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IBM CEO Ginni Rometty talks technology, leadership

“Don’t protect your past,” said Ginni Rometty, CEO of IBM, to her audience in CEMEX Auditorium on Tuesday. “Don’t define yourself as a product.”

Rometty, who also serves as chairwoman and president of IBM, was invited by the Stanford Graduate School of Business (GSB) as a part of their View From The Top student-run speaker series. View From the Top brings in global leaders to share perspectives on leadership, careers and core values.

Students invest in Bitcoin as price tops $10,000

Over the past year, many Stanford students have utilized Bitcoin, a popular virtual currency, as a means of making financial investments and for conducting under-the-table transactions over the deep web. These developments have occurred just as the price of a single Bitcoin surpassed $10,000 on Monday, reaching an all-time high in its almost nine-year history of existence.