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Casey Newton
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Why Mozilla's CEO had to resign after 11 days on the job. In short: values matter
On a rainy morning this week in San Francisco, newly appointed Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich sat down for coffee with one of the people calling for his resignation. Hampton Catlin, a prominent...
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He had good values regarding the issues. He stuck with them and left Mozilla. Mozilla should have known, but they are an open organization so this would have been wrong to force something wrong on someone who believes it is wrong.
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You can't really launch an app at SXSW any more. But you can iterate. That's what Secret is doing. 
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Lol 
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What is this insane thing ... I wrote this and now it is being spoken aloud by a robotic Newt Gingrich?
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+Danny Sullivan is the best person, but you probably already knew that. 
 
You ought to follow +Casey Newton because he's an awesome tech writer over at +The Verge. Oh, you ought to follow The Verge, too. And someone at Google+ give Casey a verification tag. There should be no confusion in someone's mind if they're following THE Casey Newton.
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I wrote this profile of a new app created by two former Google+ employees. WARNING: it includes the phrase "blow jobs in the restaurant kitchen."
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It was both of those things!
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A dying startup allowed me to chronicle its final days. The brilliant life and agonizing death of Everpix
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I looked forward to my daily Flashback emails. I really loved this service and will miss it. Great article!
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  • The Verge
    Senior reporter, 2013 - present
  • CNET
    Senior writer, 2012 - 2013
  • The San Francisco Chronicle
    Reporter, 2010 - 2012
  • The Times of Northwest Indiana
  • The Daily Northwestern
  • The Arizona Republic
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La Habra, Calif. - Evanston, Ill. - Schererville, Ind. - Phoenix, AZ
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Senior reporter at The Verge. Of all the reporters covering Silicon Valley, I am the tallest.
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  • Sonora High School
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