Tag Archives: PayPal

LG smart TVs get PayPal support

lg-oled-55inch Those of you with a smart TV of the LG variety will quite possibly be pleased to hear that the company is making PayPal payment available to users. LG boasts that.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV

Anonymous cost PayPal £3.5 million

anonymous The cost of “hacktivist” collective Anonymous’ attacks on the PayPal website in 2010 has been put at some £3.5 million. The figure emerged, as the BBC reports, during a court case.. more
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Cashless society begins in 2016?

orange-smartphones Mobile payment technology is already becoming more widespread, as new phones incorporate NFC tech. And while Apple might believe that the NFC game is still very much in its infancy, some.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing, Smartphone News

Anonymous and LulzSec ask users to ditch Paypal

Hacktivist groups Anonymous and LulzSec have mounted a campaign to ask Paypal users to boycott the Ebay-owned company. The group claims it is already enjoying success and is posting images allegedly proving this claim via links on its Twitter feed. The group reckons that a.. more
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Ex-journalism student could face 15 years for Paypal attack

An ex-journalism student could face 15 years imprisonment if she is found guilty of colluding with other Anonymous members to attack Paypal. The 20-year-old, who studied at the university of Nevada in Las Vegas, was one of those arrested last week in an operation carried.. more
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PayPal doubles up mobile payments prediction for 2011

People paying for goods online on their mobiles is increasing at a pace which analysts and indeed PayPal hadn’t anticipated. Hence PayPal has just raised its estimation for the amount of money splashed out using mobile payments via its own services to $3 billion this.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

Xbox update imminent bringing PayPal support

An update for the Xbox 360 is in the pipeline and should roll out next week, bringing PayPal support to the console. That will give Microsoft gamers a different method to pay for their DLC rather than a credit card. You could already set this.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Gaming News: PC, Xbox, PS3 & Nintendo, Xbox News

Anonymous starts fax attacks

Anonymous has opened up another front in its WikiLeaks war, aside from denial of service attacks on those who have cut ties with the whistle blowing site. The loose collective of Internet freedom fighting activists has turned to the humble fax machine to harass companies.. more
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British government websites could be next Anonymous target

It seems that the websites of the British government could be the next target of online activist group Anonymous. This relates to the WikiLeaks affair, with Anonymous thus far bringing down the likes of the PayPal and MasterCard websites for refusing to deal with WikiLeaks... more
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Twitter answers WikiLeaks censorship rumours

Twitter has posted on its blog to answer those – including “hacktivists” who might attack their servers – who feel that the social networking site is censoring the topic of WikiLeaks and stopping it from trending. The suspicion comes after PayPal admitted that they had.. more
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