EBay, Andreessen Dispute Icahn Accusations on Skype Deal EBay Inc. Director Marc Andreessen struck back at activist investor Carl Icahn, who has accused the venture capitalist of conflicts of interest for his role in the company’s sale of videoconferencing service Skype. Andreessen said he recused himself from ... 03/3/2014 - 7:46 am | View Link
How eBay Fared in Latest Skype Deal The conventional thinking goes that Meg Whitman, eBay’s former chief executive, blundered by buying Skype six years ago for $2.5 billion. Her idea that Skype, the Internet calling service, would encourage eBay’s users to talk to one another rather than ... 05/9/2011 - 5:32 pm | View Link
eBay Reaches Deal With Skype Founders, Your Gabbing Is Safe Skype users can breathe easier, now that one of technology's greatest business blunders has been fixed. The outside chance of a Skype shutdown has gone away, messy lawsuits have been resolved, and Skype's founders are back helping run the company. 11/5/2009 - 8:22 pm | View Link
DONE DEAL: eBay Settles Skype Lawsuit, Founders Return After a saga that simply defied explanation, the eBay/Skype lawsuit has finally been settled. The founders of Skype have returned to their creation. A recap of the story: eBay bought Skype for $2.6 billion back in 2005. Skype's founders, Niklas Zennstrom ... 11/5/2009 - 8:15 pm | View Link
eBay Scores In Skype Deal eBay's boss managed to get Skype off the company's hands in a deal that looks good for eBay in both the short- and long-term. Specifically, eBay's Skype deal: Either way, good news for investors, who have sent eBay's shares up 1.6% today, while the NASDAQ ... 08/31/2009 - 11:45 pm | View Link
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About Skype Skype is part of Microsoft. You can make video and audio calls, exchange chat messages and do much more using Skype's software on your computer, mobile phone, tablet ... 10/14/2016 - 12:21 pm | View Website
Skype Skype was founded in 2003 by Niklas Zennström, from Sweden, and Janus Friis, from Denmark. The Skype software was created by Estonians Ahti Heinla, Priit Kasesalu ... 10/14/2016 - 12:21 pm | View Website
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A new development plan is emerging for the former Buffalo School No. 70 in South Buffalo.
Ellicott Development Co. is considering a number of reuse options for the 101-year-old school on Buffum Street, near Seneca Street. Ellicott is negotiating with the City of Buffalo to purchase the 44,322-square-foot, four-story former elementary school.
As a prelude to completing the deal, the Buffalo Common Council agreed to give Ellicott a right-of-way clearance for a portion of Samson Street that is needed…
NBCUniversal is circling BuzzFeed once again.
According to Recodes' Peter Kafka, the Comcast Corp.-owned(Nasdaq: CMCSA ) media conglomerate is looking to infuse BuzzFeed with another $200 million — doubling up on its investment from last year.
“We have a great relationship with NBCU," BuzzFeed spokeswoman Carole Robinson told Kafka. "We’re always talking about broadening the relationship as part of our plan to grow as an independent company.”
The news comes as BuzzFeed and other online…
As two breweries move forward in Springfield, Main Street, the neighborhood's main commercial street, will be seeing more development in the next year.
Here's the latest on the projects that have announced plans to revitalize Main Street.
The planned art gallery, restaurant, bar and dry cleaners at 1735 N. Main St. is still under construction.
If individual donations to Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are a harbinger of what’s to come Nov. 8, then this year’s presidential election could go down as one of the most lopsided contests in the history of U. S. campaigns for the White House.
Federal election data show that Hillary Clinton’s campaign for the presidency generated roughly $184.7 million in individual donations from residents of U.
With two-and-a-half weeks to go until Election Day, it seems almost every pundit out there is calling the race for Hillary Clinton as Donald Trump keeps up the line that we've got a rigged system. That doesn't really give a guy like me, who has been trying to highlight business-focused presidential election items, much to work with.
So today, I'm pulling out the grab bag and offering a collection of links looking back over the past week, designed to either inform, entertain or enrage you.
The Philadelphia Phillies are looking to expand their analytics department, but the baseball team isn’t ready to talk about it in detail just yet.
The team has recently posted two jobs online: one seeking a senior quantitative analyst and the other for a senior software engineer.
The listings indicate more hirings for Phillies' research department and development department are on the horizon.
A Phillies spokeswoman declined commenting on the issue saying it was “too premature to discuss the…