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Advertising Community-Based Marketplace Adds A Layer Of Trust To Craigslist [Video]

New site offers a buy and sell model without the dangers so many are often concerned about.

Design Springwise: Agency Sells Canceled Wedding Plans

Bridal Brokerage enables brides and grooms-to-be to buy ceremony and party plans that others have abandoned.

Retail eBay Branches Out To Auction Off Bespoke Personal Services

SecretGuru allows users to purchase private chefs, stylists, yoga instructors, and tour guides.

Innovation Facebook To Acquire Facial Recognition Startup? [Headlines]

Following a spree of hires and acquisitions, and the release of a proprietary Camera app, the newly public company has eyes on a startup whose facial recognition software allows photo tagging in real-time.

Home Build-Your-Own Robot Can Be Programmed To Help With Housework

Now anyone can assemble and customize their own mini android.

Technology Amazon Lets You Buy IKEA Products Online

Online shopping giant offers convenience for furniture buyers by offering the iconic Scandinavian products on their website.

Luxury Shop For Luxury Beauty Products From The Backseat Of The Cab

L'Oréal and Glamour magazine let fans buy makeup on-screen in NYC taxis for New York fashion week.

Advertising Car Shop From Your Couch With Text Messaging

Automaker Ford will allow customers to receive promotional information about specific car models on their phones.

Spotify Is Finally Profiting [Headlines]

Spotify's announcement of profits in 2010 might be a sign that the music industry has a chance against piracy.

Work China Shopping Like It's Not Mao's Business [Headlines]

Middle class Chinese are working hard but also shopping like never before and it's playing a significant part in strengthening China's economy.

Design frog: Google And Motorola -- Will It Blend?

Is Google's purchase of Motorola Mobility worthwhile? How will Motorola products adapt to Google's standards?

Work Amazon Gets Cooking With First Major Publishing Deal [Headlines]

Amazon makes its first big move into publishing by acquiring Timothy Ferriss' new book, 'The 4-Hour Chef.'

Innovation Google Buys Motorola For $12.5 Bn [Headlines]

Google always had an interest in mobile technology, but an announcement to buy Motorola Mobility at $12.5bn makes it official.

Retail Ed Cotton: The Local Movement Is Growing Beyond Food

Ed Cotton delves into the meaning of 'local' beyond the food and restaurant industry and what it means in the face of a world that is still very dependant on mass-produced products developed in faraway lands.