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Deputy Technology Editor — Wall Street Journal

It's dangerous to go alone. @WSJD deputy editor, proud @SetonHall Pirate. Okay to call me Fitzy. Proof: fitzy at wsj dot com

CIO Conference: Apple, Longtime No-Show at Stanford VR Lab, Is a Regular Lately

blogs.wsj.com — Facebook , Samsung and HTC are all pushing toward getting developer kits to engineers and hardware into the hands of consumers. Jeremy Bailenson, director of Stanford University's Virtual Human Interaction Lab, has some advice for 2016 CIO Network conference attendees looking for a leader. Wait a bit longer for the market to get its act together.
Feb 02, 2016

CIO Conference: Apple, Longtime No-Show at Stanford VR Lab, Is a Regular Lately murph.me/1Qan3PE @wsj

Feb 02, 2016

"Apple hasn't come to my lab in 13 years, except they've come 3 times in the last 3 months," says @StanfordVR head blogs.wsj.com/digits/2016/02…

Feb 02, 2016

RT @tim: "Apple hasn't come to my lab in 13 years, except they've come 3 times in the last 3 months," says @StanfordVR head blogs.wsj.com/digits/2016/02…

Feb 02, 2016

RT @tim: "Apple hasn't come to my lab in 13 years, except they've come 3 times in the last 3 months," says @StanfordVR head blogs.wsj.com/digits/2016/02…

Feb 02, 2016

RT @WSJD: CIO conference: Apple, a longtime no-show at a Stanford virtual reality lab, shows up a lot more frequently lately. on.wsj.com/1X12b2s

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Most Likely, Most Destructive: Gen. Michael Hayden on the Biggest Cyberthreats

blogs.wsj.com — What cybersecurity threats keep intelligence experts up at night? A large-scale attack from a major nation designed to bring the U.S. to its knees isn't at the top of the list, said Gen. Michael Hayden, former director of the Central Intelligence Agency and National Security Agency.
Feb 02, 2016

Most Likely, Most Destructive: Gen. Michael Hayden on the Biggest Cyberthreats murph.me/1o2L0BM @wsj

Feb 02, 2016

RT @WSJD: What cyberthreats to worry about? The "ah, what the hell" attacks from isolated nations with "nothing to lose." on.wsj.com/1SCab9B

Google and Other Bets: Alphabet’s Q4 Earnings - Live Blog

blogs.wsj.com — In this earnings report, the company is going to break out results for Google proper and something it calls "other bets" - known as the moonshots. The idea is that as Google invests more deeply into longer-term, riskier bets, the performance of its core product gets obscured.
Feb 01, 2016

RT @BryFitz: How much new info will Alphabet shed on its two big chunks of business? The earnings live blog is open. blogs.wsj.com/digits/2016/02…

Feb 01, 2016

How much new info will Alphabet shed on its two big chunks of business? The earnings live blog is open. blogs.wsj.com/digits/2016/02…

Feb 01, 2016

Google and Other Bets: Alphabet’s Q4 Earnings — Live Blog murph.me/1SU029N @wsj

Feb 01, 2016

RT @WSJD: Alphabet topped Wall Street's forecasts handily. Listen to the conference call and follow our live blog here: on.wsj.com/203GUoW

Facebook Turns On Live Video Across U.S. - Next, the World

blogs.wsj.com — Facebook Inc. is putting live video broadcasting into the hands of tens of millions of people who use the service daily, with potentially hundreds of millions in the coming weeks. Beginning today, everyone in the U.S. with an iPhone can start streaming live video.

Apple’s Q1 Earnings and Conference Call - Live Blog

blogs.wsj.com — Apple is reporting earnings for its fiscal first quarter ending in December. We're live-blogging the numbers and the conference call with Wall Street analysts.
Jan 26, 2016

It's my favorite time of the quarter: Live-blogging Apple's Q1 earnings and call with Wall Street. Join in the fun. blogs.wsj.com/digits/2016/01…

Jan 26, 2016

Apple’s Q1 Earnings and Conference Call – Live Blog murph.me/1lPo47t @wsj

Jan 26, 2016

RT @BryFitz: It's my favorite time of the quarter: Live-blogging Apple's Q1 earnings and call with Wall Street. Join in the fun. blogs.wsj.com/digits/2016/01…

Jan 26, 2016

All the news and analysis you'll need on Apple's upcoming earnings report and conference call is here on.wsj.com/20raXJc via @WSJD

Jan 26, 2016

RT @wisnefski: All the news and analysis you'll need on Apple's upcoming earnings report and conference call is here on.wsj.com/20raXJc via @WSJD

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Facebook sports hub launches ahead of peak sports season

marketwatch.com — Facebook Inc. is creating a new avenue inside the social network for sports fans to congregate and follow contests together. The launch is timed to a peak sports moment of the year: the thick of the National Football League playoffs and just as college basketball's conference matchups get into full swing.

Facebook Launches a Sports Hub Just in Time for the Super Bowl

blogs.wsj.com — Facebook's new 'Sports Stadium' Facebook is creating a new avenue inside the social network for sports fans to congregate and follow contests together. The launch is timed to a peak sports moment of the year: the thick of the the National Football League playoffs and just as college basketball's conference matchups get into full swing.
Jan 21, 2016

You're on a device posting about sports anyway. Facebook wants you to do it in its new hub. blogs.wsj.com/digits/2016/01… pic.twitter.com/JhNWge9XJp

Jan 21, 2016

Facebook wants you to be on Facebook while you watch sports (or do anything else for that matter) on.wsj.com/1KsGq4v via @bryfitz

Jan 21, 2016

Facebook Launches a Sports Hub Just in Time for the Super Bowl murph.me/1QgDGM6 @wsj

Jan 21, 2016

RT @ScottThurm: Facebook wants you to be on Facebook while you watch sports (or do anything else for that matter) on.wsj.com/1KsGq4v via @bryfitz

Jan 21, 2016

RT @WSJ: Facebook launches a sports hub just in time for the Super Bowl on.wsj.com/20gIplv via @WSJdigits

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Starboard’s Latest Letter to Yahoo Threatens Board Fight - Full Text

blogs.wsj.com — Starboard Value LP sent a letter to Yahoo Inc.'s board Wednesday, noting the company's "continued downward spiral" of performance and calling for a change in management. The activist investor suggested a shareholder fight might be needed to change the board if the company doesn't agree to significant changes.
Jan 06, 2016

Starboard’s Latest Letter to Yahoo Threatens Board Fight — Full Text murph.me/1SzKw1F @wsj

Max Levchin, an Early Ally of Marissa Mayer at Yahoo, Resigns From the Board

blogs.wsj.com — PayPal Inc. co-founder Max Levchin told Yahoo Inc. on Friday he was resigning from the board effective immediately. The decision came as Yahoo to carve out its future path. On Wednesday, Yahoo said it shelved plans to spin off its stake in wrapped up a three-day board meeting Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.
Dec 09, 2015

Max Levchin, an Early Ally of Marissa Mayer at Yahoo, Resigns From the Board on.wsj.com/21OOyqL

Dec 09, 2015

Max Levchin, an Early Ally of Marissa Mayer at Yahoo, Resigns From the Board murph.me/21ORX92 @wsj

Dec 09, 2015

Max Levchin, an early ally of Marissa Mayer at Yahoo, resigns from board, saying he wants to focus on Affirm, on.wsj.com/21OOyqL @WSJD

Dec 09, 2015

RT @AaronLucchetti: Max Levchin, an early ally of Marissa Mayer at Yahoo, resigns from board, saying he wants to focus on Affirm, on.wsj.com/21OOyqL @WSJD

Dec 09, 2015

When has Yahoo not been in uproar? Max Levchin, an Early Ally of Marissa Mayer, Resigns From the Board on.wsj.com/21OOyqL via @WSJD

Facebook Turns on Live Video for (a Few) Ordinary Folks

blogs.wsj.com — Facebook Inc. is slowly rolling out its tool for sharing live video to all of its customers, starting with a small group of iPhone users in the U.S. The streaming video tool, which works largely like Meerkat and Now you don't need to be a celebrity to use it.
Dec 04, 2015

Facebook Turns on Live Video for (a Few) Ordinary Folks murph.me/1XGdwJu @wsj

Dec 06, 2015

live ivdeo is exploding - Facebook Turns on Live Video for (a Few) Ordinary Folks buff.ly/1XK7t6F

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Feb 12, 2016

RT @saraheneedleman: Why Investors in Activision should see opportunities to level up on the horizon wsj.com/articles/activ…

Feb 12, 2016

RT @benfritz: Forget $90M, I'm hearing Deadpool could do $100 million. By Sunday.

Feb 12, 2016

RT @erikhinton: Some personal news: I'm thrilled to announce that I will be joining the @WSJGraphics team. Super excited!

Feb 12, 2016

Ubisoft is taking a break from Assassin's Creed. Good idea. But bad timing, considering a movie is coming out. time.com/4217860/assass…

Feb 12, 2016

@MikeIsaac you didn't even mention the headshot is animated on the site.

Feb 12, 2016

King gives Activision a mobile customer base, albeit a dwindling one. Can each company help the other? on.wsj.com/1KIMZVU

Feb 12, 2016

RT @mims: The guy who sparked the Arab Spring with a Facebook page says social media is anathema to building a democracy mobile.nytimes.com/2016/02/03/opi…

Feb 12, 2016

@mims indeed. And I am using it. That said, I am not necessarily the target audience.

Feb 12, 2016

@mims It's novel. But is it functional? It takes a long time to engage, and the news so far is quirky / water cooler, not my necessary skim.


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