Meet Brian McAndrews, Pandora’s $400 Million CEO

The ad veteran talks about the radio service’s future, and Microsoft’s past.
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Pandora Media Names New CEO

Brian McAndrews is a former aQuantive and Microsoft exec.

How Google or Apple Could Make Web TV a Reality: Spend Billions on the NFL

Apple, Google, and the other tech giants can buy the rights to America’s most popular programming, and they can start the bidding now.
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Facebook in Talks to Buy Microsoft’s Atlas Ad Platform

A big deal in online advertising to counter Google’s DoubleClick hegemony?
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aQuantive Writedown Deflates Microsoft Earnings

Microsoft’s first ever quarterly loss. But, forward!
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Yahoo CEO Search in Final Stages, With Levinsohn and Kilar in Lead

For goodness sake, Yahoo board: Pick already!
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Microsoft Writing Off Nearly All of the $6.3 Billion It Paid for aQuantive

The software maker is taking a $6.2 billion non-cash charge, acknowledging the 2007 deal hasn’t helped its online services business as hoped.
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Here Are Some More Yahoo CEO Choices: Liddell, Rosenblatt, Desmond

Let’s throw a few more names on the fire!
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Yahoo Intensifies Search for CEO (With Hulu’s Kilar as One Dream Unicorn Candidate)

Wanted, one magical exec to work miracles against increasingly troublesome dragons. Ability to sparkle a plus.
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Former Microsoft Deal Guy Bruce Jaffe Lands at IPO Candidate Glam

Bruce Jaffe, last seen cutting deals for Microsoft, has a new gig: He’ll be CFO at Glam Media. Next up for the Web publisher: IPO?

Microsoft: Mr. Acquisitive?