Browsing the "PayPal" Tag

Rapper Soulja Boy Brags About Bitcoin Gains in New Rap Track

| Nikhilesh De

Soulja Boy is diving head-first into the crypto world with a song titled "Bitcoin" off his latest track.

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Peter Thiel, Bitmain Co-Founder Invest in EOS Developer Block.one

| Christine Kim

In a fresh round of funding, Block.one has added to its line-up of major investors PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel and bitcoin mining giant Bitmain.

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Another PayPal Co-Founder Is Embracing Blockchain’s ‘Seismic Shift’

| Annaliese Milano

Origin has hired Yu Pan, a co-founder of PayPal and the first employee at YouTube, to act as its Research and Development Engineer.

PayPal Is Seeking Faster Crypto Payments Tech

| Nikhilesh De

A patent application by PayPal proposes launching instantaneous transactions by transferring private keys rather than cryptocurrencies.

Ex-PayPal President: Facebook Messenger Unlikely to Support Crypto

| Annaliese Milano

Facebook Messenger is unlikely to adopt cryptocurrencies soon, says vice president of messaging David Marcus.

Report: Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund Bets Millions on Bitcoin

| Wolfie Zhao

PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel's VC firm reportedly made hundreds of millions by putting $15 million to $20 million down on bitcoin last year.

PayPal’s Max Levchin: Blockchain ‘Brilliant’ But Undecided on Bitcoin

| Sujha Sundararajan

Max Levchin, co-founder of PayPal, has revealed that he is a big fan of blockchain technology, but is still "not sure" about bitcoin.

Peter Thiel: Bitcoin Is Like A ‘Reserve Form Of Money’

| Stan Higgins

Peter Thiel, the billionaire co-founder of PayPal, believes that critics of bitcoin are "underestimating" the cryptocurrency.

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The PayPal Moment: When Bitcoin Met Mainstream Payments

| Steve Beauregard

PayPal accepting bitcoin? The story behind the headlines that made the mainstream public take notice of the upstart digital currency.

PayPal Blocks Bitcoin Parody of Super Bowl Commercial

| Daniel Palmer

A parody of a PayPal Super Bowl commercial that was posted on YouTube has been blocked by the Internet payments company.