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Latest Disgraced Tech CEO Worked At A Damn HR Company

Latest Disgraced Tech CEO Worked At A Damn HR Company

Image: Linkedin Kris Duggan looms large in Silicon Valley, serving as an adjunct professor at the Ray Kurzweil-founded Singularity University, and according to his Crunchbase profile, holds advisory positions with nine different companies including the secretive Palantir Technologies. Duggan is best known for co-founding BetterWorks in 2013, which has since…

Mark Hurd Was The Most Despised Major Tech CEO

Mark Hurd Was The Most Despised Major Tech CEO

Of any major tech CEO, recently-ousted Mark Hurd of HP had the lowest approval ratings by his own employees: 34 per cent. To compare: Steve Jobs has a whopping 98 per cent rating, Larry Ellison is 88 per cent and Ballmer is 52 per cent. [TechCrunch]

The Quiet Man Who May Become Apple King

The Quiet Man Who May Become Apple King

Fortune’s Adam Lashinsky has written a fascinating article on Tim Cook, the quiet Apple’s Chief Operating Office unknown by most of the public, but a key member of the Dream Team that helped Steve Jobs to turn the company around during its dark ages. Why now? I can’t help to…