Too Smart For Its Own Good
- eBay Bids for Revitalization. Dell, Kristina // Time International (Atlantic Edition);1/12/2009, Vol. 173 Issue 2, p37
The article discusses the career of the eBay Inc. chief executive officer John Donahoe who has brought change to the online company by laying off 10% of eBay's worldwide workers. Once thought recession-proof, eBay's electronic commerce slowed in the third quarter of 2008. The author recalls how...
- John Donahoe. Edelson, Sharon // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;11/3/2010, Vol. 200 Issue 94, p7
The article offers information on the intention of eBay Inc. chief executive officer John Donahoe to work along with the fashion brands. It highlights the pitch made by Donahoe for the brands to team with eBay to launch outlet stores on its site. He also discusses the challenges that online...
- Enterprise mashups. // MarketWatch: Global Round-up;Jan2007, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p183
The article reports on the use of consumer-centric content from the likes of eBay, Amazon, Google by most developers experimenting with mashups. A mashup is a Website, or more usually a web-based application, comprised of two or more components from different sources. A mashup in action can be...
- Icahn and eBay Battle Over Governance Troubles. Um, Sage // AiCIO News;2014, p1
The article reports on the accusation of activist investor Carl Icahn that the board of eBay has a weak governance and proposed a separation between Paypal and the company . It mentions that three open letters issued by Icahn accused the two directors of the company with conflicts of interest...
- CHAPTER 12: E-RETAILERS: CUSTOMER FAVORITES. Miller, Richard K.; Washington, Kelli // Retail Business Market Research Handbook;2012, p73
A list of the favorite e-commerce websites by consumers for 2011 is presented which includes Amazon.com, Walmart.com and eBay.com.
- The Web Accelerated. Pash, Adam // PCWorld;Sep2009, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p62
The article provides tips, tricks, and shortcuts to use Amazon, Gmail, Google, Wikipedia and other popular web sites better and more efficiently. Amazon's Gift Central offers gift ideas for all occasions, categorized by price, relationship, age, and personality. eBay Desktop is the auction...
- EBay Cutting Workforce 7% As Q1 Outlook Disappoints; Icahn Rep Gets Board Seat. DOUG TSURUOKA // Investors Business Daily;1/22/2015, pA04
EBay late Wednesday announced a 7% cut to its workforce and said that it's mulling an
- GEEK SPEAK. Dyck, Timothy // eWeek;4/29/2002, Vol. 19 Issue 17, p55
Introduces the XML-based Web service of Amazon.Com and Google.Com in the U.S. Integration of the Web site API from Amazon and Google to the Web sites of developers; Feature of the ISBN book-searching; Application on URL-based calling syntax and sample code in Java platform.
- Stripping the eBay mall of its community spirit? Jay, Rufus // Marketing Week;5/1/2008, Vol. 31 Issue 18, p8
The article focuses on the tranformation made by John Donahoe, president and chief executive of eBay Inc., to the site. Donahoe is introducing a policy that would not allow sellers to leave neutral or negative feedback. According to eBay spokesman, the transformation will enable to flourish the...