Marshall Kirkpatrick's Top Stories

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  1. Tim Cook: "I'm Proud to be Gay"
    Throughout my professional life, I’ve tried to maintain a basic level of privacy. I come from humble roots, and I don’t seek to draw attention to myself. Apple is already one of the most closely watched companies in the world, and I like keeping the...
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  2. The Inside Story Of Matt Taibbi's Departure From First Look Media
    Matt Taibbi, who joined First Look Media just seven months ago, left the company on Tuesday. His departure—which he describes as a refusal to accept a work reassignment, and the company describes as a resignation—was the culmination of months of...
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  3. do you know about jian
    For at least half as long as I have been been alive, a string of five short words, or something very like them, slipped through the back-channels of certain social scenes. The question was whispered around wine glasses from Toronto to Vancouver, they...
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  4. Tim Cook Speaks Up
    Tim Cook Speaks Up By Tim Cook October 30, 2014 6:59 AM EDT Photograph by Ashley Gilbertson for Bloomberg Businessweek Throughout my professional life, I’ve tried to maintain a basic level of privacy. I come from humble roots, and I don’t seek to...
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  5. rafat.org • It's About To Get Ugly in Media Startupland
    As I look out to 2015, so much froth in the media-tech market, and it is still all on the up, mostly Newton’s law, but the cracks are beginning to show in medialand, and it will likely get ugly. The big-funded sub-standard media startups brand,...
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