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# paypal - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

From Business ETC Stripe goes global by letting users get paid in any currency Currency Converter

Stripe goes global by letting users get paid in any currency

The company, founded by Limerick brothers John and Patrick Collison, will allow businesses to accept payments from more than 130 different currencies.

# paypal - Saturday 2 November, 2013

# paypal - Friday 26 April, 2013

From Business ETC New scheme launched to help get more businesses trading online Activating Dublin

New scheme launched to help get more businesses trading online

Currently only 23 per cent of Irish SMEs trade online, with three of the four billion that Irish consumers spend online leaving the country.

# paypal - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Good news: eBay to create 450 jobs in Dundalk

The new jobs will be in customer services, sales and compliance.

# paypal - Thursday 17 January, 2013

From Business ETC Ebay’s 4Q performance caps company’s best year yet EBay

Ebay’s 4Q performance caps company’s best year yet

Revenue for the fourth quarter ending 31 December, 2012 increased 18 per cent to $4 billion, compared to the same time last year.

# paypal - Thursday 6 December, 2012

British student convicted over Anonymous PayPal hacking

Prosecutors said the assault on PayPal had cost the company €4.3 million in loss of trading as well as updates to fend off similar attacks.

# paypal - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Amid Savita death concerns, Minister bids to attract Indian students to Ireland

Department of Education and Skills says the week-long mission to India headed up by Junior Minister Ciarán Cannon was planned months in advance of the death of Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar in Galway.

# paypal - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Dublin Web Summit: Credit and debit cards could become a thing of the past

In the future people will want to be able to make payments directly from their current account using their phone, rather than a card, the Dublin Web Summit heard today.

# paypal - Thursday 15 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Thursday

TheJournal.ie’s evening round-up of all the day’s main news, plus the bits and pieces you may have missed.

# paypal - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Your nightly news round-up of the day’s biggest stories…

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From Business ETC PayPal to create 1,000 new jobs in Dundalk Jobswatch

PayPal to create 1,000 new jobs in Dundalk

The online payment processing giant is to create 1,000 new jobs by creating a major call centre in Dundalk.

# paypal - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

From Business ETC Tech giants join forces to end phishing emails Crackdown

Tech giants join forces to end phishing emails

Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Yahoo, and PayPal are among the companies which have started a tough new approach to stopping scam emails.

# paypal - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

From Business ETC PayPal president named new Yahoo CEO Yahoo!

PayPal president named new Yahoo CEO

Yahoo has been without a permanent CEO for three months.

# paypal - Monday 24 October, 2011

WikiLeaks to suspend publications over severe financial shortage

The whistleblowing website calls a temporary halt to publications, promising legal action against a “blockade” by financial companies.

# paypal - Friday 14 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Growing numbers of Brits leaving internet passwords in wills Beyond The Grave

Growing numbers of Brits leaving internet passwords in wills

A British survey says people are leaving their internet passwords for their loved ones to use, as lawyers encourage the practice.

# paypal - Tuesday 9 August, 2011

From Business ETC PayPal creates 200 jobs in Dublin PayPal

PayPal creates 200 jobs in Dublin

Online payments company announces a range of new positions at its Blanchardstown base.

# paypal - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix This post contains images

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

In today’s fix: Postcodes may be on the way, Ireland’s broadband is up to speed, fun in the sun, and the beach comes to Dublin Castle…

# paypal - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Twenty-one hacker arrests worldwide

Three teenagers were among those arrested as part of a worldwide investigation into the actions of groups like Anonymous, AntiSec and LulzSec.

# paypal - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

Paypal hacked by disgruntled customer

The hacker used the PayPal UK Twitter account to tweet that Paypal ‘sucks’.

# paypal - Friday 27 May, 2011

From Business ETC Wanted: College Dropouts. Reward: $100,000 Wanted This post contains a poll

Wanted: College Dropouts. Reward: $100,000

Meet the world’s most promising dropouts – the 24 handpicked by PayPal founder Peter Thiel for a $100,000 grant. But what do you make of his plan?

From Business ETC Google’s new mobile payment system launches. Google is immediately sued by PayPal Google

Google’s new mobile payment system launches. Google is immediately sued by PayPal

Google Wallet will allow users to store credit card details on their phones and make payments with the touch of a button. However PayPal says the company stole ideas, and people, in order to develop the service.

# paypal - Thursday 31 March, 2011

Irish dotcom millionaire brothers net funding for latest web project

Patrick and John Collison have received backing from the founders of PayPal for their latest venture.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Hang onto your wallets: it’s Stress Test Day; Anglo breaks the record for the worst losses in Irish corporate history; and the question of the day – do you ‘like’ or are you a ‘+1′?

# paypal - Thursday 24 February, 2011

Take 5: Thursday

Five things you need to know: Gaddafi says Libyan uprising is al-Qaeda’s fault, government denies ‘three strikes’ downloading rumours, and who’s that girl in the Rubberbandits video?

PayPal cuts services to Bradley Manning support fund

As a British Court agrees to extradite Julian Assange, suspected source Bradley Manning has his support fund frozen by PayPal.

# paypal - Wednesday 16 February, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday

Five things you need to know: a bad day for Fianna Fáil, a gruesome Valentine’s attack in Newbridge, and the tipping point approaches for mortgage holders.

From Business ETC PayPal to create 150 jobs in Dublin Jobswatch

PayPal to create 150 jobs in Dublin

The internet payment service is to create a further 150 jobs in its Dublin offices.

# paypal - Thursday 20 January, 2011

From Business ETC PayPal Christmas boost sends eBay income up 24% EBay

PayPal Christmas boost sends eBay income up 24%

The online auction site reports better-than-expected earnings for the fourth quarter, on the bank of surging PayPal use.

# paypal - Thursday 9 December, 2010

Supporters launch web attacks as corporate world puts squeeze on WikiLeaks

Who’s who in the WikiLeaks cyber war as Visa, Mastercard, Paypal and other major corporations hit by ‘hactivists’.

# paypal - Saturday 4 December, 2010

PayPal suspends donations to WikiLeaks

One of whistleblowing website’s fundraising avenues cut off just days after US company supporting its .org domain name pulled its services.

# paypal - Tuesday 24 August, 2010

HACKERS HAVE TARGETED iTune users through their PayPal accounts, deleting their stored music, videos and software.

Some users have lost thousands of dollars worth of downloads, according to reports from TechCrunch.

The site features a Tweet from one Joey Bruce which reads:

Someone hacked my iTunes/paypal acct and drained everything from my bank account. Life is kicking me in the balls while I’m down.

Those affected have complained about Apple’s reaction to reports, which has allegedly been weak.

Worse of all, the scam is apparently not even new. It is reportedly a “phishing” virus that has been known of for some time.

It has been reported that PayPal have been reimbursing customers affected by the attack.

Meanwhile,  Apple has told customers to contact their financial institutions regarding the scam.