5 things to do around Windsor-Essex this weekend

If you’re not quite sure what to do this weekend, the CBC’s Mike Evans has some event suggestions for you happening in the Windsor and Essex County areas. It’s a two-day celebration starting Friday night at the Fogolar Furlan club, building up to an attempt to regain the Guinness World Record for largest polenta. A town in Italy that took the title from Windsor in 2012.

A Look At Five Unique Thrift Store Finds As Pioneer Online Auction Site Turns 15

ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — America’s favorite online thrift store — and the nation’s first nonprofit online auction site — is celebrating its 15th anniversary, proving that Goodwill® is not only a leader in job placement but also an innovative social enterprise through its use of e-commerce and sustainability. Revenue from the sale of these goods go to furthering …

Sotheby's enlists eBay to expand live auction bidding

By Patricia Reaney NEW YORK (Reuters) – Two of the biggest names in auction sales, the traditional Sotheby’s and the digital pioneer eBay, said on Monday they are joining forces to make it easier to buy antiques, collectibles and works of fine art online. The two plan to stream selected auctions with live bidding in real time late this year or early in 2015 from Sotheby’s New York headquarters …

Sotheby's enlists eBay to expand live auction bidding

By Patricia Reaney NEW YORK (Reuters) – Two of the biggest names in auction sales, the traditional Sotheby’s and the digital pioneer eBay, said on Monday they are joining forces to make it easier to buy antiques, collectibles and works of fine art online. The two plan to stream selected auctions with live bidding in real time late this year or early in 2015 from Sotheby’s New York headquarters …

Sotheby's plans live auction bidding via eBay

By Patricia Reaney NEW YORK (Reuters) – Two of the biggest names in auction sales, the traditional Sotheby’s and the digital pioneer eBay, said on Monday they are joining forces to make it easier to buy antiques, collectibles and works of fine art online. The two plan to stream selected auctions with live bidding in real time late this year or early in 2015 from Sotheby’s New York headquarters …

Sotheby's enlists eBay to expand live auction bidding

By Patricia Reaney NEW YORK (Reuters) – Two of the biggest names in auction sales, the traditional Sotheby’s and the digital pioneer eBay, said on Monday they are joining forces to make it easier to buy antiques, collectibles and works of fine art online. The two plan to stream selected auctions with live bidding in real time late this year or early in 2015 from Sotheby’s New York headquarters …

Sotheby's plans live auction bidding via eBay

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Sotheby’s and eBay announced a partnership on Monday to make it easier to buy antiques, collectibles and works of fine art online. The international auction house a…

Sotheby's enlists eBay to expand live auction bidding

By Patricia Reaney NEW YORK (Reuters) – Two of the biggest names in auction sales, the traditional Sotheby’s and the digital pioneer eBay, said on Monday they are joining forces to make…

Sotheby's plans live auction bidding via eBay

Sotheby’s and eBay announced a partnership on Monday to make it easier to buy antiques, collectibles and works of fine art online. The international auction house and the online marketplace plan to broadcast live auctions from the New York headquarters of Sotheby’s that will include real-time bidding from anywhere in the world. The deal will connect Sotheby’s, with its extensive inventory of …

eBay To Stream Art Auctions In Sotheby's Deal

High-rolling art collectors will soon be able to bid for iconic works on eBay. The site, renowned for selling everything from second-hand clothes to cheap electronics, has teamed up with auction house Sotheby’s. Chief operating officer Bruno Vinciguerra said: “The growth of the art market, new generation technology and our shared strengths make this the right time for this exciting new online …