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Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch:
eBay narrowly beats Q3 estimates with $2.4B revenue, up 9% YoY, as GMV rises 8% YoY to $21.7B; StubHub revenue reaches $275M, up 5% YoY   —  eBay is not having a great afternoon after posting a pretty ho-hum third quarter that fit roughly in line with analyst estimates, but perhaps not seeing …
Oct 18, 2017, 4:44 PMIn context
Chavie Lieber / Racked:
An in-depth look at how eBay, with 171M users and 1.1B listings, has remained stagnant in the shadow of competition and is struggling for relevancy   —  Even with 171 million users, the online shopping giant is grasping for relevancy.  —  “Fill your cart with color,” read several giant …
Oct 17, 2017, 9:15 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
eBay takes on The RealReal and other fashion resellers with launch of authentication program for luxury goods, debuting with 12 high-end brands including Gucci   —  eBay is going after high-end clientele in search of luxury goods with today's launch of eBay Authenticate …
Oct 16, 2017, 11:30 AMIn context
Pierre Omidyar / Washington Post:
Study: social media has become a direct threat to democracy as it can facilitate echo chambers, misinformation, manipulation, micro-targeting, hate speech   —  Pierre Omidyar, founder of eBay, is a philanthropist, technologist and humanitarian.  He is a member of The WorldPost editorial board.
Oct 11, 2017, 8:00 AMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
The Equifax breach, affecting ~44% of US population, is possibly the worst leak of personal information ever and was handled poorly by the company   —  Consumer's most sensitve data is now in the open and will remain so for years to come.  —  It's a sad reality in 2017 that a data breach …
Sep 8, 2017, 7:35 AMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
Sources: MongoDB has submitted an S-1, confidentially filing for IPO, with the goal of going public before the year's end   —  MongoDB has filed confidentially for IPO, TechCrunch has learned.  The company has submitted an S-1 filing in the past few weeks and is aiming to go public before the end of the year.
Aug 15, 2017, 7:35 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook adds eBay's Daily Deals to its Marketplace on mobile   —  Facebook is again getting into the daily deals space, this time in collaboration with eBay.  The company has launched a new feature within its Marketplace section on its mobile app, where a selection of inventory from eBay's Daily Deals program is now available.
Aug 15, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
FBI says ISIS used fake eBay listings to send a total of $8,700 via PayPal to a US-based ISIS operative   —  Affidavit alleges American citizen Mohamed Elshinawy was part of a global network stretching from Britain to Bangladesh  —  U.S. investigators uncovered a global financial network run …
Aug 14, 2017, 8:30 AMIn context
Kevin Collier / Gizmodo:
DEF CON hackers find unencrypted data of 650K Tennessee voters, including names, addresses, political affiliation, on a decommissioned poll machine sold on eBay   —  When 650 thousand Tennesseans voted in the Memphis area, they probably didn't expect their personal information would eventually …
Aug 2, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Inside Uber's CEO search, and how the divided board lost Meg Whitman, while worrying potential Softbank investment may give too much power to Travis Kalanick   —  SAN FRANCISCO — Some members of Uber's eight-person board were excited about the idea of Meg Whitman becoming the ride-hailing company's next chief executive.
Jul 30, 2017, 6:00 PMIn context

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