eBay Chick Fight Between Meg Whitman and Female Employee Comes Back to Haunt Whitman Campaign

eBay Chick Fight Between Meg Whitman and Female Employee Comes Back to Haunt Whitman Campaign

As the race for governor of California goes into overdrive, auction giant eBay’s former CEO, Meg Whitman, has found that an incident from her days at eBay is raising its ugly head to give her more than campaign plate dinners on which to chew. In an incident to which she admits, but calls an “anomaly”, Whitman had an altercation with an employee at eBay, while she was still the CEO, during which she “physically guided” the employee, Young Mi Kim, from the room in which they were both working.

eBay Admits to ‘Shill Bidding’ and eBay Sellers Jacking Up Their Own Bids

eBay Admits to ‘Shill Bidding’ and eBay Sellers Jacking Up Their Own Bids

Power buyers on eBay have long known – or at least suspected – that some eBay sellers create fake accounts, with the shill accounts doing “shill bidding”, that is bidding up the price on their own items, artifically inflating the bidding price so that the winning bid (never their own, of course) earns them more money. But now eBay has been forced to admit that shill bidding, by unscrupulous eBay sellers, does indeed occur.

eBay Selling Shipping Problem Causes Sellers to Send Items to the Wrong Addresses

eBay Selling Shipping Problem Causes Sellers to Send Items to the Wrong Addresses

A problem with the eBay,com system is causing sellers to be given the wrong shipping addresses to which to send items to winning bidders. As a result, an item purchased through eBay .com may never make it to the purchaser, instead going to some other address (in at least one known case, to an address that the purchaser had used once, years earlier). info http attr search ebay com h