eBay Goes Shopping.com

Rob Hof

The news that eBay is buying Shopping.com came as a surprise to many folks. But maybe not to readers of my commentary back in January, after eBay's fourth-quarter profits missed expectations. I'd be shocked (and dismayed) if eBay actually listened to someone with a measly feedback rating of 156, but it's eerie what eBay has done since the piece ran.

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