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Carrier IQ hires Verizon alum Mobley to lead consumer privacy efforts

NEW ORLEANS--Months after a consumer privacy uproar that threatened to derail its business, mobile diagnostics platform Carrier IQ has named Magnolia Mansourkia Mobley to the role of general counsel

Former Windows Phone exec Gavin Kim joins NQ Mobile

NQ Mobile has appointed Gavin Kim to the newly created position of chief product officer. Gavin Kim Kim joins NQ Mobile after a stint at Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), where he was

PayPal promotes former Zong chief David Marcus to president

eBay appointed David Marcus as president of its PayPal division. Marcus, previously PayPal's vice president of mobile, replaces Scott Thompson, who stepped down in January 2012 to become CEO at

Mozilla web platform chief Chris Blizzard exits for startup

Mozilla Director of Web Platform Chris Blizzard has left the open-source software initiative to join an unnamed startup. Blizzard announced the move on his blog, indicating his new job is based in

Vringo CEO Jon Medved resigns following Innovate/Protect merger

Mobile social video firm Vringo is merging with Innovate/Protect, the owner of patent assets acquired from search website Lycos. In addition, Vringo CEO Jon Medved is stepping down and Vringo

Zynga ad chief Anekal bolts to join mobile rewards network Kiip

Zynga global director of brand advertising Manny Anekal has resigned his post to join mobile rewards network Kiip as chief operating officer. Kiip delivers branded offers and rewards at precise

Google Wallet shakeup: Head of consumer payments Gupta resigns

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) head of consumer payments Vikas Gupta has resigned his post, the second high-profile management move within the Google Wallet m-commerce unit within the past week. Gupta was

Report: Apple poaches former Adobe exec to head iAd

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has reportedly hired formed Adobe executive Todd Teresi as its new vice president of its iAd platform. According to Bloomberg, which cited unnamed sources, Teresi will serve under

Yahoo names PayPal chief Thompson to CEO post

Almost four months after removing Carol Bartz from her role as CEO, Yahoo has finally named her replacement: Scott Thompson, who previously served as president of eBay-owned digital payments platform

Openwave appoints Mike Mulica to CEO post

Messaging solutions firm Openwave has named its new CEO: Mike Mulica will take the reins from interim CEO Anne Brennan, who will continue in her role as chief financial officer. In 1999, Mulica