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.
PayPal's president defends the digital payment provider's place at the forefront of mobile commerce while quipping he welcomes competition too.
Silicon Valley all-star Max Levchin launches Affirm, a startup focusing on making one-click payments from smartphones.
Amazon's shoe company Zappos launches a service called Pinpointing that takes Pinterest user pins and offers up some possible purchases.
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.
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.
As the company trumpets Google Photos' new abilities for archiving and sharing photos, it also quietly drops a sophisticated tool for editing them.
Twitch, Amazon's site to broadcast and watch footage of people playing video games, has chat rooms packed with the craziest emoji -- called emotes -- you've ever seen. These glyphs mean more than meets the eye.
Evan Spiegel says his 4-year-old startup needs an IPO and is not interested in being an acquisition target.
Popular messaging app creates new shopping site with top retailer Walmart and e-commerce giant Alibaba as partners.