Well, having done 6 countries, 3000 kms, visited 100,000 war graves #thegreatescape van (and its occupants) are finally in London. The ridiculous Peugeot J5, purchased in Holland and then converted by a Polish stoner into a camper van is on British soil. 334 more words
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Like double decker buses, two game changing announcements have arrived simultaneously to shake the future of the mobile payments industry. With eBay’s decision to spin off its payments business PayPal arriving on top of Apple’s unveiling and rolling out its Apple Pay system (at least in the US), it’s a fascinating time for industry watchers. 506 more words
Perhaps you recall IBM? Perhaps you don’t. The once powerful company that sat at the forefront of technology is now at the forefront of…nothing as the company just released its very disappointing earnings. 487 more words
Bryan Johnson, a serial tech entrepreneur turned investor, isn’t interested in finding the next buzzy start-up like messaging app Snapchat. Sure, he hopes to make money. 834 more words
Marc Andreessen will step down from eBay’s board of directors Monday in the wake of the board’s approval to spinoff the company’s PayPal unit.
Andreessen, founder of venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, said now is the right time for him to step down and called his time as part of Ebay’s leadership “an absolute privilege.” He has served on the board for six years alongside other members including eBay founder Pierre Omidyar and Ford Executive Chairman William C. 209 more words