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AuctionBytes Newsflash: Other Online Auction News, February 7, 2008

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Here is today's AuctionBytes online-auction news roundup.

"EBay's PayPal uses e-mail authentication to combat fraud," By Ellen Messmer, Network World, 02/4/08

"Pennsylvania takes on online auctions: Pa. went after Mary Jo Pletz’s eBay business. Now, changes in law may come," By Bob Fernandez, Philadelphia Inquirer, 1/30/08

"Angry, Exasperated EBay Sellers Unsure of Strike," posted by Betsy Schiffman on the Wired blog, 2/5/08

"Therein Lies The Rub," posted by Kevin Harmon, Inflatable Madness on 2/5/08

"eBay's Griff offers shaky defense of feedback changes," posted by Steve Weber on his Selling Books blog, 2/2/08

"Small Romanian Town Gets Rich Through eBay Scams," By Nicola Smith, FoxNews, 2/6/08,2933,328878,00.html

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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

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