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  • Gone, The App To Sell Your Old Junk, Acquires Yardsale Inc., FOBO

    Gone, The App To Sell Your Old Junk, Acquires Yardsale Inc., FOBO

    Gone, the app that helps you sell your old crap, has announced the acquisition of FOBO and former marketplace company Yardsale Inc. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. Gone launched back in June of 2014 to change the way you sell your old junk. With Gone, you simply take a picture of the item, put in some quick info about it, and Gone handles the rest. Through algorithms, the service… Read More

  • FOBO Launches In San Francisco To Become The Fastest, Easiest Way To Sell Your Consumer Electronics

    FOBO Launches In San Francisco To Become The Fastest, Easiest Way To Sell Your Consumer Electronics

    By now you probably know that Craigslist sucks as a way to sell stuff. You have to contend with spam emails, buyers who promise to purchase your goods but flake, and people who show up then try to haggle down the price after the fact. But somehow, no one has figured out a way to make it better or provide a real alternative. Well, there’s a new app out called FOBO that aims to solve all… Read More

  • Y Combinator-Backed Local Marketplace App Yardsale Launches Nationwide

    Y Combinator-Backed Local Marketplace App Yardsale Launches Nationwide

    Yardsale, a mobile app to help folks sell goods to local buyers, is now available throughout the U.S., after a long, long period of testing in the San Francisco Bay Area. The latest version of the app, which hooks into Craigslist and enables users to easily list items for sale, hopes to take on other local marketplaces by reducing the friction associated with creating listings, and then… Read More