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# ebay - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Former eBay employees charged after allegedly sending spiders and cockroaches to US couple
# Investigation
# Investigation

Former eBay employees charged after allegedly sending spiders and cockroaches to US couple

Jun 16th 2020, 7:47 AM 17,511 Views 0 Comments

The campaign was allegedly over a newsletter they published which was critical of the company.

# ebay - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

A chancer's guide to Depop
# Depop For Dummies
From The Daily Edge
# Depop For Dummies

A chancer's guide to Depop

Jul 11th 2017, 9:00 PM 14,726 Views 2 Comments

Flog it!

# ebay - Thursday 1 September, 2016

Cuban doper told to return Olympic medal but it looks like it's been sold on eBay
# Money Spinner
From The42
# Money Spinner

Cuban doper told to return Olympic medal but it looks like it's been sold on eBay

Sep 1st 2016, 6:16 PM 10,862 Views 3 Comments

Yarelys Barrios won silver in Beijing but has tested positive for a banned substance following a retroactive drug test.

# ebay - Friday 26 August, 2016

"Crying, frustration, devastation" - eBay staff react to announcement of Dundalk closure
# Lost Jobs
# Lost Jobs

"Crying, frustration, devastation" - eBay staff react to announcement of Dundalk closure

Aug 26th 2016, 9:28 AM 37,027 Views 81 Comments

It’s anticipated that eBay is to close its operations in its Dundalk facility in the second quarter of 2017.

# ebay - Thursday 25 August, 2016

eBay to close Dundalk operation next year
# Jobs
# Jobs

eBay to close Dundalk operation next year

Aug 25th 2016, 4:05 PM 25,414 Views 43 Comments

The decision is being made as PayPal wants to expand its business next year and has asked eBay to leave the facility.

# ebay - Sunday 29 May, 2016

One of Adolf Hitler's message machines was found in a shed in England
# Cash In The Axis
# Cash In The Axis

One of Adolf Hitler's message machines was found in a shed in England

May 29th 2016, 6:57 PM 35,051 Views 29 Comments

The Lorenz machine sold on eBay for £10.

# ebay - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

This car owner is advertising their dodgy old Fiat in a brilliantly honest way
# The Best Policy
From The Daily Edge
# The Best Policy

This car owner is advertising their dodgy old Fiat in a brilliantly honest way

May 24th 2016, 9:04 PM 7,073 Views 0 Comments

“This car has genuinely ruined my life.”

# ebay - Friday 1 January, 2016

16 of the stupidest things people have actually bought while drunk-shopping online
# Click
From The Daily Edge
# Click

16 of the stupidest things people have actually bought while drunk-shopping online

Jan 1st 2016, 9:30 PM 13,507 Views 3 Comments

Don’t drink and shop, kids.

# ebay - Thursday 5 November, 2015

This woman ordered a table from eBay, but got 40 bags of fish instead
# With The Fishes
From The Daily Edge
# With The Fishes

This woman ordered a table from eBay, but got 40 bags of fish instead

Nov 5th 2015, 2:52 PM 5,201 Views 2 Comments

Come for the fish, stay for the contagious laughter.

# ebay - Monday 26 October, 2015

These 11 companies control almost everything you buy
# Show Me The Money
# Show Me The Money

These 11 companies control almost everything you buy

Oct 26th 2015, 9:15 AM 35,308 Views 41 Comments

A small number of organisations have a whole lot of control – and revenue.

# ebay - Friday 2 October, 2015

An eBay seller uses his 94-year-old aunt to model his items and she kills it
# Killing It
From The Daily Edge
# Killing It

An eBay seller uses his 94-year-old aunt to model his items and she kills it

Oct 2nd 2015, 8:10 PM 5,899 Views 2 Comments

KILLING, IT.

# ebay - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Paul Parker's old passport was on sale on ebay for £5000
# Passport Control
From The42
# Passport Control

Paul Parker's old passport was on sale on ebay for £5000

Apr 1st 2015, 9:43 AM 7,309 Views 5 Comments

Because who doesn’t have five grand to spare for an out of date passport.

# ebay - Friday 13 March, 2015

8 online shopping disasters that could easily have happened to you
# Knock Off Nightmares
From The Daily Edge
# Knock Off Nightmares

8 online shopping disasters that could easily have happened to you

Mar 13th 2015, 6:02 PM 12,688 Views 8 Comments

eBay is not your friend :(

# ebay - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Somebody is actually selling 'air' from a Kanye gig and the bids are skyrocketing
# Ah Yeezus
From The Daily Edge
# Ah Yeezus

Somebody is actually selling 'air' from a Kanye gig and the bids are skyrocketing

Mar 5th 2015, 3:15 PM 2,793 Views 4 Comments

Wait, is somebody going to pay over $10,000 for a bag of air? ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

# ebay - Monday 16 February, 2015

No luck on Valentine's Day? This Cork lad is auctioning himself off as a 'dream date'
# Mcloie2015
From The Daily Edge
# Mcloie2015

No luck on Valentine's Day? This Cork lad is auctioning himself off as a 'dream date'

Feb 16th 2015, 6:00 PM 4,805 Views 3 Comments

Get him while you can.

# ebay - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Thinking of putting your home on Ebay? You might want to read this first
# Really?
# Really?

Thinking of putting your home on Ebay? You might want to read this first

Feb 12th 2015, 1:45 PM 2,607 Views 1 Comment

While there are houses for sale on the auctions website, the process isn’t quite easy.

# ebay - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Fears for Irish jobs as eBay announces plans to cut 2,400 positions
# Globally
# Globally

Fears for Irish jobs as eBay announces plans to cut 2,400 positions

Jan 22nd 2015, 8:16 AM 12,472 Views 32 Comments

The jobs cuts set to be cut in the coming months.

# ebay - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Dad of the year turns his entire house into a ballpit and it's AMAZING
# Some Balls
From The Daily Edge
# Some Balls

Dad of the year turns his entire house into a ballpit and it's AMAZING

Jan 20th 2015, 6:50 PM 4,959 Views 1 Comment

Call this a prank? This is the dream.

# ebay - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Charlie Hebdo issue offered on eBay for thousands of euros
# Sold Out
# Sold Out

Charlie Hebdo issue offered on eBay for thousands of euros

Jan 15th 2015, 7:55 AM 7,575 Views 40 Comments

It has announced that any sales commissions will be handed over.

# ebay - Friday 19 December, 2014

Enterprising people are selling The Interview posters for hundreds of dollars online
# Flog It
From The Daily Edge
# Flog It

Enterprising people are selling The Interview posters for hundreds of dollars online

Dec 19th 2014, 4:23 PM 1,393 Views 0 Comments

And people are buying them.

# ebay - Thursday 27 November, 2014

This is why you should always read the eBay item description very carefully
# Welcome To The Dollhouse
From The Daily Edge
# Welcome To The Dollhouse

This is why you should always read the eBay item description very carefully

Nov 27th 2014, 8:20 AM 5,645 Views 1 Comment

Don’t get stung. Like this guy.

# ebay - Friday 31 October, 2014

You'll never guess how much the 'world's longest Hula Hoop' sold for
# I Will In Me Hoop
From The Daily Edge
# I Will In Me Hoop

You'll never guess how much the 'world's longest Hula Hoop' sold for

Oct 31st 2014, 7:30 PM 4,017 Views 1 Comment

More than your average bag of Hula Hoops, anyway.

# ebay - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Brother of the year* puts his sister up for sale on eBay for £50
# Oh Brother
From The Daily Edge
# Oh Brother

Brother of the year* puts his sister up for sale on eBay for £50

Oct 29th 2014, 5:58 PM 35,193 Views 31 Comments

*Worst brother ever. He even listed her as ‘used’. Brat.

# ebay - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Dumped guy auctions ex-girlfriend's romantic holiday place on eBay
# Romantic Getaway
From The Daily Edge
# Romantic Getaway

Dumped guy auctions ex-girlfriend's romantic holiday place on eBay

Oct 21st 2014, 9:16 AM 5,070 Views 0 Comments

The ad went viral – and the bids went CRAZY.

# ebay - Friday 10 October, 2014

LOOK at this crystal-encrusted Mercedes a Russian millionaire put up on eBay
# Bling Bling
From The Daily Edge
# Bling Bling

LOOK at this crystal-encrusted Mercedes a Russian millionaire put up on eBay

Oct 10th 2014, 7:00 PM 3,943 Views 2 Comments

If you buy it, the money from the sale will all go to charity. That’s nice.

# ebay - Monday 6 October, 2014

An alleged iPhone 6 prototype is currently selling for €48,800 on eBay
# Splash The Cash
# Splash The Cash

An alleged iPhone 6 prototype is currently selling for €48,800 on eBay

Oct 6th 2014, 12:10 PM 15,522 Views 21 Comments

The prototype, which runs Apple’s diagnostic mode, was accidentally sent to a customer by US mobile phone network Verizon, and has been put up for sale on eBay.

# ebay - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

eBay and PayPal are consciously uncoupling
# Splitsville
# Splitsville

eBay and PayPal are consciously uncoupling

Sep 30th 2014, 2:49 PM 9,510 Views 3 Comments

The online marketplace and payments giant are better apart say their shareholder.

# ebay - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

A dress made of loom bands has sold for more than €215,000
# Fruit Of The Loom
From The Daily Edge
# Fruit Of The Loom

A dress made of loom bands has sold for more than €215,000

Jul 16th 2014, 6:00 PM 42,773 Views 22 Comments

B-looming mental.

# ebay - Friday 23 May, 2014

Someone is selling off the word 'The' on eBay
# The The
From The Daily Edge
# The The

Someone is selling off the word 'The' on eBay

May 23rd 2014, 7:30 PM 2,614 Views 1 Comment

A landmark in internet auction history.

# ebay - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Have an eBay account? You need to change your password right now
# Cyberattack
# Cyberattack

Have an eBay account? You need to change your password right now

May 21st 2014, 2:51 PM 19,873 Views 20 Comments

The compromised database contained encrypted eBay passwords and other non-financial information.

# ebay - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Going, going, gone: Criminal Assets Bureau sells Rolex on eBay for €8,200
# Under The Hammer
# Under The Hammer

Going, going, gone: Criminal Assets Bureau sells Rolex on eBay for €8,200

Apr 22nd 2014, 8:48 AM 12,433 Views 13 Comments

The last watch the CAB sold on the auction website went for €7,000.

# ebay - Monday 10 February, 2014

Someone's willing to pay almost $100k for a phone with Flappy Bird on it
# Cause I'm Flappy
From The Daily Edge
# Cause I'm Flappy

Someone's willing to pay almost $100k for a phone with Flappy Bird on it

Feb 10th 2014, 3:40 PM 4,011 Views 8 Comments

They must be flappy.

# ebay - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Garth Brooks tickets going for as much as €300 online
# Prices In High Places
From The Daily Edge
# Prices In High Places

Garth Brooks tickets going for as much as €300 online

Jan 30th 2014, 12:49 PM 13,775 Views 42 Comments

Oh dear.

# ebay - Monday 27 January, 2014

You could own the original velociraptor cage from Jurassic Park
# Shoot Her!
From The Daily Edge
# Shoot Her!

You could own the original velociraptor cage from Jurassic Park

Jan 27th 2014, 3:14 PM 1,281 Views 0 Comments

But are you willing to pay almost $100,000 for it?

# ebay - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Man pays €540 on eBay for a photo of an XBox One
# Scammed
From The Daily Edge
# Scammed

Man pays €540 on eBay for a photo of an XBox One

Dec 5th 2013, 7:30 PM 7,505 Views 5 Comments

That’s one expensive photo.

# ebay - Monday 2 December, 2013

Today will be the busiest online mobile shopping day of 2013
# Shopping
# Shopping

Today will be the busiest online mobile shopping day of 2013

Dec 2nd 2013, 8:31 AM 8,215 Views 21 Comments

A new survey revealed 22 per cent of Irish people are shopping from a mobile or smartphone for Christmas this year.

# ebay - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Not one person has bid on Sarah Palin's used car on eBay
# One Careful Owner
From The Daily Edge
# One Careful Owner

Not one person has bid on Sarah Palin's used car on eBay

Nov 21st 2013, 11:24 AM 2,785 Views 1 Comment

Not one. Morto.

# ebay - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

The Criminal Assets Bureau has a really good rating on eBay
# Crimewatch
# Crimewatch

The Criminal Assets Bureau has a really good rating on eBay

Nov 6th 2013, 2:36 PM 24,797 Views 17 Comments

The agency sold a Rolex watch – that once belonged to a Limerick criminal – on the website last month.

# ebay - Sunday 3 November, 2013

eBay: We're sorry we allowed Holocaust memorabilia to be listed on our website
# Apology
# Apology

eBay: We're sorry we allowed Holocaust memorabilia to be listed on our website

Nov 3rd 2013, 5:24 PM 14,131 Views 57 Comments

The world’s biggest online marketplace has removed the listings from its website and will donate nearly €30,000 to charity.

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