PayPal is sponsoring and participating at  MITA TechTalks
Status
Acquired by eBay on July 8, 2002
Stock
PYPL
Headquarters:
San Jose, CA
Description:
PayPal provides online payment solutions to its users worldwide.
Founders:
Jawed Karim, Ken Howery, Luke Nosek, Max Levchin, Elon Musk, Peter Thiel
Categories:
Payments, P2P Money Transfer, E-Commerce, Databases, Finance
Website:
http://www.paypal.com

Company Details

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Founded:
December 1, 1998
Employees:
38 in CrunchBase

PayPal provides online payment solutions to its users. It enables its users to transact money through their account balances, bank accounts, credit cards, or promotional financing without sharing financial information.

The company serves individuals who purchase through online stores across the globe and businesses worldwide. It has a strategic relationship with Facebook. PayPal, Inc. was formerly known as X.com Corp. and changed its name to PayPal, Inc. in March 2000.

PayPal has quickly become a global leader in online payment solutions with more than 153 million accounts worldwide. Available in 190 markets and 24 currencies around the world, PayPal facilitates global e-commerce by making payments possible across different locations, currencies, and languages.

PayPal has an additional office in Timonium, Maryland; a European headquarters in Luxembourg; and an international headquarters in Singapore. The company also has operation centers in Berlin; Chandler, Arizona; Dublin and Dundalk, Ireland; La Vista, Nebraska; Petaling Jaya, Malaysia; Sao Paulo, Brazil; and Shanghai, China. PayPal’s development centers are located in Scottsdale, Arizona; Austin, Texas; Chennai and Bangalore, India; Singapore; and Tel Aviv, Israel.

PayPal, Inc. was founded in 1998 Max Levchin and Peter Thiel, under the name “Confinity”. It began as a security focused business, allowing users of PDA (personal digital assistant) devices to have a digital wallet. In 1999, the email online payments technology was born, transforming PayPal to what it is today. Currently based in San Jose, California, Paypall, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of eBay.

Investments (7)

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Products (3)

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    BattleHack

    BattleHack is a series of global hackathon contests organised by PayPal.
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    PayPal Beacon

    PayPal Beacon is a Bluetooth Low Energy device to connect to a customer’s PayPal app when they enter a store.
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    PayPal Here

    PayPal Here is a payment solution for small businesses, allowing businesses to accept credit cards, checks and PayPal on iPhone, iPad, or

Acquisitions (7)

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Offices/Locations (2)

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  • Office Spain

    Avda. Europa, 4, 1º C

    Madrid, 28108

    ESP

  • Headquarters

    2211 N. First Street

    San Jose, CA 95131

    USA

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    Paymentwall

    Paymentwall is a global monetization platform for digital content, virtual goods, and web services.
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    Blockchain

    Blockchain is a web-based bitcoin platform that makes using bitcoin safe, easy, and secure for all consumers and businesses worldwide.
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    BlueSnap

    BlueSnap is a smarter international payment gateway serving physical, digital and mobile markets.
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    Dwolla

    Dwolla is a free web-based software platform allowing users to send, receive, and request funds from another user.
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    Transfercel

    Transfercel offers a mobile-based prepaid debit card targeted at Mexican immigrant communities.
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    OpenCuro Inc.

    OpenCuro is an online payment and money transfer service for individuals and online and offline merchants to make payments securely.
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    ORCA, Inc.

    ORCA provides a payment processing alternative for social networks and online games to accept payments, and send marketing messages.
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    Paymate

    Paymate provides secure, internet-based payment services in 57 countries around the world.

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Customers (1)

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    Ouyeaa

    Ouyeaa is a web-search platform for booking leisure activities and bachelor parties.

Upcoming Event Appearances (3)

Code/Mobile

Oct 27, 2014 - Oct 28, 2014

5:30pm - 7:00pm

The Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay, One Miramontes Point Road, Half Moon Bay, California, USA

Code/Mobile will be a deep dive into the mobile revolution that is reshaping not just technology, but business as a whole.

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