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PayPal boldly ponders what no payment processor has pondered before: space

PayPal, which claims more than 128 million active accounts in 193 markets and 25 currencies around the globe, is now looking at outer space.

PayPal denies teenager reward for finding website bug

A 17-year-old German student contends PayPal has denied him a reward for finding a vulnerability in its website.

Groupon to launch POS app for iPad? Here are 5 alternatives

A new iPad app for taking credit cards on an iPad surfaced briefly in the iTunes store today. Here’s what it’s up against when it resurfaces.

PayPal accepts coins and paper currency at Coinstar kiosks

A PayPal alliance with Coinstar is being expanded to some parts of the U.S., allowing customers to deposit, withdraw and transfer funds to PayPal accounts through Coinstar kiosks.

PayPal phishing scams ramp up for holidays

'Tis the season to be careful. That should be no surprise. Given that the online holiday shopping season is peaking, cybercriminals would be expected to ramp up their efforts as well.

PayPal offers holiday price matching, other buying perks

PayPal jumps into the holiday spirit, offering price matching and free return shipping for anyone who buys gifts and other items using their U.S. PayPal account between November 1 and December 31, 2012.


Barclays Tests Paypal Rival in UK

The new service, called Pingit, targets smartphones and could spread to other markets.

Shopping Cart Service Taps Into Social Networking Sites

If you can't bring the people to the store, Cartfly may help you bring the store to the people.