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Is almost here I stay away I do not go running.
Through the worse since the deterrent to -- highway and Black Friday in the start of the holiday shopping season more and more stores opening their doors on Thanksgiving night but is it possible.
To enjoy time with your family on Thanksgiving and not miss out on any big deals.
-- mobile has the answer -- Yanukovich eBay mobile devices vice president joins us in a first on Fox Business interview from Mountain View California.
What cracks me up about you guys is that you actually did a study and you have pinpointed.
The exact time that you believe people finished their dinner.
And are ready to shop on the mobile devices first of all Steve what time is that.
Wells probably gonna be about the same -- in -- so we call it posed by shopping.
OK is their point on the clock.
-- well you know it's it's roughly 5 PM.
We see do a big.
-- and always shopping in the evening hours and this holiday when everyone's together.
We think that they're going to be inspiration and they're gonna be about awareness about -- they need to do for the family so.
It's a perfect time freight to actually act on that inspiration and it's in the palm of your hand.
Right so the pie goes in the mouth that's it and actually do you -- -- is saying.
East and West Coast time boom people will start shopping and that's when you will release a whole bunch of deals like correct on eBay what kind of deals -- people see.
That's right yeah we're going after the things that matter most and holidays so -- are obviously are on everybody's shopping lists for presents.
In consumer electronics will be -- as well also have a selection of all the great products that people are looking for.
And -- to do those only almost special mobile deals going after the this idea of when is a convenient to you.
In the factor with people breaking a start talking about the guests and that's different right because it wasn't so she's so little -- the computer may be at the table put people use the phone.
But yeah if I -- after Thanksgiving to go home all of a sudden I look but you're all on our phones it was really.
It was it was a touching family moment I must say let's let's talk about -- electronics.
EBay's sells up.
Tap what does what I heard a tablet every two.
Minutes now what kind of deals on which tablets or -- have the many iPad you tell me -- am dying to know so that our viewers now.
Well we have yet look at the selection of the sort congress is enormous and so if you whether it's an iPad mania though -- party are hot and -- on eBay up.
Right now or other you know some of the the LeapFrog type tablets for the kids as various kinds.
Those are trending right now we see people -- those with our red laser product.
So it's it's really the whole gamut right all these tablets if you -- -- -- and in the we have the best deals you can you can get the product quickly.
So it's all about selection and again.
You know in that moment where you think about someone told you about the right -- -- in right in that moment -- -- inspired write your interest is -- yes senior active on a write off about.
Ten billion in mobile transactions this year okay you're looking at possibly reaching.
What do you what do you think you'll make -- mean it was five billion last year.
You're anticipating a doubling here by the end of the year to are you close to reaching upwards are able to come back on fox business and say -- we -- -- Are you bet you know we're we're on track for that for that number it's fantastic gets a global number.
And you know we see fantastic growth and in this year alone.
You know mobile has become an acquisition channel for new customers this year.
Through Q3 we added one point eight million -- -- we've never seen these customers before.
And so mobile you know shopping awareness -- you know you're here in -- with you in the room and you are start buying a product and -- a great deal.
And you become aware of because until what are you doing and -- -- TV and I and I have a great deal and so you're like really in on the phone and that's what happens -- of viral thing that happens in a big way.
Well we see it with the Best -- numbers people don't feel the need anymore to walk into a Best -- mean they've fallen down so it's it's you guys it's Amazon.
Which brings me to the mobile wallet issue -- -- is always there and in the beginning they've been really strong but now -- square.
All kinds of as I call -- mobile -- love but you know it's it's in essence Wi-Fi wallets.
And there's competition there to how do you guys hold -- -- the market share that you have a knock it chipped away by the new upstarts.
Well I think for us it's working with the retailers -- and that's a reach those are really important in the holiday season and both our PayPal business.
He day -- -- my mobile business we are working with retailers right so it's no longer just e-commerce and it's all of commerce right so our apps.
Including relays -- you'll start to see a companion.
Experience as I walk into a brick and mortar store so -- day is about connecting buyers and sellers.
And these brick and mortar merchants there are partners.
OK finally you know the flash sale site -- -- the -- groups of the world the room monologues are they biting into the eBay business I would I would imagine -- might in a certain way but it might be a different consumer you tell me.
Prom yet to different consumer that's that in some cases those are inspirational shopping or there's like deal tension because it's -- time deal.
And we do the same thing.
Yeah it's just that we have a much bigger inventory write the long tail inventory along with roughly 70% of the products and -- be our New York.
And fixed price.
-- -- -- Before we -- -- -- eight million users I know you guys contract every single tick of all of this.
So much worry about the fiscal -- -- -- seeing any pull back any sort of shrinking away from doing these kinds of impulsive.
-- -- -- buying that the people of done on -- You know look and not really mobile is a new paradigm for shopping -- situation -- -- because of where you are and who you're with -- a time of day.
And it's every week -- -- the date you can shop.
And so there's a shift thread of Internet use mobile so we're seeing tremendous growth.
All the time in mobile Steve -- -- that she's eBay mobile vice president thank you so much for joining us stay tuned we're coming right back down was still down about 24 points red on the screen.