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‘Horrific:’ Microsoft CEO addresses Charlottesville and the Google diversity memo in an e-mail to employees (MSFT)

In a memo to employees, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella addressed both the violent white supremacist rally in Charlottesville and the controversial Google diversity manifesto, calling both horrific. This past week and in particular this weekend’s events in Charlottesville have been horrific. What I’ve seen and read has had a profound impact on me and I am Continue reading Horrific: Microsoft CEO addresses Charlottesville and the Google diversity memo in an e-mail to employees (MSFT)
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Benchmark says it’s suing Uber’s ex CEO because of ‘behavior that was utterly unacceptable’

Benchmark Capital, the investor and board member that filed a lawsuit against former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick last week, has published an open letter to employees explaining itself. In it, the VC warns that Kalanick appears to have undermined the search for a new CEO and that it fears he is plotting his return to Continue reading Benchmark says it s suing Uber s ex CEO because of behavior that was utterly unacceptable
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Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick says he is ‘baffled’ by the bombshell lawsuit that claims he committed fraud

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick attacked the hostile actions of one of the company s largest investors, speaking out for the first time since a bombshell lawsuit last week sought to oust him from the board of the company he cofounded. Kalanick said he was baffled by the lawsuit brought by Benchmark Capital, an early Uber investor that now Continue reading Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick says he is baffled by the bombshell lawsuit that claims he committed fraud
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Here’s how much Uber stock ousted CEO Travis Kalanick actually controls

It s been widely known that Travis Kalanick s shares in Uber gave him significant control over the company even after he was ousted as its CEO.  But we didn t know for sure how much voting power he really had — until now. According to a lawsuit filed by Benchmark Capital on Thursday against Kalanick, Uber s founder owns about 10% Continue reading Here s how much Uber stock ousted CEO Travis Kalanick actually controls
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Crowdfunding platform Seedrs has a new CEO

LONDON — Crowdfunding platform Seedrs announced on Thursday that it has appointed a new CEO after an 18-month search. Jeff Kelisky, who joined Seedrs as COO in January, is being promoted to run the business. Jeff Lynn, who cofounded the company and served as CEO for five years, is becoming executive chairman. Kelisky s promotion comes Continue reading Crowdfunding platform Seedrs has a new CEO
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Google CEO says he cut his family vacation short because of an anti-diversity scandal sparked by an employee’s manifesto

Following the release of a controversial manifesto written by a Google employee, CEO Sundar Pichai said that the  very difficult few days had forced him to end his family vacation. I have been on work related travel in Africa and Europe the past couple of weeks and had just started my family vacation here this week, wrote Pichai in Continue reading Google CEO says he cut his family vacation short because of an anti-diversity scandal sparked by an employee s manifesto
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Google Fiber is losing its second CEO in less than a year (GOOG, GOOGL)

Google Fiber, the high-speed internet service operated by Alphabet, has lost its second CEO in less than a year.  Gregory McCray is stepping down from the CEO job of Access, the Alphabet subsidiary that houses the Fiber unit, according to a report in Bloomberg on Monday.  The change is the latest shake-up at Access, which announced in Continue reading Google Fiber is losing its second CEO in less than a year (GOOG, GOOGL)
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