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# paypal - Sunday 24 June, 2018

'Two years is a long time': How PayPal is trying to hold onto company-hopping young staff

Louise Phelan says the payments giant is rolling out the perks for millennials.

# paypal - Thursday 21 June, 2018

'Two years is a long time': How PayPal is trying to hold onto company-hopping young staff

Louise Phelan says the payments giant is rolling out the perks for millennials.

# paypal - Thursday 27 April, 2017

PayPal workers to be offered new roles or voluntary redundancy

It’s believed about 60 employees will be affected by the changes.

# paypal - Friday 26 August, 2016

"Crying, frustration, devastation" - eBay staff react to announcement of Dundalk closure

It’s anticipated that eBay is to close its operations in its Dundalk facility in the second quarter of 2017.

# paypal - Thursday 25 August, 2016

eBay to close Dundalk operation next year

The decision is being made as PayPal wants to expand its business next year and has asked eBay to leave the facility.

# paypal - Saturday 23 July, 2016

Your crash course in... The tech billionaire who took down Gawker and is now backing Trump

Peter Thiel’s decision to back Republican nominee could have something to do with ending democracy.

# paypal - Thursday 3 March, 2016

There are 100 new jobs on the way at Paypal in Dublin

The online payments giant is to create the positions at its base in Ballycoolin.

# paypal - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Fine Gael wants to increase the dole by €27*

*But the payment will be scaled back the longer a person is out of work.

# paypal - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

PayPal is trying to reduce the awkwardness of asking friends for money back IOU

PayPal is trying to reduce the awkwardness of asking friends for money back

Although there are no “firm plans” to bring to Irish users yet.

# paypal - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Take a tour of Elon Musk's $17 million Bel Air mansion

Yo, homes to Bel Air.

# paypal - Saturday 27 December, 2014

SME focus: How we fared in 2014... and the picture for the year ahead

For December’s in-depth coverage of SMEs, we looked back on the year that was and towards the one to come.

# paypal - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

SME book club: The joys of building a business monopoly (for making money, that is)

One of the world’s most successful startup investors and part of the brains behind PayPal on why “competition is for losers”.

# paypal - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

eBay and PayPal are consciously uncoupling

The online marketplace and payments giant are better apart say their shareholder.

# paypal - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

PayPal opens its doors (slightly) to bitcoin payments

The company has teamed up with three bitcoin payment processors, allowing sellers to accept bitcoin as payment for digital goods.

# paypal - Thursday 10 July, 2014

IBM and PayPal criticised for using JobBridge to fill science and tech positions

One ad called for an extra foreign language for a €50 a week position.

# paypal - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Good news for Dundalk as PayPal announces 400 more new jobs

PayPal says it is delighted to make a “very positive impact” in the north east by taking “so many unemployed people off the local live register”.

# paypal - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

PayPal's president moves to Facebook to run its messaging products

The move will see David Marcus will be responsible for Facebook Messenger, but he will not be responsible for WhatsApp.

# paypal - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

The CEO of Facebook-owned Oculus VR will be speaking at this year's Web Summit

Limerick-native Patrick Collison, founder and CEO of payments company Stripe, and the co-founder of Paypal, Max Levichin, will also speak at the event, now known as The Summit.

# paypal - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

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

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

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 Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Thursday’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 Daily Fix This post contains videos

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…

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

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

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

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

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?

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.

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