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  Larry Ellison is stepping down as Oracle CEO

year 2014 Top ^

  San Francisco Bay Area: Ellison, 70, is a college dropout who founded Oracle in 1977 and has grown it to a market value of $182 billion

year 2013 Top ^

  San Francisco Bay Area: Hugo Barra is leaving the company to join up-and-coming Chinese firm Xiaomi, as co-founder Sergey Brin confirms he is 'living apart' from his wife

year 2012 Top ^

  San Francisco Bay Area: The chief executive of computer firm Yahoo has stepped down, amid accusations that a fake computer science degree was included on his CV
 He has been replaced by global media head Ross Levinsohn. The firm is close to agreeing a truce with activist shareholder Daniel Loeb, who discovered Thompson's mistake
Jan.17 Yahoo founder Jerry Yang resigns  San Francisco Bay Area: Yang founded the online company in 1995 with David Filo and was its chief executive from June 2007 until January 2009. He resigned from its board

year 2011 Top ^

Sep.6 Online firm Yahoo fires CEO Bartz
  San Francisco Bay Area: Yahoo's chief executive Carol Bartz has been fired by the internet company after two-and-a-half years in the top job Aug.24   Steve Jobs quits as Apple chief
  San Francisco Bay Area: Apple founder Steve Jobs has resigned as chief executive of the technology giant and will be replaced by its chief operating officer Tim Cook
 The Silicon Valley legend, who underwent a liver transplant following cancer, said he could no longer meet his chief executive's duties. The 55-year-old become chairman of the firm

year 2010 Top ^

Oct.29 YouTube co-founder Hurley leaves
  San Francisco Bay Area: YouTube co-founder Chad Hurley is stepping down as chief executive of the Google's video-sharing website. Hurley continue as an adviser

year 2008 Top ^

Nov.17 Jerry Yang to quit as Yahoo boss
  San Francisco Bay Area: The co-founder is to stand down as the internet portal's CEO following lengthy criticism of his stewardship of the company

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