Oracle announced that Mark Hurd, the company’s co-CEO and leader of its sales, marketing, and support units, is taking a medical leave of absence for unspecified reasons. Oracle founder and CTO Larry Ellison and co-CEO Safra Catz will handle Hurd’s duties during his absence, the company said. The news, which Oracle revealed along with a fiscal first-quarter earnings announcement that was...
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Ban It, Divest It or Regulate It? Washington Looks for an Answer to TikTok
Hi, welcome to your Weekend!Interesting dinner table discussion this week: My 13-year-old daughter, hearing about Nancy Scola’s cover story on TikTok’s war in Washington, offered her prediction for what would happen if the U.S. took the drastic step of banning the app.“Every teenager in America would refuse to come out of their rooms,” she said. “They’d be so mad. They just wouldn’t go out...
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