Uber hires Coca-Cola veteran Rebecca Messina as its first chief marketing officer (Catherine Shu/TechCrunch)

September 10, 2018

Catherine Shu / TechCrunch: Uber hires Coca-Cola veteran Rebecca Messina as its first chief marketing officer  —  Uber announced today that it has hired Coca-Cola veteran Rebecca Messina to serve as its chief marketing officer.  Messina is the first person to hold that title at Uber and will work with its international marketing teams … Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Intel acquires San Jose-based NetSpeed Systems, which it had invested in previously, for better tools to make system-on-a-chip designs (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

September 10, 2018

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: Intel acquires San Jose-based NetSpeed Systems, which it had invested in previously, for better tools to make system-on-a-chip designs  —  Intel today is announcing another acquisition as it continues to pick up talent and IP to bolster its next generation of computing chips beyond legacy PCs. Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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AMD Debuts Ryzen 5 2500X and Ryzen 3 2300X For Prebuilt PCs

AMD announced two new second-generation Ryzen CPUs this morning. From a report: The Ryzen 5 2500X and Ryzen 3 2300X bring Precision Boost 2 and XFR 2 to quad-core Ryzens without integrated graphics, but there’s a catch: these chips appear to be available exclusively to system integrators and OEMs for use in prebuilt systems. AMD is debuting the Ryzen 5 2500X in cooperation with Acer in the form of the…

September 10, 2018
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AMD Debuts Ryzen 5 2500X and Ryzen 3 2300X For Prebuilt PCs

AMD announced two new second-generation Ryzen CPUs this morning. From a report: The Ryzen 5 2500X and Ryzen 3 2300X bring Precision Boost 2 and XFR 2 to quad-core Ryzens without integrated graphics, but there’s a catch: these chips appear to be available exclusively to system integrators and OEMs for use in prebuilt systems. AMD is debuting the Ryzen 5 2500X in cooperation with Acer in the form of the…

September 10, 2018
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At-cost Southeast US pool on the road to solving chassis conundrum

Chassis has been called the shipping industry’s conundrum, and with good reason. Providing a basic piece of equipment seems simple enough. Yet the issue has taxed US ports and railroad terminals for at least a decade, causing cargo disruptions, delays, and complaints about poor equipment. (Above: Savannah has room for… Source: http://www.joc.com

September 10, 2018
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