Dec 2, 2014

Will eBay go physical?

Many forget that eBay is still a huge internet giant. And if you look at their activities including PayPal, it becomes obvious that their mission, beyond letting me sell my gadgets so I can buy new ones, is to help retailers connect with target groups and make better business. So why shouldn't that also occur in the physical world of retail? Besides testing same day delivery, eBay-transaction with pick-up in retailer stores and other things, here's an interesting experiment: a "magic mirror".

http://www.wired.com/2014/11/ebays-plan-reinvent-retail-shopping-magic-mirrors/