Girls' Ideas Take Center Stage at iOSDevCamp
/ August 8, 2012 1 COMMENTS

On July 20, 2012, eBay hosted iOSDevCamp, an annual weekend gathering of 500 iPad/iPhone developers, for the fourth year at North Campus Town Hall. The not-for-profit event is not affiliated with Apple Inc. The highlight of this year’s program was the Girls’ Mentoring Program, organized by eBay Women in Technology (eWIT). Twenty eBay women came…

eBay Emerges as an Innovative Global Commerce Leader
/ June 15, 2012 4 COMMENTS

Check out Paul Demery’s Internet Retailer cover story on eBay’s emergence as a global commerce company. The article focuses on eBay Inc.’s evolution into a world class platform for retailers of all sizes, enabling consumers to shop whenever, wherever and however they want. Delving into eBay’s GSI Commerce, X.Commerce and Magento acquisitions, as well as…

At a glance: eBay Inc. at NRF 2012
/ January 12, 2012 0 COMMENTS

A full overview of eBay Inc. at NRF 2012 including booth, speaking opps and contests for attendees.

Web 2.0 Summit & Innovate 2011: A real inflection point for eBay
/ October 20, 2011 0 COMMENTS

The emergence of the X.commerce platform and it’s ecommerce ecosystem – made it evident that eBay not only belonged on the Web 2.0 Summit stage this week, but the audience understood why we were on the stage to begin with.

#Innovate2011 in Pictures… See you next year!
/ October 14, 2011 0 COMMENTS

A collection of all the photographic highlights from X.commerce Innovate 2011 in San Francisco, CA.

Photos from #Innovate2011 – Day 2
/ October 13, 2011 0 COMMENTS

As promised, more photos have been uploaded to the eBay Ink Flickr feed. Updates include highlights from last night’s party, the keynotes from this morning and my beer conversation with @Chamillionaire. Cheers! RBH

PayPal predicts $4.7B in Digital Goods TPV in 2011; a $1B increase from last year #innovate2011
/ October 13, 2011 0 COMMENTS

I’m currently sitting in the X.commerce Innovate 2011 Day 2 keynote but wanted to share some PayPal news coming out of the conference this morning. To start with, PayPal has updated its Total Payment Volume (TPV) prediction for its digital goods business to $4.7B in 2011 – up $1B from last year. Gaming According to…

PayPal Access and the Future of Shopping #Innovate2011
/ October 13, 2011 0 COMMENTS

The sun is coming up on day 2 of X.commerce Innovate 2011 and I’m still taking in all that came out of day 1. Let’s focus on PayPal for a minute. The company has been unveiling the Future of Shopping over the past few weeks and yesterday they unveiled PayPal Access to developers. My good…

Photos from #Innovate2011 – Day 1
/ October 12, 2011 0 COMMENTS

All, I’ll continue to update the eBay Ink Flickr feed with photos as I get new ones but in the meantime, here is today’s collection including images from the morning keynote, John Donahoe’s appearance on Bloomberg News, and some shots from around the show floor. Cheers! RBH

eBay Inc. Integrates Facebook Open Graph Into Its Global Commerce Platforms #innovate2011
/ October 12, 2011 2 COMMENTS

We’re in full swing here at Innovate 2011 and one of the big announcements this morning is the integration of Facebook’s new Open Graph functionality into eBay Inc.’s Magento and GSI global commerce platforms. This will allow developers to build new social shopping experiences for millions of consumers and retailers of all sizes, from small…