EBay picks 5.5% stake in India’s Paytm Mall
EBay said today it is buying a 5.5% stake in e-commerce marketplace Paytm Mall as the global firm makes another push to...
Why commerce companies are the advertising...
The unchecked digital land grab for consumers’ personal data that has been going on for more than a decade is...
Amazon expands Transparency anti-counterfeit...
Amazon is no stranger to the nefarious forces of e-commerce: fake reviews, counterfeit goods and scams have all reared...
Lifestyle goods resale marketplace StockX raises...
Detroit-based StockX, which provides a way for people to resell luxury and lifestyle goods including streetwear, bags,...
Week-in-Review: YouTube’s awful comments and...
Hello, weekend readers. This is Week-in-Review where I give a heavy amount of analysis and/or rambling thoughts on one...
eBay and Facebook told to tackle trade in fake...
Facebook and eBay have been warned by the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) to do more to tackle the...
Madrona Venture Labs raises $11M to build...
The startup studio model is taking off.
Flight-hailing startup Blackbird raises $10...
The origin story of Blackbird, a startup that links travelers to planes and commercial pilots through an app,...
In emerging markets there are no copycats, just...
Every year I teach an MBA course at Stanford about the exciting opportunities for tech investors and entrepreneurs in...
FB QVC? Facebook tries Live video shopping
Want to run your own home shopping network? Facebook is now testing a Live video feature for merchants that lets them...
Amazon reverses tax-triggered block on US shop in...
Amazon has reversed a decision it made six months ago to shut off its US ecommerce site to Australian...
As stock rises on a slim earnings beat, eBay...
Despite increasing competition from traditional retailers like Walmart and Target, which have invested heavily in...
Deliverr raises $7M to help e-commerce businesses...
Deliverr, a startup that helps retailers offer a Prime-like delivery experience has raised a $7.1 million Series A led...
Crater rebrands as Shyft to focus on helping...
After finally settling on a new apartment, packing your last box and rushing out to pick up your moving van for the...
Costco now supports Apple Pay across all of its...
Apple has landed a big new partner for Apple Pay in the U.S. after Costco began accepting the mobile payment service...
EBay paid $573M to buy Japanese e-commerce...
EBay is a very distant second behind Amazon when it comes to e-commerce sales in the U.S., but abroad — and in...
Walmart acquiring Shopify is no longer a...
As competition between Walmart and Amazon intensifies, the acquisition of Shopify's merchant marketplace may be the...
With its new ‘Interests’ feature, eBay again...
Remember when eBay bought Hunch in 2011 to improve its personalization technology and attract shoppers based on their...
How did Thumbtack win the on-demand services...
Back in 2008, as the global financial crisis was only just beginning to tear at the fabric of the U.S. economy,...
A minor cryptocurrency partners with a major porn...
Yesterday brought some interesting news in the cryptocurrency space. In a move that is at once sleazy and ridiculous,...