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Ahrendts leaves Burberry for Apple

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Burberry Group's long-standing chief executive, Angela Ahrendts, is moving from Bond Street to Silicon Valley following the announcement that she is to leave the luxury fashion group for a new post at Apple.

Demands on Lavabit violated Fourth Amendment, lawyers say

Blowing Whistle

The US government violated the Fourth Amendment right to protection from unreasonable searches when it demanded that Lavabit, NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden’s email provider, hand over the encryption keys to its service, lawyers said in court filings on Thursday.

Global PC sales tank to lowest level since 2008

Hand On Keyboard Jakub Krechowicz

Global personal computer (PC) shipments tanked almost 9 percent on-year during the third quarter - a period of historically strong demand - to the lowest level in five years, according to a new report by Gartner.

In Silicon Valley, 'young boys club' still rules

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A nasty and personal exchange between Twitter CEO Dick Costolo and an outspoken advocate of women in corporate boardrooms has thrown a spotlight on a serious issue in Silicon Valley: the dearth of women in the upper ranks of America's top technology companies.



Marissa Mayer

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's minimal maternity leave plan prompts dismay

Yahoo’s chief executive, Marissa Mayer, has been criticized after announcing she is taking as little as two weeks of maternity leave and will be “working throughout” when she gives birth to identical twins later this year – with some upset that her break will be so brief, and others that she even has to talk about it at all.

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Google unveils new logo

Google unveiled its new logo just a month after announcing a major restructuring that will give birth to a new parent company, Alphabet.