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Monday: March 1, 2010

Rare Nintendo title finds owner on eBay for a mere $43,300.Rare Nintendo title finds owner on eBay for a mere $43,300.

The video game in question turned out to be 'Family Fun Stadium Events' for Nintendo's original entertainment system way back when. You would have also needed Nintendo's Power Pad to complete the overall gaming experience.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 6:37 AM | Tags (9) | auction | ebay | fitness | gaming | nintendo | powerpad | rare | register | videogames |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 12 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: November 2, 2009

First official brick and mortar eBay store coming to New York City this holiday season.First official brick and mortar eBay store coming to New York City this holiday season.

To celebrate the opening, eBay is hosting cocktail parties on Nov. 19 and Black Friday (notoriously one of the best days of the year for retailers). To further boost the shopping fervor, limited numbers  of “daily deal” items will be given to the first 100 shoppers.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interesting @ 3:24 PM | Tags (11) | auctions | auctions | blackfriday | brick | ebay | giveaways | holidays | items | mortar | shopping | store |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 27 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: September 21, 2009

A wishlist of items that might exist on Gene Rodenberry's hard drive.A wishlist of items that might exist on Gene Rodenberry's hard drive.

2. A record of the bet he lost that let Shatner direct Star Trek V.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Funny @ 11:27 AM | Tags (8) | auction | computer | generodenberry | harddrive | popsci | shatner | startrek | uhura |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 15 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: July 24, 2009

PayPal would like you to know that they will eventually be bigger than eBay.PayPal would like you to know that they will eventually be bigger than eBay.

Oh by the way, eBay is coming out with something called 'eBay Bucks' in the near future.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 7:29 AM | Tags (4) | auctions | competition | ebay | paypal |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 2 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Sunday: June 21, 2009

Einstein photo sells for $74,000 over in New Hampshire.Einstein photo sells for $74,000 over in New Hampshire.

Einstein had nine prints made. He signed the print that was auctioned on Thursday and gave it to journalist Howard K. Smith. In his inscription, Einstein said his gesture was aimed at all of humanity.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 10:10 AM | Tags (3) | einstein | photography | auction |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 5 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: May 5, 2009

Recently found artifact may reveal the ancient origins of  Dr. Pepper.Recently found artifact may reveal the ancient origins of Dr. Pepper.

I think I found the plot for the next National Treasure movie somewhere in this article.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Silly @ 8:43 AM | Tags (3) | auction | drpepper | soda |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 391 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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