Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Craigslist News

News on Craigslist continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

22 hrs ago | Boing Boing

Negative reviewers on Amazon to be unmasked

David Kravets reports on the decision from U.S. District Judge Marsha Pechman, with respect to negative reviews of Ubervita's " Thermogenic Hyper-Metabolizer " pills.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Cult of Mac Blog

The new TaskRabbit wants to be like Uber for everything

With Uber or Lyft, you can summon a car to pick you up with a tap on your iPhone.

Comment?

Related Topix: Craigslist., iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Startups, Local Search

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Patch.com

Use Caution When Using Craigslist

The Gloucester Township Police are asking residents to be cautious when using Craigslist to buy or sell items.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Post and Courier

Short staffing endangers Charleston restaurants

Trident Tech Chef Instructor Scott Stefanelli explains to students in the butchery and charcuterie class how to weight test sausage.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Local Search

SFGate

In the rental market, Craigslist may be undisruptable

At a recent dinner party, Pete Flint , CEO of the online real estate empire Trulia, expressed exasperation with one of his company's largest competitors.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Local Search, Trulia, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Thu Jul 03, 2014

CBS Local

Illegal Fireworks Sales Flourish On Craigslist, Facebook

Criminals are taking to social media to sell illegal fireworks for profit, something that police and fire investigators say is becoming a growing problem.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Sacramento, CA

New York Magazine

Inspiring Craigslist Ad Will Improve All Bachelorette Parties

Canadian rapper Drake serves drinks to Jay-Z and his wife Beyonce during the 2013 NBA All-Star basketball game in Houston, Texas, February 17, 2013.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Sports

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Examiner.com

No reason to be bored in the Bay

If you're out of things to do around here, you may well be doing it wrong. We at Paragon seek to rectify that problem with our Things to Do Guide , offering a whopping 789 ways to enjoy yourself in San Francisco this summer.

Comment?

Related Topix: SoMa (San Francisco, CA), Noe Valley (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Drink, Coffee, Startups

Patch.com

Web Wreaks Havoc on Hamptons' Vacation Rentals

According to an article in The New York Times a proliferation of online vacation rental properties in East Hampton is putting a dent into the earnings of local brokerage firms who were previously the only conduit to summer rentals.

Comment?

Related Topix: AirBnB, Startups

Post Register

Looking for cars in the wrong places

What she found was a great price, leather seats, sunroof, low mileage and automatic transmission.

Comment?

Related Topix: Honda Accord, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Honda, Hatchback, Sedan, Startups, Local Search, Pocatello, ID

Mon Jun 30, 2014

ABC2 Maryland

Mom lured by Craigslist car scam

Summer is car buying season, and every year a new group of car buyers start scouring eBay and Craigslist looking for deals on a used set of wheels But as one woman just learned, many of those deals are too good to be true.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups

Examiner.com

Fiverr: writing work your way

Fiverr, a new Web site where a wide array of goods and services are priced at $5.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Elance, oDesk

Sun Jun 29, 2014

SFGate

Shutdown of MyRedbook.com sparks legal debate

The FBI's shutdown of a Bay Area-based website that became a go-to marketplace for prostitution is once again raising questions about how far online operators can go in claiming immunity from the actions of third-party customers - a cornerstone of online innovation.

Comment?

Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA, Mountain View, CA, Rocklin, CA, Placer County, CA, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Startups, Local Search

The Fresno Bee

Action Line: Be cautious to avoid getting burned by home rental scams

From a reader: I live with one of my family members, and I am planning to move out and into a rental home.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Local Search

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Daily Mail

Hitler's amazing map that turned America against the Nazis: A...

'I'm sorry, I love you': Father who left toddler to die in sweltering SUV breaks down in phone call from prison aired on speakerphone at the boy's funeral as his wife defends him as a 'wonderful daddy' REVEALED: Squatter nanny was homeless for nine years and sleeping in her car when hired through Craigslist, as it emerges she's now disappeared amid ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Prison, Startups

Daily Kos

Craiglist Founders stage a Mock trial against Ebay to whine about how they deserve more

Yesterday morning I got a Butt Dial from a friend in San Francisco who was attending a Mock-Trial setup by a marketing firm to give the Multi-Millionaire founders of CRAIGSLIST there day in court, or more to the point a public forum to Whine and accuse Ebay of giving them a raw deal.

Comment?

Related Topix: Local Search, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Startups, Marketing, US News, Liberal Political News

Fri Jun 27, 2014

WSJ Media and Advertising

Tencent To Buy Stake in 58.com

Chinese Internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd. said it has agreed to buy roughly 20% of 58.com Inc., the local equivalent of Craigslist, for $736 million, in the latest in a string of deals by the country's largest Web companies.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Advertising

Switched

This Probably Isn't The Hawaii Vacation Rental You Were Expecting

For a simple swap of a San Francisco condo, this two-story oceanfront pad in Hawaii, posted to Craigslist, is all yours.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Daily Mail

Former police officer linked to S&M forum arrested after bodies of...

Bodies of two women were found June 5 stuffed inside a pair of suitcases dumped on the side of a road in Wisconsin Second victim was a white woman with long dark hair, an overbite and a heart tattoo on her lower left abdomen Simonson offered her services as an escort of Craigslist; Zelich was reportedly active on S&M forum seeking enslavement Break ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Farmington, MN

New York Daily News

AptDeco offers fresh option for used furniture e-sales

Dumping a gently used desk in the garbage when your home office suddenly needs to turn into a nursery can seem like a waste.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, York, PA, United Kingdom, North York, PA, University of Pennsylvania

•••
•••
•••
•••

Ashburn Jobs

•••
•••
•••
•••