It’s Finally Here: PayPal on the Samsung Galaxy S5, Gear 2 and Gear Fit
It’s Finally Here: PayPal on the Samsung Galaxy S5, Gear 2 and Gear Fit
/ April 11, 2014 0 COMMENTS

When people hear the terms “biometric authentication” and “wearable technology”, they often think they’re something from a futuristic movie. But, the reality is that these technologies are here today. At PayPal and eBay, we love technology, but we like it even better when we use it to make consumers’ lives easier. We announced this back…

Supported by eBay and PayPal, Greater China Retail Export Industry Is Playing a Bigger Role in Global Trading
Supported by eBay and PayPal, Greater China Retail Export Industry Is Playing a Bigger Role in Global Trading
/ April 3, 2014 0 COMMENTS

eBay Inc. is changing the way consumers from developed and emerging markets perceive Chinese imports, according to the Greater China Retail Export Industry 2014 Development Trends report, released this week by eBay and PayPal. Increasing consumer demand and innovation are rapidly driving the Greater China retail export industry to enhance its service standards, and China…

eBay Inc.’s Healey Cypher on Mobile Commerce’s Evolution
eBay Inc.’s Healey Cypher on Mobile Commerce’s Evolution
/ April 3, 2014 0 COMMENTS

Mobile commerce is revolutionizing the future of business-consumer relationships, as a trio of technology specialists discussed at a Bloomberg and World Affairs Council-hosted panel in San Francisco last month. Brian O’Malley, partner at Accel Partners, Brian Gregg, a partner at McKinsey & Company, and Healey Cypher, head of retail innovation at eBay Inc., all had plenty…

StubHub Labs: A Mobile-First Innovation Machine
StubHub Labs: A Mobile-First Innovation Machine
/ March 25, 2014 0 COMMENTS

Fans know StubHub as the place to buy and sell tickets, but apps like the new StubHub Local target users who don’t even know what they want to do yet, helping them discover fun events nearby. StubHub Local taps into the StubHub catalog of activities spanning movies, live shows, restaurants and more. Built in less…

PayPal & Earth Hour Blue: Powering a Better Tomorrow Together
PayPal & Earth Hour Blue: Powering a Better Tomorrow Together
/ March 25, 2014 0 COMMENTS

(This post originally appeared on PayPal Foward.) Each March, millions of people across the globe promote the collective commitment to a better planet and a better tomorrow by switching off their lights for Earth Hour. This year, the addition of crowdfunding will allow participants to contribute even further, and I’m proud to say PayPal has…

Get ‘Happy’ With Pharrell
Get ‘Happy’ With Pharrell
/ March 20, 2014 0 COMMENTS

Between his seven Grammy awards, Academy Award nomination and successful art and clothing lines, Pharrell Williams is a pretty “Happy” guy. Now the musician-producer — and eBay enthusiast – wants to know what makes you happy. Pharrell has partnered with eBay to host a contest for the International Day of Happiness on Thursday, March 20. eBay social media…

eBay Inc. Named A Most Ethical Company
eBay Inc. Named A Most Ethical Company
/ March 20, 2014 0 COMMENTS

The Ethisphere Institute, an international think tank, has named eBay Inc. as one of the world’s most ethical companies for 2014. This is the fourth time that the company has earned this honor from the Institute, which considers nominations from thousands of companies and rates them using a proprietary rating system. The ratings measure five core qualities: ethics and compliance;…

Divesting Skype; Focusing to Create $29bn in Value
Divesting Skype; Focusing to Create $29bn in Value
/ March 12, 2014 0 COMMENTS

eBay Inc.’s divestiture of Skype, an underperforming asset that was out of sync with our portfolio, was widely applauded in 2009. Here’s a look at why. You can download the full-size infographic from our Fact Sheets section. (Click to expand)   LEGEND: Important Additional Information eBay Inc., its directors and certain of its executive officers are participants…

New eBay Seller Updates to Create Better Experiences for Buyers, Sellers Alike
New eBay Seller Updates to Create Better Experiences for Buyers, Sellers Alike
/ March 11, 2014 0 COMMENTS

As technology continues to redefine the shopping experience, consumer expectations continue to rise– demanding even better service and the ability to shop wherever and however they wish. Delivering great customer service is vital to success in today’s retail environment. Global online marketplace eBay said Tuesday it was introducing new performance standards designed to drive business…

Curate for a Cause: eBay, March of Dimes Team Up
Curate for a Cause: eBay, March of Dimes Team Up
/ March 7, 2014 0 COMMENTS

This month eBay has partnered with March of Dimes to celebrate the potential in all of us.  By leveraging eBay Collections we are giving consumers the chance to flaunt their individuality by creating a collection showcasing who they are born to be, all while supporting the March of Dimes mission to fund research & programs…

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