Perion names new head of Codefuel Division

Perion Network Ltd. (NASDAQ: PERI) said that Orey Gilliam will join the company as president of its Codefuel Division, effective July 8, 2014.

Gilliam previously served as the head of AOL Messaging, the CEO of ICQ and most recently as the CEO of BIScience, a data-driven advertising and analytics company.

Additionally, the company and Josh Wine agreed to part ways, effective immediately.

Perion is a global performance-based media and Internet company, providing online publishers and app developers advanced technology and a variety of intelligent, data-driven solutions to monetise their application or content and expand their reach to larger audiences, based on our own experience as an app developerIts website is at and on Twitter @perionnetwork.

Tableau 8.2 comes to Mac

Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA) said it has announced the general availability of Tableau 8.2, an update that brings Tableau to Mac users around the world and adds a feature to help people tell stories with their data.

With Tableau 8.2, Mac users will have a fully-featured analytics application that lets them ask questions of their data. Story Points will allow everyone to create interactive, data-driven stories that they can share with their organizations, networks and the world.

Tableau Software helps people see and understand data. Its website is at