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Visa

  1. The Conversations Women Aren’t Having (But Should Be)It’s time we talk about money.
  2. flick of the wrist
    Soon You Can Pay for Things With Your Swatch“Pay by the wrist.”
  3. bad news bears
    Massive Credit Card Breach Linked to NYC Parking Garage, Taxi CompanyAs many as 10 million cards compromised.
  4. bad news bears
    Visa, Mastercard Warn of Major Security BreachYikes.
  5. hacktivists unite!
    Five ‘Anonymous’ Hackers Arrested Over WikiLeaksFor hacking MasterCard, Visa, and PayPal.
  6. consequences
    England Does Not Want Chris BrownBecause he has a criminal record.
  7. Apropos of Nothing
    Anyone Else Feel This Way?“I have an irrational hatred of that pizza tosser in the Visa commercials.”
  8. company town
    New York Newspapers Tanking More Slowly Than Papers ElsewhereMEDIA • Of the top twenty American newspapers, the circulation of New York ones suffered less than others over the past few years. [Mixed Media/Portfolio] • We hear … that gossip Website Jossip.com is up for sale. [NYP] • And that ESPN The Magazine is beefing up its fashion coverage. [WWD]
  9. company town
    Another Sad Day for SchwarzmanFINANCE • Where has all of Steve Schwarzman’s money gone? A report saying that his fund would earn less than half of what was predicted caused Blackstone’s stock price to tumble. [NYP] • Former Countrywide Financial, Citigroup, and Merrill Lynch execs get ready to explain to Congress why they got huge paychecks as their shareholders lost billions. [DealBook/NYT] • Financier Carl Icahn ups his stake in Motorola. [DealBook/NYT]
  10. company town
    Joe Dolce, Former ‘Star’ Editor, Gets a Taste of ‘Culture’MEDIA • Former Star editor-in-chief Joe Dolce resurfaces, bringing Culture & Travel magazine back into the spotlight. [WWD] • Former Seventeen editrix Atoosa Rubenstein resurfaces, bringing Alpha Kitty back into the spotlight. [HuffPo] • And for those wondering how to keep tabs on colleagues who are masthead hopping, check out e-newsletter Gorkana, brought to your in-box by friendly PR people. [NYT]
  11. news reel
    Did Visa Steal Its Latest Ad From Dustin Hoffman’s Toy Store?The same setting, the same music — but the makers of Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium don’t seem upset.