PayPal helped pioneer seamless digital payments more than a decade ago, enabling consumers to checkout with only a username and password while tokenizing consumer data to keep payment credentials secure.
PayPal has bought Modest, a 'contextual commerce' startup run by two former senior tech leads on Barack Obama's re-election campaign. Financial terms of the deal have not been disclosed.
PayPal is working with the US Department of Commerce to tap into a treasure trove of economic data on consumer and business purchasing patterns worldwide.
BlackBerry has teamed up with PayPal for a trial that lets BBM users in Canada send and receive money through the messaging service.
Launched today, the Near Field Communication (NFC)-enabled PayPal Here card reader accepts contactless payments from Visa, Maestro and MasterCard debit / credit cards as well as Apple Pay.
ANZ today announced the establishment of an international panel of technology experts to provide advice to the Board on the strategic application of new technologies and on emerging technology, digital and social media trends that affect the Bank’s business and strategic direction.
PayPal Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: PYPL) today announced John D. Rainey is joining the digital payments leader as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective August 24, 2015.
Hot payments startup Stripe has landed a new round of funding from investors including American Express, Visa and Sequoia Capital, valuing the San Francisco-based company at $5 billion.
PayPal today announced that they have teamed up with TransferTo, a global airtime remittance leader, to offer mobile airtime top-up in Canada.
Palantir Technologies, a big data startup co-founded by Peter Thiel, has completed a massive $450 million funding round that values the company at $20 billion.
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