Making payments among friends is dead simple with Venmo for iOS and Android.
The payment processing company looks to expand its capabilities by buying a startup that focuses on letting users collect payments from friends.
The company will pay around $800 million for Braintree, which provides a payment system for online and mobile startup companies.
Scott Stein joins the show to talk about the year's best and worst in tech, the appearance of the Steambox in the wild, and paying off suspect debts using Venmo.
The security consultant says someone could easily spoof an originating SMS number and post messages to another person's Twitter account. Facebook has apparently already addressed the flaw in regard to its site.
PayPal has grand plans of replacing your wallet, and it hopes offering more discounts and dining-out payment options will help it do that.
Foursquare continues to grow in popularity across the globe. With the continued growth, more and more developers are using Foursquare's API in some very interesting ways. Here is a list of seven unique and fun ways to interact with your Foursquare account.
Partnership brings more tech cred to VeriFone in its battle in the mobile payments arena, where it's squared off against well-funded start-ups.
Payment service WePay uses your social network and online behavior in its suite of antifraud technologies.
One reporter's tale of spending an evening soliciting donations through the use of mobile gadget Square, the latest project from Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey.