was created in the mid-1990s by computer programmerPierre Omidyar • The very first item ever sold by the company was a broken laser pointer. • eBay currently generates over four-and-a-half billion dollars annually.
began as an online bookstore in 1994, created by Wall Streetcomputer scientistJeff Bezos. • In addition to books, Amazon eventually added video games, computer software, electronics, apparel, and more to its sales repetoire. • The company now generates approximately eight-and-a-half billion dollars annually. • There is a ratting scale • Sells food
Half.com is a subsidiary of eBay, in which sellers offer items at fixed prices, • The items available on half.com are limited to books, textbooks, music, movies, video games, and video game consoles. • Half.com was founded in 1999 by American entrepreneur Josh Kopelman • eBay purchased Half.com in 2000 for roughly $350 million
It was founded in Israel in 1998 by Dr. Nahum Sharfman and Amir Ashkenazi, • is a price comparison service that gives links to the cheapest products. Shopping.com used to be called DealTime.com • Shopping was acquired by ebay in June 2005