PayPal's president defends the digital payment provider's place at the forefront of mobile commerce while quipping he welcomes competition too.
The search giant plans to go after Amazon in an effort to beef up product search and e-commerce offerings. Google's first target: groceries.
The goal of acquiring The Fancy, Business Insider reports, is to better leverage the 400 million or so credit cards Apple has on file at its iTunes store.
As Google focuses more on services like Google+, it will shutter the decade-old social network, popular mostly in Brazil.
Social-media commerce ramps up as Facebook tests a Buy button and Twitter acquires CardSpring. Meanwhile, Amazon debuts a Netflix-like service for e-books called Kindle Unlimited.
Silicon Valley all-star Max Levchin launches Affirm, a startup focusing on making one-click payments from smartphones.
The company's latest acquisition adds advertising retargeting technology.
A more generic social sign-in Google button has been appearing in some developer accounts, according to The Verge. But a Google spokesperson says it's much ado about nothing.
Amazon's shoe company Zappos launches a service called Pinpointing that takes Pinterest user pins and offers up some possible purchases.
The e-retail store will offer everything from fashion to tech to jewelry, according to a new report.