Articles Tagged ‘Ebay’


Mobile Minutes: Facebook adjusts Trending Topics; EBay buys Ticketbis; Snapchat and startups; Twitter provides more space

May 25, 2016

Today in mobile marketing – Facebook changes policies on Trending Topics after criticism; EBay expanding StubHub internationally with Ticketbis acquisition; These 5 startups used Snapchat to boost their brand (and so can you); Here’s how Twitter will give users just a bit more space.

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EBay taps mobile to introduce first-ever virtual reality department store

May 20, 2016

EBay Australia is teaming up with retail brand Myer to bring a forward-thinking way of shopping to consumers in the form of a virtual reality department store, enabling consumers to use a special viewer to inspect products before completing their purchase via the eBay application.

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Letgo, Wallapop merger threatens Craigslist, Close5 as mobile classified space crowds

May 16, 2016

As the mobile classifieds sector grows, the merger of peer-to-peer selling applications letgo and Wallapop puts the heat on competitors such as Craigslist and eBay’s Close5 with the potential to create a go-to destination.

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EBay uncorks more extensive product inventory via wine app collaboration

May 2, 2016

In a reflection of its efforts to maximize mobile sales, eBay is rolling out a new digital shopping destination for wine enthusiasts powered by mobile application Drync, enabling consumers to browse a wider selection of bottles from the alcohol platform’s network of retailers.

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EBay exec: Mobile innovation enhances transactions, research capabilities for customers

April 27, 2016

NEW YORK – An eBay executive at Forrester’s Marketing 2016 Forum claimed that the online marketplace continues to optimize its mobile offerings from both transactional and research-oriented standpoints in the hopes of giving more control to its buyers and sellers.

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EBay streamlines shipping for sellers with expanded Shyp rollout

March 16, 2016

Peer-to-peer digital retailer eBay is simplifying what is usually a complicated process for its sellers by expanding its partnership with mobile application Shyp, providing users with streamlined shipping.

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Mobile Minutes: Snapchat MLB partnership; Star Wars retold in plush; Line plans IPO; EBay banks on bar codes

March 7, 2016

Today in mobile marketing – Snapchat MLB partnership brings Snapchat Day, SnapBat to stadiums for live game coverage; Watch: Star Wars: A New Hope retold using Disney’s plush toys; Messaging app Line plans up to $3 billion dual IPO in New York and Tokyo: IFR; EBay banks on bar codes for a comeback.

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EBay’s Close5 app wins ground in battle for US classifieds market

October 23, 2015

EBay’s Close5 classifieds mobile application continues to gain traction, with nearly 3 million downloads in the United States as of the end of the third quarter, a ten-times increase from the previous quarter.

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Sotheby’s teams with Artsy for online-only auction

September 11, 2015

International auction house Sotheby’s is partnering with Web-based art platform Artsy to create an online-only marketplace for contemporary art.

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Mobile Minutes: Periscope and fashion; Smartwatches’ hype; Real-time mobile payments; Uber for anything

September 10, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Periscope is set to make fashion weeks more candid than ever this season; Fitbit exec says smartwatches still ‘more hype than reality’; Officials push for ‘real-time’ mobile payment tech; Uber for anything? Yawn. Meet Uber for Uber for anything.

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