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Billing himself as a "finance nerd," serial entrepreneur Max Levchin decides to take the CEO job at online lending startup Affirm.
Max Levchin, co-founder of PayPal, Stripe, and most recently Glow, has visions for the future of technology that are both incredible and totally out there.
Silicon Valley all-star Max Levchin launches Affirm, a startup focusing on making one-click payments from smartphones.
The PayPal co-founder says new CEO Melissa Mayer's inspiring move to Yahoo was just one factor of a few that helped him make his decision.
The company injects some Silicon Valley firepower into its board with the addition of Levchin. His arrival coincides with the departure of CEOs from the Weather Channeland Intuit.
The Virgin Group founder invests in the crowdfunding startup. "I certainly would have tried" Indiegogo, he tells CNET.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Cover will remain available in the Google Play store until further notice.
Glow, the app founded by Max Levchin that helps women trying to conceive, announces a partnership with popular app MyFitnessPal to try to increase the odds of conception.
A trio of veterans from Google, Facebook, and Yahoo tries to make Android phones more useful by anticipating the apps you want the moment you wake up a device. Something they couldn't do on iOS.
A new campaign dubbed "Hour of Code" hosted by Code.org enlists some of tech's heavy hitters to help students better understand computer programming.