| 12:10 pm on Jun 27, 2006 (gmt 0)|
Any idea who is part of the test?
| 2:46 pm on Jun 27, 2006 (gmt 0)|
I thought it was previously reported that the service would start on June 28?
| 3:43 pm on Jun 27, 2006 (gmt 0)|
The WSJ article referred to by Reuters:
| 8:00 pm on Jun 27, 2006 (gmt 0)|
First will be the Paypal competition. Then next we will see the eBay copy. Guess its smart to get the money part of the equation situated first ;)
Google! Taking over one market at a time.
| 10:06 pm on Jun 28, 2006 (gmt 0)|
the page purchases.google.com is redirecting towards google's accounts page. Any idea as to when are they planning to launch it? As far as I've heard, it will be launched anytime today.
| 2:13 am on Jun 29, 2006 (gmt 0)|
ap blurb that it will now be introduced thursday the 29th:
| 6:36 am on Jun 29, 2006 (gmt 0)|
New York Times article, about 2 hours ago...
Google Aims to Speed the Online Checkout Line [nytimes.com]
|...for every $1 a company spends on search advertising, Google will waive the fees on $10 worth of purchases. Factoring in the 2 percent fee, that represents a rebate of at least 20 percent of advertising spending.... |
|...Online merchants that do not want to use Google Checkout "might be a little peeved," said Kevin Lee, chief executive of Did-it.com, a search advertising agency. "They might say if you give that credit to some people for credit card processing, give it to me for something else."... |
| 8:41 am on Jun 29, 2006 (gmt 0)|
its live, i just signed up at checkout.google.com, looks cool so far....
| 9:44 am on Jun 29, 2006 (gmt 0)|
It's only available for business with a US based bank at the moment with more countries coming soon :(
| 11:23 am on Jun 29, 2006 (gmt 0)|