John Paczkowski

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SHOCKER! Yahoo Board Recommends Against Icahn Board Slate

Yahoo’s board has–surprise!–advised shareholders to reject the slate of dissident directors put forward by billionaire investor-agitator Carl Icahn. “We do not believe that election of the Icahn Entities’ nominees to our Board of Directors is in the best interests of our stockholders,” Yahoo (YHOO) said in a preliminary proxy statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission this afternoon.


Twitter’s Tanking

December 30, 2013 at 6:49 am PT

2013 Was a Good Year for Chromebooks

December 29, 2013 at 2:12 pm PT

BlackBerry Pulls Latest Twitter for BB10 Update

December 29, 2013 at 5:58 am PT

Apple CEO Tim Cook Made $4.25 Million This Year

December 28, 2013 at 12:05 pm PT

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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work