|—||That’s my favorite line in HP’s regulatory filing about Leo Apotheker’s severance deal. Because clearly, the $9.6 million in cash HP is coughing up can’t be expected to stretch far enough to cover plane tickets. Also: Ow. When the company pays for your ticket out of the country, they really really want you gone. -Stacy (via cnnmoneytech)|
I often find myself feeling bad for Research in Motion, which seems silly given that the BlackBerry maker is still a titan. Still, RIM can’t seem to catch a break — especially with this newfangled tablet business.
When RIM first unveiled its long-awaited PlayBook September 27, the specs seemed…
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Hoax or yet more grief coming Sony’s way? We’ll find out around 4pm.
A report from the inside says there is no kangaroo this year. (Yes, last year there were kangaroos. Two of them.) But this exchange made me giggle, relayed via IM from the scene:
Engineer: Remember, it’s not like this everyday. We don’t have face painters and balloon mans here all the time.
His son: And you don’t have Legos all the time.
Engineer: No, actually we do.
Investors don’t usually get too excited about shareholder meetings and proxies.
Sure, every now and then, individuals can make a difference in how Corporate America is run. Former Disney chairman gave up that job in 2004 after a contentious shareholder meeting. And investors actually voted to…
Editor’s note: The following is a guest post from tech video producer Jason Sanchez, who sends us rockin’ ideas for the Tumblr all the time.
See that guy up there in the gray coat? That’s me. Yep, I’m an accidental stock photo model. There are a lot of us out there in the world, and…