Conan O’Brien: I’m Going To Conquer LinkedIn

Conan O'Brien has zero followers on LinkedIn. All that is about to change. "I will conquer LinkedIn," says the comic virtuoso. Conan wants to be ranked as among the top LinkedIn Influencers. Lets...

On Tumblr: Have You Seen Jony Ive Redesigns Things?

You must be reading a lot of Apple stories today. TechTaffy carried five copies, and two more are scheduled. Whew. Okay, lets have some fun. Have you seen this Tumblr blog called...

Twitter General Counsel Leaves

Twitter general counsel Alex MacGillivray is leaving the microblogging site. Passing the torch. I care deeply about Twitter and our users, will continue to help while exploring other passions http://t.co/EBY6UZyN72 — Alex Macgillivray (@amac) August...

Foundation Capital Names Adit Singh Partner

Former Comcast Ventures investor Aditya (Adit) Singh has been named a partner at Foundation Capital. In this role, Mr. Singh will focus on identifying and investing in startups specializing in enterprise...

Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer Very Much In Vogue

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is featured in Vogue, in an article by Jacob Weisberg. Here is the link.

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer To Retire

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer will be retiring as CEO within the next year. The company expects to have a new CEO at the helm before that. Steve Ballmer: There is never a...

The Internet Society Board Appoints New Members

The Internet Society board of trustees seated its new board and elected a new Chair, Robert Hinden, at a recent meeting in Berlin, Germany. Mr. Hinden is replacing outgoing Chair Eva Frölich,...

Thought Leaders: Catching Up With Eric Migicovsky, CEO, Pebble

We catch up with Eric Migicovsky, the founder and CEO of Pebble, at an IEEE event. Here is a quick introduction, for those of us who may need it. Pebble is a...

Meet Melody Meckfessel, Google’s ‘Scotty’

Cade Metz of Wired magazine profiles Melody Meckfessel, a Google engineer responsible for the developer tools used internally by other Google engineers.

Fusion-io Appoints Pankaj Mehra CTO

Fusion-io has appointed Dr. Pankaj Mehra as CTO and senior vice president. Mr. Mehra, who had been advising the Fusion-io office of the CTO in recent months, will oversee the research...

Peter Lauria Joins Social News Site BuzzFeed As Business Editor

Social news site BuzzFeed has hired Peter Lauria to create a business vertical. Mr. Lauria, a veteran reporter who has covered the intersection of media, technology, and finance for more than...

Jonathan Sills Joins Battery Ventures

Jonathan Sills has joined Battery Ventures as an Executive-in-Residence (EIR) in its Menlo Park office. Mr. Sills, previously CMO at Shoedazzle and SVP at Proflowers, will bring his more than 14...

“We Have A Blackberry 10 Device For Every Price”

The new Blackberry 10 device is launching today morning. A conversation  with  Dr. Ronjon Nag, vice president of the Blackberry App World and Intelligent Systems. Five-six devices this year A Blackberry for every...

Innovation, R&D, Future, Facebook: Interview With Stephen Hoover, CEO Of Xerox PARC

“There is a problem with the Internet,” says Dr. Stephen Hoover, the CEO of PARC. “It is not scaling well.” PARC is working on fixing it, of course. What about the Internet of Things?...