Mobile

EBay mobile auction bids not working

We’ve just tried it ourselves and confirmed that EBay shoppers, at least in the U.S., are unable to bid on items in its Marketplace.  According to Ecommerce Bytes this has been going on since the morning of August 27, so now into its third day. That’s a lot of lost revenue to have not been resolved as yet! In trying to place a bid the buyers gets the message they cannot bid because...

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Classy debuts as mobile college YACLW

The new Blade incubator , flush with $20 million, has just introduced its first start-up -  an IOS classified app for college students. The new Classy, developed by a student at the University of Mass., Boston, is first launching on four Boston-area campuses: Boston University, Harvard, Northeastern and Babson. Classy fancies itself a mobile Craigslist, or what we call YACLW, which means Yet...

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Dress up Craigslist ads via Classify? Nah..

Classify Advertising is a bit of a weird, pretty-up-your-Craigslist-ads ad-agency duck that we’re not sure will ever catch on. This content is available to Classified Intelligence Report clients. Want to know more about becoming a client? Click...

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Sahibinden named most admired brand

p5rn7vb Sahibinden.com, one of the biggest e-commerce platforms in Turkey, is the country’s most admired brand in the categories real estate and automotive, according to research conducted recently. The so-called E-commerce Sites Usage Survey of Marketing Turkey magazine and research company DORinsight identified Turkey’s e-commerce star brands in different categories, including real...

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Kalaydo and Stuffle team up

Germany’s app flea market Stuffle.it and horizontal classifieds platform Kalaydo.de signed a partnership agreement, which gives Stuffle users the option to have their listings on Stuffle duplicated on Kalaydo.de. A listing on Kalaydo.de exposes a Stuffle ad to another roughly 2.1 million unique users (AGOF Internet Facts, May 2014). Stuffle has about 500,000 listings (own statistic), which will...

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HotPads revamps, launches Rent Zestimates

With the redesign of Zillow rental subsidiary, come Rent Zestimates, Street View, and improved search. Here’s the announcement: HotPads Unveils Redesigned Site and App to Make Searching for a Rental Faster and More Intuitive SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – HotPads™, the leading map-based home and apartment rental search engine and a Zillow® (NASDAQ: Z) company, today...

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