eBay and Airbnb are about to end mandatory arbitration for sexual harassment claims

eBay and Airbnb will soon end mandatory arbitration for sexual harassment claims allowing sexual harassment victims to take their cases to court, rather than requiring private arbitration, the companies told BuzzFeed. They’re the latest companies to drop forced arbitration clauses for sexual misconduct, following Facebook and Google which promised changes after a massive employee protest. Several other companies told BuzzFeed that […]

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eBay will soon let users book home installation and assembly services

eBay has recently partnered with three companies to allow customers to book home installation or assembly services for items like televisions, furniture, bikes, and other things that need to be put together, right from the product page. Various product pages for applicable items now list an option for customers to select assembly and installation services […]

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eBay launched a new smartphone trade in service with instant payouts feature

eBay launched its new Instant Selling program for smartphones today, which will allow users to list their old phone on the platform and immediately receive an eBay voucher in return. eBay says it’s offering higher return rates than Gazelle, EcoATM, AT&T Trade-in, Apple Give Back, and Verizon Trade-in. For a 64GB unscratched, unlocked iPhone X, […]

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