Dear Timmy: San Francisco magazine, Sept. 4, 2015

Dear Timmy An open letter to Tim Lincecum on the occasion of his probable Giants farewell. By Dan Fost | September 4, 2015 It’s painful to think of this as a farewell letter,...

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Monthly Archives: April 2009

Yahoo Plans More Cuts as Sales, Profit Fall: Los Angeles Times, April 2009

Yahoo Inc. posted drops in revenue and profit in new Chief Executive Carol Bartz’s first quarter on the job, and announced plans to cut about 675 workers from its payroll, as the tech industry showed signs of continued economic battering. …

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Hulu Goes Old School, Loves Living Room TV: Los Angeles Times, April 2009

For an online video company, Hulu believes in the power of television. Naturally it loves television content – putting those shows online is a big part of Hulu’s raison d’etre, and its founding investors include News Corp. and NBC Universal. But Hulu …

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City Editor Payne Peterson Left Her Mark on the Journal: The Ithaca Journal, April 2009

As society bemoans the troubled state of the newspaper, struggling to survive in the Internet age, it’s worth pondering what once made newspapers so vital to civic life. In my belief, it was journalists like Payne Peterson.Twenty years ago, Payne, …

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Google’s Growth Slows in First Quarter Amid Recession: Los Angeles Times, April 2009

The nation’s economic ills have infected even the Internet moneymaking juggernaut Google Inc., which Thursday reported slowing revenue growth and an increase in profit aided by sharp cost-cutting. “No company is immune,” Chief Executive Eric Schmidt said in announcing the …

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Skype Founders May Try to Buy Service Back From EBay: Los Angeles Times, April 2009

Original article If the Skype founders succeed in buying back the Internet calling service from EBay Inc., it would dissolve a marriage that made little sense to customers or investors. EBay bought Skype from Scandinavian entrepreneurs Niklas Zennstrom and Janus …

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Skype Founders May Try to By Service Back From EBay: Los Angeles Times, April 2009

If the Skype founders succeed in buying back the Internet calling service from EBay Inc., it would dissolve a marriage that made little sense to customers or investors. EBay bought Skype from Scandinavian entrepreneurs Niklas Zennstrom and Janus Friis in …

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