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Micron appoints Mark Durcan CEO after Appleton dies in crash

Micron Technologies' board of directors have appointed Mark Durcan to head the company. Durcan's placement as chief executive follows the tragic demise of Micron's former CEO this weekend, Steve Appleton. The new chief executive will also continue to serve on…

Weekend tech reading: Micron CEO dies in plane crash

Steven R. Appleton, chairman and chief executive of Micron Technology Inc. and one of the most prominent figures in the semiconductor industry, died Friday when the high-performance airplane he was piloting crashed at Boise, Idaho's airport. The death of the 51-year-old stunned Micron...