August 13, 2004 2:56 PM Subscribe
according to the founder
, ebay has acquired a 25% stake in the site.
there is a lot of concern
that ebay will influence the way craigslist works, despite craig's assurances that it won't, but will ebay allow things like the 'casual encounters' section of the personals to continue?
or is this just the next logical step for craigslist, and is a 25% stake not enough for ebay to do any real damage?
(the way ebay acquired the stake seems a little weird to me too, even though it's all perfectly legal.)
posted by dolface (16 comments total)