Collaborative Study (Fall 2000)

Topic Name Email
Internet Application System Design
-- Online escrow services
Snigdha Chaudhuri snigdha_sc@hotmail.com
Haijun Zhao zhaohaijun@hotmail.com
Parmeswaran Jayaraj pjyraj@hotmail.com

Tasks

  • Survey on online escrow services
  • Research in technical and commercial issues for escrow services
    • User interface
    • Service flow
    • Security consideration
    • Service risk analysis
    • Pricing
  • Develop a pilot system using any web-based tools

Meeting schedule

Wednesday afternoon 12-2p

References

http://www.britannica.com/bcom/magazine/article/0,5744,371512,00.html
http://www.iescrow.com/  ' COMPANY SITE
http://www.britannica.com/bcom/magazine/article/0,5744,315650,00.html
http://www.britannica.com/bcom/magazine/article/0,5744,87045,00.html
http://www.whatamibid.com/  ' COMPANY SITE
http://www.internetclearing.com/letter.asp   ' COMPANY SITE
http://www.pcworld.com/consumer/article/0,5120,16666+1+0,00.html
http://www.escrow.com/index.html  ' COMPANY SITE
http://www.escrowguardian.com/hFAQ.htm  ' COMPANY SITE
http://news.cnet.com/news//0-1007-200-2002074.html?tag=st.cn.sr.ne.2
http://news.cnet.com/news//0-1007-200-1639332.html?tag=st.cn.sr.ne.3
http://news.cnet.com/news/0-1007-200-344899.html?tag=st.ne.1.srchres.ni
http://www.cnn.com/2000/TECH/computing/07/14/auction.tutorial.idg/index.html
http://www.tradesafe.com/ ' COMPANY SITE
http://www.fortknoxescrow.com/ ' COMPANY SITE
http://www.fortknoxescrow.com/services_softtest.htm

http://www.fortknoxescrow.com/services_software.htm
http://www.fortknoxescrow.com/articles/tlw2.htm
http://www.fortknoxescrow.com/newsreso.htm

Online Escrow Services corporations:

http://www.internetclearing.com/
http://www.tradesafe.com/
http://www.iescrow.com/
http://www.trade-direct.com/
http://www.auctionuniverse.com/
http://www.escrownet.com.au/
http://www.itrustyou.com/
http://www.buyassured.com/
http://www.eskrowz.com/
http://www.virtualsurety.com/

Articles about Online Escrow Services:

http://triblive.com/business/esc0404.html
http://thestandard.net/article/article_print/0%2C1153%2C5538%2C00.html