Techmeme

Results 181 - 190 of about 275:

Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Amazon Says No to Accepting Bitcoin, Maybe to Building an Amex or Visa Competitor   —  Like bitcoin?  Like Amazon?  Want to use bitcoin to buy stuff from Amazon?  —  I have some bad news for you.  Not going to happen anytime soon.  —  “Obviously it gets a lot of press and we have considered it …
Apr 14, 2014, 7:15 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Square Hires Amazon AWS Exec Alyssa Henry as Engineering Lead   —  Square is one step closer to fully filling out its executive team, hiring long-time Amazon veteran Alyssa Henry as its new engineering lead.  —  At Square, Henry will “head up engineering operations for Square's infrastructure …
Apr 14, 2014, 6:00 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Jeff Bezos is making payments a top area of focus and investment at Amazon   —  Jeff Bezos to Amazon Payments Team: Move Faster  —  The payments industry has been waiting for years for Amazon, with its 215 million credit cards on file, to flex its muscles.  Apparently, CEO Jeff Bezos has been, too.
Apr 13, 2014, 9:10 AMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Sources: Apple not interested in acquiring Square, Jack Dorsey not keen on selling it to Google   —  A Sale or IPO or More Funding?  Here's What Might Be Next for Square.  —  Of all the many high-profile Internet companies, perhaps none has attracted more speculation than Square.  It makes sense.
Apr 9, 2014, 10:30 AMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
More Exec Departures Hit Payments Startup Clinkle   —  Sooner or later, you'd think the bleeding has to stop at Clinkle.  Not yet, though.  —  Re/code has learned that Chief Service and Operational Officer Andy Rendich has left the startup just a few weeks after COO Barry McCarthy …
Mar 31, 2014, 1:10 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Stripe Merchants Will Soon Be Able to Accept Bitcoin Payments   —  Online payments company Stripe will soon allow its customers, who use its payments tools to accept credit card purchases online, to accept bitcoin payments as well, its CEO told Re/code on Wednesday evening.
Mar 27, 2014, 2:45 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Clinkle Revealed: Here's What the Embattled Startup Is (And Isn't) Building   —  For a company that hasn't publicly launched its product yet, Clinkle has received a ton of media coverage, not much of it flattering.  —  Here's a recap: Last week, the company's biggest hire to date …
Mar 18, 2014, 12:40 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Clinkle's Still a Hot Mess as Its Big Shot COO Departs (Updated)   —  Barry McCarthy was supposed to bring stability to the tumultuous environment at Clinkle, the stealth payments startup he joined in the fall as its first chief operating officer.  Instead, the former longtime Netflix CFO …
Mar 13, 2014, 6:10 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Layoffs Hit eBay's Magento Division; Product Chief Exits   —  EBay has laid off dozens of people in its Magento e-commerce software division, two people familiar with the moves told Re/code.  The total number of affected jobs is near 50, one of these people said.
Mar 13, 2014, 2:15 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
With Square Capital, Square Begins Offering Controversial Merchant Cash Advances   —  Square's search for new revenue streams is pushing it toward a controversial industry: Merchant cash advances.  —  The financial product, which operates outside of the regulation of loans …
Mar 3, 2014, 7:25 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
The making of Xbox One X  —  Inside the creation of Microsoft's most compact and powerful console yet.
eero:
eero data report  —  Read about trends in connected device adoption, usage patterns and behaviors from 10 major metropolitan areas.
Intercom:
From signed up to satisfied  —  Getting new users is easy; keeping them is hard.  Join Intercom co-founder Des Traynor as he explains how to bridge the gap between a company's initial traction and sustained success.
Zoho:
Ready to digitally sign your HR documents?  Introducing the new Zoho People-Zoho Sign integration  —  We at Zoho People constantly strive to make your HR team's work as efficient as possible.
Worldpay:
Get connected with us  —  We're co-hosting a webinar on the rise of invisible payments in the connected world.  Read more and register here.