Articles Tagged ‘ABI Research’


PayPal tests NFC to expand payments services

December 22, 2011

PayPal is testing an NFC mobile payments application at two stores in Sweden while it continues to look at other ways to provide access to its payments services.

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Can PayPal deals compete against Groupon?

December 15, 2011

Mobile deals will play an important role for PayPal next year as it continues to build a multifaceted retail technology solution to help retailers address the pain points in their businesses.

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Android overtakes iOS in mobile app downloads

October 26, 2011

Android overtook iOS as the market share leader in mobile application downloads for the second quarter of 2011.

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EBay to drive mobile commerce innovation with open system

October 13, 2011

Mobile will play a big role for eBay as it migrates to an open ecommerce ecosystem that will enable developers to create new services and apps that enhance online and mobile shopping.

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PayPal looks to merchants as it builds mobile payments offering

September 19, 2011

While PayPal provided some more color around its push into mobile payments last week, a lot of details are still missing, such as how it will enable in-store payments.

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Lowe’s replaces scanner guns with iPhones in-store

September 12, 2011

Lowe’s is deploying approximately 42,000 iPhones in its stores to make it easier for employees to help shoppers and complete transactions.

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Mobile gaming expected to exceed $16B by 2016: ABI Research

July 28, 2011

Mobile gaming is rapidly increasing and is expected to exceed $16 billion by 2016, according to a recent study by ABI Research.

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Strong sales, merchant customer acquisitions drive PayPal mobile growth: EBay

July 22, 2011

EBay said mobile is accelerating thanks in part to PayPal’s growth, with the division posting its first billion-dollar revenue quarter.

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Are mobile daily deals overwhelming consumers?

June 21, 2011

With daily deals applications and mobile sites rapidly increasing, retailers and merchants are continously looking to target consumers whenever and wherever they are with offers. However, how much is too much?

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3 pressing issues facing retailers and marketers using mobile

June 7, 2011

There is no doubt that mobile is growing, but the industry faces several pressing questions if it wants to continue moving along the same path.

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