Amazon overtakes eBay as Australia's top marketplace
Amazon supersedes eBay as Australia's top marketplace, with 94% of Australians planning to continue online shopping in 2024.
ASD updates Essential Eight, strengthens phishing-resistant MFA requirements
The Australian Signals Directorate has revised the Essential Eight Maturity Model, lowering the bar for organisations and amplifying phishing-resistant multi-factor authentication requirements to fortify cyber breach prevention.
Major shifts predicted in Australia's eCommerce landscape for 2024
In 2024, significant shifts in Australia's ecommerce landscape are forecasted, with AI advancements, personalisation, marketplaces, and strategic brand research identified as pivotal factors by global accelerator, Pattern.
2/3 consumers have digital privacy concerns when shopping online
Two-thirds of US online shoppers are anxious about their digital privacy, according to a Private Internet Access survey.
Refine your retail media activity
As the retail landscape continues to evolve, brands that embrace retail media as an integral part of their marketing strategy will gain a competitive edge.
UK governmental proposal aims to boost online product safety
UK's product safety regime may reform to reduce unsafe purchases from online retailers, boosting safety rates.
Pattern introduces AI-powered tool to optimise brand visibility
Pattern launches Destiny in Australia, an AI-powered feature to optimise brand visibility and reduce advertising spend.
eBay and Shippit partner to simplify shipping of bulky items for small sellers
eBay and Shippit have joined forces to simplify the delivery of bulky items, aiding small businesses and hobby sellers.
Success with Sam talks dropshipping in the UK and beyond
From rags to riches: How eCommerce guru 'Success with Sam' is redefining dropshipping opportunities in the UK and beyond.
HireVue appoints Damon Pal as Head of Asia Pacific
HireVue appoints Damon Pal as Head of Asia Pacific to lead the company's growth in line with the increasing demand for AI and video interviewing tools.
WP Engine appoints Sachin Puri as Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer
WP Engine appoints Sachin Puri as SVP and CMO, responsible for global marketing strategy and brand as the company launches new products.
FedEx and eBay team up to boost APAC eCommerce options
FedEx Express announces alliance with eBay to provide access to FedEx e-commerce delivery services at competitive rates for APAC sellers.
Amazon surges ahead of eCommerce competitors in market capitalisation
Amazon's market capitalisation soars to $1tn in H1 2020, with a 41.8% rise in Q2, leaving Alibaba in the dust.
eBay sells out: Viagogo buys ticketing platform StubHub for billions
eBay has ridded itself of its massive ticketing marketplace StubHub – and sold it to controversial ticketing platform viagogo.
eBay king of online shopping ahead of Gumtree, Amazon, Kogan
eBay is the favourite online shopping with over 9.4m Aussies visiting in an average four weeks, ahead of local second-hand site Gumtree with 5.6m.
Amazon and eBay pushing department stores to extinction
The new generation of tech-savvy shoppers prefer to shop with online platforms like Amazon and eBay that provide lower prices.
VMware appoints new SVP & CCO - Claire Dixon from eBay
VMware appoints new chief communications officer, Claire Dixon, to lead global communications team and advance company's goals.
QTSC April 2016 Summit: eBay Hosts IDCA committee at Salt Lake City data center
IDCA convenes at eBay's innovative Salt Lake City data centre, fostering cross-industry standards and knowledge exchange.
Massive cyber attack sends eBay into disarray
eBay is asking users to change their passwords because of a cyberattack that compromised a database containing encrypted passwords and other non-financial data.
Desperate gamer buys PS4 for US$10k
One gamer is desperate to get their hands on the soon to be released Playstation 4, paying US$9,999 for the next-gen console on eBay.
Google Glass auction hits US$95K…then reality hits
Google Glass auction soars to $95K before Google steps in, reminding the seller of their strict no-resale policy, ending high-stake bids.
Watch cat videos all day. Earn megabucks & outsource. A cautionary tale to employers?
A US employee paid a fifth of his salary to have his job 'outsourced' in China whilst he sat in the office watching Cat videos on reddit.
PayPal cuts over 500 jobs
PayPal slashes 500+ jobs, incl. 325 employees &120 contractors, in a $15m restructuring, focusing on product and tech. Tough internal decisions made for customer-centric innovation.
Web hacker faces US extradition
Hacker Dimitry Olegovich Zubakha faces US extradition after Cyprus arrest for DDoS attacks on Amazon and eBay, risking 10 years in jail.