March 2, 2015

On the heels of Samsung’s announcement that it would roll out Samsung Pay in the United States this summer, PayPal announced it is buying mobile wallet technology start-up Paydiant.

February 18, 2015

Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn has increased his investment holding in EBay Inc.

February 17, 2015

Deputy Secretary Sarah Bloom Raskin, U.S. Department of Treasury, on Friday discussed next-generation retail payment technologies designed to protect the convenience and sense of trust consumers hold for what has become an increasingly digital marketplace with several industry leaders across the omnichannel supply chain at the White House Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection.

February 17, 2015

Deputy Secretary Sarah Bloom Raskin, U.S. Department of Treasury, on Friday discussed next-generation retail payment technologies designed to protect the convenience and sense of trust consumers hold for what has become an increasingly digital marketplace with several industry leaders across the omnichannel supply chain at the White House Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection.

January 27, 2015

One pure-play and six omnichannel retailers received top honors for their online customer service in the E-Tailing Group’s Q4 2014 Mystery Shopping Study.

January 21, 2015

Ebay Inc.  plans to cut about 2,400 positions, or 7% of its workforce, across eBay marketplaces, PayPal, and eBay enterprise in the current quarter to simplify its organizational structure.

January 21, 2015

Ebay Inc.  plans to cut about 2,400 positions, or 7% of its workforce, across eBay marketplaces, PayPal, and eBay enterprise in the current quarter to simplify its organizational structure.

January 14, 2015

PayPal will release a new PayPal Here credit card reader that will include payment support for Microsoft Surface and other Windows devices.

January 14, 2015

PayPal will release a new PayPal Here credit card reader that will include payment support for Microsoft Surface and other Windows devices.

December 23, 2014

Business accelerator Plug and Play Tech Center and Simon Properties are hosting an event, “Silicon Valley Retail CMO Summit 2015,” Feb. 4-6, 2015 at Plug and Play’s headquarters in Sunnyvale, California. 

December 19, 2014

The New Year is looking very happy for EBay CEO John Donahoe and CFO Bob Swan. 

December 16, 2014

Three out of four (76%) online buyers are dissatisfied with the strength of credit card and personal information security among retailers. 

December 16, 2014

Three out of four (76%) online buyers are dissatisfied with the strength of credit card and personal information security among retailers. 

December 11, 2014

 EBay Inc. is reportedly considering cutting up to 3,000 jobs early in 2015. 

November 20, 2014

Cross-border shoppers (those for whom more than 10% of their online spend is cross-border), spend approximately twice as much as consumers who only shop domestically.

November 17, 2014

PayPal and Braintree have named named the $100,000 grand prize winner of the 2014 BattleHack Series. 

November 17, 2014

PayPal and Braintree have named named the $100,000 grand prize winner of the 2014 BattleHack Series. 

November 12, 2014

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., which previously said it is in discussions with Apple about working with its Apple Pay digital payment service, is now reportedly also open to working with EBay’s PayPal digital payment service. 

November 12, 2014

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., which previously said it is in discussions with Apple about working with its Apple Pay digital payment service, is now reportedly also open to working with EBay’s PayPal digital payment service. 

October 30, 2014

EBay Inc. will offer Visa Qiwi Wallet as a payment option on EBay in Russia. Starting Nov. 5, all Russian EBay customers will be able to pay for their purchases with Visa Qiwi Wallet. 

October 24, 2014

Wow. What a month in the world of mobile payments.

October 24, 2014

Wow. What a month in the world of mobile payments.

October 24, 2014

PayPal Canada is launching PassPort, a website designed to help small businesses sell internationally.

October 20, 2014

Venture capitalist Marc Andreessen is resigning from the EBay Inc. board of directors.