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Report: Twitter may be considering e-commerce

San Francisco – Twitter is reportedly making moves that indicate it is considering launching e-commerce services. According to The Next Web, users of the Twitter Android app are reporting a dormant “Payment & Shipping” option appearing in the settings menu.

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In June, an inactive “buy now” button began appearing in tweets relating to the Fancy e-commerce site. In addition, previous media reports have indicated that internal Twitter documents show plans for e-commerce, and that Twitter may be negotiating a deal with online payment provider Stripe.