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From Elon Musk to Tim Cook, here's where the world's most influential tech founders and CEOs went to college — and what they studied

College is where many figure out what they're actually interested in and determine the career they want to pursue. We researched the degrees and schools attended by well-known tech CEOs, many of whom launched their companies or landed on the idea for their first startup while studying at college. Here's where 52 CEOs and founders in the tech industry went to school, and what they studied. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. For new college students, choosing a major can feel l...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Europe, Elon Musk, Cook, Sweden, Maryland, Microsoft, Yahoo, Mba, Stanford, India, Satya Nadella, Trends


Daily Crunch: LinkedIn is getting a new CEO

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. Jeff Weiner will step down as CEO of LinkedIn June 1, product head Ryan Roslansky steps up The changes are LinkedIn’s first big executive shakeup since the company was acquired by Microsoft in 2016. It’s notable that both of the new appointments (Roslansky and new product head Tomer Cohen) involve long...
Tags: Google, Social, Twitter, Enterprise, Microsoft, Linkedin, Tech, Nasa, Earth, Reddit, Jeff Weiner, Google Maps, Illumina, Ancestry, Ama, Koch


10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday. LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner is stepping down after 11 years. Weiner will be replaced by Ryan Roslansky, a senior vice president in charge of product. Clearview AI, the startup that scraped billions of photos from Facebook and Google to create a facial-recognition database, was sent a cease-and-desist by Google and YouTube. Twitter, Google, and YouTube say Clearview AI's method of scraping public photos violates their terms of ser...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Elon Musk, California, Trends, Tesla, Shanghai, Jeff Weiner, Kendall Jenner, Alexa, Match Group, Phoenix, Don, Buffalo New York, Weiner


Jeff Weiner Will Step Down as CEO of LinkedIn June 1

Major change ahead for LinkedIn, the social network for the working world, now with 675 million members. From a report: Jeff Weiner, who has been leading the company as CEO for the past 11 years, is stepping down on June 1, 2020. His new role will be executive chairman. Ryan Roslansky, who is currently head of product, will be stepping up to the new role of CEO, while Tomer Cohen, who had been under Roslansky, is stepping up to lead the team. The changes are the company's biggest -- and actually...
Tags: Microsoft, Linkedin, Tech, Jeff Weiner, Weiner, Tomer Cohen, Ryan Roslansky, Roslansky


Meet Ryan Roslansky, LinkedIn's next CEO who was Jeff Weiner's first hire back in 2009 (MSFT)

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner is stepping down after 11 years at the helm. He will be replaced by Ryan Roslansky, senior vice president of product. Weiner says that Roslansky was his first hire, and was essential to LinkedIn's success. Roslansky has been at LinkedIn since 2009, and oversaw the addition of influencers and other features on the site. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner announced on Wednesday that he is stepping down, and will be replaced by s...
Tags: Florida, Microsoft, Yahoo, California, Satya Nadella, Trends, Godaddy, Linkedin, Chicago, Jeff Weiner, Las Vegas, UC Davis, Lake Tahoe, Boeing, Glam, Forbes


LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner is stepping down and will be replaced by the exec in charge of product (MSFT)

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner is stepping down after 11 years. He will be replaced by Ryan Roslansky, currently a senior vice president in charge of product. In a blog post, Weiner said, "Ryan was the first hire I made after joining LinkedIn in December 2008. He has been essential to the company's success ever since." Weiner also said he had been discussing his plan to step down with Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella since last summer. LinkedIn is owned by Microsoft. Visit Business Insider's homepage for...
Tags: Elon Musk, Microsoft, Satya Nadella, Trends, Linkedin, Jeff Weiner, Ryan, Weiner, Ryan Roslansky


Jeff Weiner will step down as CEO of LinkedIn June 1, product head Ryan Roslansky steps up

Major change ahead for LinkedIn, the social network for the working world, now with 675 million members. Jeff Weiner, who has been leading the company as CEO for the past 11 years, is stepping down on June 1, 2020. His new role will be executive chairman. Ryan Roslansky, who is currently head of product, will be stepping up to the new role of CEO, while Tomer Cohen, who had been under Roslansky, is stepping up to lead the team. The changes are the company’s biggest — and actually, only — big exe...
Tags: TC, Facebook, Microsoft, Linkedin, Tech, Jeff Weiner, Weiner, Tomer Cohen, Ryan Roslansky, Roslansky


Will New Redesign Finally Make LinkedIn Relevant?

Officially part of the Microsoft family for over a month, LinkedIn today unveiled what it called its biggest redesign since the site's launch in 2003. The new look aims to make LinkedIn simpler, more intuitive and faster to use. Comments about the new look so far range from "Facebook-like" to "less confusing" to "no longer terrible" (the last one coming from The Wall Street Journal). In the works long before Microsoft closed on its $26.2 billion acquisition of LinkedIn in December, the redes...
Tags: Facebook, Microsoft, Linkedin, Pruett, Ryan Roslansky


Why LinkedIn bought Lynda.com last year: Train users for jobs ‘at scale’

VB EVENT: LinkedIn’s head of consumer products Ryan Roslansky, speaking on stage at VentureBeat’s Mobile Summit conference, explained how the company’s Lynda.com acquisition could allow it to redefine online education “at scale across every city and every skill.” Roslansky told Recode’s Kurt Wagner [emphasis ours]: On the learning side, specifically, there is fundamentally a flaw in the education ecosystem that we know very well. 50 percent of college graduates are graduating under-employed or...
Tags: Deals, Business, Linkedin, Lynda.com, Lynda, Kurt Wagner, Ryan Roslansky, Roslansky