James Clifford To Head AMD Global Operations

AMD has appointed James Clifford as senior vice president of Global Operations, reporting to President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su. Mr. Clifford will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of AMD's end-to-end...

HTC Appoints Cher Wang CEO, Peter Chou To Head Future Development

HTC has named Cher Wang, chairman and co-founder of HTC, as chief executive officer. Former CEO Peter Chou will transition to a new role as head of HTC Future Development Lab, where...

‘Father Of iPod’ Makes Thermostats. Yes, Thermostats.

Tony Fadell's thermostats are unlike any other thermostat you may have ever seen. Mr. Fadell, who also answers to the moniker 'father of iPod', was instrumental in the development of the...

DocuSign appoints Kirsten Wolberg chief technology and operations officer

DocuSign has appointed Kirsten Wolberg as chief technology and operations officer. Ms. Wolberg will report to Dan Springer, DocuSign's CEO. In another development, Steve Krause was appointed as SVP strategy and product marketing.

Former Samsung North America CEO to head Nokia Technologies

Nokia has appointed Gregory Lee, former president and CEO of Samsung Electronics, North America, as president of Nokia Technologies. Mr. Lee joins Nokia after a 13-year career at Samsung. He is a graduate of...

Zoosk Names Kelly Steckelberg CEO

Online dating platform Zoosk has named Kelly Steckelberg as chief executive officer. The company also said in a press release that it is delaying its plans to become a public company, and will reevaluate...

WordPress Pays Tribute To Jobs – A Retro Mac Theme

The WordPress theme team worked through the night to pull out a rabbit from their collective hats, only in this case it is a Steve Jobs Retro Mac OS theme. “I...

Rackspace appoints new board members

Rackspace has appointed Jeff Benjamin, Tim Campos, Dhiren Fonseca, and Mitch Garber as members of its board of directors. Jeffrey Benjamin brings 25 years of investment banking, investment management and board experience to...

Barracuda co-founder and CMO steps down; Erin Hintz to lead marketing

Barracuda Networks' co-founder and chief marketing officer/executive vice president Michael Perone is stepping down as CMO, says the company. Erin Hintz, most recently CMO at Urban Airship, will be taking over...

Micron appoints Manish Bhatia as EVP of global operations

Micron Technology has appointed Manish Bhatia as executive vice president of Global Operations. He will report directly to Sanjay Mehrotra, president and CEO. Mr. Bhatia will be responsible for driving Micron’s end-to-end...

RealD CTO Quits

Gary Sharp, RealD’s chief technology officer and chief innovation officer, will be leaving the company on March next year. It does not currently expect to fill the positions, said ReadlD in a statement.

Rackspace Appoints Kevin Costello To Board

Kevin Costello has joined the Rackspace board of directors. Mr. Costello served as the president of Ariba for six years, and was subsequently a president at SAP, when the company acquired Ariba in 2012. Prior...

Microsoft appoints PepsiCo CFO Hugh Johnston to board

Microsoft has appointed Hugh Johnston, vice chairman and chief financial officer of PepsiCo, to its board of directors and to the board’s audit committee. Mr. Johnston, 56, has served as the chief...

Panasonic North America names Tom Gebhardt new CEO

Panasonic has named Tom Gebhardt, currently president of Panasonic Automotive Systems, to succeed Joseph Taylor as chairman and CEO of Panasonic of North America. Mr. Gebhardt, a 32-year veteran of the...

Atari, Chuck E. Cheese founder launches Modal VR for enterprises

Nolan Bushnell, founder of Atari and Chuck E. Cheese, have launched a virtual reality platform for businesses, called Modal VR, along with Jason Crawford, founder of Tiny Castle Studios. Modal VR offers...