Daily Archives: January 22, 2008

If Meg Whitman does indeed decide to hang up her gavel (reported here in the Wall Street Journal, but yet to be confirmed), who will be left running a company that accounts for some 15 per cent of all global ecommerce?

The eBay chief has had various stabs at nurturing home-grown talent and has reached outside at various times to bring in extra firepower. As succession planning goes, it hasn’t exactly been a smooth ride. This is how it has played out: Read more

Battlefieldheroes The growing interest of traditional video game publishers in casual games looks like creating new hybrid formats and experimental business models.

Electronic Arts has announced its first completely free title, Battlefield Heroes, available for download this summer. Read more