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A Lesson from the eBay-Skype Situation

After watching all the drama surrounding Skype over the last few days, I can only conclude that Meg Whitman, the CEO of eBay duing its 2005 acquisition of Skype, was a moron. At the very least, she severely undervalued the role of technology in the ...

eBay close to selling off Skype?

The rumors surrounding Skype’s future have been rumbling for moths now, with eBay quite keen to shed the Internet communication software because (as everyone else could already see) it doesn’t sit particularly well with its core auction ...

Cute or idiotic?

This Texas father decided to put his family up for auction on eBay. Cute idea? Signs of the times? It is more idiotic for me. He should have just placed himself up for auction and not include the kids. Watch the video. Even his son thinks ...