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Meet the Q&A site where people pay $150 for answers

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Standing out from the plethora of Q&A services on the web right now is tough: anyone throwing their hat in the ring is up against the likes of Quora, Stack Exchange and Beepl. So credit Swedish startup Mancx for trying something different. The Stockholm-based company — which is today announcing...
Meet the Q&A site where people pay $150 for answers

Maynard Webb on fixing eBay and your career (Q&A)

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The man brought in to fix the auction site's network nearly 14 years ago has become one of the most respected voices in Silicon Valley. He has just written a book about taking control of your future. [Read more]...
Maynard Webb on fixing eBay and your career (Q&A)

eBay Now Escalates Same-Day Shipping Wars

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The auction site offers same-day retail delivery in a limited geographic area to rival similar and expanding services....
eBay Now Escalates Same-Day Shipping Wars

Alien-inhabited Kansas ghost town up for auction on eBay

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Over the years, people have sold and attempted to sell all kinds of unusual things on eBay. In 2005, Andrew Fischer, from Omaha, Nebraska, auctioned his own forehead as advertising space. A company specializing in sleep remedies made the winning bid of $37, 375 and won a temporary tattoo of...
Alien-inhabited Kansas ghost town up for auction on eBay

Why Volvo Picked eBay To Launch A Campaign For Its Brand New Big Rig

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On Wednesday, the innovative Swedish digital shop Forsman & Bodenfors announced the launch of a breakthrough new product site for the Volvo FH big rig on an unexpected social media site. It's not Pinterest or Instagram or any of the other en vogue social platforms. Rather, F&B went for a...
Why Volvo Picked eBay To Launch A Campaign For Its Brand New Big Rig

Latam Local Services Marketplace Startup GetNinjas Raises $3M Series A To Get More Nimble By Getting More Developers

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GetNinjas, a local services marketplace startup based in São Paulo, Brazil has closed a $3 million Series A round backed by new investor Otto Ventures, with existing investors Monashees and KaszeK Ventures also participating. The latter both invested in GetNinjas’ 2011 seed round, which raised a total of $700,000. GetNinjas’ offers an online platform for...
Latam Local Services Marketplace Startup GetNinjas Raises $3M Series A To Get More Nimble By Getting More Developers

One Hour of Tim Cook's Time Worth $610,000 to Rights Group

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A mystery bidder has shelled out more than half a million dollars to win a charity auction for an audience with Apple CEO Tim Cook. On Tuesday afternoon, bidding for a 30-minute to 60-minute chat with Cook over coffee closed at online auction site Charitybuzz. The winning bid: $610,000 —...
One Hour of Tim Cook's Time Worth $610,000 to Rights Group

Secret Apple Store On eBay Hawks Refurbished Devices

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Come buy a second-hand ePhone or ePad on the world's best-known auction site. Apple has set up shop on eBay to hawk refurbished products. It's got the snappy title of Refurbished Outlet, rather than something more in keeping with Apple's philosophy-- iBay, for example. Neither eBay nor Apple would...
Secret Apple Store On eBay Hawks Refurbished Devices

YC-Backed Lollipuff Is An eBay-Like Marketplace For Authenticated Designer Clothing And Accessories

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One of the main problems with buying designer clothing off of eBay and other auction sites is that there is really no guarantee that the item you are purchasing is actually what it appears to be. Despite a crackdown by eBay on counterfeit designer goods, the site still has a...
YC-Backed Lollipuff Is An eBay-Like Marketplace For Authenticated Designer Clothing And Accessories

eBay Partners With Gmarket Founder For $20 Million Expansion Into Japan And Singapore

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Last fall, eBay acquired Korean auction site Gmarket for roughly $1.2 billion to expand to the Korean e-commerce market. Today, eBay is announcing a partnership with Gmarket founder Young Bae Ku to expand Gmarket’s existing online marketplaces in Japan and Singapore. Ku will become CEO of the new entity. eBay...
eBay Partners With Gmarket Founder For $20 Million Expansion Into Japan And Singapore

eBay, PayPal, Opera announce mobile payment innovations at MWC

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Nope, "Grease" isn't the word, it's "Mobile Payments," or at least it would be if it wasn't technically two words. Still, eBay, PayPal and Opera have used the fiesta atmosphere at MWC to promote their services, as you do. eBay's partnered with UK carrier Three, which will now pre-install...
eBay, PayPal, Opera announce mobile payment innovations at MWC

The 10 Most Blatant Design Ripoffs in Social Media

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Pinspire vs. Pinterest It doesn't get more blatant than this. Pinspire is pretty much a pixel-for-pixel Pinterest clone, created by the serial digital ripoff artists at Rocket Internet. It's a bit obscene just how much of a copycat Pinspire is -- from concept to functionality to the cursive-style logo....
The 10 Most Blatant Design Ripoffs in Social Media

Greylock's Simon Rothman Joins Apartment List Advisory Board As The Startup Looks Beyond Apartments

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Apartment List, an apartment search engine that launched at TechCrunch Disrupt last fall, says that Simon Rothman, an entrepreneur in residence Greylock Partners, has joined the company’s advisory board. Rothman was founder and global vice president at eBay Motors, which he reportedly grew to a $14 billion annual global business...
Greylock's Simon Rothman Joins Apartment List Advisory Board As The Startup Looks Beyond Apartments

LG Miracle seen in live, working form

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LG's Miracle was given its first fully outlined look Friday after it was spotted in live photos. Briefly popping up on a Romanian auction site, the Windows Phone seen by GSMArena lined up with descriptions of a device with a four-inch screen. The device, clearly an escaped prototype, also verified...
LG Miracle seen in live, working form

This is 'Sarah Hanson': Startup founder confesses to idiotic plot to hoax tech press

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A Seattle man says he hoaxed the media, including GeekWire, to drum up publicity for his startup. Steinar Skipsnes The man, named Steinar Skipsnes, admits in a blog post that he posed as “Sarah Hanson,” a 19-year-old woman who claimed to have auctioned off 10 percent of her future income to fund...
This is 'Sarah Hanson': Startup founder confesses to idiotic plot to hoax tech press
eBay pulls back the curtain to reveal how it brings same-day delivery to customers
Billionaire Ted Leonsis: How FedBid is going to save governments and companies 10-12% on almost everything they buy

22 secrets of success from Europe's most controversial entrepreneur

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Oliver Samwer is the German Internet mogul and multi-millionaire owner of startup incubator Rocket Internet, best known for his agressive cloning tactics  and bullish management strategies. His most famous copies are of successful US sites released into the European or emerging markets and then sold back to the originators. These...
22 secrets of success from Europe's most controversial entrepreneur
How "Kessler's Flying Circus" cookie-stuffed its way to $5.2M from eBay

Computer Potatoes: Black Friday Online Shopping Crosses $1 Billion in 2012

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According to yet another online shopping survey for the holiday, this one from comScore, people are buying a lot more online than last year. I know this people buying stuff online thing must come as a shock to those who have been living in a cave for several years...
Computer Potatoes: Black Friday Online Shopping Crosses $1 Billion in 2012

Press Start: Modern Warfare 4 to be revealed soon, Nintendo doing well on digital sales and more

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Plus, Sega Pluto up for sale, girl scouts make games, reaching the edge of Shootmania and why one developer will never make another FPSA selection of links, hand-picked by the Guardian games writers.Modern Warfare 4 could reveal early May | The Official Xbox MagazineIn utter defiance of all known precedent,...
Press Start: Modern Warfare 4 to be revealed soon, Nintendo doing well on digital sales and more

Nintendo's Wii U sells out after launch despite some supply hiccups

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Less than a day after Nintendo's Wii U launch in the U.S. on Sunday, the next-generation console is already sold out. Starting at $300 for a basic set with a tablet-style controller, the Wii U is the first console from any of the big three makers since the release...
Nintendo's Wii U sells out after launch despite some supply hiccups

Profits and sales rise at eBay

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Online retailer and auction site eBay reports a rise in quarterly sales and profits, as more people used the site and its payment service PayPal....
Profits and sales rise at eBay

A look at Yahoo’s CEOs from 1995 to 2012 (all six of them)

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As we reported earlier, Scott Thompson has stepped down been ousted as CEO of Yahoo!. The reason was, as you may already be aware, a mixup flub of facts on his resume. There have been six CEOs in the history of Yahoo! (plus a short interim-stint by Tim Morse that...
A look at Yahoo’s CEOs from 1995 to 2012 (all six of them)
Greek entrepreneurs focus on global markets, revenues — but not Greece

Plane for sale: no keys, one not-careful-enough owner

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Leicestershire police use eBay to sell light aircraft once used by a drugs gang to smuggle cocaine into Britain from FranceWithout knowing much about its its previous owners, browsers of the auction site eBay might have deemed a light aircraft that went under the hammer last week for just over...
Plane for sale: no keys, one not-careful-enough owner

Nielsen On U.S. Mobile Shopping: eBay's App Attracts The Most Users, Shopkick Keeps Them Around For Much Longer

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As mobile payments continue to become more commonplace among retailers, smartphone consumers are already showing a pretty strong appetite for mobile shopping on their devices. According to a June 2012 survey among 5,000 Android and iPhone users in the U.S., Nielsen found that just over 50% of them have used...
Nielsen On U.S. Mobile Shopping: eBay's App Attracts The Most Users, Shopkick Keeps Them Around For Much Longer

eBay sees quarterly income double

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Online retailer and auction site eBay says its income doubled in the second quarter after higher revenue from its PayPal payment business....
eBay sees quarterly income double
Tim Cook Offering Coffee Meeting at Apple HQ in Charity Auction

eBay sees quarterly profits rise

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Online retailer and auction site eBay reports an increase in sales and profit for the first quarter of the year....
eBay sees quarterly profits rise
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