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Pink Floyd co-founder says new ‘Wall’ an anti-war protest film

TORONTO (Reuters) – Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters says a new movie about his monumental, three-year remounting of the band’s famous “The Wall” album should be seen as a protest against the growing spread of armed conflict, rather than just … Continue reading

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BlackRock co-founder joins Apple board

Sue Wagner becomes tech giant’s second female director, replacing Bill Campbell who has served on the board since 1997 Asia homepage

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Ramones punk band co-founder Tommy dies at 65

(Reuters) – Tommy Ramone, the drummer and last surviving member of the hugely influential American punk band the Ramones, has died at the age of 65, an associate said on Saturday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Acer appoints co-founder George Huang as board chairman

Taiwan's Acer Inc on Wednesday said it has appointed co-founder and board member George Huang as new chairman, tasked with overseeing the recovery of the PC maker's near-dominant position in a shrinking industry. The appointment was announced after Acer's annual … Continue reading

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Flickr co-founder seeks another hit with new Findery app

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Findery, a map-based social networking service started by the co-founder of popular photo-sharing site Flickr, launched a mobile app on Thursday. The free app, which is available for Apple Inc iPhones, lets users … Continue reading

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Twitter co-founder puts social twist on search with new mobile service

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – One of the creators of Twitter Inc unveiled a new mobile service called Jelly on Tuesday, hoping for another hit product in what has become an increasingly crowded field of social and mobile … Continue reading

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Twitter co-founder puts social twist on search with new mobile service

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – One of the creators of Twitter Inc unveiled a new mobile service called Jelly on Tuesday, hoping for another hit product in what has become an increasingly crowded field of social and mobile … Continue reading

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Co-founder Lazaridis cuts stake in BlackBerry

(Reuters) – BlackBerry Ltd co-founder Mike Lazaridis cut his stake in the company to 4.99 percent from 8 percent, and said that a group, which included Lazaridis, walked away from exploring a bid for the troubled smartphone maker. (http://link.reuters.com/sup65v) Co-founders … Continue reading

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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen sells private island for $8 million

OLYMPIA, Washington (Reuters) – Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has sold a private island in northwestern Washington state to undisclosed buyers for $ 8 million, his real estate agent said on Monday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Disney names Twitter co-founder Dorsey to board

(Reuters) – Walt Disney Co has named Jack Dorsey, co-founder of Twitter Inc and chief executive of payments startup Square Inc, as an independent board member. The company said on Monday that Judith Estrin, a former Cisco Systems Inc chief … Continue reading

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