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Marcus Chan

I'm the tech editor for Bloomberg.com. When I unplug, you can find me running the streets of San Francisco or hiking the Dipsea Trail.

Russell Reynolds's analysis of 135 tech companies found that former Yahoo employees account for more current CEOs than any other company.

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Russell Reynolds's analysis of 135 tech companies found that former Yahoo employees account for more current CEOs than any other company.

Yahoo Beats Google, Microsoft in Alumni Becoming CEOs: Report

For a company that has struggled to keep a chief executive officer in place, Yahoo! has spawned more than its share of technology leaders from its ranks who have gone on to run other companies. More of today’s leading technology...

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Google's Android operating system powered 51 percent of smartphones in the U.S., according to the latest report from ComScore.

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Google's Android operating system powered 51 percent of smartphones in the U.S., according to the latest report from ComScore.

Rise of the Android: 2 Years Later

With Google now powering a majority of the smartphones in the U.S., it’s worth looking back two years ago when the slices of the market share pie chart were much different. According to ComScore’s latest report, Google’s Android operating system...

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An asteroid several miles across could push most of life into extinction.

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An asteroid several miles across could push most of life into extinction.

How to Destroy Earth and Other ‘Apocalyp-tech’ Scenarios

With Earth Day this Sunday, my colleague Eric Roston over at the Sustainability channel put together the mother of all how-to slideshows: “How to Destroy the Planet.” Of course, he’s not bent on our collective destruction. As he puts it,...

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The elephant in the room may be your smartphone. Put it down and have some real face time.

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The elephant in the room may be your smartphone. Put it down and have some real face time.

How to Behave at Work, And Reduce Stress, But Not at the Same Time

Congratulations, you made it to Friday. So let’s end the week with Bloomberg TV’s Betty Liu, who spoke with LinkedIn Executive Editor Daniel Roth about the top stories being shared on the social network. At the top of the list...

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The FBI released old files on Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.

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The FBI released old files on Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.

FBI Report on Apple’s Jobs: ‘Will Twist the Truth and Distort Reality’

Steve Jobs: Distorts reality? Used drugs? Yeah, we knew that. Still, it’s always interesting to read FBI files on famous people. In this instance, the feds released a decades-old file on the Apple co-founder. According to the files, the FBI...

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