News & Analysis

The Braintree acquisition by PayPal is now benefiting consumers

- August 28, 2014 2 MIN READ

The introduction of the new v.zero SDK by Braintree, which rolled out across Australia yesterday is definitely going to cause startups to think hard about their choice of payment portal, mainly due to the fact that this new service will allow people to integrate Paypal and Braintree simultaneously into their website or application.

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Is my developer an employee?

- May 9, 2013 2 MIN READ

Things are progressing well at your start-up. Despite not knowing how to code, you found a talented engineer who loves your idea. Over a hand-shake deal and several cash payments, he’s been building your app for six months and there’s plenty more features to roll out. He still does the odd job for other start-ups, but yours takes up 90% of his time – he even spends five days a week with you at your co-working space, which you pay for.