Stories Archive

Engineering

Celebrating 20 Years: eBay’s New APIs Enable Developers to Create Modern Buying and Selling Experiences

eBay launches APIs for Managed Payments, Seller Initiated Offers, Charity and more for developers to help their businesses thrive.

By: Tanya Vlahovic
Tech Blog
Engineering

How We Used Our Buy APIs, Catch Platform to Build a New Portal for the NHS

In partnership with the U.K. National Health Services, we leveraged our Buy APIs and Catch platform to build a new portal to deliver personal protective equipment to frontline health care workers.

By: Tanya Vlahovic
Tech Blog
eBay Motors

eBay Motors Mobile App Launches Escrow and New Chat Features

When using eBay Motors, buyers can now enjoy escrow services to enable a safe, secure transaction via new partnership with Escrow.com, and connect with fellow car enthusiasts to discuss live listings and more.

By: eBay News Team
Product

eBay Launches Secure Local Pickup To Simplify The Shipping Experience

The enhanced feature enables buyers to purchase items online and pick up directly from sellers in their vicinity.

By: Shuja Rahman
Tech Blog
Product

eBay Makes Search More Efficient Through Personalization

eBay introduces Best Match to personalize buyers’ search feeds.

By: Shreya Raval
Tech Blog
Product

Dark Mode Now Live on eBay Native Apps

eBay becomes one of the first ecommerce companies to launch Dark Mode on iOS and Dark Theme on Android.

By: Bradford Shellhammer
Tech Blog
Managed Payments

How We’re Building a More Seamless Payments Product Experience

With our customers’ feedback in mind, we’re accelerating the evolution of our managed payments experience worldwide.

By: Shan Vosseller, VP of Product, Payments
Innovation

A Learning Culture to Propel Innovation

A test-and-learn culture is key to building the best experiences for our customers.

By: Mazen Rawashdeh, SVP & Chief Technology Officer
Product

eBay Uses Computer Vision to Enable Sellers to Create Cleaner Images

We built an algorithm that lets users change the background of their listing photos.

By: Ellis Luk
Tech Blog
Responsible Business

Tech for Good: Innovating for a Better World

The December Workshop — hosted by eBay, MIT Solve and The Tech Interactive — centered around developing solutions for challenges in sustainability and economic prosperity.

By: eBay News Team