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FORTUNE -- Late last week I posted a short essay on LinkedIn, where I am an Influencer, called "The best case study you'll ever read." In it, I slagged boring business-school case studies and celebrated a fantastic article in the current issue of Fortune magazine by Jennifer Reingold about the Brazilian private-equity firm 3G Capital's takeover of Heinz. Where I provided a link to the article, MOREAdam Lashinsky, Sr. Editor at Large - Oct 21, 2013 10:58 AM ET
Three upcoming books about Twitter, Amazon, and the fight between Apple and Google will likely attract readers well beyond the Valley.
FORTUNE -- Silicon Valley is the most fascinating story around. Just ask the people who live and work there.
Hyperbolic or not, those who live for stories about tech should clear their schedules in the next few weeks: They are going to have plenty to read to keep them busy. Three MOREAdam Lashinsky, Sr. Editor at Large - Oct 11, 2013 4:27 PM ET
Ahead of the Oracle Open World developers' conference, co-president Mark Hurd spoke to Fortune about the software giant's shift to the cloud, and what else is next.
FORTUNE -- Mark Hurd has been co-president of mega-cap technology company Oracle for three years now, having joined shortly after his dramatic exit as CEO of Hewlett-Packard. Hurd's dramas these days are the more typical business type: Oracle's coming to grips that it is MOREAdam Lashinsky, Sr. Editor at Large - Sep 23, 2013 10:41 AM ET
After Rupert Murdoch spent so many years pursuing the Chinese market, 21st Century Fox is now reducing its exposure.
FORTUNE -- It is an iron-clad rule of the contemporary business landscape: Invest in China or imperil your future growth. It's noteworthy, then, that one of the most aggressive western companies in terms of trying to crack the China nut is more or less giving up the fight.
21st Century Fox, the film MOREAdam Lashinsky, Sr. Editor at Large - Sep 20, 2013 8:40 AM ET
The provider of education guides and other digital learning materials is expanding into Korea.
FORTUNE -- Shmoop, the digital education publisher founded by the Silicon Valley powerhouse couple David and Ellen Siminoff, has taken its first venture-capital investment in order to expand into Asia.
The Siminoffs, he a former portfolio manager with the mega-billion-dollar Los Angeles firm Capital Group, and she an early executive at Yahoo (YHOO) and former CEO of search-ad MOREAdam Lashinsky, Sr. Editor at Large - Sep 16, 2013 6:00 AM ET
By offering an iPhone in the United States starting at $99, Apple is moving aggressively into the low end of smartphones.
FORTUNE -- Choose your luxury metaphor, but Apple (AAPL) always has been the BMW, the Tiffany, the Four Seasons of the computing and electronics industry. On Tuesday, it unveiled its Chevrolet strategy.
That's a big deal, a moment worth noting. (Should I have added J.C. Penney (JCP) and Courtyard Suites by MOREAdam Lashinsky, Sr. Editor at Large - Sep 10, 2013 4:01 PM ET
The former IBM chief has a stellar record. What better credentials could a new Microsoft CEO have than having humiliated and beaten his new charges?
FORTUNE -- When I reviewed Steve Ballmer's umpteenth structural reorganization of Microsoft last month -- was it only last month? -- I noted that the key missing ingredient to making the construct work was leadership. A re-jiggered Apple without Steve Jobs doing the jiggering never would MOREAdam Lashinsky, Sr. Editor at Large - Aug 27, 2013 10:13 AM ET
Fanhattan CEO Gilles BianRosa on the best advice he's received, and his own best advice for young entrepreneurs.
Fortune's annual Brainstorm Tech conference brings together the best and brightest minds in tech innovation. Fortune periodically turns the spotlight on a different conference attendee to offer his or her own personal insight into business, tech, and entrepreneurship. We asked Fanhattan CEO Gilles BianRosa to answer 10 questions about life outside of work, the best MOREAdam Lashinsky, Sr. Editor at Large - Aug 16, 2013 10:00 AM ET
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer's vision for the company is Jobsian.
FORTUNE -- It is said that to a hammer everything looks like a nail, and I'm willing to acknowledge, at least for now, that I tend to view tech industry news through the prism of Apple. After all, it's the company I've covered more than any other, including a three-part feature in the current issue of Fortune and a book last year, MOREAdam Lashinsky, Sr. Editor at Large - Jul 12, 2013 9:48 AM ET
Things are happening at Apple, no question. Will it be enough?
FORTUNE -- The task at first seemed impossible: Determine if Apple's best days are behind it or if it's merely taking a break from breakneck growth and world-beating innovation. After all, how to figure out the trajectory of a company that is so tight-lipped with its plans, which prohibits its people from talking freely, even amongst themselves, a company whose MOREAdam Lashinsky, Sr. Editor at Large - Jul 8, 2013 9:52 AM ET
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