The Longish Goodbye: Highlights From AllThingsD Staffers Johnson, Del Rey and Cha

I don’t know why you say hello, we say goodbye.

Lockerz, Though Not Quite Dead, Raises $9 Million to Shift Focus to New Shopping Site Ador

A new beginning for the heavily funded Seattle startup.

Amazon Builds the Spheres, While Google Opts for the Hulk

Analog is the new digital.
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Steve Ballmer’s Tearful Goodbye to Microsoft

Complete with a “Dirty Dancing” sendoff soundtrack.

Is Ford’s Alan Mulally Now in the Lead to Be New CEO of Microsoft?

Can the car maker fix what ails the tech giant?
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Tragedy: Amazon’s First CFO and Internet Pioneer Joy Covey Dies in Bike Accident

A small glimpse into the life of an extraordinary woman.

Former Yahoo and Microsoft Media Exec Scott Moore Tapped as Cheezburger President and COO

He ran MSN and Yahoo Media, but can he herd some cats?

Online Photo Vet Jumps Back Into the Biz After His PicMonkey Investment Blows Up

Carried by mommybloggers, PicMonkey has 20 million monthly active users and is profitable a year after launch.

Tred Brings Home Test-Drives to Car Shopping, With Backing From Investors Like Chris Sacca

Isn’t everything about the process of buying a car just … fantastic? Yeah, not so much.
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After Zynga Confirms 18 Percent Layoffs, It Lowers Guidance in All-In Mobile Move

More tough choices for the troubled gaming company.