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eBay users start bidding during first live auction from Sotheby’s

eBay users from around the world hit the site to take part in live-streamed Sotheby's auctions for the first time on Wednesday night. The event in New York City saw more than 90 lots sold in around 90 minutes, with plenty of bids rolling in…
Web

This could get expensive: eBay’s going to livestream Sotheby’s New York auctions

If you're an avid eBay user and fancy taking part in a high-end Sotheby's auction, a new livestream site from the e-commerce giant makes it easier than ever to place bids. Just make sure you have enough money in the bank before you start.
Web

EBay to cut 2,400 jobs as it prepares PayPal spinoff

EBay boss John Donahoe this week said he's glad to see the back of 2014, but with several thousand job losses set for 2015, as well as a major bit of PayPal-related restructuring to deal with, 2015 will hardly be a walk in the park, either…
Gaming

Rare NES game sells for $35,100 in eBay auction

Stadium Events may not look like anything special, but it's actually one of the rarest video games in existence — and a factory sealed copy of the game has just sold on eBay for a sizeable sum.
Computing

Web-based selling 101: How to start an online store

No one said it would be easy. Check out our comprehensive guide to starting your own online store, from the choosing a proper hosting website to collecting payments via the Web.
Cars

Roll up your white Armani jacket sleeves: Ferrari Testarossa from Miami Vice hits eBay

A Ferrari Testarossa, sent by the company to be used on the classic Miami Vice television show, is up for auction in Ft. Lauderdale. The iconic sports car maintains a low mileage count, being used only for close-up shots.
How-To

Out with the old, in with the new: How to cash in on your used gadgets

We know you've got a treasure trove of old tech stashed away in your house, so we've put together this guide to help you turn that clutter into cash.
Mobile

How to buy and sell electronics on eBay or Craigslist

Looking to turn your old electronics into cash? Your best chance of getting a decent price is on eBay and Craigslist. Here are some tips on how to prepare your device, write an ad, handle the sale, and make money.
Computing

College student finds another eBay security flaw, could be used to hijack accounts

19-year-old college student Jordan Lee Jones, who is also a security researcher, has discovered another eBay security flaw that could allow hackers to hijack user accounts. You can learn more here.
Computing

eBay tells all users to reset passwords after security breach

eBay is telling all of its users to reset their password after discovering a security breach involving a database holding a wide range of personal information, including customers’ names, encrypted passwords, and email addresses.
Mobile

ZTE Open C, complete with Firefox OS 1.3, now available to buy through eBay for $100

ZTE has put the new Open C smartphone on sale for $100 exclusively through its own eBay store. It's a basic device which happens to run the latest version of Mozilla's Firefox OS software.
Web

eBay adds a category for virtual currencies

You know that your cryptocurrency of choice  is gaining mainstream traction when it starts appearing on the world’s biggest auction site: eBay has just added a virtual currency section, enabling buyers and sellers to trade Bitcoin…