UBID


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UBIDUnion Bay Improvement District (Vancouver Island, BC, Canada)
UBIDUganda Baha'i Institute of Development
UBIDUniversal Biometric Identity
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In addition to basic travel packages, Monaker will utilizes its travel companies, relationships, licenses and extensive travel video library to both inform and deliver exclusive travel offerings tailor-made for UBid's customer base and employees.
The chief counterexample of this competitive trend was uBid.com, a business-to-consumer auction site that focused primarily on computers and technology products, uBid.com reported a five and one half percent jump in market share during this period.
On a micro level, the authentication process would proceed something like this: the seller sends his completed advertisement application through the online host of his choice (e.g., eBay, uBid, Amazon, etc.) to the designated IPRO by selecting the particular IPRO whose brand or mark identifies the seller's product.
uBid.com Holdings Inc (OTCBB: UBHI), the parent company of online auction site uBid, has said that the site's Express Auction platform has been expanded.
In practice, auction sites such as UBID use a greedy algorithm to compute the exchange set.
Microsoft is aggressively signing up vendors, such as online auction house uBid.com.
AltaVista Shopping currently provides online shoppers with integrated information on products and pricing from across the Web, local offers from select brick-and-mortar merchants, as well as variable-priced auction results from uBid.
"Web consumers favored the huge selections and the time savings offered by virtual department stores, as they flocked to such sites as Amazon.com, Bluelight.com, Buy.com, JCPenney.com, Sears.com, Target.com, Ubid.com and Wal-Mart.com throughout the season," he says.
A twist on the eBay concept, provided by sites such as uBid and Mercata, allows consumers to set prices by bidding on various products.
Sites that are similar to eBay.com, but smaller--such as uBid. com--may have empty categories.
Such tools, which come in many forms, include eBay's and uBid's auctions and Priceline's offer to "name your own price." Dynamic pricing, a potential "killer application" in many categories, could permit customers to make a wider variety of trade-offs between price and value than is possible in the current world, where most sellers offer a single fixed price to all buyers.
* uBid.com expanded their Memphis operations by 70.0 percent to accommodate dramatically increasing Internet sales.