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Uber’s recovery accelerates as more people seek rides again, warns Associated Press

From Associated Press: SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Uber’s ride-hailing service is regaining most of the momentum that it lost during the pandemic. At the same...

Hold Uber responsible: UPDATE 1-Uber losses widen as driver incentives rise along with trips

From Reuters: (Adds details, share price) Aug 4 (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc on Wednesday reported widening losses even as trips and deliveries grew as driver...

Take action against AT&T: The Hill’s 12:30 Report

From The Hill: via GIPHY Continue reading The Hill's 12:30 Report on The Hill Do you have a complaint about AT&T, such as hidden fees on your...

Reuters reports Group backed by Uber, Lyft pushes Massachusetts gig worker ballot measure

From Reuters: BOSTON, Aug 4 (Reuters) - A coalition of app-based companies, including Uber Technologies Inc, Lyft Inc and DoorDash Inc, on Wednesday took the...

Latest Uber customer news: Uber, Lyft Introduce Prop 22 Clone to Undermine Labor Law In Massachusetts

From VICE: It’s nearly been a year since Uber, Lyft, DoorDash, Instacart, and Postmates wrote Proposition 22—a ballot measure that exempted them from following California...

Take action against Chase Bank: ND governor on first Chase Bank in Fargo: Companies are recognizing state’s ‘booming’ economy

From Fox Business: North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum praised JPMorgan Chase on "Mornings with Maria" Wednesday for opening its first branch in Fargo, saying that...

Despite 20 Years Of Experience, Comcast/NBC Still Sucks At Olympics Coverage, warns Techdirt

From Techdirt: NBC (now Comcast NBC Universal) has enjoyed the rights to broadcast the US Olympics since 1998. In 2011, the company paid $4.4...

T-Mobile headlines: Sprint LTE network will shut down in June 2022 as T-Mobile continues assimilation

From 9to5Mac: The Sprint LTE network will shut down by June 30, 2022, as T-Mobile continues moving customers onto its...

Hold T-Mobile responsible: T-Mobile will eliminate the Sprint LTE network next summer

From SlashGear: T-Mobile and Sprint merged last year after finally gaining approval to do so. As customers of Sprint know,...

SlashGear reports T-Mobile will eliminate the Sprint LTE network next summer

From SlashGear: T-Mobile and Sprint merged last year after finally gaining approval to do so. As customers of Sprint know,...

PayPal News

Associated Press on PayPal: Ford, Qualcomm rise; Citrix Systems, PayPal fall

From Associated Press: Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Thursday: Yum Brands Inc.,...

PayPal news: PayPal’s new ‘super app’ is ready to launch, will also include messaging

From TechCrunch: PayPal’s plan to morph itself into a “super app” have been given a...

PayPal Boosts Outlook for Total Payment Volume, GAAP EPS, says MarketWatch

From MarketWatch: By Allison Prang PayPal Holdings Inc. raised its total payment volume and GAAP earnings...

Take action against PayPal: PayPal comes in light on revenue, profit drops from last year

From CNBC: PayPal shares fell as much as 8% in extended trading on Wednesday after...

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Expedia news: Deal Struck To End Expedia Suit In Chancery Over $2.6B Deal

From Law360: Law360 (August 4, 2021, 5:35 PM EDT) -- A settlement has been reached to end a direct and derivative stockholder suit in Delaware Chancery Court challenging Expedia Group's $2.6 billion acquisition of Liberty Expedia Holdings, according to a court filing made public on Wednesday.In a letter submitted to Vice Chancellor J. Travis Laster, attorney William B. Chandler III...

T-Mobile will shut down Sprint’s 4G LTE network on June 30, 2022, warns CNET

From CNET: T-Mobile has been moving to integrate Sprint into its operations since completing its merger last April. This week the next step was detailed,...

Hold T-Mobile responsible: T-Mobile will shut down Sprint’s 4G LTE network on June 30, 2022

From CNET: T-Mobile has been moving to integrate Sprint into its operations since completing its merger last April. This week the next step was detailed,...

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Sprint will sell off Boost Mobile if merger with T-Mobile is approved, according to The Verge

From The Verge: Sprint has promised to sell off Boost...

FierceTelecom reports Verizon bags $78.8M Air National Guard contract

From FierceTelecom: Verizon’s Public Sector business inked its second deal...

Hold T-Mobile responsible: T-Mobile wants to lure back Boost customers it sold in acquisition

From The Verge: T-Mobile is introducing a new prepaid promotion...

Comcast News

Despite 20 Years Of Experience, Comcast/NBC Still Sucks At Olympics Coverage, warns Techdirt

From Techdirt: NBC (now Comcast NBC Universal) has enjoyed the rights to broadcast the US Olympics since 1998. In...

Comcast’s profits jump 25% in second quarter as consumers return to theme parks and theaters, warns The Philadelphia Inquirer

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: Comcast Corp.’s profits jumped 25% in the second quarter as more customers returned to theme parks...

Comcast headlines: Biden Tags Comcast Lobbyist to Be Canadian Ambassador

From VICE: While the White House just appointed Comcast lobbyist David Cohen to be Ambassador to Canada, it still hasn’t...

T-Mobile News

T-Mobile will shut down Sprint’s 4G LTE network on June 30, 2022, warns CNET

From CNET: T-Mobile has been moving to integrate Sprint into its operations since completing its...

Hold T-Mobile responsible: T-Mobile will shut down Sprint’s 4G LTE network on June 30, 2022

From CNET: T-Mobile has been moving to integrate Sprint into its operations since completing its...

T-Mobile headlines: Sprint LTE network will shut down in June 2022 as T-Mobile continues assimilation

From 9to5Mac: The Sprint LTE network will shut down by June 30, 2022, as T-Mobile...

Verizon News

Top Verizon story from Techdirt: After Exploiting Covid Broadband Program, Verizon Faces Unsurprising Opposition To Tracfone Merger

From Techdirt: When last we checked in with Verizon, the company had just been caught exploiting the government's Covid broadband relief program to upsell...

9th Circ. Backs Carrier’s Tariff Rates In Verizon Row, according to Law360

From Law360: Law360 (July 30, 2021, 7:07 PM EDT) -- The Ninth Circuit partially granted Wide Voice LLC's petition to...

FierceTelecom reports Verizon bags $78.8M Air National Guard contract

From FierceTelecom: Verizon’s Public Sector business inked its second deal with the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) in as many...

Wells Fargo News

Hold Wells Fargo responsible: Gap margins will benefit from headquarters consolidation: Wells Fargo

From MarketWatch: Gap Inc. GPS, +3.26%has announced that it will consolidate its San Francisco headquarters, shutting the Old Navy office...

Hold Wells Fargo responsible: Wells Fargo CEO Scharf’s pay drops nearly 12% in 2020

From Fox Business: Wells Fargo Chief Executive Officer Charles Scharf's annual pay fell by about $3 million, or 12%, in...

Wells Fargo headlines: Wells Fargo To Pay $2M To Settle Wage And Hour Class Action

From Law360: Law360 (February 8, 2021, 6:59 PM EST) -- Wells Fargo agreed to pay $2 million to settle a...

AT&T News

Take action against AT&T: The Hill’s 12:30 Report

From The Hill: via GIPHY Continue reading The Hill's 12:30 Report on The Hill Do you have...

AT&T has officially spun off DirecTV, which is now its own business, says The Verge

From The Verge: AT&T announced earlier this year that it would spin its video properties...

DC Circ. Says Arbitrator Must Decide AT&T Union Fight, says Law360

From Law360: An arbitrator, not a federal judge, must decide whether AT&T needs to...

AT&T completes DirecTV spinoff after 6 years of utter failure and ineptitude, according to Ars Technica

From Ars Technica: AT&T has completed its spinoff of DirecTV after six years of mismanagement...

Airbnb News

Hold Airbnb responsible: Airbnb announces 70 listings suspended due to party policies

From San Francisco Chronicle: PHOENIX (AP) — A leading short-term rental website says it has...

Airbnb news: Airbnb is making a huge comeback

From CNN: New York (CNN Business)Here's another sign that summer travel is rebounding: Airbnb said...

Airbnb reports surge in demand for local stays, according to The Verge

From The Verge: More people are booking local holidays in the wake of the COVID-19...

Airbnb headlines: Airbnb to tighten control of short-term lets in France

From Reuters: PARIS (Reuters) - Airbnb announced plans on Monday to tighten control of short-term...

DISH Network News

USA TODAY reports Dish Network adds HBO Max, brings back HBO and Cinemax for TV customers

From USA TODAY: Big news for Dish Network subscribers: HBO is making a comeback. The TV...

DISH Network headlines: Dish Network enters 10-year, $5 billion agreement with AT&T

From The Verge: Dish Network has a new network operator partner for its MVNO brands:...

Top DISH Network story from WRAL Tech Wire: NextDISH Network plans to buy Raleigh-based Republic Wireless

From WRAL Tech Wire: RALEIGH – DISH Network plans to buy Raleigh-based Republic Wireless, the...

Uber News

Uber’s recovery accelerates as more people seek rides again, according to Minneapolis Star Tribune

From Minneapolis Star Tribune: SAN RAMON, Calif. — Uber's ride-hailing service is regaining most of...

Uber’s recovery accelerates as more people seek rides again, warns Associated Press

From Associated Press: SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Uber’s ride-hailing service is regaining most of...

Hold Uber responsible: UPDATE 1-Uber losses widen as driver incentives rise along with trips

From Reuters: (Adds details, share price) Aug 4 (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc on Wednesday reported...

Reuters reports Group backed by Uber, Lyft pushes Massachusetts gig worker ballot measure

From Reuters: BOSTON, Aug 4 (Reuters) - A coalition of app-based companies, including Uber Technologies...

Chase Bank News

Take action against Chase Bank: ND governor on first Chase Bank in Fargo: Companies are recognizing state’s ‘booming’ economy

From Fox Business: North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum praised JPMorgan Chase on "Mornings with Maria"...

Latest Chase Bank customer news: JPMorgan Chase CEO says rise in COVID-19 cases won’t derail economic recovery

From Minneapolis Star Tribune: JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon said during a visit to the...

Chase Bank headlines: Trooper dies after being injured during car chase

From KVIA El Paso: By Elaine Emerson, Ashley Casper Click here for updates on this story ...

Expedia news: Deal Struck To End Expedia Suit In Chancery Over $2.6B Deal

From Law360: Law360 (August 4, 2021, 5:35 PM EDT) -- A settlement has been reached to end a direct and derivative stockholder suit in Delaware...

Uber’s recovery accelerates as more people seek rides again, according to Minneapolis Star Tribune

From Minneapolis Star Tribune: SAN RAMON, Calif. — Uber's ride-hailing service is regaining most of the momentum that it lost during the pandemic. At the same time, its delivery service is...

T-Mobile will shut down Sprint’s 4G LTE network on June 30, 2022, warns CNET

From CNET: T-Mobile has been moving to integrate Sprint into its operations since completing its merger last April. This week the next step was detailed,...