Strong PayPal growth boosts eBay's 2Q profit

NEW YORK EBay said Wednesday that its second-quarter net income rose 6 percent, as strong growth from its PayPal payments business offset lower-than-expected revenue that was hampered by a global password reset after a cyberattack.

Hot Topics Recap: Super Bowl 46

NEW YORK—-Recap of Super Bowl related stories that have moved on Business Wire

Nasdaq Omx’s Globenewswire Launches Diy Platform

NEW YORK — The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc,’s GlobeNewswire news and disclosure service today officially launched its DIY Do-It-Yourself platform at the PRSA 2010 International Conference. (6 hours ago)

Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference Nyc Presenter Profiles

NEW YORK—-Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference NYC takes place Sept. 13- 15, 2010 at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. Presenter profiles are listed. (8 hours ago)

Yodle Continues Innovation with Launch of Yodle Organic

NEW YORK—-Yodle, a leader in local online advertising, is proud to announce Yodle Organic , a new offering specifically designed to help local businesses build their web presence and generate more website traffic for less than $500 per month. (6 hours ago)

The XBRL Factor: Extensible Business Reporting Language is Here

NEW YORK—-Business Wire’s free award-winning webinar series will kick off the year with a tutorial on XBRL, Extensible Business Reporting Language, given by its resident experts Gary Purnhagen and Ali Paksima. (13 mins ago)

Gregg Castano Named Business Wire President

NEW YORK—-Gregg Castano, who has played a key role in Business Wire’s international expansion and whose analytical skills have helped identify promising new business opportunities, has been named president, Cathy Baron Tamraz, chief executive officer, said today. (53 mins ago)

Social Media Tips for Press Releases, Public Companies and Newbies Featured in FREE Webinars by Business Wire

NEW YORK—-Business Wire’s free award-winning webinar series will close out the year with webinars that straddle the communications spectrum from investor relations to social media. (53 mins ago)

Tips on Writing Holiday Features That Get You Noticed and Help Editors Prepare Their Sections

NEW YORK—-Features that cover holidays are a topic that is golden to editors, and of interest to a majority of readers of all ages, young and old. Which means the media is always on the lookout for fresh holiday story ideas. (5 hours ago)

Kayak Picks Goodby

NEW YORK Goodby, Silverstein & Partners is in negotiations to handle creative and media duties on Kayak’s estimated $40-60 million account, sources said. (9 hours ago)