Payments http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/payments The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Payments en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:32:00 GMT Obama to Sign Cybersecurity Order, Wants Safer Payments Action comes after massive data breaches have put millions of consumers at risk. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:32:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238668 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238668 Reuters Business Is Eager to Embrace Bitcoin But Regulators Are Not Retailers worldwide increasingly see Bitcoin as just another payment method but governments are suspicious it is a rival to currency. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238101 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238101 Matt Odell French Bank, Twitter Team Up for Money Transfers One of the country's largest banks is teaming up with the social network to allow its customers to transfer money via tweets. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238412 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238412 Reuters Square Just Unveiled Something Coffee Addicts Have Been Dreaming About Forever The mobile payments company's Order app now allows users to pre-order their coffee and alerts baristas as they approach. Wed, 08 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238239 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238239 Kate Taylor Plastc Wants to Reinvent the Wallet with All-In-One Smart Card What does this one-size-fits-all card mean for the mobile-payments landscape? Tue, 07 Oct 2014 20:49:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238238 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238238 Nina Zipkin Blockchain Raises $30 Million in Biggest-Ever Funding Round for a Bitcoin Company The world’s largest Bitcoin wallet service just sealed a record venture capital deal. Backers include none other than billionaire Richard Branson. Tue, 07 Oct 2014 16:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238204 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238204 Kim Lachance Shandrow Accepting Bitcoin Payments Increasingly Looks Like Smart Business The novel new form of payment has advantages for businesses over credit cards for ordinary transactions. Mon, 06 Oct 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238100 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238100 Matt Odell 10 Affordable Tools to Help Online Entrepreneurs Succeed These applications help improve productivity and streamline certain aspects of business. Mon, 06 Oct 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238077 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238077 Jonathan Long Bill Gates: Bitcoin Is 'Better Than Currency' That's right. America's richest man believes Bitcoin is a promising payments solution. Why? Because it’s 'cheap.' However, his outlook isn't as bright on the anonymity aspect. Fri, 03 Oct 2014 19:37:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238103 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238103 Kim Lachance Shandrow PayPal Spawn Have Advanced Where the Online Payments Giant Has Stood Still While startup competitors don't have PayPal's breadth of services, they are entering areas that the once-nimble PayPal should own -- but doesn't. Thu, 02 Oct 2014 13:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238034 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/238034 Reuters How PayPal's Spinoff Could Spell a Tide Shift for the Mobile Payments Industry Newfound stock options and a self-governing stance could portend an acquisition or hiring spree. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:20:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237949 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237949 Geoff Weiss Billionaire Entrepreneur Mark Cuban: 'Bitcoin Has No Shot as a Long-Term Digital Currency' The outspoken Shark Tank star is anything but bullish on Bitcoin. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 19:13:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237869 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237869 Kim Lachance Shandrow New Details Emerge About Facebook's 'Buy' Button Social media platforms are doubling as ecommerce platforms that deliver instant gratification in the form of instant in-feed purchases. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:43:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237859 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237859 Laura Entis Three Years Later, Clinkle Launches Less Than Impressive App The oft-maligned startup rolled out a product that looks very different from its initial $30 million idea. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:09:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237795 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237795 Nina Zipkin PayPal Embraces Bitcoin Payments, Partners With BitPay, Coinbase and GoCoin PayPal is officially warming up to the cryptocurrency, though it is proceeding gradually and with caution. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237745 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237745 Kim Lachance Shandrow Coinbase Goes Global, Launches Bitcoin Services in 13 European Countries The thriving San Francisco-based Bitcoin exchange and payments processor has bitten off an ambitious first step into the European market. Here's how. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:22:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237389 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237389 Kim Lachance Shandrow The 'i' Goes Silent: Why Apple Didn't Name Its Smartwatch 'iWatch' Apple broke with tradition in the naming of its two latest products, Apple Watch and Apple Pay. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:07:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237278 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237278 Chris Kocek Finally: Bitcoin Is Coming to Merchants Who Use PayPal's Braintree Braintree will soon integrate Bitcoin, a move that could have Airbnb, Dropbox and Uber customers paying in the cryptocash. Meanwhile, PayPal dropped the B-word in a curious promo video, igniting another social media speculation frenzy. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:18:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237257 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237257 Kim Lachance Shandrow Here's How You Can Watch Apple's iPhone 6 Event Today If you're an Apple fan, you won't want to miss a second. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 14:32:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237251 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237251 Jason Fell Home Depot Suffers Possible Data Breach, Tries to Ease Customer Fears The world's largest home improvement retailer may be the latest victim of a credit and debit card breach. Wed, 03 Sep 2014 14:41:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237054 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237054 Kim Lachance Shandrow