RealNetworks Hires Adobe’s Thomas Nielsen As CEO

  By Vikram Sethi RealNetworks has named Thomas Nielsen as its new president and chief executive officer. Nielsen, who will also become a member of its Board of Directors, starts at RealNetworks on...

Leonardo DiCaprio Is The Newest VC Boy

The Titanic heart throb is not just playing a venture capitalist on the New York City offices of mobli; he is an investor in the startup and has an advisory role....

Emerson Electric’s David Farr Elected To IBM Board

David N. Farr has been elected to be part of the IBM board. Mr. Farr, 56, is chairman and chief executive officer of Emerson Electric, a diversified global manufacturing and technology...

Meet The New IBM CEO: Virginia M. Rometty

The IBM board of directors has elected Virginia M. Rometty president and chief executive officer of the company, effective January 1, 2012. She will also start as a member of the...

‘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...

Steve Jobs Memorial Video Uploaded By Apple

Apple has uploaded a video of Steve Jobs’ memorial service held on October 19th with the Apple employees filmed live at the company’s Cupertino campus.  Condolence messages from over a million...

Burke Norton Is New Chief Legal Officer Of Salesforce

Burke Norton has joined Salesforce as executive vice president and chief legal officer. Norton will be reporting to Salesforce chairman and CEO Marc Benioff. In his role as Chief Legal Officer for...

Shane Robinson Retires From HP

Hewlett Packard’s Shane Robison will retire as executive vice president and chief strategy and technology officer effective the first of November. HP will not be replacing the role of chief strategy...

The Unofficial Official Steve Jobs Day

By Sudarshana Banerjee “This Sunday will be Steve Jobs Day in the State of California,” tweeted the state’s governor, Edmund G. Brown or Jerry Brown. Apple is reportedly holding a closed-door private...

Creator Of C Programming Language Passes Away

  Dennis Ritchie, the creator of the C programming language and a key developer of the Unix operating system, has died. Ritchie was a pioneer of modern computing as we know it. C...

Vladimir Putin, Wen Jiabao Oversee Formation Of The Russia-China Investment Fund

China Investment Corporation (CIC), China’s sovereign wealth fund, and the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), the fund recently established by the Russian government, announced plans to set up the $3 billion...

SecondMarket Names Lauren Sorof Head of Events

SecondMarket has announced that Lauren Sorof has been named the company’s Head of Events. Prior to joining SecondMarket, Sorof most recently served as Managing Director and Head of US Event Marketing at...

Michael Dell Is New Chairman Of The Technology CEO Council

Michael Dell, chairman and CEO of Dell, has been named as chairman of the Technology CEO Council, the information technology industry’s public-policy advocacy organization comprising CEOs from America’s leading information technology...

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...