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Wearables

Bid from your wrist with eBay’s new Apple Watch app

If you're a regular eBay user with an Apple Watch then the e-commerce giant now has an app for you. Aimed at both buyers and sellers, the feature-packed software offers at-a-glance summaries and "small bites of time-sensitive and relevant…
Business

Sold! eBay testing customer loyalty program similar to Amazon Prime

Amazon Prime has been very successful for Amazon, so it's no surprise that eBay is testing a similar loyalty program of its own. Dubbed eBay+, the service is set to launch in Germany later this year.
Mobile

Now you can host a virtual yard sale on Facebook with its new buy and sell feature

Facebook opens up an eBay-like marketplace where members of groups can buy and sell items. The new feature is reminiscent of Craigslist or eBay, and opens Facebook up to the world of Internet commerce.
Gaming

eBay sellers charging over $1,000 for PlayStation 4 with Silent Hills PT demo installed

P.T., the playable teaser for the now-cancelled Silent Hills was removed from the PlayStation Store, with no way to download it. Now enterprising sellers on eBay are offering consoles with the game preinstalled.
Wearables

Apple Watch preorders are selling on eBay for as much as $13,499

Apple’s new smartwatch is turning out to be a good source of dough for shady eBay scalpers. If you missed out on the pre-orders and are looking to waste some currency, the Internet would be more than willing to oblige.
Mobile

ZTE’s Blade S6 Plus is cheap at just $300, but it’s got great mid-range specs and a swanky design

ZTE made a phablet-sized Blade S6 Plus with a 5.5-inch screen and mid-range specs to sell around the world on eBay. The Chinese smartphone maker packed most of the same specs into the device as were seen on the original Blade S6.
Web

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.