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Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
For Its First Google Glass Effort, EBay Adapts Its RedLaser Product Finder App   —  Back in March 2013, eBay said it would start to work on applications for Google Glass — the idea being that the Android-powered, head-mounted computer could help consumers shop for things online and in the real world …
Jul 23, 2014, 9:35 AMIn context
Rachel King / ZDNet:
eBay's Q2 earnings beat estimates despite analyst fears over security breach   —  Summary: However, eBay followed up with softer sales and earnings guidance ranges for the current quarter.  —  A major cyber attack on eBay back in May was widely expected by analysts to play …
Jul 16, 2014, 4:30 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
LivingSocial Poaches eBay Exec Gautam Thakar To Be Its New CEO   —  LivingSocial is today announcing a new CEO and president, putting to rest a question mark that has hovered over the daily deals business for the last several months.  Gautam Thakar, an eBay executive who had been CEO …
Jul 15, 2014, 2:40 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
LivingSocial Hires eBay's Gautam Thakar as New CEO   —  LivingSocial has hired eBay's Gautam Thaker as its new CEO, replacing co-founder Tim O'Shaughnessy as the once fast-growing deals company attempts to create a new plan for growth.  Thaker most recently was general manager of eBay Advertising and CEO of eBay's Shopping.com site.
Jul 15, 2014, 2:00 PMIn context
Tricia Duryee / GeekWire:
EBay VP and Seattle general manager Ken Moss joins Electronic Arts as CTO   —  After running eBay's Seattle-area office for nearly three years, Ken Moss has left the e-commerce's satellite office to join Electronic Arts as its new chief technology officer.  The announcement was made this morning …
Jul 14, 2014, 5:50 PMIn context
New York Times:
eBay partners with Sotheby's to live stream the auction house's sales worldwide, giving eBay's 145M customers bidding access   —  A Warhol With Your Moose Head?  Sotheby's Teams With EBay  —  Convinced that consumers are finally ready to shop online for Picassos and choice Persian rugs …
Jul 14, 2014, 11:15 AMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Rosetta Flash exploit can steal user data on eBay, Instagram; Google, Twitter, Tumblr patched   —  “Weaponized” exploit can steal sensitive user data on eBay, Tumblr, et al.  —  Update: Almost four hours after this article went live, a Tumblr spokeswoman e-mailed Ars to say the site has been patched against the Rosetta Flash attack.
Jul 8, 2014, 9:30 PMIn context
AppleInsider:
Apple's second secret eBay store launches with certified refurbished, unlocked GSM iPhone 5 models   —  For the second time in as many years, Apple appears to have teamed with eBay on a low-profile Factory Outlet store to market Apple Certified Refurbished products — such as iPhones and iPads …
Jul 8, 2014, 5:05 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
eBay Confirms Shutdown of Small-Business E-Commerce Software Products   —  eBay announced on Tuesday that it would be shutting down its Magento Go and ProStores small-business e-commerce products in early 2015.  The closure of these offerings, which Re/code first reported last week …
Jul 1, 2014, 2:45 PMIn context
Colleen Taylor / TechCrunch:
Svpply's Founder Is Building A New And Improved Social Shopping Site Called Very Goods   —  The news earlier this week about the impending shutdown of Svpply, the social shopping and personal product curation site acquired by eBay nearly two years ago, was met with a fair amount of sadness.
Jun 28, 2014, 3:55 PMIn context

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