Articles Tagged ‘Ebay’


EBay’s mobile dominance at risk as growth fails to keep up

October 17, 2014

EBay needs to start adding more mobile customers if it is to keep up with mobile growth worldwide and hold onto its leadership role in the space.

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EBay entices holiday shoppers with mobile-optimized global campaign

October 10, 2014

EBay is hoping to entice consumers before the holiday shopping season begins with a digital campaign focusing on its multiscreen capabilities and illustrating how inspirational moments can be shoppable.

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Will PayPal lose its mobile stronghold as NFC payments gain?

October 1, 2014

EBay’s decision to spin-off PayPal – something company executives insisted was not in the works just months ago – reflects just how quickly mobile payments are heating up following Apple Pay’s launch, renewing enthusiasm for near-field communications technology.

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Will Uber, HotelTonight welcome Bitcoin after adoption by PayPal’s Braintree?

September 10, 2014

PayPal’s decision to accept Bitcoin through its Braintree payments system could lead to more widespread opportunities for the digital currency, given Braintree’s established database of clients.

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EBay could make mobile primary tool for selling auto mechanics’ services

August 1, 2014

EBay would be smart to borrow a page from the playbooks of Uber and Airbnb and make mobile the primary tool in its upcoming test of selling auto mechanic services.

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EBay, Fandango leverage Amazon Fire phone’s features to streamline shopping

July 23, 2014

EBay and Fandango, among the first merchants to build apps for Amazon’s Fire smartphone, are using the phone’s unique features to eliminate the number of taps and swipes between search, browse and purchase for a more streamlined shopping experience.

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PayPal Select brings back rewards for top shoppers

July 21, 2014

PayPal has begun testing a new loyalty program called PayPal Select that seeks to promote use of the digital-payments network by offering more rewards for its most active members.

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EBay says in-store pickup gains traction faster than same-day delivery

July 18, 2014

EBay is doubling down on its shop-anywhere Click & Collect service in Britain because of how quickly it is gaining traction but says that same-day delivery service eBay Now is not experiencing the same level of enthusiasm.

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Staples’ latest technology development center will focus on personalized ecommerce

June 6, 2014

Staples has opened a second West Coast development lab, building its strategic focus on testing and launching innovative online selling models to optimize the ecommerce shopping experience.

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EBay locks in on Latin America to capitalize on growing mobile adoption

May 19, 2014

EBay is doubling down in Latin America with new versions of the company’s mobile and Web platforms that play up local and tailored content.

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