My Short List for Intel’s Next CEO

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On June 21, Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) announced that Brian Krzanich, who had been the company’s CEO since May 2013, had resigned. Current CFO Bob Swan, who joined the chip giant in 2016, is now serving as interim CEO while the company’s board of directors conducts a search for a permanent […]

Violence erupts after right-wing group holds Oregon march

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Violent skirmishes erupted in Portland, Oregon, between a right-wing group and anti-fascists who have previously clashed across the Pacific Northwest, leading to injuries and arrests. Four people were taken to hospitals, including one who suffered serious injuries during what Portland Police declared a riot. One officer was also hurt after […]

Consent law revising rape criteria takes effect in Sweden

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A law that allows sex without explicit consent to be prosecuted as rape has gone into effect in Sweden, putting the country on par with several others in Europe. The consent provision that took effect on Sunday was part of broader sexual crimes legislation Swedish approved lawmakers in May. Previously, […]

AT&T Is Making a Big Bet on Targeted Ads

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AT&T (NYSE: T) recently agreed to acquire digital ad exchange AppNexus for what is estimated to be $1.6 billion to $2 billion. The purchase will enable the telco to integrate AppNexus’ network, which automatically matches advertisers with online publishers, into its wireless services, DirecTV, and newly acquired Time Warner properties. […]