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  1. This Is the First Item Ever Sold on eBayRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Time

    As the online marketplace celebrates its 20th anniversary, a look back at the unlikely item that helped launch the brand In honor of eBay's 20th anniversary Thursday, note that one of the most valuable brands on the Internet started with the sale of one of the least valuable items imaginable: a broken laser pointer. Over Labor Day weekend in 1995, the site's founder Pierre Omidyar wrote code for "AuctionWeb" and launched it as a personal project out of a spare bedroom in his Silicon Valley town house.

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  2. Market Rout Will Weed Out Weaker Startups, Skype Founder SaysRead the original story

    32 min ago | The Washington Post

    ... the dot-com bubble made it challenging for startups to raise funding. They sold it in 2005 to online-auctions provider EBay Inc. for an eventual $3.1 billion. Later, a consortium that included Zennstrom bought Skype back, and sold it to Microsoft ...

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  3. Insider Selling: eBay CAO Sells 4,658 Shares of StockRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) CAO Brian J. Doerger sold 4,658 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 28th. The stock was sold at an average price of $27.07, for a total value of $126,092.06. Following the completion of the sale, ...

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  4. eBay Earns Buy Rating from Axiom SecuritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... close. Other analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Topeka Capital Markets assumed coverage on eBay in a research note on Wednesday, May 27th. They issued a "buy" rating and a $68.00 price target for the company. They noted ...

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  5. Soccer Mom Sticker Shock: Tesla Prices Model X Signature At $133,200 And UpRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... Norway - why not get the car that you don't already see every few seconds? Resale value. Look at transaction prices on eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY ), and this will be an incentive to buy the car that will be - at least for the next year or two - in ...

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  6. Bulper eBay Sell ToolRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ZDNet Blogs

    ... find out more and change your cookie settings, please view our cookie policy . Creating listings to sell your items on eBay can be a time consuming process, especially if you want to sell a few items or more per week. Thats why weve created Bulper ...

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  7. Soccer Mom Sticker Shock: Tesla Prices Model X At $133,200 And UpRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... Norway - why not get the car that you don't already see every few seconds? Resale value. Look at transaction prices on eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY ), and this will be an incentive to buy the car that will be - at least for the next year or two - in ...

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  8. Infographic: Mastering the Shift to Microservices By @MattKiernan | @DevOpsSummit #MicroservicesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Java Developer's Journal

    ... one only needs to look at some of the largest, most popular services on the web, including Netflix, Amazon and Ebay. For a better understanding of microservices, common challenges associated with managing microservices and recommended solutions such ...

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  9. Supreme Court Urged To Let People...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | MediaPost

    ... of Silicon Valley, where many tech companies have faced so-called "no injury" privacy lawsuits. Google, Facebook, eBay and Yahoo -- which are among the numerous companies that have been accused of violating Web users' privacy -- are backing Spokeo's ...

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  10. Kanye West and Donald Trump Have A Lot In CommonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 95.5 3WS

    People are cashing by Kanye's remark at Sunday night's Video Music Awards by making and selling unauthorized Kanye 2020 T-shirts on eBay and other online stores. That's not the only way the unofficial campaign is potentially paying off, though.

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  11. eBay Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) has received an average recommendation of "Hold" from the thirty-nine brokerages that are currently covering the firm, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports . Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty have given a ...

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  12. Worst Things to Buy at Warehouse ClubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kiplinger Online

    ... 15% less online , he says, and you can even find used books for as little as a penny (plus shipping) on Amazon and eBay. Better yet: Don't pay a thing for books or DVDs by borrowing them for free from your public library. There also are several ways ...

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  13. New PayPal.Me service helps users collect IOUsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    PayPal, which split off from eBay in July to become more like a startup, introduced a service Tuesday that competes with several personal payments apps already on the market. But PayPal.Me isn't an app.

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  14. Spreadshirt Expands External Marketplace Presence with Rakuten (USA) StoreRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    ... in addition to Rakuten USA, Spreadshirt products are available on: Amazon UK, US, Germany and France, plus eBay in the US and Germany. A recent Tech Trader survey revealed that 38.2% of respondents started their search an online marketplace, which ...

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  15. What Hackers Want More Than Your Credit Card NumberRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Credit.com

    ... creation is the act of opening a new account such as establishing a new user profile and an account on Amazon.com or eBay. Free Credit Check & Monitoring Sign up for your Credit.com and get a FREE credit score plus personalized Action Plan to help ...

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  16. Investments heat up online news sectorRead the original story

    Yesterday | West Australian

    ... venture-funded news groups have been adding staff, along with smaller ones like Ozy, Fusion and Vocativ. Additionally, eBay founder Pierre Omidyar has pledged to invest $US250 million in his online news operations, which include investigative site ...

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  17. Wary copyright owners are cracking down on fan-created artworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | ABA Journal

    ... Internet. By 2008 a cottage industry of Jayne hatmakers had established itself on websites such as CafePress, Etsy and eBay, according to the Web news site BuzzFeed. The knitters were enjoying a thriving Internet market until an online store called ...

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  18. The 4 Most Popular E-Commerce Stocks Among Hedge FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Insider Monkey

    In the past few months the competition in the e-commerce space has become intensified, with eBay Inc spinning off its payment subsidiary Paypal Holdings Inc to focus on its online retailing business, as well as the launch of new entrants like Jet.com, which some believe was a prime reason behind Amazon.com, Inc. 's recent Prime Day. That coupled with the recent IPO's of Etsy Inc and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has renewed investors' interest in the e-commerce sector.

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  19. Michigan Man Says He'll Trade Kanye West Sneakers for a 'Working Kidney'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | TIME.com

    Kanye West's Yeezy Adidas shoes at the 2015 CFDA Awards at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center on June 1, 2015 in New York City. Kanye West's Yeezy shoe model may cost an arm and a leg on eBay, but no one said the footwear would be worth a kidney.

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  20. Billionaire Wants Ring Back From Pop StarRead the original story

    Monday | Courthouse News Service

    ... upon their marriage." With his partner Niklas Zennstrom, Friis, 39, a U.S. citizen born in Denmark, sold Skype to eBay in 2005 for $2.6 billion. He also co-founded the file-sharing service Kazaa with Zennstrom and another partner. Friis says he met ...

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