PayPal

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.
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.
Payments

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

Maybe not but the move suggests a larger strategy.
PayPal

Inside PayPal's Microlending Program

Microloans can mean mega profits.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Apple

Apple Pay Officially Arrives Monday, Oct. 20

The new payments paradigm has been billed as a potential credit-card killer.
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.
Competition

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.
Funding

What Do Snoop Dogg, Marc Andreessen and Peter Thiel Have in Common? Reddit, Y'all.

With so much drama in the LBC, somehow, someway, Snoop still keeps coming up with funky-ass investments like every single day.