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  • QVC Acquires Social Classifieds Veteran Oodle To Help Power Its Social Commerce Evolution

    QVC Acquires Social Classifieds Veteran Oodle To Help Power Its Social Commerce Evolution

    Founded in 2005 by former Excite execs, Oodle quickly became one of the largest aggregators and search engines for classifieds on the Web. After some bumps and hiccups along the way, the company began to focus more on the social side of classifieds, and today powers the Facebook Marketplace. This shift led Oodle to hit profitability and become cash flow positive last year, and today… Read More

  • Alienware to probe shoppers on QVC

    Get ready home shoppers, Alienware is going to be paying you a visit at 1am Eastern time on the 6th. Apparently, showing up on geeky TV shows and at Blizzcon isn’t enough, so Alienware is going to be selling it old school: on QVC late nights. Read More

  • QVC selling Wii bundle for $80-$140 more than you ought to pay

    QVC selling Wii bundle for $80-$140 more than you ought to pay

    I think we’ve learned something today: not to buy stuff off the TV. QVC was selling, last night, a Nintendo Wii, Go Play Circus Star Games, and a bunch of accessories (golf club, tennis racket, etc.) QVC wanted $362.97 for the bundle, but if you look at the retail price for all this, it comes out to $239.97. Yes, that’s a $140 premium. For what? Read More