Pierre Omidyar

Ebay founder Omidyar commits $50 mn to combating global slavery

Ebay founder Pierre Omidyar and his wife are to donate $50 million to tackling slavery worldwide, the chief executive of their US-based foundation Humanity United said on Wednesday.

Nov 19, 2014, 17:54 PM IST

Michael Dell, eBay founder invest in Indian debt financing co

The firm, in a statement today, said: "It has raised Rs 25 crore from Omidyar Network and Rs 3 crore from the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation."

Mar 05, 2014, 21:20 PM IST

EBay founder rejects Icahn''s call for PayPal spinoff

EBay Inc founder said that both the businesses were better off together.

Feb 28, 2014, 09:45 AM IST

eBay founder launches news site with NSA revelations

eBay founder Pierre Omidyar has reportedly launched his news site, `The Intercept,` with revelations about the US spy agency, National Security Agency`s mass surveillance programmes.

Feb 11, 2014, 18:52 PM IST

Edward snowden journalist Glenn Greenwald to join eBay founder

Glenn Greenwald of The Guardian, who earned notoriety for reporting the revelations by Edward Snowden about National Security Agency surveillance, is joining a new media venture being set up by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar.

Oct 17, 2013, 17:43 PM IST

eBay founder to launch independent mass-market news venture

eBay Inc founder Pierre Omidyar on Wednesday said he is building an independent media organization covering news from sports to politics for mainstream readers, spearheaded by big names including ex-Guardian correspondent Glenn Greenwald.

Oct 17, 2013, 11:31 AM IST