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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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Peter Thiel, Max Levchin: U.S. tech innovation almost dead

Their book damning U.S. innovation isn't out yet, but we get a preview at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference.

By September 12, 2011

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PayPal co-founder Levchin leaves Google

Max Levchin walks away from the Web giant only a year after Google bought his company, Slide. Now Google plans to shutter Slide applications, including the just-launched Photovine picture-sharing service.

By August 25, 2011

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Max Levchin envisions an Alcoholics Anonymous app on Facebook

Man behind PayPal (and SuperPoke) thinks that Facebook applications can progress beyond their procrastination-friendly roots, but it might take some creativity.

By April 24, 2008

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Slide's Levchin: Measuring success in virtual pregnancy tests

Levchin made his name by co-founding something very utilitarian--PayPal. Now he's achieving success with something that's consciously silly.

By April 23, 2008

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PayPal founder takes on the fertility industry with Glow

"Having babies is a moral imperative for the human race. What's been missing for people who can't is data and financial arbitrage," says Glow founder Max Levchin.

By May 29, 2013