Peter Clatworthy, a 19-year-old who lives in Billborough, which is near Nottingham, UK, spent £450 (roughly US$749.02) on an Xbox One. Or so he thought. Turns out, what he ended up buying was a picture of an Xbox One.
The ad for the Xbox One was posted on eBay and although the ad was a little suspicious, Clatworthy brushed it off anyway because it was still a little cheaper than the rest of the Xbox Ones on there.…Read More »
In 1997, a Pokemon Card Game Illustration Contest was held. The winners of that contest were awarded the Pokemon card shown to you above, which has a double star rarity rating and says “Illustrator” instead of “Trainer” at the top. There are only six in existence and, one of these cards having sold for over $20,000 in the past, it is known as one of the most — if not the most — rare and valuable Pokemon cards in existence.Read More »
3D printing is all the rage these days, and eBay isn’t wasting any time in hopping on that bandwagon.
The company just launched a brand new mobile app (currently available exclusively for iPhone users) that lets shoppers buy their very own customizable 3D-printed merchandise through the app, building off of the concept popularized by Etsy, which allows consumers to purchase totally personalized goods on the Internet.…Read More »
If this leak turns out to be legitimate, and according to numerous sources it most likely is, Windows Phone users are about to get a much-needed feature: a notification center.
A user on Reddit purchased a Nokia Lumia 920 off of eBay, and the phone came with an internal Windows Phone beta for its OS.…Read More »
Be careful when you leave negative feedback on an eBay seller — it can get you sued.
Amy Nicholls, who purchased a microscope light from Med Express for $175, paid $12 for shipping. But then she found out that she also had to pay an extra $1.44 in postage due.…Read More »
eBay is introducing two new pilot programs aimed at making it easier for you to sell your stuff. If you’re looking to sell things as quickly as possible, these methods might not be such a bad idea.
The first of which is an eBay “selling assistant” who will pick up the items and deliver them to an expert who will attempt to sell them.…Read More »
[iPhone] eBay + PayPal Calculator Tool helps sellers calculate their shipping costs, fees, and profit margins
eBay + PayPal Calculator, developed by Sheng Shao, is a bare bones calculation tool for eBay sellers to calculate their shipping costs, fees, and profit margins for their listings.
What is it and what does it do
eBay + PayPal Calculator offers users a simple way to calculate both eBay and PayPal-related seller’s fees.…Read More »
We just learned Google and Facebook both have stepped up their lobbying efforts in Washington D.C., the capital of the largest economy in the world. What better time to reveal that Google, Facebook, Amazon, and eBay have formed a lobby group that goes by the name of the Internet Association.…Read More »