$JCP News: JCPenney: There Goes the Headquarters

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JCPenney (JCP) announced that it would look to sell and lease back its quarters today, a decision Citigroup’s Jenna Giannelli and Joshua Joseph demonstrate the department-store chain’s “commitment to not only grow EBITDA but also trim its balance …

Ars Technica: PayPal blocks VPN, SmartDNS provider’s payments over copyright concerns

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PayPal cuts off UnoTelly, which touts geo-blocking circumvention to customers.

Apple – BGR: Tim Cook talks iPhone growth and teases ‘far off’ products during company meeting

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In the wake of Apple’s earnings announcement last week, CEO Tim Cook and COO Jeff Williams held court at a Town Hall meeting for employees. For those unfamiliar with Apple’s Town Hall meetings, they’re internal and private affairs intended to give employees a somewhat rare opportunity to ask the company’s top brass anything that happens to be on their mind. Detailing some of the highlights from Apple’s most recent Town Hall event, the exceptionally reliable Mark Gurman over at 9to5Mac provides us with an interesting peek into what employees wanted to know about Apple’s future plans and what Apple executives were comfortable divulging. UP NEXT: How Samsung became Samsung, and why Apple is still Apple Much like on

$JCP News: Marvin Ellison discusses strategy, leadership style at Dallas Business Journal event (Video)

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$JCP News: JCPENNEY PURSUES SALE OF HOME OFFICE CAMPUS

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[GlobeNewswire] – PLANO, Texas (Feb. 5, 2016) – J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) today announced that it is pursuing the potential sale and partial leaseback of its Home Office building in Plano, Texas as part of …