Interview: Billpoint Founder Jason May on eBay, Open Source
ePrairie:How did you get involved with computers and Internet programming? Is tech still an exciting space to work in?
Jason May: My first experience with computers was an introductory programming class in 1979 using the TRS-80 model 1. I discovered e-mail, Usenet and the fledgling Internet w...
Billpoint - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaBillpoint
was the name of a person-to-person money transfer service purchased by online auctioneer eBay in 1998. Billpoint
's website was taken offline while eBay integrated Billpoint
into their auction service, and it did not reappear until the Spring of 2000 when it was relaunched as a joint-venture with Wells Fargo bank.
Billpoint failure a lesson for eBay? - CNET News
The auction giant's acquisition of PayPal follows a long, costly and ultimately ... The company also repeatedly promoted Billpoint
to its customers. ...
Billpoint failure preps eBay for PayPal | Tech News on ZDNet
The auction giant's acquisition of PayPal follows a long, costly and ultimately ... eBay will shut down Billpoint
later this year as part of its agreement to ...
eBay: PayPal FAQs
Will I still be able to list my items using Billpoint
(eBay Payments) ... to Billpoint
for buyers. We will communicate to registered Billpoint
sellers well ...
eBay Bidding Bye Bye to Billpoint — eCommerce-Guide.com
Making good on its $1.5 billion PayPal acquisition, the auction giant will soon phase out its original ... acquired a 35 percent equity stake in Billpoint
Wired 9.09: The Money Shot
"We have a different strategy," says Janet Crane, BillPoint's
energetic CEO. ... Billpoint
, which eBay purchased in May 1999 for roughly $90 million (later ...