continuing …
Apr 3, 2017, 5:30 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / Recode:
Mark Rosekind, the former head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration under Obama, joins stealth startup Zoox as chief safety innovation officer   —  Mark Rosekind, the former head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, is now at secretive self-driving startup Zoox as its chief safety innovation officer.
Apr 3, 2017, 3:00 PMIn context

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