In Chicago today eBay will kick-off of their annual eBay Developer's Conference by announcing Project Echo, a way for outside developers to integrate their apps "directly onto the world's largest ecommerce site".
Need to buy a real ladder rather than climb a career ladder in Manhattan, but don't know where to shop? Or maybe you need the latest electronic gadget. Or maybe one of a few other billion possibilities? Goodzer can show you just where to buy --in Manhattan and anywhere else in the US, for that matter--and buy almost anything else while you are at it. With over 2.5 billion products listed in over half a million stores throughout the US, finding what you need in the bricks and mortar world could approach the convenience of online shopping--without the shipping delay.
Want to sell something on your website? It's easier than ever these days. Thanks to a growing number of APIs that are nothing short of "money," you can start collecting some green yourself (ProgrammableWeb now lists over 100 e-commerce related APIs). This post will cover some of these APIs, as part of our Site in a Box series.