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.

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…

Rare Nintendo cartridge fetches $99,902 on eBay

A scruffy-looking copy of Nintendo World Championship — originally given out to 90 competition winners in 1991 — has sold for a record-breaking fee on eBay, assuming the winning bid is genuine.

Cash, trash, or karma: How to get rid of your old gadgets

Each holiday season leaves obsolete and replaced devices and electronics gathering dust in closets, drawers, spare rooms, and basements. Here's how to get it out of your life for good.

Mac Pro selling for more than double on eBay

Sometimes when there are product shortages in the tech world, the people who got in on the game early attempt to capitalize by selling the new stuff on eBay. It's happening again with the Mac Pro.

Teenage dad spends $750 for a picture of the Xbox One

Definitely a terrible way to nearly lose money meant for your child's Christmas gifts, a recent eBay auction for the popular Xbox One gaming console didn't turn out exactly as planned for one father.

How to sell (anything) on eBay

Thinking about selling some of your rag-and-bone wears of on the Web's premium auction house but don't know where to begin? Check out our guide on how to sell items on eBay for a comprehensive look at what it takes to curate and craft a…

Microsoft launches eBay store in time for holiday season

Google is opening a number of Winter Wonderlab showrooms over the holiday season, and Intel has a number of pop-up stores planned too. And now Microsoft has announced, just in time for gift-hunting shoppers, a brand new store on eBay.

Capitalism prevails! This rare Soviet spy lens will set you back $400,000

A rare "Soviet spy lens" has been listed on eBay for almost half-a-million dollars, but there are plenty of things that make it highly suspicious. Is it a unique collectible, or is it not as highly prized as its seller would like you to…

eBay expands one-hour-delivery service to desktop, more regions

Potentially ideal for people living in New York City, the San Francisco Peninsula, Chicago and Dallas, eBay Now is expanding within those areas and offering a new desktop user interface.

Baby submits winning bid for car using dad’s eBay app, dad keeps car

Fourteen-month-old Sorella Stoate didn't waste time with in-app purchases of a buck or two when she got her hands on her dad's smartphone. Instead, she went straight to eBay and placed the winning bid on a 1962 Austin-Healey Sprite.

Microsoft investigated idea of launching Amazon-like e-commerce site, report says

A report Thursday revealed computer giant Microsoft was until recently researching the possibility of launching an online marketplace to take on the likes of Amazon and eBay. The project has since been shelved.