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3 hrs ago | GigaOM

First Look Media revises its focus, wants to be more of a journalism lab than a standalone news site

Billionaire eBay founder Pierre Omidyar says First Look Media, the new journalistic venture he is backing with a $250-million investment, will now be focusing more on a series of experiments aimed at figuring out how journalism can serve small communities of interested readers First Look Media has $250 million in funding, has hired 25 journalists - ... (more)

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Related Topix: Journalism, Hunch, Startups, Blog News

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Business Journal

Owner of Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort still not happy with dairy's new plan

Kawailoa Development , the owner of the Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa and Poipu Bay Golf Course, which is located near the proposed dairy being funded by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar's Ulupono Initiative, is not satisfied with the dairy's decision to conduct its operation in phases with a smaller first phase after hearing community concerns.

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Silicon Valley Watcher

Omidyar Unsure On Strategy For His $250m Media Venture

Pierre Omidyar, the co-founder of Ebay, has changed some of his plans and slowed the roll-out of his $250m First Look Media venture.

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Daily Herald

Ebay to try selling auto mechanics' services in new offeringc

EBay Inc. plans to experiment with selling auto mechanics' services alongside car parts, said Devin Wenig, president of the marketplaces business, in an expansion of the e-commerce company's offerings.

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Seeking Alpha

What Amazon's Earnings Won't Tell You

Amazon's earnings do not tell its true story and focusing on it would make you miss out on the buying opportunity.

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CBS Local

San Francisco Manager Shares Career Advice For People Interested In A Tech Career

According to a recent story from the Silicon Valley Business Journal , San Jose remains the nation's top city for tech workers.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Business Journal

eBay founder Omidyar's Hawaii Dairy Farms scales back Kauai plans

Hawaii Dairy Farms, a planned 578-acre dairy on Kauai's South Shore being funded by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar's Ulupono Initiative, has decided to conduct its operation in phases with a smaller first phase after hearing community concerns.

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Re/code

Man & Machine: Why Security Needs a Human Touch

There's an old saying in information security: Corporate networks and infrastructure should look a lot like an M&M : With a hard, crunchy outside and a soft, chewy center.

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Ars Technica

Cable companies: We're afraid Netflix will demand payment from ISPs

While the network neutrality debate has focused primarily on whether ISPs should be able to charge companies like Netflix for faster access to consumers, cable companies are now arguing that it's really Netflix who holds the market power to charge them.

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Related Topix: Netflix, Startups, Internet Service Providers, Cable & Satellite, Comcast, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Internet, Science / Technology

Thu Jul 24, 2014

OttawaHerald.com

Ask the Ebay Queen: How do I keep eBay lipstick shipment from melting?

Dear eBay Queen: Hi! I recently purchased a pallet of makeup. Most of it is lipstick and lip gloss.

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Aurora Era-Banner

7 things we learnt from the ECB hack

On Thursday we learnt that the European Central Bank suffered a data breach . Though no market sensitive information was said to have been taken, contact information for those attending events with the bank was.

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Related Topix: Banking, Financial Services, European Central Bank, Hunch, Startups, Computer Security, Science / Technology

Brand Republic

EBay and LVMH settle ongoing intellectual property dispute

EBay and luxury goods brand owner LVMH Moet Hennessy have reached an agreement over the sales of counterfeit goods on the auction site, drawing a line under a litigious dispute that has been ongoing for several years.

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Brand Republic

EBay and LVMH settle ongoing intellectual property dispute

EBay and luxury goods brand owner LVMH Moet Hennessy have reached an agreement over the sales of counterfeit goods on the auction site, drawing a line under a litigious dispute that has been ongoing for several years.

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Minyanville

Pre-Market: General Motors Earnings Arrive Amid More Recalls; Unemployment Hits Eight-Year Low

Stock futures pointed toward a higher open on Thursday. Before the opening bell, Dow Jones futures rose 0.11% to 17,044.

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Related Topix: Automakers, General Motors, Manufacturing, Construction, Insurance, Caterpillar, Startups

Business Journal

PayPal to advance cash to UK small businesses

PayPal Inc. is extending its online merchant loan service Working Capital to businesses in the United Kingdom for the first time, as it pushes into a deeper range of financial services, TechCrunch reported .

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Seeking Alpha

eBay Issues Debt - You Could Try The Marketplace, But Buy It Now

As was somewhat expected in the market, online retailer and payment company eBay Inc. issued $3.25 billion in debt.

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Business Journal

Hawaii's current energy scene now a symphony, official says

Kyle Datta, founding partner of Ulupono Initiative, speaks to the crowd of energy stakeholders at the 6th Annual Hawaii Clean Energy Day held Tuesday in Downtown Honolulu.

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Business Wire

eBay Inc. Prices $3.5 Billion Senior Unsecured Notes Offering

The public offering price of the 2017 Floating Rate Notes was 100.000% of the principal amount, the public offering price of the 2019 Floating Rate Notes was 100.000% of the principal amount, the public offering price of the 2019 Fixed Rate Notes was 99.788% of the principal amount, the public offering price of the 2021 Fixed Rate Notes was 99.779% ... (more)

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Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

SL Green Realty Corp. Reports Second Quarter 2014 FFO of $1.64 Per Share before Transaction Costs; and EPS of $2.46 Per Share )--SL Green Realty Corp. : Financial and Operating Highlights Second quarter FFO of $1.64 per share before transaction related costs of $0.02 per share compared to... )--NRG Yield, Inc. today announced it has priced the ... (more)

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Benzinga

StubHub Hacked; Arrest Announcements Pending

About 1,000 customers of eBay's StubHub ticket sales unit saw their accounts hacked by international fraudsters who then made unauthorized purchases.

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