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Mobile wallet rivals compete for consumer attention, services

Square has been leading the charge in mobile payments, and that’s included a focus on the Android platform as well. This week Square rebranded its Card Case app to become Pay with Square, a consumer-centric app that acts as an account for managing purchases. The rebranded app has been simplified f ... Full Article »

March 27, 2012 9:41am

PayPal preparing to expand its digital wallet service to 2,000 Home Depot stores this spring

Online payment service PayPal is continuing to try out its new mobile payment capabilities, expanding its testing grounds to 2,000 Home Depot stores. PayPal, the eBay-owned online payment company that offers mobile apps on Google’s Android operating system and Apple’s iOS platform, revealed tha ... Full Article »

January 23, 2012 3:00pm

PayPal, eBay see huge gains in mobile transactions

The trend of consumers turning to their mobile devices to spend money and purchase goods is moving so fast, not even the people making the transactions possible, like PayPal, are able to keep up with their predictions of its growth rate. That’s the story from GigaOM, which points out that PayPal ... Full Article »

January 13, 2012 2:01pm

eBay purchases mobile payments firm Zong for $240 million in cash

In a bid to strengthen PayPal’s payment platform, eBay has dropped $240 million in cash to purchase venture-backed mobile payments provider Zong. Through Zong, a company that was spun off from mobile monetization provider Echovox, consumers can post payments to their cellphone bills, mainly for ... Full Article »

July 10, 2011 11:00am

Did Google pick PayPal’s pocket for new Google Wallet platform?

Google (GOOG) stole the limelight Thursday with its plans to turn Android smartphones into Google Wallets with near-field communications, as reported Thursday by Phil Hornshaw in Appolicious. Then, PayPal from eBay Inc. (EBAY) hours later charged in a lawsuit that Google stole its mobile payment se ... Full Article »

May 27, 2011 7:41am


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