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Uber names ex-Expedia boss Dara Khosrowshahi as CEO pick Map of San Francisco USA  San Francisco Bay Area: Uber is ending months of speculation in the firm's search for a new leader. Khosrowshahi would replace Travis Kalanick who resigned in June Apple boss Tim Cook hits back at FBI investigation  San Francisco Bay Area: Apple boss Tim Cook has hit back at the FBI over the handling of a court order to help unlock the iPhone of San Bernardino killer Syed Rizwan Farook Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to become a father  San Francisco Bay Area: Chief Executive 31-year-old Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are expecting a baby girl Twitter's Dick Costolo steps down  San Francisco Bay Area: The social messaging service's co-founder Jack Dorsey will take over as interim chief on 1 July and stay until a replacement can be found Silicon Valley's Dave Goldberg dies  San Francisco Bay Area: The Silicon Valley entrepreneur and SurveyMonkey Chief Executive Dave Goldberg has died suddenly at the age of 47, his family says   Larry Ellison is stepping down as Oracle CEO  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 Zuckerberg reaps $3.3bn from shares  San Francisco Bay Area: Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg earned $3.3bn on the sale of share options in 2013, a new regulatory filing has revealed Netflix boss hits out at ISP fees  San Francisco Bay Area: Reed Hastings, the head of video-streaming service, has hit out at internet service providers for demanding a fee to maintain video streaming... Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg named top US philanthropist  San Francisco Bay Area: Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan have been named joint top US philanthropists for 2013 Google exec poached by China rival  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... Apple boss laments share price fall  San Francisco Bay Area: Tim Cook has acknowledged shareholder unease over the technology giant's falling share price, but said the company was working on a pipeline... Lakers owner Jerry Buss dies at 80. Los Angeles Google chairman Schmidt to visit N. Korea  San Francisco Bay Area: Google chairman Eric Schmidt will be traveling to North Korea with former New Mexico governor Bill Richardson Yahoo appoints Google executive  San Francisco Bay Area: Yahoo has appointed Google executive Henrique de Castro as its next chief operating officer, the second big name it has hired from its rival... Brazil Google boss arrest ordered  A regional judge has ordered the arrest of Google's president in Brazil, Fabio Jose Silva Coelho, after the company failed to take down Youtube... Facebook boss to hold on to stock  San Francisco Bay Area: Mark Zuckerberg has said that he will not sell any of his shares in Facebook for at least one year in a bid to shore up investor confidence Yahoo names Google exec as new boss
Zuckerberg 'sorry' over Cambridge Analytica 'breach'

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  San Francisco Bay Area: Facebook founder has admitted that the social network 'made mistakes' that led to millions of users having their data exploited by a political consultancy

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  San Francisco Bay Area: Technology firm Yahoo has appointed leading Google executive Marissa Mayer as its next chief executive.    Mayer, 37, will become the firm's third CEO in the space of ...

  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 agree...
Jan.17 Yahoo founder Jerry Yang resigns. San Francisco Bay Area Jan.4 Yahoo names PayPal exec as CEO. San Francisco Bay Area

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Oct.10 Jobs 'died of respiratory arrest'
. San Francisco Bay Area Sep.22 Whitman replaces Apotheker as HP CEO. San Francisco Bay Area Sep.6 Online firm Yahoo fires CEO Bartz. San Francisco Bay Area 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
Jan.20 Schmidt to step down as Google CEO
  San Francisco Bay Area: Eric Schmidt will step down from his role as CEO in April and be replaced by co-founder Larry Page. Schmidt will stay on as executive chairman.    Eric Schmidt will focus on deals, partnerships, customers and broader bus...
Jan.17   Apple boss takes 'medical leave'  San Francisco Bay Area: In an e-mail to employees Steve Jobs has announced that he is to take 'medical leave' from the company

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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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Jun.18 Yahoo boss steps down from post
  San Francisco Bay Area: The chief executive of internet search firm, Terry Semel, has quit his position and has been replaced by co-founder Jerry Yang

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