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Entries in Walt Mossberg (2)


Fireside Chat with Walt Mossberg

We were delighted when Walt Mossberg, former Executive Editor at The Verge, Co-Founder and Editor at Large of Recode stopped by the Best Buy Seatlle Technology Development Center for a fireside chat. We covered a lot of ground in the 90 minutes we had with Walt. It's a great survey of his career in tech, the people he met, and the products he's most excited about. 


Inside the Design Mind of Ford's CEO Alan Mullaly

At this past week's All Things D conference, Alan Mullaly was asked by his hosts to reveal the page of notes he created in prep for his interview. Mullaly was dynamic, energetic and enthusiastic about the integration of popular consumer technology in cars rolling off the Ford line. His notes show how he organized his thoughts around the key points he wanted to make, which might offer a good template for Mark Zuckerberg to use next time he readies for a session in the hot seat!