EcommerceBytes-NewsFlash, Number 2050 - June 03, 2009     5 of 4

AuctionBytes Newsflash News Roundup 6/3/09

Email This Story to a Friend

Ecommerce news stories from around the web:

"Craig Newmark: craigslist May Consider Gun Ads," BusinessWeek Blog, 6/2/09
Link to blog post

"Gallery pictures not showing in search," eBay Systems Announcement Board, 6/2/09
Link to announcement

"Important information for motor vehicle dealers effective 25 May 2009," eBay Australia announcement, 5/30/ 09
Link to announcement

"Marcia Cooper, Harvey Levine of ClickTixHub to speak at Ticket Summit," Ticket News, 6/2/09
Link to article

"Deutsche Telekom Replaces Skype Ban With Surcharge," Wall Street Journal, 6/2/09
Link to article

"Retailers using widgets should make them a contained, personal experience," Internet Retailer, 5/29/09
Link to article

"May 2009 Release Notes," Yahoo Store blog, 5/29/09
Link to blog post

"eBay equips itself to face growing competition," ZDnet Asia, 6/1/09
Link to article

"Brower Piven Announces The Filing Of A Class Action Lawsuit Against Bidz.com," Press release, 6/1/09
Link to press release (PDF file)

"Duchess of eBay: Camilla does her shopping on auction site," Daily Mail, 5/30/09
(Not sure how they got Kroll out of Skoll, not a co-founder either.)
Link to article

"From the Corner Office - Patrick Byrne: Beating the Dot-Bust and Downturn," Success Magazine, 6/1/09
Link to article

"Overstock.com Executives Share Strategies and Ideals," 1to1media.com, 5/26/09
Link to podcast interview

"eBay Inc. Extends the Expiration Date for its Previously Announced Tender Offer for All Outstanding Common Shares and American Depositary Shares of Gmarket Inc. to Permit Distribution of Additional Financial Information," Press release, 6/2/09
Link to press release

"Plastic Jungle rings up $4.8 million for gift card business," Reuters, 6/2/09
Link to article

"Web, ecommerce services on trial in Europe: Eric Auchard," The Guardian, 6/2/09
Link to article

"LinkedIn's startup story: Connecting the business world," CNNMoney.com, 6/2/09
Link to article

"Congress Should Return Toy Safety Regulation to the CPSC," Rollcall, 6/1/09
Link to article


About the author:

Ina Steiner is co-founder and Editor of EcommerceBytes and has been reporting on ecommerce since 1999. She's a widely cited authority on marketplace selling and is author of "Turn eBay Data Into Dollars" (McGraw-Hill 2006). Her blog was featured in the book, "Blogging Heroes" (Wiley 2008). Follow her on Twitter at @ecommercebytes and send news tips to ina@ecommercebytes.com.


You may quote up to 50 words of any article on the condition that you attribute the article to EcommerceBytes.com and either link to the original article or to www.EcommerceBytes.com.
All other use is prohibited.