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Former Skype CEO Tony Bates named president of GoPro

Bates, who was passed over for the CEO job at Microsoft, won't be chief executive at GoPro, either.

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EU invests €2.8 billion in robotics to create new jobs

But researchers don't know how many old jobs they will destroy in the process

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SAP to create cloud services for industries

Analyst: It's 'high time' SAP did this

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US tech worker groups boycott IBM, Infosys, Manpower

Advocacy groups say the companies should look first for U.S. tech workers for U.S. IT jobs

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Wall Street Beat: What keeps tech execs up at night?

Competitive pressure fuels M&A, which then leads to enhanced risks at today's high valuations

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Ballin' like Ballmer: 9 other tech luminaries who could buy an NBA team

Steve Ballmer may be in line to snap up the Los Angeles Clippers for a cool $2 billion. But he's not the only tech industry heavyweight with the bankroll and vision to make it big in basketball.

on techhive.com

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Cloud provider FireHost's security chief brings lessons from the front lines

Chief Security Officer Jeff Schilling ran security at the US Army and Department of Defense

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Top executives fly the coop at Twitter, Foursquare

A top engineer at Twitter, and two business executives at Foursquare, are leaving

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer

Report: Steve Ballmer to buy Los Angeles Clippers basketball team

Reports by ESPN and the Los Angeles Times say the former Microsoft chief executive will spend $2 billion to buy L.A.'s basketball franchise.

World Tech Update: Apple buys Beats

Apple makes a big buy, Google intros a prototype driverless car and Pearl Harbor gets a digital makeover.

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Google concedes in diversity data that employees mainly male and white

Civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson has requested tech companies to reveal the data

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Amazon 'not optimistic' about ending book standoff with Hachette any time soon

Amazon recommends buying affected titles from its third-party sellers or competitors

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Wall Street Beat: Mobile, cloud trends spark tech mergers and acquisitions

Despite economic turbulence, tech leaders are confident that users will adopt cloud and mobile technology

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Court approval sought for $324M settlement of tech workers anti-poaching suit

The class representatives will each get $80,000 extra for their roles

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HP reports higher profit but cuts up to 16,000 more jobs

CEO Meg Whitman says the company's turnaround 'remains on track'.

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Internet measurement firm Renesys bought by Dyn

Renesys' Internet-monitoring data will be used in Dyn's traffic and email management platform