'Professional authenticators' will rid its site of fake goods, eBay says

In an effort to maintain customer trust and keep brands and sellers onside, eBay is stepping up efforts to rid its site of fake goods. However, the system, which involves the use of so-called “professional authenticators,” comes at a cost.

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Swedish man's eBay offer to marry anyone leaving US after Trump win is removed

The auction site eBay reportedly removed a post from a Swedish man looking for quick cash by marrying an upset American leaving the country in the wake of Donald Trump’s Tuesday election victory.

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1970s quarter selling for thousands on eBay

An eBay sale of a 1970 US quarter may at first glance appear routine, but a closer look reveals “one of the most fascinating and intriguing proof mint errors ever discovered”—one that’s boosted the coin’s auction price to $35,000.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/07/170s-quarter-selling-for-thousands-on-ebay.html

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Demandware Teams With eBay on Omnichannel E-Commerce Solution


Demandware and eBay Enterprise on Monday announced an alliance to develop a fully enabled omnichannel commerce solution that will provide integrated access to Demandware’s Commerce Cloud platform and eBay Enterprise’s suite of back-end and fulfillment technologies and services. The solution will let current and prospective clients significantly reduce the complexity of managing their front- and back-end systems to deliver an all-around customer experience, said the companies, which have several customers in common, including Michaels Stores.

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First look: Apple Pencil paired with iPad Pro is no ordinary stylus

Article Image Still a rare find, with asking prices on eBay double –?or more –?its $99 suggested price, the Apple Pencil is slowly finding its way into the hands of consumers who are early adopters of the jumbo-sized iPad Pro. AppleInsider had the chance to spend an extended period of time with the new stylus, and we offer our initial first look.

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eBay seller loses libel suit over bad reviews

An eBay merchant who sued two customers over negative reviews in 2013 was ordered this week to pay more than $19,000 in legal fees by an Ohio judge, ABC News reports.

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PayPal Flies Solo on Nasdaq


PayPal on Monday returned to the Nasdaq independent of eBay. PayPal debuted at a market value 1.4 times its former parent — $46.6 billion — while eBay’s capitalization shrunk to $34 billion. The companies agreed to split in September due to market pressures and some nudging by corporate raider turned shareholder value advocate Carl Icahn. Although analysts are picking PayPal as the clear winner, eBay was sanguine about the divide. “Both standalone companies are well positioned for success,” said eBay spokesperson Abby Smith.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/82294.html?rss=1

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Google, Facebook, others push for rehearing over damages in Apple v. Samsung patent case

Google, Facebook, eBay, H-P and other Silicon Valley players, along with various interest groups, are asking the U.S. Federal Court of Appeals to rehear a decision that denied Samsung’s plea for damage limitations in an ongoing patent lawsuit involving Apple.

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eBay arrives on Apple Watch, Google Maps for iOS gets pushed locations

eBay on Tuesday released its first app for Apple Watch, while Google Maps for iOS updated with the ability to receive locations pushed from the desktop.



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Apple Pay's success has rivals scrambling to catch up, could make PayPal an acquisition target

The strong initial success of Apple Pay, combined with the news that eBay will spin off PayPal, has led to expectations that PayPal could be a major acquisition target for mobile companies vying for users’ wallets.



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eBay developing Apple Watch software with ties to iOS app

Apple Watch owners may never need to worry about being outbid in an eBay auction again, as a new job listing posted by the Internet auctioneer suggests advanced development of a bespoke Apple Watch app.



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Apple loses global payments executive to eBay's rumored PayPal replacement

It appears that eBay is stocking up on talent in preparation of an inevitable separation from PayPal, the latest hire being Bora Chung, a payments expert who served as Apple’s worldwide payments for the Online Apple Store since 2010.



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Shuttle bus drivers serving Apple, other Silicon Valley tech companies look to unionize

A Teamsters representative last week notified the CEOs of Apple, Amtrak, eBay, Genentech, Yahoo and Zynga that shuttle bus drivers contracted to service their employees are seeking to unionize.



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Supposed iPhone 6 prototype going for more than $100K on eBay

A purported Apple iPhone 6 prototype put up for auction on eBay last week is currently commanding a high bid of more than $100,000 with a little under three days left to go.



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Supposed iPhone 6 prototype going for more than $100K on eBay

A purported Apple iPhone 6 prototype put up for auction on eBay last week is currently commanding a high bid of more than $100,000 with a little under three days left to go.



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