Over the past few weeks, we watched as the Beatles finally came to iTunes after decades of having issues with Apple. If you have been on the internet you would also have watched as the iTunes downloads got to the 2 million mark and over shot it. What left most people wondering was how the meteoric i.... More »
Twitter has taken advertising to a new height and is said to have signed on eighty of the largest brand advertisers in the USA.
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Not too long ago, Google developed a new tool call Hotpot. Hotpot was based on the Google Places platform and it was an interactive way for consumers to recommend businesses to their friends and network.
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As of yesterday, Wednesday, Dec 1, 2010 WordPress Users Association (WPUA) became open to the public. The WPUA was previously available as a private association and a new member needed an invitation from an existing member.
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eBay released its third quarter financial numbers and thanks to the strong growth of its PayPal division, both its revenue and net income increased.
In the third-quarter of 2010, eBay made $2.238 billion in revenue, which was actually up 1% from the same quarter in 2009.
While eBay’s marketplace business generated $1.41 billion in revenue, PayPal’s revenue topped $838 million, a rise of 22%. From these numbers, analysts predict PayPal will be the company’s top revenue driver in just a few years. And with PayPal’s recent release of their photo-based check-depositing app for the iPhone, PayPal continues to innovate new ways to move towards success.
Do you think eBay would be able to financially exist without PayPal?