December 16, 2013
Vice President of Buyer Experience, Search, and Platforms/ Chief Architect of Cassini Search Engine Hugh Williams has slipped the surly bonds of eBay to touch the face of Bob.
I had a great time at eBay, and I decided to leave after the release of 3.0 and Cassini. …[snipped maudlin portion] … I have nothing to say yet about what I am doing next. I am taking time off with my family for now, and enjoying some downtime.”
Comedic Mass Ejections (more…)
December 8, 2013
Quite a debate going on at Twitter between Pierre Omidyar, Paul Carr and others. Here’s an interesting ebay-centric tweet, but there’s plenty more.
jmho, we’ll be waiting until Hell freezes over.
December 7, 2013
Welcome to todays’ ebay related monkey_facepalm moment.
eBay CEO John Donahoe with his much expected rebuttal to the Amazon Prime Air Octocopter drone delivery 60 Minutes piece.
EBay’s Donahoe Calls Product Delivery by Drones a Fantasy
We’re not really focusing on long-term fantasies,” Donahoe said in an interview with Emily Chang on Bloomberg Television when she asked if he would be showing her a drone. “We’re working on things that will change consumers’ experiences today.” [more buzzword laden blabber follows at link]
B-b-but what about… (more…)
November 22, 2013
[facepalm; uncontrollable laughter]
Discover the New Ebay Dei imago
Unfortunately it seems ebay has already pulled (more…)
November 21, 2013
This article about the David Ortiz Authentic 2013 Championship Beard Ball charity listing caught our attention.
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At the moment, bidding looks brisk, showing 70, the high bid standing at $1181.00
However, when attempting to search for the item… (more…)