E-tailer foresees big growth in mobile commerce in next few years and RedLaser's tech will be built into its apps for both buyers and sellers.
The e-commerce giant acquires the team and technology behind shopping research Web site Decide.com.
These apps find deals quickly so you don't lose your sanity. CNET's Bridget Carey highlights six of the best shopping tools for your smartphone.
Point. Click. Learn. Like Google Goggles, this app can reveal all kinds of information about real-world objects and places.
Launched strategically in time for back-to-school textbook pricing, it's the first implementation of RedLaser, the bar code technology that eBay acquired earlier this summer.
Tech companies like Google, Apple, and Facebook may be trying to dethrone PayPal as your default digital wallet. Here's why Amazon could have the best shot.
This week's apps include an excellent product bar code scanner and a four-wheeling ATV game that's probably the best of its kind in the iTunes Store.
Intent on taking greater advantage of mobile devices, the auction site acquires the development company that helped build eBay for the iPhone.
There's lots of behind-the-scenes development in using mobile tech to bridge the gap between online and offline commerce, as two industry execs hinted during talks at this week's Web 2.0 Expo.
Saunter into a store, wave your iPhone in the general direction of a product, get a price. Cool.