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eBay-PayPal spin-off: Why shareholders are loving it

Ebay shareholders like the company’s recent decision to spin-off payment processor PayPal. Its shares are up by almost 8% since the news broke. Investors in other companies should take note. 374 more words

Finance

Analysis: Why investors salivate for PayPal

Breaking up may be hard for companies to do. But investors love it.

Shares of eBay (EBAY) are up $3.92, or 7.4%, to $56.58 Tuesday after the online auctioneer said it plans to spin off its PalPay electronic payment processing company. 406 more words

Buzz

AMC Decides To Remedy Their Ratings Woes With More 'The Walking Dead'

AMC might have a solution to their programming woes following the end of Breaking Bad and Mad Men. Sadly, it’s not more Low Winter Sun… 565 more words

TV

Anne -- Theatre Amsterdam

Yesterday, September 1st, was the start of the academic year. It’s the first year that I can remember that I haven’t been making a new start; a new university, a new country, a new school year. 998 more words

Opinions

The Wiz!

Like a red-headed stepchild, The Wiz is often overlooked as an interpretation of L. Frank Baum’s world of Oz, but, in the SyFy series FaceOff… 112 more words

Spin Offs

Another Kindle app?

I suppose I shouldn’t be surprised by it’s frequency, after all that is the whole gist of this blog, but Amazon has once again promoted an Oz app on its Kindle Fire. 92 more words

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