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Kara Swisher / Recode:
Former GE CEO Jeff Immelt says he is no longer vying to be Uber CEO   —  He just tweeted.  —  Former GE head Jeff Immelt has pulled out of the race to become Uber CEO and just tweeted his withdrawal from the process.  Immelt, who is currently in Northern California, presented his vision …
Aug 27, 2017, 11:58 AMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Sources: Uber board expected to vote on CEO today; Jeff Immelt and another candidate presented visions for the firm, but some members still favor Meg Whitman   —  Jeff Immelt and another candidate presented to directors, while Meg Whitman sat on the sidelines awaiting key smoke signals from the board.
Aug 27, 2017, 10:13 AMIn context
Recode:
Facebook hires Liz Spayd, former New York Times public editor, as a consultant to help with its “transparency” efforts   —  She has also worked at the Washington Post and Columbia Journalism Review as a top editor.  —  Facebook has recently hired former New York Times public editor Liz Spayd …
Aug 25, 2017, 7:00 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Sources: Uber CEO search has devolved into bitter, personal struggle between Kalanick, who wants to retain control, and Benchmark, with others caught in between   —  Will it be Jeff Immelt or some other dark-horse candidate?  Or can HPE exec Meg Whitman be turned from a hard “No” to a “Yes, please”?
Aug 24, 2017, 5:30 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Sources: former General Electric chairman Jeff Immelt is now favored by a majority of Uber's board to become CEO; a vote is likely in the next two weeks   —  Sources said a board vote is expected within two weeks.  —  Former General Electric chairman Jeff Immelt has become the frontrunner candidate …
Aug 19, 2017, 2:07 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Uber's board, minus Kalanick and Benchmark's Matt Cohler, say in statement they are “disappointed” in Benchmark's suit, effectively declining to endorse it   —  This is Uber's first comment on the suit.  All members except Kalanick and Benchmark signed the statement.
Aug 11, 2017, 6:50 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Google CEO Sundar Pichai cancels all-hands meeting, citing leak of questions and employees' names; sources say some employees have experienced doxxing   —  Doxxing of search company staffers had already started.  —  Google CEO Sundar Pichai has canceled the company's much-anticipated meeting to talk about gender issues today.
Aug 10, 2017, 7:32 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Sources: some directors worry Travis Kalanick is trying to game the outcome in favor of his return after he told several people he was “Steve Jobs-ing it”   —  As the car-hailing company searches for cohesion, the former CEO has told some he is “Steve Jobs-ing it.”
Jul 31, 2017, 1:40 AMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Katie Couric is ending her Yahoo show and departing Oath, but will work with Oath case-by-case for projects   —  But the longtime TV news star will still work with the company on a project basis  —  Katie Couric is ending her Web interview show for Yahoo, Oath confirmed after Recode contacted the company about the development.
Jul 28, 2017, 7:35 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Sources on Uber CEO search: Sheryl Sandberg, Susan Wojcicki, Tom Staggs, Alan Mulally, and Arianna Huffington have little to no interest in the job   —  Uber wants a global CEO — like easyJet CEO Carolyn McCall.  —  I know it's fun to speculate on the various CEO candidates who might take over at Uber.
Jul 13, 2017, 4:48 PMIn context

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