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social e-commerce

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Stripe exec: Soon, e-commerce will move to Facebook, too

Social networks are poised to become even more personal as they become a vehicle for e-commerce, too, predicts the co-founder of a payment processing startup.

By November 4, 2014

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PayPal chief wants to mobilize e-commerce

PayPal's president defends the digital payment provider's place at the forefront of mobile commerce while quipping he welcomes competition too.

By January 22, 2014

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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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With Pinpointing, Zappos hooks up Pinterest with e-commerce

Amazon's shoe company Zappos launches a service called Pinpointing that takes Pinterest user pins and offers up some possible purchases.

By August 29, 2012

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Facebook: The e-commerce future or wasteland?

A new report from Reuters claims a host of companies are betting big on e-commerce for the world's largest social network, and they think it could be huge.

By April 5, 2012

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Free shipping spurs e-commerce momentum

ComScore's data--along with other information from IBM's CoreMetrics and from ShopperTrak--will likely contribute to the clicks-killing-bricks argument for retail.

By December 5, 2011

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Snapchat CEO mulls IPO as startup nears 100M daily users

Evan Spiegel says his 4-year-old startup needs an IPO and is not interested in being an acquisition target.

By May 26, 2015

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Tango app launches mobile shopping feature with Walmart, Alibaba

Popular messaging app creates new shopping site with top retailer Walmart and e-commerce giant Alibaba as partners.

By May 12, 2015

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Chinese authorities pay visits to Uber offices

Officials in Guangzhou and Chengdu have investigated two Uber offices in China, as part of the government crackdown on the taxi-hailing app's operations.

By May 7, 2015

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Snapchat nabs investment from Alibaba for $15B valuation

Chinese e-commerce giant invests $200 million in the 3-year-old ephemeral message service, sources confirm.

By March 11, 2015