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PayPal.me is a social way of paying friends and family, grab your unique profile before it's gone

PayPal.me is a social way of paying friends and family, grab your unique profile before it's gone

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PayPal has created a form of money transfer aimed at the social network generation. Called PayPal.me it provides an easy to share URL that leads to a safe and secure, easy person to person payment page.Each user registers for their own URL, which will... >>

PayPal fuels Shell's new Fill Up & Go service, allowing app payments at the pump

PayPal fuels Shell's new Fill Up & Go service, allowing app payments at the pump

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Shell has today enabled a new pay at the pump system in the UK in partnership with PayPal. Unlike older systems that integrate a card payment terminal, the Fill Up & Go system lets you use PayPal to complete the transaction through your smartphone. Shell... >>

Goodbye chip and PIN, even market stalls will soon take contactless payments thanks to PayPal

Goodbye chip and PIN, even market stalls will soon take contactless payments thanks to PayPal

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PayPal is soon to introduce a new version of its card reader for small businesses and market traders that will also accept contactless payments through built-in NFC technology. The company had previous ranged a PayPal Here chip and PIN reader that could... >>

Pay by PayPal at the pump: Shell garages accept mobile payments without leaving your car

Pay by PayPal at the pump: Shell garages accept mobile payments without leaving your car

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PayPal and Shell have joined forces in order to let you pay for your petrol at its garages across the UK while you are sat in your vehicle. Shell will be the first fuel station to offer a mobile payment option at its pumps and the service will launch... >>

5 PayPal alternatives that make spending, transferring and receiving money online easy

5 PayPal alternatives that make spending, transferring and receiving money online easy

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PayPal has changed the world of online payments seeping into sites all over the world. While it's easy to use it doesn't work everywhere and does charge fees. What are the alternatives out there? There are myriad systems for money dealings online but... >>

You can now use PayPal on Pebble to pay for things while out and about

You can now use PayPal on Pebble to pay for things while out and about

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Pebble wants you to know that you don't need Apple Watch with Apple Pay in order to pay for goods while on the go. You can just use Pebble, with Paypal. Pebble has announced that a PayPal app is now available from the Pebble app store. And to top it all... >>

Apple Pay could take a chunk of $79.2bn for tap payments per year

Apple Pay could take a chunk of $79.2bn for tap payments per year

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Apple Pay, the service that will allows people to tap-to-pay using iPhone and Watch, could make the fruit giant a huge amount of money. Sources close to the matter claim that Apple will take a fee for every payment made using its devices. Bloomberg is... >>

eBay to accept Bitcoin, Apple Watch could let you tap to pay with Bitcoin soon

eBay to accept Bitcoin, Apple Watch could let you tap to pay with Bitcoin soon

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The online currency Bitcoin has just grown even stronger after eBay announced that it will start accepting payments in Bitcoin. The eBay PayPal payment service will allow Bitcoin payments over the coming months as merchants become able to accept the virtual... >>

PayPal will knock 25 per cent off your iPhone and iPad apps, films, music and more

PayPal will knock 25 per cent off your iPhone and iPad apps, films, music and more

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PayPal's Digital Gifts service is offering iTunes gift voucher codes for 25 per cent off. That means that PayPal members with iPhones, iPads and iPods can buy apps, films, music, books and more at a reduced cost. Gift codes are available from between... >>

Google Wallet adds PayPal billing so you can securely buy from Google Play Store

Google Wallet adds PayPal billing so you can securely buy from Google Play Store

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There are no shortage of payment options when it comes to buying content from the Google Play Store, but that hasn't stopped Google from adding yet another option: PayPal. Starting today, Android device owners can log into PayPal account to buy apps,... >>

PayPal app adds two new payment methods: We test them in three top London restaurants

PayPal app adds two new payment methods: We test them in three top London restaurants

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PayPal has announced that over 2,000 UK high street shops and restaurants now accept payment via the company's smartphone app for Android and iOS. It has also added new ways to pay at some large franchises, using just the app. This includes Prezzo, Gourmet... >>

Samsung Galaxy S5 to come with over $500 of free subscriptions and premium services

Samsung Galaxy S5 to come with over $500 of free subscriptions and premium services

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As if the Samsung Galaxy S5 launch isn't already likely to be the company's largest yet, it is also giving away more than $500 of premium services and subscriptions with the phone. The UK's Carphone Warehouse recently revealed that it has had more pre-registration... >>

Samsung and PayPal will let you use the Galaxy S5 to pay for goods: Here's how it works

Samsung and PayPal will let you use the Galaxy S5 to pay for goods: Here's how it works

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Samsung has unveiled its Galaxy S5 and revealed that the phone's fingerprint scanner will work with PayPal to authorise payments for items within the browser. PayPal has now released a video to show off the fingerprint authentication process. Samsung... >>

PayPal and cards accepted in the famous Covent Garden market for Christmas, thanks to PayPal Here

PayPal and cards accepted in the famous Covent Garden market for Christmas, thanks to PayPal Here

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Covent Garden market traders have ditched an 800-year-old tradition in only accepting cash to adopt PayPal Here in order to allow customers to use digital payment methods. PayPal Here comprises a pay as you go app and chip and pin card reader for small... >>

PayPal launches marketplace for gift cards, iTunes is sole partner as of now

PayPal launches marketplace for gift cards, iTunes is sole partner as of now

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PayPal has launched a Digital Gifts store ahead of the Christmas shopping season, just in case you need a last-minute gift card and can't make it out to a store. Consumers in the US will be able to purchase gift cards from "a host of our partner merchants".... >>

Instagram's ad platform launches: Here's how to hide those sponsored ads

Instagram's ad platform launches: Here's how to hide those sponsored ads

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After Instagram fell under Facebook's umbrella, the Instagram community - made up of more than 150 million members - worried that the popular photo-sharing app would become plagued by cumbersome ads. And they were right - kind of. Instagram has officially... >>

PS3 PlayStation Store adds PayPal support, letting you buy securely

PS3 PlayStation Store adds PayPal support, letting you buy securely

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Sony has announced that PlayStation 3 gamers can now add funds to their Sony Entertainment Network wallet using PayPal. Sony introduced PayPal integration in January, but the support wasn't available through the PlayStation Store on PS3 until today. The... >>

Login and Pay with Amazon service for buying online launches and sets sight on PayPal

Login and Pay with Amazon service for buying online launches and sets sight on PayPal

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Amazon has announced a new shopping service that allows customers, buyers, etc., to browse and pay for items anywhere online with just a few clicks and while using their Amazon credentials. Called Login and Pay with Amazon, the service streamlines how... >>

Redesigned PayPal app puts on-the-go payments at its focus

Redesigned PayPal app puts on-the-go payments at its focus

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PayPal has released a substantial update to its iOS and Android app, making it easier for customers to complete payments on the go. The app features a redesign, with Shop, Wallet, Activity and Transfer as its main focus - rather than just checking your... >>

PayPal now lets you check in and pay with your face

PayPal now lets you check in and pay with your face

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PayPal has begun a London trial of a scheme that will let shoppers pay for goods by using their mobile phone, once they are recognised by their first name and picture. A dozen small businesses in the high street in Richmond Upon Thames - including cafes,... >>

PayPal Galactic launched, an initiative to help space tourists pay for goods on other worlds

PayPal Galactic launched, an initiative to help space tourists pay for goods on other worlds

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The possibility for space tourism is getting closer, says PayPal, so the universal payment service has launched PayPal Galactic, an initiative to discuss and find ways for people to pay for goods when not on planet Earth. Created in conjunction with the... >>

PayPal Check-in to hit UK this summer, pay without getting your phone out of your pocket

PayPal Check-in to hit UK this summer, pay without getting your phone out of your pocket

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PayPal Check-in is coming to stores across the UK this summer, giving shoppers the opportunity to pay for food, drink and products automatically, without having to take your money or phone out of your pocket. The feature was announced by the digital wallet... >>

PayPal Here comes to Europe: Mobile Chip and PIN and PayPal transactions in portable package

PayPal Here comes to Europe: Mobile Chip and PIN and PayPal transactions in portable package

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PayPal has announced that it’s bringing its PayPal Here service to the UK and Europe, allowing simple payments by Chip and PIN through existing cards, or through a customer’s PayPal account. PayPal Here is designed to make it possible to accept payments... >>

80 per cent of Brits will have access to V.me digital wallet in 2013, says Visa

80 per cent of Brits will have access to V.me digital wallet in 2013, says Visa

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Visa Europe has announced its annual results and with them revealed a number of interesting statistics from last year, while predicting healthy growth for its electronic services into 2013 and beyond.Not only has the company highlighted a massive growth... >>