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Jillian D'Onfro / Business Insider:
eBay considering plan to cut up to 3k employees, or 10% of its total workforce, in its core marketplace division early next year   —  REPORT: eBay Will Cut Thousands Of Jobs Early Next Year  —  eBay might eliminate thousands of jobs early next year as it gets ready to spin off PayPal …
Dec 10, 2014, 6:20 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
eBay CEO Likely to Leave Board and Join PayPal's When Companies Split   —  EBay CEO John Donahoe will likely depart eBay's board of directors when the company spins off payment subsidiary PayPal next year, according to two people who have discussed the topic with him.
Dec 10, 2014, 5:05 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Amazon now lets shoppers ‘Make an Offer’ to negotiate lower prices with merchants   —  Taking a leaf out of eBay's book, Amazon has announced a new “Make an Offer” feature that lets consumers negotiate prices with merchants.  —  Similar to eBay's “Best Offer” feature, Amazon will also now let shoppers …
Dec 9, 2014, 10:15 AMIn context
Phil Wahba / Fortune:
Nordstrom to test fitting room mirrors, developed by eBay, that turn into interactive touchscreens   —  Nordstrom taps eBay's tech to build fitting room of the future  —  Imagine you are in a changing room at a Nordstrom JWN store trying on some clothes .  You are looking for shoes to complete …
Nov 29, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Ebay Now Pulled From App Store As Company Rethinks Its Same-Day Delivery Plans   —  Ebay Now, the same-day local delivery service from the online marketplace giant, was pulled from the App Store over the weekend, where previously it allowed mobile customers to shop from their phones in order …
Nov 24, 2014, 12:10 PMIn context
Cromwell Schubarth / Silicon Valley Business Journal:
Ex-eBay, Google payments exec Tilenius launches mobile health startup Vida   —  Stephanie Tilenius, who has spent much of her recent career in the payments and commerce business at Google, eBay and PayPal, is getting back to her roots in a way with her latest startup.
Oct 28, 2014, 7:05 PMIn context
Michael J. de la Merced / New York Times:
Andreessen Steps Down From EBay Board Ahead of PayPal Spinoff   —  Months after publicly defending his role as an eBay director against Carl C. Icahn, the venture capitalist Marc Andreessen is now stepping down from the e-commerce company's board.  —  As eBay moves to spin off its PayPal payments unit …
Oct 20, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
EBay Beats On EPS Of $0.68, Misses On Sales Of $4.35B; Shares Fall On Lower Forecasts   —  E-commerce giant EBay, soon to be split into two businesses, today reported its third-quarter earnings.  The company reported revenues of $4.4 billion (or, $4.353 billion, to be exact), growing 12% on a year ago …
Oct 15, 2014, 4:25 PMIn context
Ben Thompson / stratechery:
PayPal is at a disadvantage because it focused on peer-to-peer payments, not merchant-based transactions   —  PayPal's Incentive Problem  —  Last week eBay announced that PayPal would be spun out into a separate company, fixing two big problems for PayPal:
Oct 7, 2014, 4:05 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
eBay's new live auctions effort launches Thursday with Swann Auction Galleries in New York   —  eBay Tries Its Lot With Live Auctions, Again  —  EBay is taking a second swing at letting its users bid on items sold at live auction houses.  —  A number of New York galleries will open …
Oct 6, 2014, 2:30 PMIn context

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