Tag Archives: PayPal
- Gfinity Part Ways With PayPal; And The Coalition Creates Gears of War eSports Circuit With $1m Guaranteed Prize Pool
August 3, 2016
eSports event organiser Gfinity have parted ways with PayPal after the online payment processor pursues more concrete legal data on the flow of eSports cash through their channels, and Microsoft and The Coalition create Gears of War eSports circuit with a $1m guarantee. It seems the recent skin betting debacle...
- Bitcoin wallet lets users pay via Twitter as cloud storage provider ditches Paypal feature
July 15, 2016
One bitcoin wallet is looking beyond emails and bitcoin addresses for peer-to-peer transactions. iPayYou recently rolled out its “Pay-by-Twitter” feature, a first-of-its-kind tool that allows users to send bitcoin using the receiver’s handle on the popular microblogging platform. The recipient can opt to hold the bitcoins in his or her...
- Paypal files patent for payment device that accepts digital currencies
June 1, 2016
Is Paypal support for bitcoin coming soon? Last week, we discussed how the online payment platform created an opportunity for digital currency wallet developers when it announced that it will soon stop supporting select mobile operating platforms such as Windows Phone, Amazon and Blackberry. Well, that story was apparently just...
- Why Paypal’s decision to kill apps on some mobile platforms is an exciting opportunity for bitcoin
May 27, 2016
Online payment processing service Paypal is ditching support for several mobile platforms. The online payment platform recently announced that it is pulling their apps from operating systems Windows Phone, Amazon, and Blackberry starting June 30, 2016. In a blog post, Paypal said its decision to remove its mobile app from...
- Paypal ceases payment protection for online gambling in US, Canada, Brazil
May 11, 2016
Online payment processing service Paypal announced that it will soon stop protecting payments for transactions related to gambling in several countries. The online payment platform recently issued a statement, where it outlined the changes it will make to its Payment Protection policy and User Agreement, impacting buyer and seller protection...
- Yahoo says no more credit card deposits for daily fantasy sports, PayPal okay
March 31, 2016
Internet giant Yahoo has informed users of its daily fantasy sports platform that they can no longer make deposits using their credit cards. On Wednesday, Yahoo users reported received emails from the company saying it would “no longer accept credit card deposits into Yahoo Sports Daily Fantasy accounts.” The new...
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