eBay was founded in 1995 as AuctionWeb.
The company officially changed the name of its service from AuctionWeb to eBay.
eBay received $6.7 million in funding from Benchmark Capital.
eBay had the largest userbase of any e-commerce site.
eBay had expanded worldwide and had hundreds of millions of registered users, 15,000 employees, and $7.7 billion in revenues
eBay completed the sale of Skype for $2.75 billion but retained 30% equity.
eBay was charged by the United States Department of Justice with entering into non-solicitation agreements with other technology companies involving their highly skilled employees.
eBay turned PayPal into a separate publicly-traded company.
eBay announced its plan to remove PayPal as the primary payment provider and adopt Netherlands-based start-up, Adyen, by 2021.
eBay acquired a 5.59 percent stake in Paytm Mall.