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FedEx and eBay team up to boost APAC eCommerce options
July 2022
FedEx Express' new alliance with eBay enables eBay sellers in APAC to sign up for a FedEx account and access the full spectrum of FedEx e-commerce delivery service options at competitive rates.
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Commerce Systems
Amazon surges ahead of eCommerce competitors in market capitalisation
August 2020
The retail giant has a 125% lead over its closest rival Alibaba, which saw 10.9% growth in Q2. Quarter-on-quarter market capitalisation growth was also seen across all top 25 publicly traded global retailers, according to new research from GlobalData.
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Ebay
eBay sells out: Viagogo buys ticketing platform StubHub for billions
November 2019
eBay has ridded itself of its massive ticketing marketplace StubHub – and sold it to controversial ticketing platform viagogo.
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Commerce Systems
eBay king of online shopping ahead of Gumtree, Amazon, Kogan
June 2018
eBay is the favourite online shopping with over 9.4m Aussies visiting in an average four weeks, ahead of local second-hand site Gumtree with 5.6m.
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Cloud
Amazon and eBay pushing department stores to extinction
February 2018
The new generation of tech-savvy shoppers prefer to shop with online platforms like Amazon and eBay that provide lower prices.
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Cloud
VMware appoints new SVP & CCO - Claire Dixon from eBay
July 2017
“A substantial opportunity lies ahead for VMware as we build on our strengths in the software-defined data center, mobile and cloud."
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Ebay
QTSC April 2016 Summit: eBay Hosts IDCA committee at Salt Lake City data center
March 2017
The authorities quarterly sumit comes to Salt Lake City and the home of eBay's flagship data center.
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Cybersecurity
Massive cyber attack sends eBay into disarray
May 2014
eBay is asking users to change their passwords because of a cyberattack that compromised a database containing encrypted passwords and other non-financial data.
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Gaming
Desperate gamer buys PS4 for US$10k
July 2013
One gamer is desperate to get their hands on the soon to be released Playstation 4, paying US$9,999 for the next-gen console on eBay.
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Cloud
Google Glass auction hits US$95K…then reality hits
April 2013
Google Glass winner racks up mega Ebay bid, before Google intervenes - threatening to deactivate the device.
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Cloud
PayPal cuts over 500 jobs
October 2012
Electronics payment company enforces layoffs as part of an effort to streamline the business.
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Amazon
Web hacker faces US extradition
July 2012
'Cyber bandit' arrested amid allegations of security breach.
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Apple
Prototype iPad hits eBay
May 2012
"Be aware this is a one of a kind item,” the seller writes, "none like this have been listed on ebay before."
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Google
Tech giants slam piracy bill
November 2011
Rivals Google, Facebook and eBay join forces to oppose Stop Online Piracy Act.
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Microsoft
Dell, HP on board Microsoft's cloud
July 2010
Partners "all in" to cloud computing says Microsoft at its Worldwide Partner Conference.