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Parting is such sweet sorrow: eBay sells fat stake in Shakespeare-crazed Craigslist

eBay - why?

I would have been interested in any further insights available as to why the classifieds group part of the eBay multinational, given they had the resources to set up a global family of eleven of its own brands including Kijiji and Gumtree, might have seen any pressing need to bother playing the games described, including infiltration or the AdWords trick.

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Unhappy

Re: eBay - why?

Sometimes people are dicks.

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Anonymous Coward

Had eBay been a foreign company...

.. would the conclusion to the trade investigation been kept private? Methinks there would have been a fanfare of jingoistic allegations and indictments...

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Coat

Are they putting it...

... on eBay?

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