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Steven Levy / Wired:
Google's Larry Page on Why Moon Shots Matter   —  Larry Page lives by the gospel of 10x.  Most companies would be happy to improve a product by 10 percent.  Not the CEO and cofounder of Google.  The way Page sees it, a 10 percent improvement means that you're basically doing the same thing as everybody else.
Jan 17, 2013, 10:15 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
Facebook's Bold, Compelling and Scary Engine of Discovery: The Inside Story of Graph Search   —  Beast had a birthday last week.  The First Dog of social networking — live-in companion to Mark Zuckerberg and his bride, Priscilla Chan — turned two.  The proud owners baked a cake …
Jan 15, 2013, 2:45 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
Google Throws Open Doors to Its Top-Secret Data Center   —  If you're looking for the beating heart of the digital age — a physical location where the scope, grandeur, and geekiness of the kingdom of bits become manifest—you could do a lot worse than Lenoir, North Carolina.
Oct 17, 2012, 10:55 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
The Indomitable Mary Meeker   —  There is no president of the Internet.  But there is a queen.  That only-somewhat-exaggerated sobriquet belongs to Mary Meeker, the 53-year-old financial analyst turned venture capitalist.  Back in 1995, Meeker—then an analyst at Morgan Stanley …
Sep 23, 2012, 1:55 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
Nokia's Visionary Wants to Out-Design Apple   —  Marko Ahtisaari, head of Nokia's design studio.  Photo: nomadig/Flickr  —  Marko Ahtisaari spreads out several models of Nokia's new smart phone with the self-assurance of a Tiffany diamond salesman.  It is several weeks before the launch …
Sep 5, 2012, 1:00 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
Marissa Mayer Has a Secret Weapon   —  Everyone agrees that one of Marissa Mayer's most urgent tasks at Yahoo will be hiring great managers and product people.  Yahoo's talent pool has been reduced to puddles, as the best techies have gone elsewhere and promising newcomers have come down with colorblindness when it comes to purple.
Jul 23, 2012, 2:40 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
Big Tech: The Ultimate Googler Is Yahoo's Ideal CEO   —  Marissa Mayer begins her new job as Yahoo's CEO today.  Photo: marcusnelson  —  It was already 10:30 at night, after a very long day that had begun at the Great Wall of China.  A party of about 25 people had just finished a long meal …
Jul 17, 2012, 2:55 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
Google Glass Team: ‘Wearable Computing Will Be the Norm’   —  Even though I followed Google's I/O Conference from across the country, the event made it obvious that a company created with a strict focus on search has become an omnivorous factory of tech products both hard and soft.
Jul 1, 2012, 3:00 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
Big Tech: Twilight of the Trucks: WWDC Was All About Apple's Big Bet on Mobile   —  Just as the farm truck has faded, so will the PC in Apple's world.  Photo: Puuikibeach  —  Almost exactly 2 years ago, Steve Jobs outlined his view of personal computing.  We used to be an agrarian nation …
Jun 12, 2012, 1:55 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
All Things D is Haunted by the Man Who Isn't Here   —  This year, as with the last ten, several hundred top digerati have flocked to Southern California for the All Things D tech conference.  As in previous years, the roster of speakers, interviewed by conference runners Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher …
May 31, 2012, 11:00 AMIn context

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