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2 hrs ago | Stylelist

Are fake handbags back in fashion?

Nina*, a 20-something marketing manager with a covetable job at a buzzy New York label, circles the party with her brand-new Cline bag-- collecting compliments as she moves along.


Related Topix: Marketing

6 hrs ago | InfoWorld

REST easy: API Design, Evolution and Connection

Web browser or Office suite? Microsoft's and Google's office productivity and collaboration clouds pit rich and complex against simple and lean more Along with eBay's success comes a huge demand to ensure reliable, 24x7 availability of the services that enable these transactions.


Related Topix: eBay, Startups

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Agency Spy

Kettle Hires New CD, Senior Producer

Digital agency Kettle , based in New York, has expanded its staff and its West Coast operations with "the first of a wave of new hires resulting from the agency's growth."


Related Topix: Advertising


Google to Speed Up Web with Smaller Photos

The search giant has developed a new kind of image format that promises to shrink the size of Web photos and graphic files down by about 35%.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Startups, Facebook, Social Software, eBay

How Startup Investing Will Change And Why

Title III is the widely anticipated component of the JOBS Act that we at Onevest , a leading startup investing marketplace, believe has the potential to liberalize and standardize startup investing across the board.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Mutual Funds, Financial Services

Verizon Boosts FiOS Internet Speeds Which Cable Can't Match

Your browser is not supported. Please upgrade to one of the following browsers: Google Chrome Mozilla Firefox Apple Safari Microsoft Internet Explorer 8+ You may proceed to the site by clicking here , however some pages might not work correctly.


Related Topix: Verizon Communications, Telecom, Verizon, IT Services, Foreign Media, Match, Video Games, Mozilla

Wall Street Journal

Threadflip Raises $13M to Become Top Shop in Digital Consignment

Threadflip Inc ., an online marketplace for women's used designer clothing and accessories, raised $13 million in new venture funding, said its chief executive and co-founder, Manik Singh.


Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, thredUP, eBay, Startups, First Round Capital, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Park Record

5 things to know about caffeine powder

The sudden death of a healthy high school senior in Ohio has increased attention on unregulated caffeine powder and the ease of taking a toxic dose.


Related Topix: Magento, Food and Drug Administration, Drink, Coffee, Park City, UT


Strong PayPal Growth Boosts eBay Profit

It was a tough quarter for eBay, including dealing with a cyberattack that compromised user passwords, email addresses and phone numbers.


Related Topix: eBay, Startups, Internet, Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Search Engine Optimization

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Facebook Tests Out A 'Buy' Button For E-Commerce

Facebook Inc. is working with a few small and medium-sized enterprises to test its new Buy button.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Internet, Science / Technology, IGN Entertainment, eBay

Mobile Marketer

EBay says in-store pickup gains traction faster than same-day delivery - Mobile Commerce Daily

EBay is doubling down on its shop-anywhere Click & Collect service in Britain because of how quickly it is gaining traction but says that same-day delivery service eBay Now is not experiencing the same level of enthusiasm.


Related Topix: eBay, Startups

Where do LOL and OMG actually come from?

FRUSTRATED shoppers are abandoning online purchases because of endless requests for passwords and other hurdles - but are retailers taking notice? HELEN Smith put this dress on eBay made up of 24,000 loom bands.


Related Topix: eBay, Startups, Usenet

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Investor's Business Daily

EBay Q2 Marketplaces Slowdown Tied To Cyberattack

EBay's Q2 earnings per share minus items beat views by a penny, but sales, up 13% from the year-earlier quarter, just missed Wall Street expectations.


Related Topix: e-dialog, eBay, Startups, GSI Technology, Magento, Internet, Science / Technology

eBay Given Neutral Rating at Macquarie

's stock had its "neutral" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Macquarie in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday.


Related Topix: e-dialog, eBay, Startups, GSI Technology, Magento

Alibaba Saga III: Jack Ma Discovered the Internet and Magic Was Born

In light of Alibaba's upcoming IPO, I thought it would be appropriate to run a series of excerpts from my book The Chinese Dream , which documents Alibaba's humble beginning, its triumph over eBay EBAY +1.25% , and Jack Ma's legendary story.


Related Topix: Alibaba, eBay, Startups, Magento, Malibu, CA


eBay, LVMH settle lengthy lawsuit over fake goods

The agreement calls for eBay and the French luxury goods maker to "combat" counterfeit items that wind their way onto the online marketplace, says Reuters.


Related Topix: eBay, Startups, Watches


Delivery Will Make or Break Holiday Shopping, says CFI Group and eBay Enterprise

After a holiday season marred by lackluster order fulfillment and dissatisfied consumers, a new report from CFI Group and eBay Enterprise urges retailers to enhance fulfillment practices early to avoid losing customers - and revenue - this holiday season.


Related Topix: Magento, Science / Technology, Internet, Marketing

Business Journal

The Morning Rundown: EBay's earnings reveal PayPal's growing importance

EBay posted better-than-expected second-quarter earnings, thanks in large part to its PayPal division, helping to slow a decline brought on by both security issues and competition from rival Amazon .


Related Topix: e-dialog, eBay, Startups, GSI Technology, Magento, Amazon

Investor's Business Daily

Las Vegas Sands Down, EBay Volatile After Earnings

Shares of Las Vegas Sands fell in extended trading Wednesday, and eBay was volatile as both companies reported earnings after the close.


Related Topix: e-dialog, eBay, Startups, GSI Technology, Magento, Las Vegas Sands, Gaming

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Daily Herald

Microsoft grant to prepare Benedictine students for major shift in IT landscape

Beginning this fall, students enrolled in Benedictine University's Master of Science in Business Analytics and M.S. in Management Information Systems programs will have access to Microsoft Azure, one of the leading cloud-based, Web-scale information technology computing platforms increasingly found in businesses where large-scale management and ... (more)


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Benedictine University, eBay, Facebook, Social Software


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