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Kevin Fox
Works at Electric Imp
Attended Carnegie Mellon University
Lives in Mountain View, CA
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Happy Birthday, +Crystal Carroll! Sorry I'm late!!!!
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THIS ACCOUNT IS SHUTTING DOWN!!!!

If you still want to follow me and haven't been migrated, go add me at my new profile: 
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I Iike this photo better...
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Somewhere a Google Plus server is churning through my 15,000 followers, slowly migrating them to my new account!
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+Jim McLeod he's more exciting in real life.
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Last year I described Yahoo!'s ideal future CEO...
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More like "I'm glad they listened" (or at least came to their senses).
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I was hoping this would be done well, and it was!!! Go GoogleNYC!
 
My coworkers sang a song!
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That was awesome!
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Hasta la vista. This account is being BALEEEEEETED in a few minutes. Be sure to go to the new Kevin Fox profile page if you want to keep me encircled.

https://plus.google.com/100124143244966715580/posts
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What if I really really want to follow this one?
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POSSIBLY IMPORTANT: Last week I initiated the Google+ migration process which means that some time tomorrow all of my followers will be migrated from my kevbot@gmail.com account (which I don't use for anything anymore) to my kevin@fury account.

From what I understand, all the content I've created on Google+ will be left behind on the kevbot account, but that's not a huge problem, since most of my stuff here is temporally relevant anyhow.

Anyhow, you shouldn't need to do anything, and I look forward to seeing you in my new account tomorrow.

Just a tad nervous.
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In other news, tomorrow Yahoo! announces their quarterly earnings.
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This is exactly the kind of move I've been hoping for years that Yahoo! would make.

This is also the kind of move that I've been hoping Marissa would make. When a Wal-Mart board member is three levels deep in their own company's hierarchy, something's not right.
 
I'm incredibly excited to start my new role at Yahoo! tomorrow: http://pressroom.yahoo.net/pr/ycorp/236553.aspx
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Maybe she got tired of Vic Gundotra dictating policy without data to back it up.
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OMIGODOMIGODOMIGOD! The migration tool is here!!!
 
A while back we announced plans for a tool that would help you transfer your circles from one Google+ account to another and ensure that your followers are automatically directed to your new, preferred profile.  Today, anyone can visit Google Takeout and click “Transfer your Google+ connections to another account”: https://www.google.com/takeout.  For more information, check out this help center article.  Thanks again for being so patient!
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Oh it does!

It's just not publicly available yet. ;-)
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Work
Occupation
Principal UX Designer
Employment
  • Electric Imp
    Director of User Experience, 2011 - present
  • Mozilla Labs
    Principal UX Designer, 2010 - 2011
  • Google
    Senior User Experience Design Lead, 2003 - 2008
  • Yahoo
    User Experience Designer, 2001 - 2002
  • Levi Strauss
    Senior Global Webmaster, 1997 - 1999
  • marchFirst
    Senior Technical Lead, 1996 - 1999
  • CKS Partners
    Senior Technical Lead, 1997 - 1999
  • Ikonic Interactive
    Tech Lead, 1996 - 1997
  • Dantz Development
    S & M Assistant, 1994 - 1994
  • BMUG
    Campus Liaison, 1991 - 1992
  • MacWEEK
    Reviews Writer, 1992 - 1994
  • FriendFeed
    Creative Lead, 2008 - 2009
  • Facebook
    Senior Product Designer, 2009 - 2010
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Mountain View, CA
Previously
Encino, CA - Berkeley, CA - Pittsburgh, PA - London, England
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Introduction
Former Google, Facebook, Friendfeed and Yahoo User Experience Designer, now I'm working on building the future of stuff.
Bragging rights
Designed the original Gmail and a bunch of other stuff.
Education
  • Carnegie Mellon University
    Masters in HCI, 2002 - 2003
  • University of California, Berkeley
    BA Cognitive Science, 1991 - 2001
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