Tech Blog Archive

User Experience in Product

Consumer Sellers: Getting Paid on eBay Just Got Easier

eBay is expanding its management of payments to consumer sellers over the next year.

By: Ragesh Chettiary
Advertising in Engineering

Customized Ad-Rate Recommendations Now Available for Promoted Listings on eBay

A new machine-learning tool helps sellers set competitive ad rates for their Promoted Listings, optimizing between cost and performance.

By: Wenlong Luo, MingYu Liu, Shad Kirmani and Bedabrata Patel
User Experience in Product

eBay’s Offers to Buyers Feature Hits $1B GMV

Offers to Buyers reaches new milestone this month.

By: Harry Temkin and Parin Jogani
Mobile in Product

Expanding the eBay Stores Experience to Our Mobile App

The eBay Stores experience is now available on our mobile app for Android and iOS.

By: Minh Tran-Lee
Data Infrastructure and Services in Engineering

An Introduction to Apache Flink

How we’re using Apache Flink to handle big data streaming in real-time.

By: Chenru Lyu
Computer Vision in Engineering

eBay’s Technology Transformation is Made for Evolving Customer Needs

How our advances in edge computing are empowering both buyers and sellers in times of great demand with ease and agility.

By: Mazen Rawashdeh
User Experience in Product

Introducing eBay’s New Time Away Feature to Help Sellers Manage Selling on eBay While on a Break

Time Away is now available to all Sellers and automatically updates the shipping date to make the experience more seamless.

By: Vikram Shandilya
Mobile in Product

eBay Partners with Google Assistant to Bring Voice Control to eBay’s Android App

A new partnership launches voice control capabilities on our marketplace to meet the needs of our customers by creating a more seamless, modern experience.

By: Evan Thomas
Developer Tools in Engineering

An Automatic Mirror Testing Solution for Messaging Systems in eBay

A look at how we developed a solution for automatic mirror testing to overcome the challenges of migrating eBay’s proprietary messaging applications to a more modern technical stack.

By: Tao Jin and Vivek Gadiyar
Developer Tools in Engineering

High Efficiency Tool Platform for Framework Migration

The eBay framework team has implemented a brand new tooling platform to speed up framework level migration. It supports highly efficient migration of applications running on legacy stacks to new platforms. This has been proven by the success stories migrating Batch, SOA, Trading/Shopping API, and messaging application migration.

By: Paul Zhang and Vivek Gadiyar