Mark Carges

By Chris Dawson September 17, 2014 - 12:20 pm

Trade Me adopts Splunk for Analytics

Many retailers and business from the UK and elsewhere are using Trade Me as a platform for cross-border trading to New Zealand,. The site also has a rapidly growing user base in its home country with nearly 3.5 million registered members. Trade Me has more than

CTO Mark Carges quits eBay

eBay has announced today that its Chief Technology Officer and head of tech is to leave the company to spend more time with his family. As we come to the busiest time in the ecommerce year, after a series of eBay tech whoopsies, it's very

eBay announce roll out of Cassini search engine

Mark Carges, eBay CTO, announced the roll out of eBay's new Cassini Search Engine at the Analyst Day being held today. Currently eBay search is powered by the 10 year old Voyager search engine. Voyager (and yes eBay do like to name their search engines after

New: Save eBay draft listings with your mobile

eBay have just released an update for the eBay Android App and it now allows you to start a listing on Android, save it as a draft and then complete the listing using the Sell Your Item form on eBay. This is an absolutely fantastic enhancement,

The impressive next generation of eBay’s Marketplace management

You'll hopefully have read my reports of the many eBay updates that are coming to the site in the coming months. They've been reported widely on Tamebay and elsewhere. But the changes we'll see to the site shortly are only part of a story I

How the new eBay Feed was invented

The Feed will be a massive change for eBay's homepage as it rolls out to 10% of users immediately, and then to 100% in the next 100 days up to the end of the year. From then on it's expected to roll out worldwide

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