Ebay

Man Puts Single Sister On eBay To Find Her A Boyfriend. Charming.

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A man has put his single sister on eBay in a touching utterly insulting attempt to find her a boyfriend... and make himself some cash, natch. Match...

Ebay Breaks Up With PayPal

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.09.2014 | UK Tech

It's over: ebay is splitting up with PayPal. The company said on Tuesday that the online payments service would once again be a separate business b...

One Lovely Reason Not To Hate Everyone Queuing For An iPHone

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Tech

The homeless charity Depaul has started auctioning off its spot in the Regents Street iPhone 6 queue on eBay, the spot has already reached over £100....

Buying on the Fast Track

Tej Rekhi | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Tech
Tej Rekhi

New technologies are also blurring the line between the online and brick and mortar shopping experiences. Shoppable windows are giving online retailers a physical "brick and mortar like" user experience while using digital technology to streamline the purchasing process and to speed up product deliveries.

Someone Has Bought This Screenshot For $90,000

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK Tech

A screenshot has sold on eBay for $90,900 proving that it's not what you're selling it's how you're selling it. OR that people can't be trusted with t...

Loom Band Unisex Thong Goes On Sale On eBay (Unsurprisingly, It Has No Bids)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Like football stickers and Pokemon cards, the loom band craze is sweeping through school playgrounds at an unstoppable force. But it turns out the ...

How to Save Money And Shop Ethically

Wendy Graham | Posted 24.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Wendy Graham

The notion of ethical fashion has been gaining more and more ground recently, particularly since the Rana Plaza disaster in Bangladesh last year. Yet Primark hit the news again yesterday with claims that a cry for help was stitched into the label of a £10 dress. The dressmaker claimed they were forced to work exhausting hours to keep up with our demand for cheap fashion...

145 Million 'eBay Details' For Sale On Anonymous Site

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.05.2014 | UK Tech

Ebay is reportedly 'struggling to cope' as millions of users attempt to simultaneously change their passwords in the wake of a massive security breach...

WARNING: Change Your eBay Password. Right Now.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK Tech

Ebay users, it's that time again: change your password. The online auction site has advised all of its users to change their passwords after a secu...

Big Companies Still Need the Human Touch

Simon Stevens | Posted 06.07.2014 | UK
Simon Stevens

I think one of the biggest frustrations I have had in my adult life is trying to get the big companies I depend upon, like phone and energy companies, to understand that I am an individual, and indeed a complex individual at that, and that I can not neatly be put into their expectations.

eBay Truths

Sarah Kwong | Posted 14.06.2014 | UK Tech
Sarah Kwong

I used to be an eBay addict. It sounds laughable, but when you're receiving poorly-packaged parcel after parcel at your office, and you don't have a clue what it's going to be, it's troubling (and kind of like Christmas! Mystery gifts to unwrap! But back to being sinister...)

6 Unusual Items Of Tony Benn Memorabilia

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Politics

Veteran Labour politician Tony Benn's death has drawn widespread tributes as David Cameron paid tribute to a "magnificent writer, speaker and activist...

Top 10 Weirdest Things Sold at Auction

Phil Bird | Posted 05.05.2014 | UK Comedy
Phil Bird

Bikes, blasters and brains don't sound like they have a lot in common, but they all feature on this list of the last year's strangest auction lots. ...

Visa Scheme Could Lead To 'eBay-Style' Bids For Residence

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.02.2014 | UK

A new scheme to sell visas to the highest bidder would create an "eBay" culture for British residence, immigration experts have warned. Investor vi...

What A Catch: Gaza Strip Fisherman Hooks 2,000-Year-Old Bronze Statue Of Apollo

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK

Mystery surrounds the appearance of a 2,000-year-old bronze statue of the Greek God Apollo – after it was retrieved from the seabed by a fisherman o...

Phones WIth 'Flappy Bird' Installed Reach £1,000 On eBay

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Tech

Gaming mega hit 'Flappy Bird' was successful partly because it was free - but now it's dead? You'll have to pay. The game's creator Nguyen Dong rem...

Painting Bought For £3,000 On Ebay Actually Worth A Fortune

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

The search is on for an online art lover who paid £3,000 for a painting on eBay eight years ago that has since been revealed as an impressionist mast...

He Doesn't Mind: 'Man Stole Human Brains And Sold Them On Ebay'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A 21-year-old man is accused of stealing human brains from a museum and selling the organs on eBay. David Charles is alleged to have stolen the sa...

Happy Ending For Man Who Paid £458 For PHOTO Of An Xbox One On eBay

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK Tech

Remember the chap who paid £458 for a photograph of an Xbox One on eBay? Well, the story has a happy ending - not only Peter Clatworthy get a ref...

Man Pays £458 For PHOTO Of An Xbox One

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Tech

A man from Nottingham has paid £458 for a photograph of an Xbox One on eBay. Peter Clatworthy, 19, told the Nottingham Post that he was so excited...

Foolproof Christmas Gifts For All The Family

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Bostock | Posted 29.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

There will be certain people in your family who are considered a nightmare when it comes to Christmas presents. They're either too fussy, refuse to te...

Get Creative This Christmas With Homemade Decorations

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Bostock | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

If you feel that your Christmas home lacks the personal touch, then it could be time to get creative with those traditional decorations, presents and ...

Everything You Need To Know About Buying Christmas Gifts Online

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Bostock | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Last year was the first year when online shopping outstripped the money being spent on the high street. A survey of 2,000 adults revealed that 54....

Best Smartphones On The Market For Christmas

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Bostock | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A request for a mobile phone for Christmas can be terrifying. Every year, these machines become slimmer, more adept at anticipating your every need, a...

10 Of The Most Inspiring Gifts By Hobby From eBay (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Bostock | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

If you know that your loved one thinks about only one thing (apart from you, that is), then why not surprise them this Christmas with a gift based on ...