Mark Hurd, Oracle CEO, has died

Posted on October 18th, 2019 by

Mark Hurd, CEO of Oracle and former CEO of Hewlett-Packard, two of Silicon Valley’s most storied companies, has died. He was 62.

Mark Hurd, Oracle CEO, has died

Posted on October 18th, 2019 by

Mark Hurd, CEO of Oracle and former CEO of Hewlett-Packard, two of Silicon Valley’s most storied companies, has died. He was 62.

Facebook’s Libra project led Beijing to accelerate its efforts. The government could soon know a lot more about how people are spending.

Mr. Hurd, who previously ran Hewlett-Packard and other technology businesses, had stepped aside last month from Oracle for health reasons.

In an address at Georgetown University, the Facebook chief executive called for more free speech — not less — as his company has been assailed for allowing lies and falsehoods to appear.

The hometown tech giant has contributed more than $1.4 million this year to influence City Council races.

Why Don’t Rich People Just Stop Working?

Posted on October 18th, 2019 by

Are the wealthy addicted to money, competition, or just feeling important? Yes.

Mark Hurd, Oracle CEO, has died

Posted on October 18th, 2019 by

Mark Hurd, CEO of Oracle and former CEO of Hewlett-Packard, two of Silicon Valley’s most storied companies, has died. He was 62.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sought to recast the challenges facing his company in a historical light on Thursday, describing social media as a kind of “Fifth Estate” and describing politicians’ calls to clamp down on tech companies as an effort to restrict the freedom of expression.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sought to recast the challenges facing his company in a historical light on Thursday, describing social media as a kind of “Fifth Estate” and describing politicians’ calls to clamp down on tech companies as an effort to restrict the freedom of expression.