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Original iPhone in unopened box going for $10,000 on eBay

08/09/2012, I know that I am late to the game, but I watched “Salmon Fishing in the Yemen” just last night, and I must say that I thoroughly enjoyed myself, although the idealistic Sheikh does have his fair share of detractors when it comes to spending...

eBay launches same-day shipping service in San Francisco

08/06/2012, Good news to all folks in “The City”. Online auction and shopping behemoth eBay is launching a new same-day delivery program in San Francisco. It’s called eBay Now, and it is now available in beta for iOS devices. Essentially, eBay Now allows...

Steampunk Xbox 360 controller pops up on eBay

07/26/2012, Steampunk inspired gaming controllers are certainly not new, but if you’ve missed your chance to buy one in the past, or if you’re wondering how to get your hands on one, a custom made steampunk Xbox 360 controller has popped up on eBay and is...

Nexus 7 official cases now selling on eBay?

07/25/2012, There’s no doubt that Google’s Nexus 7 is one of the hottest tablets to ever hit the market this year. Of course, this is not just mere speculation. Just a few days ago, we said that the 16GB variant of the Jelly Bean tablet has been labeled...

Pixar Image Computer cameos on eBay

07/24/2012, If you love collecting old and historical computer stuff, then eBay is your destination right now. Over at eBay, we spotted a Pixar Image Computer with a $25,000 price tag on it. In case you’re completely alien to this rare piece of gadgetry, the...

Stolen Austin Healey sports car spotted on eBay after 42 years

07/12/2012, In 1970, a British 1967 Austin Healey 3000 sports car owned by a man named Bob Russell was stolen from his apartment in Philadelphia. Russell thought that he’d never find his beloved car again. Then 42 years later, after years of surfing the...

€1 million games collection for sale on eBay

07/10/2012, If you are one who has plenty of time and spend it surfing eBay as well as all the wonders that the online auction site offers, perhaps the latest item on offer might just pique your interest – we are talking about €1 million worth of games for...

Apple’s eMate 300 prototype spotted on eBay for $8,499.99

04/17/2012, Hobbyists who collect old computers for fun might want to add this Apple prototype to their collection. Dubbed the eMate 300, for those that remember, the device was shipped with a solid dark green casing as opposed to the clear casing pictured above....

Original sealed Mario Bros. game listed on eBay for $17,500

04/09/2012, If you enjoy collecting old video games, especially those still sealed in their boxes, then this eBay auction might be worth checking out although you might want to make sure you have at least $17,500 in your bank account first. It seems that an eBay user...

Sony Ericsson Windows Phone prototype up for grabs on eBay

03/09/2012, Sony Ericsson was reported to have a prototype Windows Phone device that never saw the light of day – but it looks like you can get your hands on one of them. An eBay user managed to get his/her hands on the phone and has put it up for auction, giving...

eBay uses hot water to keep desert data center cool

02/29/2012, How does keeping something cool with hot water make senses? Well, this is exactly what eBay is doing with their data center which lies smack in the Phoenix desert, where the temperature there can actually hit highs of 115 degrees Fahrenheit, so hot water...

PayPal adds 1,000 new jobs in Ireland

02/21/2012, Right now, the acronym PIGS seem to be very popular in Europe, denoting the four countries whose economies are in deep trouble – Portugal, Italy, Greece and Spain. I do not suppose that you can always substitute the only vowel in the acronym with...

Rent a boyfriend website takes off in China

02/05/2012, Heard of Taobao before? Neither have we, but apparently, this is the Chinese version of eBay, and a rather enterprising Chinese entrepreneur realized that there is money to be made by spinning a website which allows single Chinese females to rent a...