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The ballad of the brave CIO

fortune.com — By Phil Moyer, contributor FORTUNE - Few key roles in a company are as dynamic as the CIO has been over the past 20 years. CIOs have come a long way, from implementing hardware and software packages in the 1990s to managing outside contractors when economics pushed IT departments to outsource software development and data centers.

10 Best Cars at the Detroit Auto Show

time.com — The North American International Auto Show opened in Detroit on Jan. 11. The global automotive industry is wrestling with what its future-shaped by advanced technology and new Silicon Valley-based competitors-will ultimately look like. But that didn't stop them from taking the wraps off glitzy new production and concept vehicles.

10 Best Cars at the Detroit Auto Show

time.com — The North American International Auto Show opened in Detroit on Jan. 11. The global automotive industry is wrestling with what its future-shaped by advanced technology and new Silicon Valley-based competitors-will ultimately look like. But that didn't stop them from taking the wraps off glitzy new production and concept vehicles.

Automakers Ponder Future at Detroit Auto Show

time.com — More Elon Musk Says He's Very Close to a Major Gamechanger The Most Futuristic Cars We Saw at CES This Year How Kia Could Get Rid of Bad Drivers Forever So much for the siren song of horsepower. During the first day of the North American International Auto Show, which opened Jan.
Jan 11, 2016

In Detroit, an auto show with a split personality ti.me/1JGkk3n via TIMEBusiness

Uber Raising $2.1 Billion at $62.5 Billion Valuation

time.com — Uber is seeking to raise an additional $2.1 billion in financing that would value the firm at $62.5 billion, according to a new report in Bloomberg . The funding would provide the fast-growing, ride-hailing app with capital to pursue global expansion as well as enter new lines of business.

Why the World Grieves

time.com — More The State of Terror Defenses in the U.S. See Inside the Deadly Paris Terror Raids 2 Dead, 5 Arrested in Raid Targeting Paris Attack Mastermind Another autumn has become a season of mass grief. The world watched-in real time this time-as a series of terrorist attacks tore through the French capital on the evening of Nov.
Nov 18, 2015

Paris survived the Vikings, Jacobins, and Germans twice. It will survive this siege with freedom, law and love ti.me/1Ncs5zn @TIME

Nov 18, 2015

Powerful piece by @mattvella for @time about the Paris attacks. Read it: ti.me/1MCpKbF

Nov 18, 2015

Read @MattVella in this week's magazine, wonderful on the dream and future of Paris. ti.me/1Ncs5zn

Nov 18, 2015

“[Parisians] know it is life itself terrorism is afraid of.” — @mattvella, Why the World Weeps for Paris | TIME time.com/4119313/paris-…

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Apple iPad Pro Review

time.com — More Review: Trumbo Is a Vital Lesson in Democracy Spectre Shows It Doesn't Pay to Bet Against Bond Michel Houellebecq's Submission Portrays a 21st Century French Revolution The good: Breakthrough accessories, powerful processor, gorgeous screen The bad: Gets expensive fast, really big, iOS 9 needs work Who should buy it:
Nov 16, 2015

Yeah. I said it. Why Apple's iPad Pro is the company's best computer ever ti.me/1NX74rj via @Techland

Nov 16, 2015

The iPad Pro is excellent but apps need some work, says @mattvella ti.me/1HUnVVa

13-Year-Old's PowerPoint to Be Allowed to Play GTA V

time.com — It's not easy being 13. You're no longer a tween, but not really a teenager either. And let's not even talk about the tortures of puberty. Another challenge: getting your hands on video games with mature themes. The kind Bobby's mom lets him get, even though he's only a month older.

Google and Facebook’s new tactic in the tech wars

fortune.com — By Roger Parloff, senior editor FORTUNE - If the Electronic Frontier Foundation, the nation's preeminent digital rights nonprofit, had disclosed last year that it received a cool $1 million gift from Google - about 17% of its total revenue - some eyebrows might have been raised.

Star Wars Lightsaber Duel Replaces Wedding First Dance

time.com — Wedding season may be winding down, but Star Wars season is swinging into high gear. The Daily Dot reports that newlyweds Robert and Rebecca are huge Star Wars fans-which becomes fairly obvious once their lightsabers power up and the John Williams score kicks in.
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Feb 11, 2016

Truffaut was right, the aliens do play the French horn: Scientists confirm gravitational waves ti.me/1Qu5RVx via @TIME

Feb 11, 2016

Indonesia wants messaging apps to remove LGBT emoticons ti.me/1PoTQ5S via @Techland

Feb 11, 2016

"Ms. Herzer responded with a lawsuit alleging that Mr. Redstone ... had an insatiable appetite for sex and steak." nyti.ms/1PPV2Rf

Feb 11, 2016

Just what I've been waiting for: You'll soon be able to get a tattoo at Whole Foods ti.me/1ovigC0 via @TIMEBusiness @jzorth

Feb 11, 2016

Nicely reported piece from @JakeD How much does America's huge national debt actually matter? ti.me/1KHL1Fk via @TIMEBusiness

Feb 11, 2016

Jack Dorsey’s vision for Twitter becomes clear ti.me/1T9QZQX via @Techland smart piece by @eringriffith

Feb 11, 2016

"A malodorous bouquet of risky types of debt have proliferated in recent years" That should scare you ti.me/1Sjb0FL @RanaForoohar


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