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Josh Freedman / Quartz:
How locals' producing and selling of goods on Alibaba's eBay-like marketplace Taobao is helping to eliminate poverty in over 1,000 Chinese villages   —  Daiji township, a dusty collection of villages in China's central heartland plains, is an unlikely candidate to be one of the country's leading e-commerce hubs.
Feb 18, 2017, 7:05 AMIn context
Ginny Marvin / Marketing Land:
Pinterest introduces Search ads with Keyword and Shopping campaigns; Barilla, eBay, Garnier, and Target are among the brands testing the new ads   —  The new offerings should help Pinterest scale its advertising efforts.  —  Pinterest introduced its anticipated Search Ads product on Wednesday.
Feb 1, 2017, 11:40 AMIn context
Spencer Soper / Bloomberg:
PayPal CEO says company has been talking with Amazon about “how to use one another's assets to the mutual benefit of our customers”   —  Amazon.com Inc. and PayPal Holdings Inc. have discussed letting shoppers pay for Amazon purchases using their PayPal accounts …
Jan 27, 2017, 11:40 AMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
eBay reports Q4 revenue of $2.4B, meeting expectations, and gross merchandise volume of $22.3B, vs. $22.4B expected; stock up 8%+   —  EBay reported its fourth quarter earnings for the bell.  Investors were closely watching the holiday quarter to see if it met expectations, which it did.
Jan 25, 2017, 4:53 PMIn context
Selina Wang / Bloomberg:
Used goods marketplace Letgo raises $175M Series C from Accel and others, has raised $325M since '15 launch, still doesn't charge for Craigslist-like service   —  Letgo, an online marketplace for buying and selling used goods, said it raised $175 million to invest in growth plans and grab market share from EBay Inc. and Craigslist.
Jan 17, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
Ben Fox Rubin / CNET:
eBay announces an authentication program for high-end products, offering verification for a fee in an effort to reduce counterfeit goods on site   —  The new program will create a network of authenticators to make it easier to sell big-ticket items online and keep out fakes.
Jan 12, 2017, 8:30 PMIn context
Lauren Goode / The Verge:
Tech CEOs send company-wide memos encouraging decency and kindness after Donald Trump's win   —  An ‘emotionally-charged election’  —  Over the past 24 hours, top executives at Apple, eBay, Box, and Microsoft have sent company-wide memos urging employees to try to move forward and expressing the belief that people are inherently good.
Nov 10, 2016, 5:17 PMIn context
Julie Bort / Business Insider:
How network intelligence firm ThousandEyes started with NSF grant, built first data center from used servers, raised $60M+, and now has Twitter, eBay as clients   —  ThousandEyes is one of those hot, successful startups you probably never heard of with an unusual and not-very Silicon-Valley-like history.
Nov 7, 2016, 9:35 AMIn context
Stephanie Bodoni / Bloomberg:
Google responds to EU allegations that Google skewed shopping search results to favor its own services, saying the revised case “doesn't fit the reality”   —  Search giant responds to EU statements of objections  —  Says EU fails to see Amazon and EBay are key competitors
Nov 3, 2016, 1:10 PMIn context
Katie Roof / TechCrunch:
eBay reports Q3 revenue of $2.22B, up 6% YoY, vs $2.19B expected but misses on gross merchandise volume of $20.1B vs $20.3B expected; stock down 7% after hours   —  EBay reported third-quarter earnings results after the bell on Wednesday.  The company brought in revenue of $2.22 billion …
Oct 19, 2016, 4:37 PMIn context

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