Troy writes the Tech Files column as the Personal Technology Columnist at the San Jose Mercury News. He also covers the digital media, mobile and video game industries and writes occasionally about Apple, chips, social networking and other aspects of technology. Previously, Troy covered Apple and the consumer electronics industry. Prior to joining the Mercury News, Troy reported on technology, business and financial issues for TheStreet.com and CNET News.com.
Don Mattrick, Zynga's new CEO, could see a huge payday if he's able to boost the stock price of the struggling social gaming company.
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Zynga may be getting a new CEO -- Video game industry veteran Don Mattrick.
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Aereo -- the online service that records and streams local broadcast TV signals -- will soon be available in a host of new areas. Just don't expect it to come to the Bay Area anytime soon.
The New York company, which Read More →