Former Apple chief scientist Larry Tesler and user interface head at Amazon and Yahoo likes the latest version of iOS despite some annoying issues, such as the wiggle mode.
At its inception, many people called it a lousy law. CNET News.com's Charles Cooper says that proved to be too charitable an appraisal.
Although its last online appraisal partner shut down, the big auction site signs a new deal--even though demand for the services in general has been limited.
Chicago-based Eppraisals.com--which signed a deal in March to promote its services on auction leader eBay--has shut down, according to a message on the company's Web site.
The portal giant announces that it is teaming up with Eppraisals.com to offer online appraisals for its auction sellers.
After disclosures about how investment analysts really felt about the Internet companies they followed during the go-go days, CNET News.com's Charles Cooper says it's time for another appraisal of that era.
In an announcement to be made tomorrow, the company will offer to value items for $19.95, with the help of several appraisers who formerly worked for eBay and Butterfield & Butterfield.
eConnections CEO Robert Rodin offers a sober but upbeat appraisal of the future for the supply-chain management and business-to-business software sectors.
eBay signed a deal with Chicago-based Eppraisals.com to offer appraisal services to the auction giant's members. Eppraisals will provide potential bidders an assessment of items listed on eBay and will appraise merchandise for sellers interested in listing items on eBay. Eppraisals will charge between $10 and $20 for its services, which will debut on eBay on Monday. Eppraisals teamed up with Yahoo last year to offer appraisal services to Yahoo's auction members. But that deal expired last month. Eppraisals and eBay executives declined to give details on the length or financial arrangements of their agreement.
Business-to-business marketplace eSprocket has announced an alliance with Fleet Capital, which will handle financing, appraisal and inspection services, enabling eSprocket customers in the capital equipment industry to negotiate complex sales transactions. Fleet Capital is the second-largest bank-owned commercial finance company in the United States, with over $20 billion in assets and more than 50 offices.