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Bill Simon is leaving his post as the CEO of Walmart U.S. and transitioning out of the discount retailer, the company announced in a release Thursday. 36 more words

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July 23, 1924

Wed., 23  A beautiful, red letter day. We go to St. Albans & have dinner with Ben & Jeanette. Find them well. Henrietta cannot go for the dinner, she has to get for the men haying. 41 more words

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So Much Fun to be Had!

…. and what seems like so little time. Things are gearing up for Monica, Diana and Jeimy. For details, check out my calendar to the left over <<—- there, or you can go see the… 253 more words

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John Chen is tapping Marty Beard, a former colleague at Sybase, to serve as chief operating officer at BlackBerry. Beard, who starts immediately, was most recently CEO of cloud-based customer service company LiveOps.

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Affirm, the payment solutions startup launched in 2012, said it had hired a government lawyer from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau — Manuel Alvarez — as its first chief compliance officer and general counsel. 54 more words

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July 21, 1924

Mon., 21  Grace starts on the morning train for Boston to visit Elise (or Elsie?) Turner. I cold pack 3 pt cans of cauliflower, 1 1/2 of peas.  40 more words

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Reddit Co-Founder Alexis Ohanian Joins Y Combinator as Partner

Alexis Ohanian has joined Y Combinator as a partner.

I ran into the high-profile Internet entrepreneur at an event in San Francisco yesterday, where he was sporting a very hipster beard and seemed even more excited about the prospect of being part of the just-as-high-profile startup development organization. 262 more words

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