Giancarlo ‘GC’ Lionetti, chief marketing officer at Confluent, which is building a business around the open-source Apache Kafka data-processing software project, is leaving the company after more than two years, according to people familiar with the matter. A Confluent spokesperson confirmed that Lionetti’s last day is Thursday, adding that the company has yet to announce a new CMO. Lionetti...
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A new job listing for a role in Apple’s AR/VR division suggests that Apple wants to rethink or potentially streamline the way that apps are made for its future headworn devices. It could also suggest that Apple is exploring a move beyond the App Store model that has brought it both success and waves of criticism on mobile.The listing in question, which went live on Monday, is for an AR/VR...
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