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Paypal co-founder Levchin scratches CEO itch in latest role

Billing himself as a "finance nerd," serial entrepreneur Max Levchin decides to take the CEO job at online lending startup Affirm.

By June 9, 2014

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PayPal co-founder Max Levchin on harnessing hurricanes and using data to get pregnant

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.

By August 1, 2013

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PayPal co-founder Levchin launches e-commerce startup

Silicon Valley all-star Max Levchin launches Affirm, a startup focusing on making one-click payments from smartphones.

By February 26, 2013

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Levchin: I joined Yahoo board after Mayer's 'very ballsy move'

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.

By December 14, 2012

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Yahoo shakes up board, adds PayPal cofounder Max Levchin

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.

By December 13, 2012

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Richard Branson: I would have started my businesses with Indiegogo (Q&A)

The Virgin Group founder invests in the crowdfunding startup. "I certainly would have tried" Indiegogo, he tells CNET.

By May 22, 2014

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Twitter snaps up Android lockscreen maker Cover

Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Cover will remain available in the Google Play store until further notice.

By April 7, 2014

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Trying to get pregnant? Fertility, fitness apps team up to help

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.

By October 17, 2013

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Startup Cover bets on Android's market clout, flexibility

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.

By October 24, 2013

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Gates, Zuck, Dorsey chip in to teach 10M students coding

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.

By October 14, 2013