EBay bans sales of Confederate flag on its site

...Calling it a "contemporary symbol of divisiveness and racism," eBay said Tuesday that it will ban the sale of Confederate flags and...or glorify hatred, violence and racial intolerance," said eBay spokeswoman Johnna Hoff.The e-commerce company is the latest...

TV dumps 'Dukes of Hazzard'

...cousins Luke and Bo. The car famously features a replica of the Confederate flag on its roof. Retailers including Walmart and eBay have stopped selling merchandise bearing reproductions of the flag. "The Dukes of Hazzard" originally aired on CBS from 1979...

Big retailers feel pressure on Confederate flag merchandise

...Sears Holding Corp. said it would begin removing Confederate flag merchandise from its website as did the online retailer eBay. Sears does not sell Confederate merchandise inside Sears or Kmart stores.The announcements follow that of Wal-Mart Stores...

EBay thinking smaller as it prepares for split from PayPal

NEW YORK - EBay plans to grow by thinking small as it prepares...its PayPal division, which has long been eBay's fastest-growing segment.CEO John...the spinoff with "clarity and speed."EBay's first-quarter earnings might have...

Single PayPal likely to partner with eBay competitors, aggressively fight for mobile space

...PayPal's impending split from longtime partner eBay Inc. will ratchet up its appeal to online...new mobile pay challenger Apple Pay.For eBay, the challenge will be how to drive revenue...The move marks a 180-degree turn for eBay Inc. CEO John Donahoe, who had been spurning...

EBay's outlook weaker than expected

EBay delivered a weaker-than-expected outlook for the current quarter on Wednesday...its annual profit and revenue would come in at the low range of its outlook.EBay's forecast for the current quarter through December calls for adjusted earnings...

11 Benefits You Should Be Taking Advantage of at Work

...to a certain dollar amount each month. He uses this to maintain his own hobbies as well as pick up a few items for resale on eBay. Yet another friend of mine works at a software firm and he receives a pile of codes for the company's software. I've been...

eBay wants to block indexing by others

...escalating between online auction leader eBay and Web sites that search and display content...AuctionWatch.com, have the right to search eBay and display references to its auctions...executive of Bidder's Edge, argues that if eBay prevails in the disputes other major e-commerce...

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How eBay survived while others died

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EBay stock plunges after outage

...Business was buzzing on Internet auction site eBay on Monday, but that didn't prevent investors...last week's 22-hour outage. Shares of EBay dropped $29.87 1/2 to $136 in trading...Stock Market, the first trading day since eBay said it would refund fees for all active...