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Archive for October, 2014

31
Oct

MySpace Owner Names Ex-Ford Marketer as CMO

Jon Schulz will lead marketing at Interactive Media Holdings, which seeks to advance its reputation as a digital solutions provider.

31
Oct

Wal-Mart to close 30 stores in Japan

The world’s largest retailer, Wal-Mart, is closing 30 stores in Japan to improve profitability, the company says.

31
Oct

Bits Blog: Andy Rubin, Former Head of Android, Departs Google

The Google executive, who was in charge of the company’s robotics group and spearheaded the Android operating system, will start a tech incubator focused on hardware.



31
Oct

Takata, Supplier of Defective Airbags, Ordered to Submit Records

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration also told Takata, whose airbags have been recalled in over 14 million cars, that it must answer questions under oath.



31
Oct

Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life. …

Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life. Burton Hills

31
Oct

Russia and Ukraine agree gas deal

Russia will resume gas deliveries to Ukraine this winter in a deal brokered by the European Union, which will also safeguard supplies to EU countries.

31
Oct

DealBook: Investigation Causes Citigroup to Cut Profit

Citigroup says it has to cut its third-quarter earnings because of a $600 million increase in legal expenses. The bank said the increase was the result of “rapidly evolving regulatory inquiries and investigations.”



30
Oct

Facebook's Rapid Mobilization

Little more than two years ago Mark Zuckerberg’s mobile acumen was disrespected. But two years is an eon in digital time.