Dancing with the tech stars (gallery)

Summary:Can't get enough of "Dancing with the Stars"? We decided to create our own version but the stars on this dance floor are tech execs and the dancing, well, you'll just have to imagine it.

Can't get enough of "Dancing with the Stars"? We decided to create our own version but the stars on this dance floor are tech execs and the dancing, well, you'll just have to imagine it. Take a look at the contestants and cast your vote to see who should get tossed off the show..

Carol Bartz, Yahoo

Carol Bartz, Yahoo CEO

Carol Bartz, Yahoo CEO

The first contestant, Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz tries to convince a shy dance partner that she knows what she's doing.

Next: Larry Ellison »

Larry Ellison, Oracle

Larry Ellison

Larry Ellison

Oracle chairman Larry Ellison takes time from skipper duties aboard his yacht to take part. He looks very disappointed with his dance card.

Next: Steve Ballmer »

Steve Ballmer, Microsoft

Steve Ballmer

Steve Ballmer

Microsoft CEO has some experience - doing his "Monkey Boy" dance recital on stage before a packed house at Microsoft. Maybe he'll break dance.

Next: Mark Zuckerberg »

Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg

It's said that Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg actually turned down an appearance on the real "Dancing with the Stars" in order to compete on our "Dancing with the tech stars." He plans a different routine. Intrigued by movies and his own depiction on "The Social Network," he will recreate Gene Kelly's famous dance from "Singin' in the Rain."

Next: Meg Whitman »

Meg Whitman

Meg Whitman

Meg Whitman

The former eBay chief and political candidate returns to the stage to dance the night away.

Next: Tim Cook »

Tim Cook, Apple

Tim Cook

Tim Cook

Apple's new CEO has done a lot of dancing lately - all the way to the bank to cash his new paychecks and stock options potentially worth $383 million at today's prices. It is rumored that Tim will perform with an iPad that's running a new app called "Dance Partner."

Next: Larry Page »

Larry Page, Google

Larry Page

Larry Page

Google co-founder and new CEO Larry Page who will be introduced by fellow Google co-founder Sergei Brin. He plans a song and dance routine.

Next: Jonathan Schwartz and »

Jonathan Schwartz, Picture of Health and Mitchell Baker, Mozilla Foundation

Jonathan Schwartz, Mitchell Baker

Jonathan Schwartz, Mitchell Baker

Former Sun CEO and current Picture of Health chief Jonathan Schwartz and Mozilla Foundation Chairperson Mitchell Baker have been paired but can't decide on a dance.

Next: Safra Catz »

Safra Catz, Oracle President

Safra Catz

Safra Catz

With those heels, expect Safra Catz to have a tough time.

Next: Eva Chen »

Eva Chen, Trend Micro

Eva Chen

Eva Chen

Trend Micro CEO is waiting in the wings until her company does a full security scan of her dance partner.

Next: Vote »

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Topics: Hardware, Apple, Security

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