Articles Tagged ‘carrier billing’


Carrier billing brings new opportunities to Corethree’s mobile ticketing apps

September 22, 2014

Corethree, which powers mobile ticketing for buses in Britain, is enabling users for the first time to charge their bus tickets to their phone bill, eliminating the need to use a credit or debit card.

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Discover boosts mobile strategy with carrier billing via BilltoMobile

March 28, 2012

Discover is teaming up with BilltoMobile to let shoppers bill purchases made on ecommerce sites to a mobile phone account.

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Will Bango help Facebook monetize its 60 million-plus mobile app users?

February 10, 2012

With more than 60 million mobile app users, Facebook could be looking to a new agreement with Bango to introduce carrier billing as a way to monetize mobile.

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Zong to broaden eBay’s mobile reach, open up in-store purchasing

July 8, 2011

EBay’s acquisition of mobile payments provider Zong brings complementary technology that will broaden PayPal’s reach and enable in-store transactions.

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Boku monetizes Android apps with carrier billing

July 5, 2011

A new mobile payments solution from Boku provides Android app developers with another way to monetize apps.

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American Express Serve to feature new mobile checkout service

April 15, 2011

Financial services giant American Express and mobile payment processor Payfone are partnering to launch a new mobile checkout service with worldwide reach.

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Rogers, Telus embrace carrier billing for mobile content

April 13, 2011

Canadian carriers Rogers Wireless and Telus have integrated Bango Inc.’s mobile payment platform into BlackBerry App World to enable carrier billing for applications.

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Multiple mobile payments models evolving, making an impact: panel

March 23, 2011

ORLANDO, FL – A CTIA panel that included executives from JPMorgan Chase and Visa outlined various evolving mobile payments mechanisms that are having an impact, from SMS and apps to carrier billing and NFC.

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Sprint moves mobile payments needle with carrier billing

February 22, 2011

On the heels of the Sprint mobile wallet launch, the carrier is increasing the options for its subscribers to pay for online digital goods via their wireless bill.

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MocoSpace mobile game platform nets $13 ARPU among iPhone, Android players

November 11, 2010

Mobile social network MocoSpace is generating revenue from Street Wars, the first mobile browser-based social game on the MocoSpace Game Platform via virtual currency.

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