Shopping - Easy eBay

Description: Easily search any eBay store (including eBay Motors). Simply enter your search string and the results will appear on your Dashboard in a beautifully formatted table. Clicking on any item will take you straight to the item's auction page in the browser of your choice.
Author: egglet
Version: 1.0
New in v1.0: * Automatically checks for updates and asks user if they wish to download the latest version.
* Uses standard Apple classes for UI features such as buttons, scrollbars, and stretcher.
* Simplified code allowing for faster execution and asynchronous XML fetches.
* Uses eBays new REST XSLT server to transform data at source.
* Works on Intel and PowerPC Macs.
* Internationalisation-ready.
Uploaded on: July 31st 2006 at 6:31 PM
Rating: (3.77 stars)   [Show Detailed Ratings]
Downloads: 1623 (all versions), 451 (this version)
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Sweet, any possibility of making the item number visible?

Posted by: brianru on Aug 12, 05 (12:05 AM) for version 0.1b (previous version)   View Detailed Rating

Brian, that shouldn't be a problem at all. I'll put it in the next release smiley

Posted by: egglet (developer) on Aug 12, 05 (1:10 PM) for version 0.1b (previous version)  

I like the widget, it looks nice and runs smooth. However I have problems with your affiliates. I block them. Perhaps an option to turn off your affiliate link? Or look for an alternative. I don't mind affiliate linking but I get stuck when the redirects pass through to adfarm.mediaplex.com

Posted by: shunuk on Aug 12, 05 (5:58 PM) for version 0.1b (previous version)   View Detailed Rating

Nice! Is it possible to making the shipping costs visible? Id love it smiley

Posted by: paulx on Aug 16, 05 (4:52 PM) for version 0.2b (previous version)   View Detailed Rating

Shipping costs is definitely something I could put in the display. There has also been a request for item ID and I think seller information might be good as well. I'm going to have to have a think about how best to format it all before the next version.

Posted by: egglet (developer) on Aug 16, 05 (5:22 PM) for version 0.2b (previous version)  

Remember egglet, u dont want it too cluttered. smiley

Posted by: rblitz on Aug 18, 05 (7:37 AM) for version 0.2b (previous version)   View Detailed Rating

Having studied the API in greater detail, I'm going to be unable to include shipping details and seller information in the results. Version 0.3 will include the item ID, though.

Posted by: egglet (developer) on Aug 22, 05 (3:45 AM) for version 0.2b (previous version)  

This latest version us really slow! Hopefully that will be something that is fixed in the future. The ability to watch items, either by adding a ebayID or by having the widget login to your account would be nice. Hopefully this will also have a better interface by v1.0smiley keep up the good work

Posted by: mactmaster on Aug 23, 05 (11:46 AM) for version 0.3b (previous version)   View Detailed Rating

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