Tech News Today 162

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Episode 162

Tech News Today 162: Changing Page's Ranking

What Google's CEO change really means, HP cleans up its board, Verizon stabs FCC in the back, and more.


Top Stories

  • Meg Whitman, Patricia Russo Among Five Joining HP Board
    • HP proposes new probe into Hurd's departure
    • HP said today that it is replacing four board members and adding an additional member. Out are Joel Hyatt, John Joyce, Robert Ryan, and Lucille Salhany. In are newcomers Shumeet Banerji, chief executive officer of Booz & Company; Gary Reiner, former CIO at GE; Patricia Russo, former CEO of Alcatel-Lucent; Dominique Senequier, CEO of AXA Private Equity; and Meg Whitman, former president and CEO of eBay and recent California gubernatorial candidate.
    • -an investigation HP is ready to start into the circumstances surrounding former CEO Hurd's resignation from the company. HP wants this investigation to be ""independent"" and led by a committee of outside attorneys and board members who joined the Silicon Valley giant after Hurd's departure. As of last night, that meant only two board members qualified: CEO Leo Apotheker and Ray Lane.

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Production Information

  • Edited by: Jason
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