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    1. Board Members are Starting to Admit That Jack Dorsey Could Run Both Square and Twitter (TWTR)

      Board Members are Starting to Admit That Jack Dorsey Could Run Both Square and Twitter (TWTR)

      Twitter board members have begun "warming to the idea" that Dorsey could run Twitter while still remaining CEO at Square, sources tell Mike Isaac at The New York Times.  When former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo announced his resignation, the company's board said that it would only consider replacement candidates who could "make a full-time commitment to Twitter...

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    2. Twitter Board Apparently 'Begged' Jack Dorsey to be CEO

      Twitter Board Apparently 'Begged' Jack Dorsey to be CEO

      Twitter's board of directors begged cofounder Jack Dorsey to become the struggling Internet company's CEO,  Vanity Fair reports . Twitter has been searching for a CEO for roughly three months, since former CEO Dick Costolo resigned. Dorsey has been serving as interim CEO since then and is considered a leading candidate for the full-time CEO job.  They "flat out offered Dorsey the job—they begged ...

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    3. Carl Icahn: Now PayPal Needs To Buy Or Merge With Another Payments Company

      Carl Icahn: Now PayPal Needs To Buy Or Merge With Another Payments Company

      After urging eBay to spin off its PayPal business for months, activist investor Carl Icahn is happy about the "no brainer" decision to move forward with a split, but he has some more advice for PayPal, according to his latest blog post . He thinks the next step is for PayPal to help consolidate the payments industry through an acquisition or a merger, if it wants to really get ahead in payments ...

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    4. Icahn: eBay Is Using 'Tricks And Technicalities To Keep Documentary Evidence Of Malfeasance Out Of The Hands Of ...

      Icahn: eBay Is Using 'Tricks And Technicalities To Keep Documentary Evidence Of Malfeasance Out Of The Hands Of ...

      For the last several weeks, activist investor Carl Icahn, eBay, and board member Marc Andreessen have been exchanging increasingly dramatic open letters, with Icahn insisting that eBay needs to replace its board of directors — in particular Andreessen and Scott Cook. Icahn doesn't think that eBay should have sold part of Skype to an investment group that Andreessen was part of. Today, Icahn ...

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    5. The Truth About Whether Marc Andreessen Cheated eBay Shareholders Out Of $4 Billion

      The Truth About Whether Marc Andreessen Cheated eBay Shareholders Out Of $4 Billion

      This week, activist investor Carl Icahn wrote two open letters to eBay's shareholders shredding eBay's board of directors and, in particular, Marc Andreessen. In the first, he questioned Andreessen's loyalty to the company, bringing up two situations where Andreessen "purchased large stakes" in former eBay companies, "reaping significant personal riches...

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