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eBay to slash 2,400 jobs in bid to 'compete and win'

E-commerce giant eBay will slash 2,400 jobs in the current quarter as it restructures and prepares to spin off its PayPal finance unit.

eBay to slash 2,400 jobs in bid to 'compete and win'
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eBay split to create independent PayPal

US online retail giant eBay unveiled plans to spin off PayPal, aiming to help the unit compete better in the fast-moving online payments segment.

eBay split to create independent PayPal
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Super price of $3.2 mln for first Superman comic book

A near-flawless edition of the first book featuring cartoon hero Superman from June 1938 has fetched $3.2 million at auction.

Super price of $3.2 mln for first Superman comic book
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Facebook names 'mobile messaging' chief

Facebook announced Monday it hired the top executive of eBay's PayPal division to lead the social network's efforts to boost its mobile messaging.

Facebook names 'mobile messaging' chief
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eBay courts Latin America with Spanish, Portuguese websites

US online giant eBay announced Thursday the launch of Spanish and Portuguese versions of its popular auction and shopping website, hoping to boost its presence in growing Latin American markets.

eBay courts Latin America with Spanish, Portuguese websites
Icahn takes eBay stake, seeks PayPal spinoff
Icahn takes eBay stake, seeks PayPal spinoff

EBay said Wednesday that activist investor Carl Icahn had taken a stake in the online retailer and was seeking a spinoff of its PayPal financial payments unit.

Icahn takes eBay stake, seeks PayPal spinoff
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Zimmerman painting sells for $100,000

A painting by George Zimmerman, whose fatal 2012 shooting of a black teenager triggered an outcry across the United States, sold for just over $100,000 on eBay.

Zimmerman painting sells for $100,000
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Copy of Schindler's list up for sale on eBay for $3 mn

An original copy of the list of Jews Oskar Schindler saved from the Holocaust is up for sale on eBay, with the starting bid set at $3 million dollars.

Copy of Schindler's list up for sale on eBay for $3 mn
Storm in a tea kettle? Hitler row boils over online
Storm in a tea kettle? Hitler row boils over online

A tea kettle which some think resembles Adolf Hitler has soared in price to over $200 on eBay, after it sold out online following protests over a billboard promoting the otherwise innocent product.

Storm in a tea kettle? Hitler row boils over online
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'Django Unchained' dolls banned by eBay as 'offensive'

Online auction giant eBay has banned the sale of dolls linked to Quentin Tarantino's blood-soaked western about a freed slave "Django Unchained," describing them as "offensive".

'Django Unchained' dolls banned by eBay as 'offensive'
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Google, Facebook, eBay launch US Internet lobby

Big technology firms including Google, Facebook, eBay and Amazon have joined to create a new lobby group aimed at promoting "an open, innovative and free Internet."

Google, Facebook, eBay launch US Internet lobby
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PayPal stuffs startup into its smartphone wallet

EBay-owned online financial transactions titan PayPal on Tuesday announced that it has bought a San Francisco startup focused on using smartphone cameras to take credit card payments.

PayPal stuffs startup into its smartphone wallet