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Ecommerce Solutions Tapping Into the “Murderabilia” Market

November 14, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team Some businesses will go to unusual lengths in order to make a profit. Several southern-based websites have taken their ecommerce solutions to a dark and twisted place by collecting and selling “murderabilia”. There are currently six different ecommerce solutions focused on the selling of memorabilia from some of the most notorious murderers ... Read More »

Ecommerce Solution Showdown: Craigslist Vs. EBay

September 16, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team The U.S. Department of Justice has launched an official federal investigation into Craigslist’s allegations that eBay employees stole confidential information about the company and used it to launch a competing site. A California court issued a grand jury subpoena last week outlining the allegations against the ecommerce giant. Craigslist claims that eBay ... Read More »

eBay Updates iOS App, Makes Ecommerce Solution Easier

September 8, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team Everyone’s favorite online auction site, eBay, has updated their mobile app to incorporate recent feature updates, making the iPhone, iPad, and iPod application a bit easier to use. The new application is available in the App Store, and follows hot on the heels of massive mobile application updates from other big names ... Read More »

Gold Surges on eBay

August 16, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team If you invested in gold a couple years ago you’ll be glad to hear that the ecommerce solution eBay has been hit with a boom of gold auctioning.  Gold and silver sales on the auction site have been rising steadily over the past several years.  This type of auction has become so ... Read More »

Seized Diamond Set for Auction at $900,000 Min Bid

August 15, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team The elegant diamond seized back in 2006 by an undercover FBI sting operation will be available for online auction on September 6th.  The rare diamond will have an opening bid at $900,000, a high dollar amount for an online auction ecommerce solution.  The auction will also require the winner to secure their ... Read More »

Ecommerce Solution PayPal Makes $1 Billion, New Product

July 22, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team PayPal, whose parent company is ecommerce giant eBay, recently announced a record quarter. In Q2, PayPal made $1 billion for the first time, passing 100 million active users. According to the release, a total of nine million merchants use PayPal around the world. Merchant services account for over two-thirds of operations and ... Read More »

Artnet to Sell Andy Warhol Painting in Auction

July 14, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team Andy Warhol paintings are well known for fetching large dollar amounts in exclusive auctions, yet few if any have ever been sold via an ecommerce solution.  Online auction firm Artnet is reportedly selling a work from Warhol’s “Flowers” series with an estimated pricetag of $1.1 million. Bidders will break the rules of ... Read More »

James “Whitey” Bulger Memorabillia Sale on Ebay

July 12, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team If you’re someone who is fascinated by gruesome mob exploits and your favorite movie happens to be The Godfather, then now may be the time to hop over to Ebay. Members of the ecommerce solution are reported to be selling James “Whitey” Bulger memorabilia left and right. The reason for this sudden ... Read More »

Verizon to Eliminate Unlimited Data Plans

July 7, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team It may be time to ditch that old Verizon phone and add a new smartphone to your shopping cart from Sprint. The country’s biggest cellphone carrier, Verizon, announced that its users will have to sign up for a usage-based data plan to accompany their handset. AT&T has already moved to a tiered ... Read More »

Ryan Dunn’s Death: Fan Bids $11,100 for Newsaper

June 24, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team A local newspaper printed just a couple miles from the location of the fatal accident involving Ryan Dunn sold for $11,100 on the ecommerce solution Ebay.  18 bidders battled it out early Thursday morning to see who would be taking home the somewhat historic newspaper.  Currently their is an auction in progress ... Read More »