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An eBay App to Track Health and Offer Shopping Therapy?

An eBay App to Track Health and Offer Shopping Therapy? | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Can shopping help stave off disease? eBay filed a patent that shows it wants to help people with health issues fin
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eBay Helps the Shoe Fit with New Inflatable-Sock Patent

eBay Helps the Shoe Fit with New Inflatable-Sock Patent | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
eBay filed a patent for a pneumatically-powered inflatable sock. While it sounds far-fetched, it was thought up to help online shoppers order the correct size footwear.
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eBay Files Patent Application for Bitcoin Currency Exchanger

eBay Files Patent Application for Bitcoin Currency Exchanger | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
I haven't been guest blogging here at Julia's AuctionBytes since I've caught the Bitcoin bug. However there are times ...
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eBay App Wants to Give Users the Finger

eBay App Wants to Give Users the Finger | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
I have been interested in biometrics since 1996 when a little company called Comparitor Systems became one of the first ...
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Google Granted Tax Free Gifting Patent

Google Granted Tax Free Gifting Patent | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in this world nothing can ...
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eBay Fool Proofs Shipping with Assisted Shipping System

eBay Fool Proofs Shipping with Assisted Shipping System | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
The United States Patent and Trademark Office recently published eBay patent application 20130144763, Assisted Shipping ...
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The Declining U.S. Dollar, eBay and Me

The Declining U.S. Dollar, eBay and Me | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Should online sellers in North America take the leap to international trading? Brian Cohen thinks now is the time to re-evaluate your strategy as the dollar heads down against the Euro.
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eBay Job Searching 2.0

eBay Job Searching 2.0 | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
With Former PayPal President Scott Thompson Caught in Resume-Gate in the news (see EcommerceBytes ), I couldn't help ...
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LQQK Goes from eBay Title to Streets of New York City

LQQK Goes from eBay Title to Streets of New York City | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Taking a cue from eBay sellers, New York City Department of Transportation has begun painting LQQK signs on busy ...
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eBay vs. Amazon on Twitter - Social Media Roundup

eBay vs. Amazon on Twitter - Social Media Roundup | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
I decided to look at the Twitter accounts of the two largest online marketplaces to see how they stacked up in terms of ...
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Linking to Your eBay Auctions

Linking to Your eBay Auctions | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
There are several ways for eBay sellers to display their listings on their own unique page. Brian Cohen takes a look at About Me pages, RSS feeds and eBay's Merchant Kit and explains which one may help you create your own auction web page.
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When a Gift is Not a Gift: How (not) to fill out a customs form

When a Gift is Not a Gift: How (not) to fill out a customs form | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Shipping and fulfillment issues can be an eBay seller's greatest challenge. Today Brian Cohen takes a look at the dilemma of Customs forms for international buyers and gives a thumb-down to
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Response to Article: eBay begins warning sellers about falsifying customs declartions on August 22, 2006.
Additional announcement from eBay here
May 2008, eBay adds illegal activities page and bullets false "Gift" customs declarations

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NYC Non-Profit Uses Local Online Auctions to Raise Funds

NYC Non-Profit Uses Local Online Auctions to Raise Funds | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Housing Works is a non-profit organization that provides services to homeless people living with HIV and AIDS in New York city. Brian Cohen talks to Housing Works' Keith Mancuso to find out how the organization raises funds through online auctions.
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Judge Judy Tackles eBay Bitcoin Fraud

Judge Judy Tackles eBay Bitcoin Fraud | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
People take a great leap of faith when buying something on the Internet, according to TV personality Judge Judy. She is ...
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Amazon AWS Prepares for Bitcoin, New Patent Shows

Amazon AWS Prepares for Bitcoin, New Patent Shows | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
As we first reported in EcommerceBytes, eBay filed a patent application incorporating Bitcoin, and eBay CEO John ...
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Report: eBay filed patent for Bitcoin currency exchanger in 2011 - Bitcoinx

Report: eBay filed patent for Bitcoin currency exchanger in 2011 - Bitcoinx | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Last month, eBay CEO John Donahoe set the virtual currency world abuzz when he mentioned in a discussion about Bitcoin on Bloomberg TV that the company’s PayPal branch was “building a digital wallet that can take multiple types of currency.” Today, finance writer Brian Cohen uncovered details about eBay’s wallet, outlining the details of a …
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eBay May Ban Annoying Auction Titles

eBay May Ban Annoying Auction Titles | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Last August in my post , LQQK Goes from eBay Title to Streets of New York City, I discussed how some sellers are using ...
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On eBay, Who Owns the Photos?

On eBay, Who Owns the Photos? | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
By now everyone is aware of eBay's new photo requirements . There is one part of the photo policy that I would like to ...
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Reaching eBay Global Markets with the Help of PayPal Multiple Currencies

Reaching eBay Global Markets with the Help of PayPal Multiple Currencies | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
PayPal's new Multiple Currencies feature can help sellers broaden their reach. Find out how to list on eBay's international sites, and how you can save on listing fees while you're at it!
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eBay's Tower of Babel

eBay's Tower of Babel | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
eBay's desire to be a global trading platform is no secret. Brian Cohen explains that eBay is examining ways to remove language barriers in order to facilitate international trade among its millions of users around the world.
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Science Fiction Meet Ecommerce - Print-at-Home Clothing

Science Fiction Meet Ecommerce - Print-at-Home Clothing | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
CafePress , which recently did an Initial Public Offering, allows anyone to create a virtual inventory of merchandise ...
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eBay Could Play a New Tune in Mobile Advertising

eBay Could Play a New Tune in Mobile Advertising | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
eBay's plans for mobile may surprise you, and it just might be music to your ears. With Apple in its crosshairs, eBay ...
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Collectors Corner: CollectorDASH for Toy Action Figures

Collectors Corner: CollectorDASH for Toy Action Figures | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
Many of us need help identifying collectibles, whether we are buying, selling or delving back into our own collections. Brian Cohen took a look at the resources on CollectorDASH and put them to the test with his action figure collectibles.
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An eBay Twist on Rebate Programs

An eBay Twist on Rebate Programs | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
eBay seller Brian Cohen explains how he created a rebate program for his customers to encourage sales and generate publicity. Learn the benefits and challenges he encountered creating the
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Broken? Sell It on eBay: An iPod Report

Broken? Sell It on eBay: An iPod Report | Brian Cohen Portfolio | Scoop.it
PowerSeller and Trading Assistant Brian Cohen reveals a potential sweet spot on eBay: the market for broken items. Today he examines the market for broken iPods and shows us it pays not to throw things away without first checking eBay!
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Article coins the term "iPod Classic." iPod Classic is announced by Apple more than a year later on September 5, 2007

 
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