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The Philadelphia Inquirer on Wells Fargo: Will James Harden’s home debut reignite the Sixers’ dominance at Wells Fargo Center?

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: The Sixers are 16-13 at home this season, and have a difficult schedule in March. Doc Rivers and his players have...

DirecTV expels RT from its lineup, dealing a major blow to the Russia-backed outlet in the US, says CNN

From CNN: New York (CNN Business)DirecTV is cutting ties with RT, the Russia-backed television network infamous for promoting Vladimir Putin's agenda. A spokesperson for the US...

Hold Airbnb responsible: Airbnb setting up free housing for up to 100,000 Ukraine refugees

From CBS News: Airbnb said it will help shelter some of the nearly 700,000 people who have fled Ukraine as Russian forces continue their assault...

Top Uber story from Forbes: Uber And Bolt Sever Links To Russia But Didi Stays Put

From Forbes: Ride-hailing and micromobility firms Uber and Bolt are severing their ties with Russia in response to the invasion of Ukraine but China’s Didi...

Take action against Uber: Uber app launches Explore feature for when you want to get out and have nowhere to go

From 9to5Mac: Today, Uber for iOS is bringing a new function called Explore. With that, customers will be able to browse and book experiences, which...

Uber customers take note: You can book dinner reservations and buy event tickets on Uber now

From TechCrunch: Uber is launching a new feature on Tuesday that will allow customers in 15 cities across the U.S. and Mexico the ability to...

Take action against Uber: Uber to test in-app dining reservations, event listings, one-click rides in Dallas

From The Dallas Morning News: Uber is rolling out an update to its rideshare app today that will enable users in Dallas to make restaurant...

Uber news: Uber removes executives from Russian Yandex Taxi joint venture

From Fox Business: Uber has removed three executives from the...

Uber news: Uber and Others Learn the Cost of Doing Business in Russia

From The Information: First China, now Russia. The Russian invasion...

Uber customers take note: Uber looks to speed up sale of its stake in Russian ride-hailing app Yandex

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AT&T customers take note: Biracial AT&T Worker Who Sought Permanent Telework Lacks Suit

From Bloomberg Law: A biracial AT&T Services Inc. service representative lacks evidence her inability to more quickly move to a...

Airbnb, Vrbo unite to identify properties used for house parties, punish users who throw them, says USA TODAY

From USA TODAY: While short-term rental properties are a great option for family getaways and reunions, some guests – and...

PayPal News

Hold PayPal responsible: PayPal Hides Pay-Later Plan’s Overdraft Fee Risk, Suit Says

From Bloomberg Law: PayPal Inc. falsely touts its “Pay in 4" installment program to low-income...

Ember raises $17.4m in round led by PayPal co-founder, according to Short Term Rentalz

From Short Term Rentalz: US: Real estate proptech company Ember has raised $17.4 million in...

PayPal customers take note: IP Forecast: Paypal Looks To Halt Inventor’s Patent Campaign

From Law360: By Andrew Karpan (February 24, 2022, 7:25 PM EST) -- PayPal will argue...

PayPal news: IP Forecast: Paypal Looks To Halt Inventor’s IP Campaign

From Law360: By Andrew Karpan (February 24, 2022, 7:25 PM EST) -- PayPal will argue...

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Wells Fargo customers take note: The Sixers rocked the Wells Fargo Center

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: They have won every game Harden has played for them. Feels like something special is brewing. The stars have aligned, and so the Sixers got to play in a playoff atmosphere in Wednesday’s win. James Harden made his home debut in a Philadelphia uniform, nearly had a triple-double, and the Sixers came back in the second half...

Take action against Wells Fargo: In latest Zelle scam, Wells Fargo customers lose thousands after fraudsters pose as bank employees

From WABC-TV: CONCORD, Calif. -- Amid the rise in popularity of quick-pay apps, scammers are also increasingly using digital payment platforms like Zelle to drain...

Airbnb headlines: CNBC Excerpts: Airbnb Co-Founder & CEO Brian Chesky Speaks with CNBC’s Andrew Ross Sorkin on “Squawk Box” Today

From CNBC: WHEN: Today, Tuesday, March 1, 2022 WHERE: CNBC's "Squawk Box" Following are excerpts from the unofficial transcript of a CNBC interview with Airbnb co-founder and...

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Comcast News

Top Comcast story from Techdirt: Comcast Continues To Bleed Olympics Viewers After Years Of Bumbling

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

The Philadelphia Inquirer on Comcast: Comcast says Xfinity customers in Philadelphia and South Jersey should see service restored soon

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: Comcast said it was continuing to investigate the root cause of the outage. After a chaotic morning...

The Denver Post reports Altitude-Comcast blackout: Settlement conference ends without resolution but “discussions are continuing”

From The Denver Post: A settlement conference between legal teams from Altitude TV and Comcast did not produce a resolution...

T-Mobile News

A T-Mobile employee says she helped a woman spy on her husband. Now there’s trouble, says ZDNet

From ZDNet: Let's talk about security. In relationships, that is. It's so much easier to lose your...

Law360 on T-Mobile: T-Mobile, Dish Resolve 3G Shutdown Fight

From Law360: By Nadia Dreid (February 25, 2022, 6:27 PM EST) -- T-Mobile and Dish...

NLRB GC Urges Handbook Rule Tweaks In T-Mobile Remand, according to Law360

From Law360: The National Labor Relations Board prosecutor urged the board to analyze the...

Verizon News

Droid Life on Verizon: Verizon OnePlus 8 Gets That Fresh Update

From Droid Life: Verizon has begun to push a fresh update out to those who own the OnePlus 8 5G UW, with the February patch...

New study from Verizon and Incisiv finds retailers hungering for better in-store connectivity, according to ZDNet

From ZDNet: A new study published by Incisiv and funded by Verizon found that retailers are struggling to find ways...

IDT Faces Trial Over $3.1 Billion Straight Path Sale to Verizon, warns Bloomberg Law

From Bloomberg Law: IDT Corp. and chairman Howard Jonas must face a trial of allegations by former Straight Path Communications...

Wells Fargo News

Wells Fargo customers take note: The Sixers rocked the Wells Fargo Center

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: They have won every game Harden has played for them. Feels like something special is brewing. The...

Take action against Wells Fargo: In latest Zelle scam, Wells Fargo customers lose thousands after fraudsters pose as bank employees

From WABC-TV: CONCORD, Calif. -- Amid the rise in popularity of quick-pay apps, scammers are also increasingly using digital payment...

The Philadelphia Inquirer on Wells Fargo: Will James Harden’s home debut reignite the Sixers’ dominance at Wells Fargo Center?

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: The Sixers are 16-13 at home this season, and have a difficult schedule in March. Doc...

AT&T News

DirecTV expels RT from its lineup, dealing a major blow to the Russia-backed outlet in the US, says CNN

From CNN: New York (CNN Business)DirecTV is cutting ties with RT, the Russia-backed television network...

AT&T customers take note: Biracial AT&T Worker Who Sought Permanent Telework Lacks Suit

From Bloomberg Law: A biracial AT&T Services Inc. service representative lacks evidence her inability to...

Top AT&T story from ZDNet: AT&T and IBM prepare their latest joint co-innovation lab for the public sector

From ZDNet: About a year and a half after launching a collaboration to help companies...

AT&T news: FirstNet users enjoy largest coverage footprint in the US, AT&T says

From Urgent Communications: FirstNet subscribers have access to the wireless network with the largest coverage...

Airbnb News

Airbnb headlines: CNBC Excerpts: Airbnb Co-Founder & CEO Brian Chesky Speaks with CNBC’s Andrew Ross Sorkin on “Squawk Box” Today

From CNBC: WHEN: Today, Tuesday, March 1, 2022 WHERE: CNBC's "Squawk Box" Following are excerpts from the...

Hold Airbnb responsible: Airbnb setting up free housing for up to 100,000 Ukraine refugees

From CBS News: Airbnb said it will help shelter some of the nearly 700,000 people...

Airbnb, Vrbo unite to identify properties used for house parties, punish users who throw them, says USA TODAY

From USA TODAY: While short-term rental properties are a great option for family getaways and...

Airbnb customers take note: Top 5 cities for Airbnb travelers as US border reopens

From Fast Company: On November 8, the United States will reopen its doors to fully...

DISH Network News

Take action against DISH Network: Denver-area NBC stations back on DISH network after months-long absence

From The Denver Post: KUSA and KTVD, channels 9 and 20, are back on the...

WFAA returns for D-FW Dish Network customers with resolution of TEGNA dispute, warns The Dallas Morning News

From The Dallas Morning News: TV station owner TEGNA and Dish Network have come to...

Bloomberg Law on DISH Network: DISH Network Sued Over 401(k)’s Fidelity Funds, Joining List

From Bloomberg Law: DISH Network Corp. was sued in Colorado federal court by four former...

Uber News

Top Uber story from Forbes: Uber And Bolt Sever Links To Russia But Didi Stays Put

From Forbes: Ride-hailing and micromobility firms Uber and Bolt are severing their ties with Russia...

Take action against Uber: Uber app launches Explore feature for when you want to get out and have nowhere to go

From 9to5Mac: Today, Uber for iOS is bringing a new function called Explore. With that,...

Uber customers take note: You can book dinner reservations and buy event tickets on Uber now

From TechCrunch: Uber is launching a new feature on Tuesday that will allow customers in...

Take action against Uber: Uber to test in-app dining reservations, event listings, one-click rides in Dallas

From The Dallas Morning News: Uber is rolling out an update to its rideshare app...

Chase Bank News

Top Chase Bank story from New York Daily News: Chase Bank could have prevented girl’s death, lawyer says

From New York Daily News: Lawyers for the family of a 9-year-old girl killed...

Emerging Asia’s central banks seem unlikely to chase the Fed in raising rates, economists say, says CNBC

From CNBC: The Federal Reserve's counterparts in Asian emerging markets are "in no rush" to...

Chevy Chase addresses claims he was a ‘jerk’ on ‘SNL,’ ‘Community’: ‘I don’t give a crap!’, warns Fox News

From Fox News: Fox News Flash top entertainment and celebrity headlines are here. Check out...

Wells Fargo customers take note: The Sixers rocked the Wells Fargo Center

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: They have won every game Harden has played for them. Feels like something special is brewing. The stars have aligned, and so...

Hold PayPal responsible: PayPal Hides Pay-Later Plan’s Overdraft Fee Risk, Suit Says

From Bloomberg Law: PayPal Inc. falsely touts its “Pay in 4" installment program to low-income customers as a free service, failing to disclose that they can incur large overdraft fees...

Take action against Wells Fargo: In latest Zelle scam, Wells Fargo customers lose thousands after fraudsters pose as bank employees

From WABC-TV: CONCORD, Calif. -- Amid the rise in popularity of quick-pay apps, scammers are also increasingly using digital payment platforms like Zelle to drain...