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Lenovo Channel Chief Frey Gets Expanded Role, Will Oversee North American Commercial Business

"Our challenge with Lenovo has always been working with their channel support model that has been primarily focused on the SMB market," Venero said. …

17 Reasons This ‘Rhiannon’ Clip Is the Coolest Thing in the Universe

If you want to make the case for Stevie Nicks as the most powerful American rock singer of the Seventies, here’s your Exhibit A. Behold: This insane …

Temple of the Dog Reunite for ‘Hunger Strike’ at Bridge School Benefit

When it was first revealed that both Pearl Jam and Soundgarden were on the bill for Neil Young‘s annual all-acoustic Bridge School Benefit concerts …

The Allman Brothers Band Take a Final Bow at Epic Beacon Theatre Show

The only note of sentiment during <b>the Allman Brothers Band</b>‘s October 28th concert at New York’s Beacon Theatre – their last at that venue and anywhere …

Even better: Giants add 2014 Series title to '10, '12

KANSAS CITY -- The names roll smoothly off the tongue, for they have become legendary. Willie Mays. Willie McCovey. Barry Bonds. Juan Marichal. …

Baseball

Thousands of fans flock to celebrate Giants' title

SAN FRANCISCO -- For the third time in five seasons, the streets of the City by the Bay were sparkling with orange and teeming with love for the …

San Francisco

Lenovo now ships more smartphones than PCs

Lenovo has been rapidly expanding beyond its PC-focused roots for some time, and today it crossed another important milestone: it's now selling more smartphones than computers. The Chinese tech firm's handset shipments surged 39 percent year-over-year in the fiscal quarter that ended in June, …

Lenovo officially buys Motorola Mobility, is now the no. 3 smartphone vendor in the world

It’s official: On Thursday, Lenovo announced that it had purchased Motorola Mobility from Google for $2.91 billion. The deal was first announced in …

Jimmy Pays Tribute to Robin Williams

Lenovo Defies The Odds, Outperforms Overall PC Market And Overtakes Apple

Many experts—and I use that term loosely—have been predicting the death of the PC for quite some time now. While it is true that the overall PC market has been struggling as of late, it is not a market that is going to disappear anytime soon. In fact, with the right strategy and product stack, it …

Will Ferrell and Chad Smith Drum-Off

49ers Have No Excuse Not to Be NFL's Best Team in 2014 After Dominant Draft

It's almost gotten to the point where the 2014 season should just be forfeited to the San Francisco 49ers by the rest of the league. They've dominated with each and every pick during the NFL draft to add to an already dominant roster.<p>The latest pick for San Francisco was a talented wide receiver …

Lip Sync Battle with Emma Stone

21 Things To Know About Cary, NC Before Moving There

1. Cary Is Your New Hometown, Not Home City<p>It’s kinda sweet to live in a town, especially when the town still has the urban feel of a city. You can …

Lenovo and the NFL star Larry Fitzgerald team up to enhance technology in the classrooms | Lenovo Newsroom

<b>RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC –</b>May 2, 2014: Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) and Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald have teamed up to …

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 04/08/14

49ers RB Marcus Lattimore ready to begin pro career

After missing all of last season while rehabbing his knee injury, 49ers running back Marcus Lattimore is ready to play.<p><b>More NFL offseason: Mock</b> …

Lenovo's Plans To Acquire IBM's X86 Server Business Could Be Its Best Strategic Decision Yet

It has been a little over three months since Lenovo and IBM agreed to an acquisition of IBM’s x86 (Intel-based) server business. I’ve held back writing on this because I first wanted to talk with many of IBM’s ecosystem partners, their competitors, IBM, and of course, Lenovo. After talking with …

How Einstein Saw the World

“School failed me, and I failed the school. It bored me. The teachers behaved like Feldwebel (sergeants). I wanted to learn what I wanted to know, …

The Wonderful World Of Whiskey, In One Boozy Chart

Now available from Pop Chart Lab, the Many Varieties of Whiskey print aims to chart the guiding lights of the whiskey world with the Brooklyn-based company’s customary aplomb. It categorizes and distills (forgive the pun) each type of whiskey down into groups, from scotch to bouron to single malt …

Couple of good looks of opening day, from the broadcast booth http://t.co/Bedo4mugid

Seth Godin on What Marketers Are Getting Wrong

The marketing expert shares how companies can change their tactics to get customers' attention more effectively.<p>Seth Godin, best-selling author and entrepreneur, is one of the most prominent names in marketing today. Godin has worked in the field for decades and his blog is one of the most …

5 Things Breakthrough Marketers Do

So much of today's marketing is purposeless and boring. Here are five ways the best marketers get above the noise.<p>Lots of people identify themselves as marketers, but sadly many of them just shuffle paper and spread useless and ineffective social media. They spend other people's money creating …

Marketing

Cal Poly advances into NCAA tournament's field of 64

DAYTON, Ohio -- Now that Cal Poly has gotten its first NCAA victory out of the way, why stop at one?<p>Chris Eversley scored 19 points to help Cal Poly …

The 36 Rules Of Social Media (Infographic)

<b>Fast Company</b> produced this infographic about the 36 Rules of Social Media, very simple straightforward advice from professionals in the field (see …

Lenovo and Ashton Kutcher team up on special edition phones, due out this year

If at first you don't succeed... iterate, iterate, iterate on Android? After signing on Ashton Kutcher as a product engineer -- and then going on to release a pair of poorly received tablets -- Lenovo is dusting itself off. A marketing executive told <i>Recode</i> that the company is once again teaming up …

The Simple Science To Good Storytelling

Listening to a compelling story activates different parts of the brain, and luckily putting together a good tale isn’t always that difficult.<p><i>A great lasting story is about everyone or it will not last. The strange and foreign is not interesting–only the deeply personal and familiar.”<br>― John Steinbeck</i><p>…