One of Jeff Bezos’ former technical advisers, Wei Gao, will join London virtual events startup Hopin as chief operating officer, adding to the executive exodus from Amazon. Gao was a 16-year veteran of Amazon before leaving the company last week, according to a report by CNBC . The executive had recently caught the eye of Bezos, who named her his technical adviser in 2018—a coveted role which...
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For a company as routinely successful as Apple, continued success can get repetitive. Tonight’s earnings call, for instance, was so full of the usual hyperbole about record revenues that Chief Financial Officer Luca Maestri repeated a segment of his commentary without missing a beat. But within the eye-glazing recitations of Apple’s various records—and, for the TV service, its award nominations...
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