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Why Billionaire Investor Reid Hoffman Is Betting Big on Bitcoin
Bitcoin

Why Billionaire Investor Reid Hoffman Is Betting Big on Bitcoin

The LinkedIn co-founder's investments in Facebook, Airbnb and Dropbox more than paid off. Will Silicon Valley's 'startup whisperer' be on the money about Bitcoin, too?
Kim Lachance Shandrow
PayPal, eBay to Stay Interdependent for Five Years After Split
Ecommerce

PayPal, eBay to Stay Interdependent for Five Years After Split

The two firms agreed that eBay would not reduce the volume of transactions it channels through PayPal.
PayPal to Pay $7.7 Million in Violations
Legal Issues

PayPal to Pay $7.7 Million in Violations

The electronic payments firm agreed to settle charges by the U.S. Treasury Department that it violated numerous sanctions programs against several countries.
Facebook's Foray Into Payments: Should PayPal be Worried?
Payments

Facebook's Foray Into Payments: Should PayPal be Worried?

Maybe not but the move suggests a larger strategy.
Leena Rao
Inside PayPal's Microlending Program
PayPal

Inside PayPal's Microlending Program

Microloans can mean mega profits.
Michelle Goodman
EBay's Breakup Plans May Open Door for Ecommerce Deals
Mergers and Acquisitions

EBay's Breakup Plans May Open Door for Ecommerce Deals

Splitting into three different companies could accommodate would-be suitors, signaling a potential merger fight after the breakup.
4 Reasons Why Your App Should Jump on the Apple Pay Bandwagon
Apple Pay

4 Reasons Why Your App Should Jump on the Apple Pay Bandwagon

Retooling your app to accept Apple Pay is worthwhile for the enhanced security and convenience, both of which customers demand.
Chris Beauchamp
PayPal Partners With Microsoft to Bring Its Card Reader to Windows Devices
PayPal

PayPal Partners With Microsoft to Bring Its Card Reader to Windows Devices

The ecommerce company also announced that its reader will be EMV-compliant by this summer.
Laura Entis
Massive Layoffs Are Reportedly Brewing at eBay Ahead of PayPal Spinoff
Layoffs

Massive Layoffs Are Reportedly Brewing at eBay Ahead of PayPal Spinoff

Plans are in the works to shed as much as 10 percent of eBay's workforce.
Laura Entis
How Mobile Payment Apps Are Energizing Businesses That Live On Cash Flow
Mobile Payments

How Mobile Payment Apps Are Energizing Businesses That Live On Cash Flow

Instant payment can free small businesses from the worry of unpaid invoices, making it likelier more will thrive.
Sam Madden
PayPal's Job Recruiting Secret: Hackathons
Hiring

PayPal's Job Recruiting Secret: Hackathons

'Every industry is being disrupted by software, and so demand for software talent, engineering talent, has just been growing up,' PayPal's CTO says.
Mary Thompson
Burger King Posts Strong U.S. Sales Growth as McDonald's Flounders
Franchise

Burger King Posts Strong U.S. Sales Growth as McDonald's Flounders

The Whopper maker is looking to new frontiers, introducing mobile payments and making a push into India.
Kate Taylor
Apple Pay Officially Arrives Monday, Oct. 20
Apple

Apple Pay Officially Arrives Monday, Oct. 20

The new payments paradigm has been billed as a potential credit-card killer.
Geoff Weiss
Elon Musk's Cryptic 'D' Tweet Practically Blew Up Twitter
Elon Musk

Elon Musk's Cryptic 'D' Tweet Practically Blew Up Twitter

It only takes a consonant to start a Twitter fire. Take it from billionaire Elon Musk.
Kim Lachance Shandrow