EBay is to spin off Paypal into a publicly traded company in 2015 and has appointed American Express executive Dan Schulman as president and CEO of the payments business in anticipation of the move.
PayPal has partnered with three of the leading bitcoin processors to enable support for the crypto-currency among its digital merchants.
We want people to feel empowered to start businesses from the ground-up. With PayPal Here, we've been helping many small businesses grow by enabling them to get paid anywhere - in their stores and on the go.
With the Apple juggernaut about to steamroller all other payments-related news, PayPal has pushed the innovation bar a little higher by announcing plans to enable 'One Touch' transactions on iOS and Android phones and adding support for bitcoin purchasing.
At PayPal, we're always working to build product experiences that simplify payments, and looking to collaborate with businesses that share our vision for making the checkout process more seamless whether it's online, in-store or on mobile.
Shopping is fun, but forgetting your passwords online or your wallet when in-store isn't. That's why we've made it our mission to make it easier and more secure for you to shop and pay wherever you are.
We are excited to announce a new interactive online tool that helps demonstrate how the different PayPal API's are able to interact in a live working environment.
Innovation happens everywhere. But when it’s supported by the right tools, it can happen much faster and more seamlessly. The right platform can help unlock and support innovation that otherwise wouldn’t be possible.
Australian banks, retailers and payments specialists have signed on to a new co-ordination body that aims to step up the pace of innovation in the country's payments industry.
Shares in eBay rose nearly five per cent yesterday afternoon off the back of a media report that the online auction house could spin off its PayPal unit as early as next year.
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