10 Things You Need To Know This Morning

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Good morning! Here’s the news:

  • Yahoo’s CEO Scott Thompson sent an e-mail to employees urging them to ignore his ongoing resume scandal and stick to business as usual.
  • Unfortunately, it looks like many of Yahoo’s employees don’t like the way Thompson and the company have handled the crisis so far.
  • While all of this is going on, Yahoo is once again trying to sell off its stake in Alibaba for billions.
  • Facebook made another important acquisition Friday, buying the social discovery app Glancee for an undisclosed sum.
  • Mark Zuckerberg chatted with Warren Buffet for hours about taking Facebook public.
  • LG will release the new Google TV in late May, Reuters reports.
  • Apple is rumoured to be coming out with a $799 MacBook Pro later this year. The goal is to compete against the growing Ultrabook market.
  • Samsung just suffered a big setback in its patent battle with Apple, The Verge reports.
  • Sprint’s CEO took a $3.25 million pay cut to address shareholder concerns about the high costs of the iPhone.
  • In case you’ve been wondering, here are all the weird, secret projects that Sergey Brin has been working on.

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