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Robert Hof
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Attended San Jose State University
Lives in Palo Alto, CA
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Amazon Web Services seemed like another crazy idea of CEO Jeff Bezos back in 2006. Today, Amazon pegged the business at $TK billion.
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Marissa Mayer's long-awaited turnaround at Yahoo remains on hold as the Internet pioneer reported yet another disappointing quarter. Yahoo's first-quarter profit came in at 15 cents per share, well under analysts' forecast of 18 cents. Revenues excluding payments to website partners for traffic fell again, to $1.04 billion, a little under [...]
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April 19 marks the 50th anniversary of Moore's Law, but the impact of Gordon Moore's prediction that computer power will double every two years has only begun to transform industry and society.
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When the social media management firm Sprinklr announced on March 31 that it had raised $46 million in new funding, company President and Chief Operating Officer Carlos Dominguez mentioned the usual likely uses of the money, such as hiring more people and expanding geographically. And this: "some customer service acquisitions." That [...]
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As digital video ads drive overall advertising industry growth, it's apparent that online advertising increasingly will look like television.
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The online lifelong learning company Curious.com today is launching a new service called CuriousTV that will offer a free slate of 10 channels on business, music, crafting, food, and more on its own website and app and partners such as Roku.
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Despite the hype about "mobilegeddon," Google's change to its search results algorithm on smartphones isn't that big a deal for most websites and marketers.
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After years of edging toward a settlement on antitrust issues in the EU, Google now will likely face formal charges that could fundamentally change how it does business.
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Muted reviews of the Apple Watch raise a big question: Did Apple launch its long-awaited smartwatch too soon?
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It's no secret by now that mobile devices are driving much of the growth in online advertising. Now it's becoming more apparent how far mobile advertising has come, and far faster than expected. In a new worldwide ad spending report out April 2, eMarketer predicts that global ad spending aimed at [...]
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At its F8 developer conference, Facebook revealed some secrets about how it determines what shows up in your news feed.
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  • MIT Technology Review
    Contributing editor, 2012 - present
  • Forbes.com
    Contributing writer, 2011 - present
  • RobHof.com
    writer/editor/blogger, 2009 - present
  • BusinessWeek
    bureau chief, 1988 - 2009
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Gilroy CA - San Jose, CA - Mountain View, CA - Woodland Hills, CA
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  • San Jose State University
  • El Camino Real High School
  • Hughes Junior High School
  • Woodlake Elementary School
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You come here for the incomparable potstickers, as well as pork buns and shrimp dumplings. Cho has been here forever and while his service can be diffident, you shouldn't care. He's a gem. Hope he lives to be 120.
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