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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
eBay buys Spain's Ticketbis for $165M to expand StubHub into Europe, Latin America, Asia   —  While EBay continues to build out its core marketplace for physical goods, it's also investing to expand its other businesses and brands, too.  Today the company announced that it has acquired Ticketbis …
May 24, 2016, 5:40 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Wallapop and LetGo, two Craigslist rivals, merge to take on the U.S. market, raise $100M more   —  May 10, 2016, 5:56 amMay 10, 2016, 7:13 am  —  Consolidation is afoot in the online classifieds space as two popular startups born in Barcelona are in advanced talks to merge operations …
May 13, 2016, 1:05 PMIn context
Ben Fox Rubin / CNET:
eBay acquires AI and machine-learning company Expertmaker to help organize its listings   —  eBay boosts its big-data brain with Expertmaker buy  —  Expertmaker's AI and machine-learning software could help eBay organize its 900 million listings.
May 5, 2016, 5:10 PMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
eBay beats expectations with Q1 revenue of $2.1B, up 4% YoY; with StubHub revenue of $177M up 34% YoY on growth in sports and concert tickets   —  eBay shares rise 5% after beating earnings expectations  —  eBay surpassed first quarter earnings expectations when it reported after the bell on Tuesday.
Apr 26, 2016, 5:10 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Private equity owned eBay Enterprise merges with Innotrac, rebrands as Radial   —  Ebay Enterprise merges with Innotrac to become Radial  —  Ebay sold off its enterprise unit to a consortium of companies led by private equity firm Permira last year.  That consortium included Sterling Partners, Longview Asset Management and Innotrac.
Apr 25, 2016, 1:55 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Ebay's mobile Craigslist competitor Close5 has quietly grown to 7 million downloads   —  In the U.S., the online classifieds space has been dominated for years by Craigslist, despite its failure to adapt to newer technologies, including mobile.  That has left room for newcomers to angle …
Apr 18, 2016, 2:30 PMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / Fortune:
eBay to launch shipping supply store that sells branded boxes, envelopes, tape, more   —  EBay Will Sell Its Own Boxes to Kick Up Its Brand Awareness  —  EBay still sells billions of dollars in goods every year, but you wouldn't know it by checking out the average recycling bin filled with rival Amazon's cardboard boxes.
Apr 6, 2016, 10:10 AMIn context
Patrick Howell O'Neill / The Daily Dot:
OpenBazaar, a decentralized peer-to-peer marketplace that uses Bitcoin, launches version 1.0   —  OpenBazaar, Bitcoin's answer to Amazon and eBay, launches version 1.0  —  What started two years ago as a free and “dark” online market meant to be “untouchable” by police has evolved …
Apr 5, 2016, 8:40 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
StubHub experiment will let Final Four and San Francisco Giants ticket buyers preview seats in VR   —  StubHub Will Use Virtual Reality to Let You Preview Your Seat  —  Like many companies, eBay is convinced virtual reality is the next big thing.  But also like a lot of companies …
Apr 2, 2016, 12:20 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
PayPal launches Commerce, a toolkit for integrating buy buttons into apps, in closed beta   —  PayPal Commerce Matches Stripe With PayPal's Own Native Shopping Toolkit For Apps  —  PayPal's first acquisition after it separated from eBay in 2015 was of a young startup called Modest …
Feb 11, 2016, 10:00 PMIn context

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