Links 12/11/2014: Ben Franklin Approves $1.6M for Nine Early-Stage Companies

Ben Franklin Approves $1.6M for Nine Early-Stage Companies (Ben Franklin Technology Partners SEP)

eBay planning to cut 10 percent of workforce ahead of PayPal split (TechSpot)

New Cable Subs Gravitating To Broadband-Only Service (Multichannel News)

Casey, Toomey urge approval of Comcast-Time Warner merger (Philadelphia Inquirer)

No vote yet on Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger (Albany Times-Union)
No action yet by New York Public Service Commission.

Michael Wolff on NBC News' Ratings Woes: Too Many Execs, No Real Power (Hollywood Reporter)

FCC on Verge of Giving Online Video Providers a Key Ruling (Hollywood Reporter)


LendingClub was forged by the financial crisis (Fortune)

HHS will push broader reach for information technology (Modern Healthcare)

Fact check: Microsoft exec says Amazon is just half a competitor in the ‘hyper-scale’ cloud (Geekwire)

Salesforce introduces custom AppExchange storefronts (Computerworld)

Book Reviews: SAP Nation and Stacking the Deck (ZDNet)

2014 Year in Review: SAP’s Cloud Strategy (ASUG News)

IBC joint venture Tandigm Health selects technology vendor (Philadelphia Business Journal)