Category Archives: PayPal


Inspired by the success of Facebook, Google, Mozilla, Samsung and others who have implemented 'Bug Bounty' programs -- PayPal today updates its original bug reporting process into a paid "bug bounty" program."I originally had reservations about the idea of paying researchers for bug reports, but I am happy to admit that the data has shown […]

Email phishing is costing regular people and companies millions of dollars each year, if not more -- one of the most popular methods that scammers employ is something called "domain spoofing." With this technique, someone sends a message that seems legitimate when you look at the "From" line even though it's actually a fake. In […]

Cyber Monday reached $1.25 billion in online spending, up 22% versus year ago, representing the heaviest online spending day in history and the second day on record to surpass the billion-dollar threshold, reports comScore."Cyber Monday's 22% growth in sales was driven by an increase in both the number of buyers (up 11%) and the average […]

PayPal at the opening of their Shopping Showcase, announced that over the next 12-24 months, the company will introduce technologies that give consumers the choice to "swipe, enter, or tap" when they pay.PayPal says, "At Showcase we're demonstrating how the future PayPal App, with the integration of RedLaser, will be able to easily and intelligently […]

PayPal India just announced that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has lifted one of the restricons imposed on Indian merchants earlier this year.Effective immediately, "merchants in India can receive export-related payments for goods and services into their PayPal account up to USD 3000 per transaction," announced PayPal."This is great news as the vast majority […]

King of Pop, Michael Jackson is irrefutably one of the most iconic entertainers of this generation.On Saturday, October 8 at 10am PT, "Michael Forever: The Tribute Concert" will broadcast live worldwide to Facebook's hundreds of millions of fans from the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales.Powered by Milyoni, the concert will be hosted by Jamie Foxx […]

PayPal, this week, gave merchants a sneak peak at company's new payment technologies that will help give their customers a much better shopping and buying experience through PayPal."We're rolling out a one-stop shop for merchants to engage their customers directly during every part of the shopping lifecycle - generating demand from consumers through location-based offers, […]