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University student to launch new buying app this month

From left to right, Ethan Goldman, Spencer Carmona and Bryan Lapidus have been developing Bzar, a buying and selling app, since summer 2013. The app features a simplified item newsfeed and its own communication tool to make transactions easier between users.

April 14, 2014

This past summer, three friends from Tenafly, N.J., decided websites such as eBay and Craigslist were not cutting it for buying and selling items online. They decided there had to be a better way and began the process of creating the app, Bzar.  Ethan Goldman, sophomore in Business — along with his two fri...