Even with newcomers to the mobile payments space such as Apple Pay, carrier billing continues to have relevance, according to Bango, driven by blockbuster games such as Clash of Clans and bigger in-application purchases.
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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.
Discover is teaming up with BilltoMobile to let shoppers bill purchases made on ecommerce sites to a mobile phone account.
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.
EBay’s acquisition of mobile payments provider Zong brings complementary technology that will broaden PayPal’s reach and enable in-store transactions.
A new mobile payments solution from Boku provides Android app developers with another way to monetize apps.
Financial services giant American Express and mobile payment processor Payfone are partnering to launch a new mobile checkout service with worldwide reach.
Canadian carriers Rogers Wireless and Telus have integrated Bango Inc.’s mobile payment platform into BlackBerry App World to enable carrier billing for applications.
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.
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.