Monday, September 21, 2015

eBay is 20

The Guardian has a nice column by John Naughton noticing that eBay is 20 years old this month, and suggesting that one of it's biggest innovations was its early reputation system:

How eBay built a new world on little more than trust--The ratings system introduced by the biggest car boot sale on earth is now used by everyone from Uber to Airbnb

1 comment:

John Nolan said...

This article may have been genuine 10 years prior, yet eBay is not at all like this any more.I have been selling on eBay for around 10 years.I have many issues with buyers or sellers.

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