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For Cisco's John Chambers, a retirement that's imminent and elusive

On Thursday evening, Oracle announced to much surprise that founder and CEO Larry Ellison will step down from his long-held post. He’ll become executive chairman and CTO, ceding the top spot to Safra Catz and Mark Hurd after 37 years. 1,454 more words

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Cisco’s International Sales Conference

Thursday, August 28, 2014

While in Silicon Valley, Hillary Rodham Clinton made a surprise appearance at Cisco’s International Sales Conference. Cisco CEO John Chambers interviewed Clinton on stage. 31 more words

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Introduction to R

R is a free software programming language and software environment for statistical computing and graphics. R is an implementation of the S programming language combined with lexical scoping semantics inspired by Scheme. 93 more words

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Cisco plans to cut 8 percent, or 6,000, employees

Networking hardware giant Cisco(s csco) Systems is slimming down. Again. After another quarter of pallid growth, the company will cut up to 6,000 employees, or about 8 percent of its worldwide workforce in its current first fiscal 2015 quarter. 169 more words

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Cisco tops earnings estimates, but slashes 6,000 jobs

The takeaway: Shares of Cisco Systems are down more than 1% in after-hours trading after the networking company posted earnings for its fourth fiscal quarter… 387 more words

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Cisco slashes 6,000 jobs as CEO John Chambers seeks turnaround

Cisco Systems Inc. is cutting 6,000 jobs, or 8% of its workforce, as it faces weakness in emerging markets and a slump in demand from telecommunications- service providers. 372 more words

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Makeup Effects in Film

Making a film is an ensemble effort. Yet, one rarely hears about the artisan who does the grudge work and gets little of the limelight. Isn’t it interesting how a “bad film” has radiant elements? 520 more words

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