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john collison

Stripe wants to reboot online payments

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The San Francisco-startup is trying to make online shopping much simpler. FORTUNE -- The Internet has created a global marketplace unlike anything humanity has ever known: more people connected to more products in more places. So why is accepting online credit card payments such a nuisance? Stripe, a San Francisco-based...
Stripe wants to reboot online payments

SocialCam Is Growing, But It’s The Latest Alum Startup Returning To Y Combinator Anyway

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Having spun out of online broadcaster Justin.tv last year, SocialCam has managed to get a strong footing on iOS and Android. It passed 3 million downloads in December, and it’s now sending 3 million notifications a day, with video uploads and following counts up by 700% and 800% in the...
SocialCam Is Growing, But It’s The Latest Alum Startup Returning To Y Combinator Anyway

Stripe Makes It Easier For Marketplaces To Collect And Distribute Payments To Multiple Accounts

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Payments startup Stripe is making an interesting move in the world of marketplaces that should make it significantly easier for collaborative consumption startups to take and process payments. The company is debuting a technology that allows for payments to be distributed to multiple bank accounts. Here’s the problem many marketplaces...
Stripe Makes It Easier For Marketplaces To Collect And Distribute Payments To Multiple Accounts
Forget "Information Wants to Be Free" -- So Does Money
Bitcoin's Biggest Impact Could Be Changing How Others Build Products, Say Digital Money Firms

Forget Today’s Drama, Dustin Curtis’ Svbtle Is About Pushing Blogging Forward

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Well-read designer Dustin Curtis has come up with a new blogging platform called Svbtle, that’s meant to help you take blog posts from ideas to well-presented articles. At first, it looks like a better Tumblr, based on the work he showed off on Thursday. And in fact it looks so...
Forget Today’s Drama, Dustin Curtis’ Svbtle Is About Pushing Blogging Forward

Inside Stripe, The PayPal Competitor Backed By PayPal Founders Peter Thiel, Elon Musk

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Off of Ramona Street in Palo Alto, down a narrow alcove lined with potted plants and flowers, is a small office hidden by hanging leaves that passersby might confuse for a misplaced country cottage. Inside, Patrick and John Collison, brothers in their early twenties from Limerick, Ireland, are punching...
Inside Stripe, The PayPal Competitor Backed By PayPal Founders Peter Thiel, Elon Musk
Stripe takes swipe at payroll processing for marketplaces like Exec, Lyft

US Web payment enabler Stripe finally comes to Europe, launches beta service in the UK

thenextweb.com
Stripe, the fast-growing Web payment enabler from the US, has finally launched its service in Europe, starting with the UK today. Founder Patrick Collison announced the launch of a beta service in the UK at the London Web Summit in an interview with TNW’s Martin Bryant, and the news follows...
US Web payment enabler Stripe finally comes to Europe, launches beta service in the UK

Web payment enabler Stripe begins testing European waters with limited UK beta

thenextweb.com
Stripe, the red hot US startup that gives developers an easy way to handle online transactions, has launched a limited beta service in the UK, as it begins to test the water in Europe ahead of a future expansion beyond North America. The company, which enables websites to take payments...
Web payment enabler Stripe begins testing European waters with limited UK beta

Rory Carroll reports from CES 2013 in Las Vegas

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This week Charles Arthur meets John Collison, co-founder of Stripe, the US-based online payment system that's taking on the might of Paypal.Also Rory Carroll reports from this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas where he's encountered mind-controlled toy helicopters and smart forks alongside the launch of HD televisions and...
Rory Carroll reports from CES 2013 in Las Vegas

More Than Half Of The Forbes' 30 Under 30 In Tech Are Y Combinator Alums

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Forbes released its annual 30 Under 30 lists yesterday and a stunning 15 of the 30 companies that people on the “Tech” list work for are Y Combinator alumni companies. Because multiple people from the same company are counted as a single entry on the list, Y Combinator actually counts...
More Than Half Of The Forbes' 30 Under 30 In Tech Are Y Combinator Alums

Rocket apes Stripe and takes its clone factory to new countries

gigaom.com
That was quick. Around a month ago, payments processor du jour Stripe got valued at half a billion dollars. Rumours emerged just days later that Berlin clone factory Rocket Internet was set to pump out a copy - now that version has arrived in the form of Paymill. It’s the third of...
Rocket apes Stripe and takes its clone factory to new countries
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