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Paypal buys Braintree for $800M

26 Sept See Venture Beat Article on Transaction today I love Braintree… the people, the product, the DEVELOPER COMMUNITY. What does Braintree do? They make payments easy for every mobile and eCommerce developer looking to create a “store” that accepts payments.  They have a very rich developer tool kit, support and payments processing infrastructure which … Continue reading

Payments Winners/Losers?

If you are a BANK… you can do anything you want to on a PIN DEBIT network (you control).. For example, First Data owns STAR.. they are leveraging the Star network with Cardspring to transfer non payment information (offers/incentives). This is a great example of how to construct a solution within the constraints of existing networks Continue reading