Posts Tagged ‘Ebay’

GM starts selling CA cars on eBay today

August 10, 2009

General Motors Corp. and eBay Inc. announced Monday they will offer cars from California Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Pontiac dealers through the online marketplace.

Consumers will be able to browse virtually through showrooms, ask questions, negotiate prices, and arrange financing and payment to purchase a new 2008, 2009 and some 2010 vehicles.”


Ebay spinning off Skype

April 15, 2009

“Skype will be spun off in an IPO early next year, eBay announced Tuesday, acknowledging that the internet telephone company the auction giant acquired three years ago for $2.6 billion was a bad fit. ”

Ebay was like the girl wowed by the charmer and just wouldn’t listen to what everyone was saying at the time.  Now we get to feel righteous as we say, “I told you so!”