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TechCrunch on Uber: India sets rules for commissions, surge pricing for Uber and Ola

From TechCrunch: Ride-hailing firms such as Ola and Uber can only draw a fee of up to 20% on ride fares in India, New Delhi...

Take action against Uber: Some restaurants hate delivery apps like Grubhub and Uber Eats. So they’re seeking out alternatives

From CNN: New York (CNN Business)If you visit Motorino Pizza's website, you'll be greeted with a plea: Don't order through Seamless. "The worst thing that...

Hold AT&T responsible: Unwelcome holiday gift: Comcast, AT&T hiking prices

From Houston Chronicle: It has almost become a rite of the new year: Comcast and AT&T are once again increasing prices for its cable TV...

Comcast customers take note: Unwelcome holiday gift: Comcast, AT&T hiking prices

From Houston Chronicle: It has almost become a rite of the new year: Comcast and AT&T are once again increasing prices for its cable TV...

Hold Amazon responsible: Amazon Luna Controller hands-on: Console gaming almost anywhere

From CNET: Continue reading Amazon Luna Controller hands-on: Console gaming almost anywhere on CNET Or take your claim to FairShake, the consumer advocacy service. Read More: Here’s How...

Coinbase headlines: ‘Tokenized’: Inside Black Workers’ Struggles at Coinbase

From The New York Times: SAN FRANCISCO — One by one, they left. Some quit. Others were fired. All were Black. The 15 people worked at...

Expedia headlines: Honolulu signs memorandum of understanding with Airbnb and Expedia

From Short Term Rentalz: US: Hawaii’s capital Honolulu has signed a memorandum of understanding with both Airbnb and Expedia to improve the enforcement of...

Amazon customers take note: Amazon gives front-line workers a $300 holiday bonus

From CNBC: In a blog post, Dave Clark, Amazon's senior...

CNET on Amazon: 5 surprising music hacks to try with your Amazon Echo tonight

From CNET: Continue reading 5 surprising music hacks to try...

Business Insider on Amazon: Amazon faces backlash over using Sidewalk for neighborhood networks

From Business Insider: Amazon users are being automatically opted into Sidewalk, a feature that will connect Alexa devices to nearby...

Hold Comcast responsible: Steve Carell Plays Santa Claus in Thanksgiving Ad as Comcast Works for Holiday Connections

From Variety: An unlikely guest turned up amid the dozens of Broadway actors, “Today” hosts and other celebrities who regularly...

Take action against Amazon: 5 surprising music hacks to try with your Amazon Echo tonight

From CNET: Continue reading 5 surprising music hacks to try with your Amazon Echo tonight on CNET Or take your claim...

PayPal News

Top PayPal story from TechCrunch: PayPal details its digital wallet plans for 2021, including crypto, Honey integration and more

From TechCrunch: PayPal this week laid out its vision for the future of its...

Latest PayPal customer news: PayPal launches a new crowdsourced fundraising platform, the Generosity Network

From TechCrunch: PayPal is expanding its fundraising efforts with today’s launch of the Generosity...

PayPal customers take note: PayPal’s Generosity Network is its answer to GoFundMe

From Engadget: PayPal is launching the “Generosity Network,” a new GoFundMe-esque service that enables individuals...

PayPal customers take note: PayPal officially launches crypto service in the US

From Business Insider: The payments firm introduced its new crypto service that lets its users...

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MarketWatch on Airbnb: Airbnb IPO could go public as early as mid-December: analyst

From MarketWatch: Most eyes in the tech IPO market are trained on Airbnb Inc. ABNB, -2.13%, whose richly anticipated public offering could raise as much as $1 billion before the end of the year. In a note Friday, MKM Partners analyst Rohit Kulkarni believes the San Francisco-based company could kick off its IPO roadshow after Thanksgiving and possibly start trading...

Amazon headlines: Amazon spends another $500 million on bonuses. Some of its workers are still going on strike

From CNN: London (CNN Business)Amazon is spending another $500 million on bonuses for employees as it comes under pressure from a global campaign targeting its...

Take action against Amazon: Amazon to give $300 bonus to workers, but some reportedly stage Black Friday protests

From CNET: Continue reading Amazon to give $300 bonus to workers, but some reportedly stage Black Friday protests on CNET Or take your claim to FairShake,...

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Latest Airbnb customer news: How Bad Are Covid-19 Pandemic Effects On Airbnb Guests, Hosts?

From Forbes: The European Union’s top court ruled against two...

Latest Airbnb customer news: Airbnb hosts in Europe may hit road bump when renting second homes

From The Real Deal: The European Union’s top court ruled...

Top T-Mobile story from CNET: T-Mobile adds 988 suicide prevention hotline to its network

From CNET: Continue reading T-Mobile adds 988 suicide prevention hotline...

Comcast News

Comcast customers take note: Unwelcome holiday gift: Comcast, AT&T hiking prices

From Houston Chronicle: It has almost become a rite of the new year: Comcast and AT&T are once again increasing...

Hold Comcast responsible: Steve Carell Plays Santa Claus in Thanksgiving Ad as Comcast Works for Holiday Connections

From Variety: An unlikely guest turned up amid the dozens of Broadway actors, “Today” hosts and other celebrities who regularly...

Hold Comcast responsible: As Comcast enforces data caps nationwide, will AT&T, Verizon, Charter and other internet providers follow?

From AZCentral.com: If you're a Comcast customer, the internet may soon feel less wide-open. On Tuesday, the nation’s largest internet provider...

T-Mobile News

T-Mobile customers take note: T-Mobile leak says free voice line deal is coming soon

From PhoneDog: Thinking about adding someone to your T-Mobile plan? If so, you may want...

Latest T-Mobile customer news: T-Mobile launches new TVision streaming bundles, pricing starts at $10 per month

From TechCrunch: T-Mobile is launching new skinny bundles of live TV and streaming services...

Take action against T-Mobile: T-Mobile will likely remain intact after Quibi’s demise

From Business Insider: Quibi CEO Meg Witman remarked in April, "T-Mobile and Quibi are the...

Verizon News

Verizon customers take note: NYC gets Verizon to expand Fios broadband to 500K more households

From New York Post: The city has reached a settlement with Verizon, ensuring that the communications giant expands its broadband Fios service to 500,000 additional...

Latest Verizon customer news: NYC gets Verizon to expand Fios broadband to 500K more households

From New York Post: The city has reached a settlement with Verizon, ensuring that the communications giant expands its broadband...

Verizon customers take note: Verizon, Apple go after businesses with new iPhone 12 upgrade program

From CNET: Continue reading Verizon, Apple go after businesses with new iPhone 12 upgrade program on CNET Or take your claim...

Wells Fargo News

Wells Fargo customers take note: Wells Fargo reverses, again, on letting homeowners accept U.S. mortgage aid

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: After telling a group of workers laid off from COVID-19 shutdowns that it wouldn’t approve...

Take action against Wells Fargo: Bill Daley: Wells Fargo giving pandemic aid to “hurting” small businesses and meals to people in need

From CBS News: Meals will be provided by food banks affiliated with Feeding America (go to feedingamerica.org for more information,...

Latest Wells Fargo customer news: Wells Fargo hires new executive to lead diversity initiatives

From San Francisco Business Times: Wells Fargo & Co. has hired the person who will lead its diversity and inclusion...

AT&T News

AT&T customers take note: Unwelcome holiday gift: Comcast, AT&T hiking prices

From Houston Chronicle: It has almost become a rite of the new year: Comcast and...

Hold AT&T responsible: Unwelcome holiday gift: Comcast, AT&T hiking prices

From Houston Chronicle: It has almost become a rite of the new year: Comcast and...

AT&T headlines: AT&T moves forward on open RAN while T-Mobile takes cautious approach: Special Report

From FierceWireless: Open Radio Access Network (RAN) has been in the spotlight for much of...

Hold AT&T responsible: AT&T Unlocked Games selects 6 finalists for $50,000 women’s indie game dev contest

From VentureBeat: AT&T has named six finalists for its $50,000 contest to highlight women in...

Airbnb News

MarketWatch on Airbnb: Airbnb IPO could go public as early as mid-December: analyst

From MarketWatch: Most eyes in the tech IPO market are trained on Airbnb Inc. ABNB,...

Take action against Airbnb: City teams up with Airbnb, Vrbo to crack down on illegal vacation rentals

From Hawaii News Now: HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - The city is teaming up with Airbnb...

Hold Airbnb responsible: Just In Time for an IPO — Airbnb’s Hotel Business Is Benefiting From Its House Party Ban

From Skift: Just in time for Airbnb’s roadshow for its pending initial public offering, Airbnb’s...

Top Airbnb story from CNBC: Tech companies are lining up to go public — here’s what we learned from the most recent wave of...

From CNBC: They're taking advantage of a post-election rally that's lifted U.S. stock indexes near...

DISH Network News

DISH Network headlines: American Tower revenue increases 3% in Q3, CEO talks about edge compute

From FierceWireless: American Tower reported revenue for the third quarter 2020 of $2.01 billion, a...

Latest DISH Network consumer news: SpaceX launches Starlink app and provides pricing and service info to early beta testers

From TechCrunch: SpaceX has debuted an official app for its Starlink satellite broadband internet...

Top DISH Network story from FierceWireless: Ergen, Berkman use SPACS — the latest wireless financing scheme

From FierceWireless: In two separate instances, recently, prominent telecom leaders have been involved with special...

Uber News

TechCrunch on Uber: India sets rules for commissions, surge pricing for Uber and Ola

From TechCrunch: Ride-hailing firms such as Ola and Uber can only draw a fee of...

Take action against Uber: Some restaurants hate delivery apps like Grubhub and Uber Eats. So they’re seeking out alternatives

From CNN: New York (CNN Business)If you visit Motorino Pizza's website, you'll be greeted with...

Uber headlines: Joe Biden presidency is good news for Uber, Lyft labor issues

From Business Insider: Joe Biden's message ahead of California's vote on Prop. 22 in November...

Uber headlines: Uber Eats Is Bad For Restaurants. Here Are 14 Better Ways To Get Food Delivery In Lisbon

From Forbes: Here in Portugal, Uber Eats struck a deal with one of the major...

Chase Bank News

Top Chase Bank story from CNBC: JPMorgan Chase pays $250 million penalty over weak controls in its wealth management division

From CNBC: The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency said in a release that...

Latest Chase Bank customer news: JPMorgan Chase pays $250 million penalty over weak controls in its wealth management division

From CNBC: The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency said in a release that...

Latest Chase Bank customer news: JPMorgan fined $250 million over risk management failings

From New York Post: JPMorgan Chase has agreed to pay $250 million for risk management...

MarketWatch on Airbnb: Airbnb IPO could go public as early as mid-December: analyst

From MarketWatch: Most eyes in the tech IPO market are trained on Airbnb Inc. ABNB, -2.13%, whose richly anticipated public offering could raise as much...

AT&T customers take note: Unwelcome holiday gift: Comcast, AT&T hiking prices

From Houston Chronicle: It has almost become a rite of the new year: Comcast and AT&T are once again increasing prices for its cable TV and internet services. The increases, which...

Amazon headlines: Amazon spends another $500 million on bonuses. Some of its workers are still going on strike

From CNN: London (CNN Business)Amazon is spending another $500 million on bonuses for employees as it comes under pressure from a global campaign targeting its...