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EBay the week of Oct. 30 begins tacking on a 10% buyer's fee to auctions in its upscale Great Collections area. The fee will be paid by bidders to sellers. EBay posted the fee increase notice on its announcements board; it is the first time the auction site has imposed a buyer's premium on an entire class of auctions on the site.

Customized, branded portal infrastructure provider IBelong has received $22.6 million in venture funding and launched a new system for hosting portals. The funding will support deployment of the company's proprietary technology, as well as sales and marketing efforts.

Macromedia and wireless applications provider AvantGo announced a strategic relationship that will enable Macromedia Dreamweaver and Dreamweaver UltraDev developers to deliver Web content to mobile devices using AvantGo's mobile infrastructure software and services.

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