EBay Mobile Continues to Kick Butt

EBay has issued a press release today, recounting some of its mobile milestones this year. Most notable was the 166 percent year-over-year increase in holiday gross merchandise value (11/25-12/25) to $230 million. Designer handbags, diamond jewelry and Rolex watches topped…

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EBay Firms Up Local Strategies

In case you haven’t noticed, eBay has been ramping up a local strategy in the past few months via the integration of all its vertical properties with its home site, the $75 million purchase of Milo.com, and today, a $200…

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After ILM:10: Following Up on Google

Carter Maslan, Google product director for local search, took the stage during last week's ILM:10 conference to track and extrapolate the advancement of online local media. The aha moment for Maslan was when he was at Microsoft and his friend…

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My Top 10 Takeaways From ILM:10

Our ILM:10 conference probably hit something of “a perfect storm” for the 681 senior level execs and entrepreneurs in attendance. While we’ve been cheerleading the local opportunity since the mid-1990s, the big money has now really focused on the local…

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Mobile Blew Up in 2010

Without resorting to tired "year of mobile" claims, the folks at Mobile Future have put together a video of notable usage stats from 2010. The animated timeline is chock-full of factoids about usage and product development growth throughout the year.…

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