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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
TechCrunch:
Naspers sells Polish eBay rival Allegro for $3.25B to consortium of private equity firms   —  Oct 14, 2016, 10:49 amOct 14, 2016, 11:30 am  —  Earlier this year, it was reported that Naspers, the media and internet holding company, was planning to sell off Allegro, its online auction business based …
Oct 14, 2016, 2:35 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
eBay acquires visual search engine Corrigon for less than $30M   —  eBay — the soup to nuts marketplace for new and used goods — has made another acquisition to build out its search and discovery technology for customers to find what they need among the 1 billion or so items that are listed on the site.
Oct 5, 2016, 9:05 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
eBay launches Quick Sale, a smartphone trade-in site that guarantees sellers a minimum price, powered by eBay Valet to make the service more convenient   —  eBay today is launching a new program that aims to capitalize on the large number of older iPhones and other mobile devices poised to hit …
Sep 12, 2016, 3:40 PMIn context
An Xiao Mina / Fusion:
How online platforms such as WeChat, Jindong, and Alibaba's eBay-like Taobao have boosted Shenzhen's already-thriving hardware startup ecosystem   —  Like most of us, Lei Gao finds exercise tedious.  The 33-year-old prefers playing video games on his smartphone, where he can score points alongside …
Sep 11, 2016, 9:40 PMIn context
Laura Dale / LetsPlayVideoGames.com:
Unreleased Sony PS4 Slim model reviewed: no performance improvements over standard PS4, is quieter, smaller, and comes with updated DualShock 4 controller   —  The console that hasn't even been announced yet is pretty great  —  Before we start this review, we must acknowledge the elephant in the room …
Aug 30, 2016, 1:00 PMIn context

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