The split is a logical progression for PayPal, but eBay needs to show that it's also a smart decision for its core e-commerce business as Amazon lures away sellers.
PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel says it makes sense for eBay to split from the online payments service. Now, PayPal will need to focus on making its product more competitive in a mobile world.
Second-hand clothing apps are luring women from other online marketplaces by promising built-in community and profits.
Kindle name is dropped from Amazon's family of tablets to strengthen ties to the rest of its burgeoning hardware line.
The e-commerce company takes another step toward enabling consumers to buy products through tweets.
The online-payments company is testing the waters by partnering with other companies willing to process transactions using the digital currency.
Following the Chinese company's historic IPO, the co-founder talks about his ambitious with his US e-commerce rival.
The Chinese company's record-breaking initial public offering is paying off with a splashy opening on the New York Stock Exchange.
In the largest initial public offering in US history, Alibaba raises funds to fuel its global ambitions.
The e-commerce giant delivers a $99 tablet and a kid-focused tablet, leveraging what's worked for it in the past: low prices and tech-aware parents.