e-dialog Newswire

e-dialog Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for e-dialog.

Results 1 - 20 of 423 in e-dialog

  1. Tech shuttle drivers ask for pay raisesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    About 180 Compass Transportation drivers who shuttle workers at six Silicon Valley tech companies and Amtrak could get a pay bump and more benefits this year. Shuttle bus drivers, who are also members of Teamsters Local 853, met at the union's office Saturday and unanimously voted to approve a new three-year contract that impacts Apple, eBay, Yahoo, Evernote, Genentech, Zynga and Amtrak.

    Comment?

  2. Drivers of buses for tech workers move closer to contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | San Francisco Chronicle

    Employees unanimously voted Saturday to support a proposed three-year contract under Teamsters Local 853 that calls for overtime pay and paid holidays. Bus drivers who transport workers for large tech companies moved closer Saturday to an agreement with its employer, Compass Transportation, over higher wages and improved benefits.

    Comment?

  3. Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL) Added Into Subway Restaurants Mobile AppRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Learn Bonds

    Paypal Holdings Inc users will be able to pay for their Subway sandwiches through their accounts by the end of the year. Subway Restaurants and Paydiant announced Wednesday intentions to insert PayPal functionality onto the fast-food giant's new mobile app.

    Comment?

  4. Apple, Yahoo shuttle drivers set to vote on unionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | USA Today

    Shuttle drivers for Apple, eBay, Yahoo and several other Silicon Valley firms will vote Saturday on a wage and benefits package. Apple, Yahoo shuttle drivers set to vote on union Shuttle drivers for Apple, eBay, Yahoo and several other Silicon Valley firms will vote Saturday on a wage and benefits package.

    Comment?

  5. Tech shuttle drivers set Aug. 1 union voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | USA Today

    Drivers for as well as Apple, eBay, Yahoo and several other Silicon Valley firms are set to on Amtrak, Genentech, Evernote and Genentech voted to unionize with Teamsters Local 853. Tech shuttle drivers set Aug. 1 union vote Drivers for as well as Apple, eBay, Yahoo and several other Silicon Valley firms are set to on Amtrak, Genentech, Evernote and Genentech voted to unionize with Teamsters Local 853.

    Comment?

  6. EBay closes eBay Now and other mobile appsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Business Journal

    EBay wasted no time in paring down operations following its split from PayPal last week. The online auction company said it will shut down many of its remaining standalone mobile applications, including eBay Valet, eBay Fashion and eBay Motors, and on-demand delivery service eBay Now.

    Comment?

  7. Ebay Closes Delivery Service EBay Now, Will Also Shut Down Its Fashion, Motors & Valet AppsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | TechCrunch

    Following its split from PayPal last week, eBay announced this morning it's closing down a number of standalone mobile applications, including eBay Valet, eBay Fashion, and eBay Motors, and is retiring its on-demand delivery service eBay Now. On the latter item, the company says that eBay Now was "always intended" as pilot program, and while it saw encouraging results, it will instead explore other delivery and pick-up and drop-off programs that are relevant to its customer base of 25 million sellers, and that cover a wider variety of inventory.

    Comment?

  8. The Option Samurai Picks PayPal Over eBayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Benzinga

    Benzinga recently spoke with Leav Graves, founder of Option Samurai , about eBay Inc 's recent spinoff of digital payment company PayPal Holdings Inc . Graves discussed why he prefers PayPal over eBay, what he has seen in the options market since the PayPal spinoff and which big-name tech companies are his favorite names to buy right now. 1 comment

  9. eBay Now rapid-delivery service shut downRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | CNET News.com

    The e-commerce company continues trimming initiatives to focus on its core marketplace, saying Monday it's shuttering some delivery services and several mobile apps. The online marketplace said Monday it has killed off eBay Now, which it started three years ago to allow its customers to buy items from local sellers and then get them delivered as soon as the same day. 1 comment

  10. PayPal Is Unleashed And Ready To Expand In Mobile PaymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Seeking Alpha

    PayPal has assembled an impressive team of mobile payment big hitters in preparation for its spin off and listing in July. Before the spin-off, parent company eBay acquired four companies with various mobile payment capabilities that would be bundled together with PayPal when the two companies split.

    Comment?

  11. EY appoints former eBay man as global innovation team headRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Accountancy Age

    Wong leaves eBay, where he served for ten years on the marketplaces strategy team and as a senior executive and founder of the Business Incubation Group, to join the Big Four member firm. His career began at the Boston Consulting Group before moving at JAFCO America Venture and JP Morgan Partners.

    Comment?

  12. Jailed online pharmacy boss transferred to CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A former Manitoba Internet pharmacy kingpin jailed for fraud in the United States was transferred to the Canadian prison system earlier this year to complete his sentence. A former Manitoba Internet pharmacy kingpin jailed for fraud in the United States was transferred to the Canadian prison system earlier this year to complete his sentence.

    Comment?

  13. Former eBay exec joins Ernst & Young as innovation headRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Chain Store Age

    New York The changes continue at eBay. Jeff Wong, who ran eBay's Business Incubation Group, has joined professional services firm Ernst & Young as chief innovation officer.

    Comment?

  14. 's Top InitiationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Benzinga

    Morgan Stanley initiated coverage on eBay Inc with a Equal-weight rating. The target price for eBay is set to $29.

    Comment?

  15. EBay acquires San Francisco-based secondhand marketplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Business Journal

    EBay acquired secondhand e-commerce marketplace Twice on Monday for an undisclosed sum, immediately after the auction site's split with PayPal. EBay will take on some of Twice's technology and 10 of its 40 full-time employees. 1 comment

  16. Facebook: Can Its Dynamic Product Ads Turn eBay Around?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Seeking Alpha

    I see this as an early endorsement of FB's ad product and could potentially deliver upside surprise post holiday quarter. During eBay's conference call , the company pointed out that it will look to drive more traffic from social media channels such as Facebook and will use FB's new Dynamic Product Ads as a way to diversify its traffic away from search, which is still the bigger channel.

    Comment?

  17. How Big Is PayPal Compared To Its Tech Peers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Benzinga

    The long-awaited spin-off of PayPal Holdings Inc by eBay Inc finally took place at the end of last week. Now that PayPal is its own entity, the company can take its rightful place among the tech giants of the market.

    Comment?

  18. Amazon: Price Ecosystem Expanding, AWS AcceleratingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Seeking Alpha

    Amazon will report its quarter on the 23rd. Consensus expects a loss of $0.14 and $22.37b in revenue.

    Comment?

  19. PayPal lists on NASDAQRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | KETV-TV

    MELISSA: MORE THAN 1000 EMPLOYEES IN THE METRO WATCHED AS THEIR WORKPLACE WENT UP ON WALL STREET. PAYPAL IS NOW AN INDEPENDENT COMPANY FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 2002.

    Comment?

  20. Shares of PayPal rise on 1st day of tradingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | KRON 4

    Shares of San Jose-based PayPal made strong gains in its first day as an independent and publicly traded company, after parting ways with eBay Inc. On Friday, Paypal officially split with eBay, 10 months after the companies announced that they were going their separate ways. PayPal processed $235 billion in total payment volume last year and logged revenue of about $8 billion.

    Comment?