Google Backs Down from eBay

Posted on December 21, 2007 · Posted in Google, Out on a Limb

How many companies can make Google Blink? At least one and that company is eBay. Take a look at the no. 74 in the 101 Dumbest Moments in Business as reported by CNNMoney.com. You’ll read that Google invited eBay’s top sellers to a party promoting Google’s Checkout payment system, a competitor with eBay’s PayPal. eBay found out and pulled its ads from Google for a week, just to test. “Mysteriously” Google’s party was canceled.

Its good to know Google “respects” someone. Even it is must cost them a lot of money before they do