Blog post from Rakesh "Rocky" Agrawal:
PayPal and Deutsche Telekom today announced a direct carrier billing relationship, which enables Deutsche Telekom users to make purchases directly to their mobile phone account.
Owners of the new Samsung Galaxy S5 will be able to use the handset's fingerprint authentication system to make payments at online and in-store merchants that accept PayPal.
Paypal is to be the first payments provider for Samsung's new range of Gear 2 smartwatches.
PayPal has hired programmer, computer scientist, and open source champion Danese Cooper as its first head of open source.
In November, we announced Uber was the first developer to integrate our new mobile SDK. We're excited to share that starting Monday, February 24, Uber will offer PayPal as a payment option to its UK users and our mobile SDK will be generally available to developers in more than 30 markets
Today we are announcing the end of StackMob Backend-as-a-Service, shutting down the StackMob brand, and focusing our team and resources on making PayPal the best global payments platform in the world. We are so thankful for your support of StackMob.
PayPal president David Marcus has fallen foul of crooks who swiped the details of his EMV card and used the information to go on a shopping spree.
British spy agency GCHQ ran denial-of-service attacks against chat rooms in a bid to disrupt efforts by the Anonymous and LulzSec collective to run their own DDoS campaigns against firms including PayPal and Visa, documents taken by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden reveal.
Clinkle Corporation, a startup working to modernize how people transact, today announced the appointment of Mike Liberatore as chief financial officer.
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