THE NEWS WRAP: Change of tack sees eBay spin off PayPal in reaction to rapidly changing payments space10:25AM | Wednesday, 1 October 2014 | eBay Inc has decided to spin off PayPal, a move it says will give the unit more flexibility to strike deals in the rapidly evolving payments space, Reuters reports.
9:54PM | Tuesday, 9 September 2014 | Online cryptocurrency marketplace CryptoThrift is learning the perils of operating an online marketplace in its infancy.
8:22PM | Friday, 22 August 2014 | Online auction site eBay is considering a spinoff of PayPal, its fast growing payments unit, sources told The Information.
3:01PM | Friday, 14 March 2014 | Jack Aldridge has been working with US enterprise uShip since it was a start-up and says he’s learned a lot as the company has taken off.
12:13PM | Monday, 2 December 2013 | Holly Cardew launched Pixc, a web-based service that edits the backgrounds out of photos for online retailers, after discovering many needed help with the images on their websites.
10:21AM | Wednesday, 9 October 2013 | Australian internet entrepreneur Fred Schebesta knows a thing or two about starting up a successful online business.
8:35PM | Tuesday, 6 August 2013 | Australian recruitment marketplace start-up RecruitLoop has raised $500,000 to fund its expansion plans and is opening an office in the US.
7:48PM | Friday, 12 July 2013 | A 20-year-old entrepreneur has launched an online sales app targeted at the new generation of online shoppers and integrated with social media.
7:08PM | Thursday, 11 July 2013 | Start-up operators who sell online need to switch gears and start customising their sales strategy for mobile purchases to take best advantage of the booming online retail trend.
4:46PM | Wednesday, 3 April 2013 | Auction and online retail giant eBay has announced a new fee structure which will see some selling costs increase for many of its members.