Category: Technology

As Black Friday nears, tech deals appear

As Thanksgiving approaches, a few things are constant. Macy’s will have a parade, football will be played and people will line up through the night to get a jump on Black Friday deals. One other...

eBay Enterprise Business Taken Private, Broken Up

After months of negotiation, eBay EBAY has divested its enterprise e-commerce division in a transaction valued at $925 million. The new buyers–led by Sterling Partners and Permira Funds–are already breaking up the business. The...

Netflix Inc’s Beastly Box Office Bet Bombs

Beasts of No Nation , Netflix ‘s (NASDAQ: NFLX) first original film to be released simultaneously in theaters and on its streaming service, reportedly bombed at the specialty box office. According to a rival...

PayPal outage may have cost merchants millions

Payments company PayPal suffered a massive outage late Thursday night, which took down payments through the service across a number of sites, including former parent company eBay EBAY and Etsy, a marketplace for homemade...