eBay Hires A VP Of Data To Focus On Personalization Across The Marketplace And Other Propertiesview story

http://techcrunch.com – We know that eBay has been looking for ways to add personalization to its marketplace and other products and properties but today the company is brining in new leadership to direct this efforts. (IT news)

Gentry Underwood, CEO And Co-Founder Of Mailbox, To Speak At Disrupt NYview story

http://techcrunch.com – Mailbox launched to much fanfare earlier this year. Heralded as “the best email management app you’ll ever use“, iOS users virtually lined up to try the app. It was a hit. So much so that Dropbox quickly scooped up the team led by CEO and co-founder Gentry Underwood. (IT news)

Venmo Touch Will Help Chicago's Braintree Bump Mobile Transactions Past $2 Billion A Yearview story

http://techcrunch.com – Braintree, a payments gateway that’s backed by Accel Partners and NEA, sounds like it has effectively doubled the volume of mobile transactions it sees per year to $2 billion. It now touts 40 million credit card accounts in its vault. How does that compare to competitors? (IT news)

Myntra Buys Fitiquette, A Disrupt Finalist With A Virtual Fitting Room, As India's Online Fashion Market Heats Upview story

http://techcrunch.com – Fitiquette, a developer of virtual fitting room technology and a TC Disrupt finalist in September 2012, has been acquired by Myntra, one of the big fashion and lifestyle e-commerce companies in India. (IT news)

PayPal Here Takes On Square Register With New iPad Payments Appview story

http://techcrunch.com – After debuting its in-store mobile payments technology PayPal Here in the U.K. two weeks ago, the payments giant is announcing another set of news around the product: an iPad app. (IT news)

[Q] AT&T Note 2 on T-Mobile?view story

http://forum.xda-developers.com – So based on the Wireless Charging issues in the T889, I've just bought an AT&T note 2 on ebay to use on T-Mobile. I plan to unlock it and enable AWS through the hack in this thread: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2068041 My question is, once I've done this should everything work just as well as a T-Mobile Note 2? Is there anything else I need to worry about like an APN? (HowTos)

CEO And Founder Megan Gardner Out At Mom-Centric Deals Site Plum District, Ex-Googler Susan Kim Takes Overview story

http://techcrunch.com – Founder and CEO of Plum District, Megan Gardner, has left her position at the company, according to the Plum District website and LinkedIn. Susan Kim, formerly at Google, eBay and Minted, will be taking over the role. Kim was originally brought on as an interim CEO to run the company in Gardner’s absence during her maternity leave, which began in November. (IT news)

Live From Berlin — German Chancellor Angela Merkel Shines Spotlight On Tech Startupsview story

http://techcrunch.com – We’re live in Berlin at a major announcement due to be made shortly by German Chancellor Angela Merkel. I’ll be covering the event which has been rumoured to be a major policy shift by the German government towards technology startups. (We should add that TechCrunch will be coming to Berlin in October). TechCrunch is exclusively live streaming the event below. (IT news)

RelayRides Founder Shelby Clark Steps Down From Day-To-Day Role, Will Remain On The Boardview story

http://techcrunch.com – RelayRides founder and chief community officer Shelby Clark announced today that he is leaving his day-to-day role with the company, but will remain on its board of directors. (IT news)

New Nexus 7 fan in Bristol, UKview story

http://androidforums.com – I've just received an Nexus 7 16GB WiFi (£139 on Ebay, mint condition with 3 cases). I'm about to root with Wugfresh. Now how to get the pics from my Nokia 880 Pureview onto the tablet...? (General)