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Daemon
Posted: Friday, May 9, 2014 12:00:00 AM
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In 1995, computer programmer Pierre Omidyar founded AuctionWeb in San Jose, California. One of its first sales was a broken laser pointer. However, what began humbly as a hobby for Omidyar grew rapidly. In 1997, Omidyar changed the site's name to eBay—a contraction of Echo Bay Technology Group—and it has since become the premier online auction site, with millions of items listed, bought, and sold daily. Essentially unregulated at first, eBay now prohibits the sale of what items on its site? More...
Bertoray
Posted: Friday, May 9, 2014 3:23:41 AM

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Apropos to this, I had just ordered teflon mouse feet from Australia via eBay.
monamagda
Posted: Friday, May 9, 2014 1:25:48 PM

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The eBay Company



eBay Inc. pioneers communities built on commerce, sustained by trust, and inspired by opportunity. eBay brings together millions of people every day on a local, national and international basis through an array of websites that focus on commerce, payments and communications.
Professor
Posted: Friday, May 9, 2014 9:32:18 PM

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monamagda wrote:



The eBay Company



eBay Inc. pioneers communities built on commerce, sustained by trust, and inspired by opportunity. eBay brings together millions of people every day on a local, national and international basis through an array of websites that focus on commerce, payments and communications.


It would be interesting to see how many people became millionaires as a result of eBay?
excaelis
Posted: Saturday, May 10, 2014 1:00:48 AM

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Gonna get eaten by Ali Baba.
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