Articles Tagged ‘PayPal’


Mastercard, PayPal get cozier with more payment options

September 7, 2016

Mastercard and PayPal are expanding their long-standing partnership to highlight the former’s payment options more clearly within PayPal’s platform and offer Masterpass acceptance to Braintree merchants, foreshadowing the potency that financial services’ cross-partnerships can yield.

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Venmo expands to third-party checkout as successes pile up

August 2, 2016

PayPal’s Venmo is now a major competitor in mobile payments with the launch of its checkout service on retail applications that features innovative sharing capabilities and follows a successful year marked by 140 percent growth.

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Visa, PayPal consolidate audiences to streamline mobile payments, enhance security

July 25, 2016

Visa and PayPal have thrown a twist into the race for mobile payments domination by entering into a strategic partnership that will broaden consumers’ ability to pay via PayPal and Venmo and improve security, indicating the importance of collaborations in this competitive space.

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Facebook, PayPal put bigger focus on mobile donations

July 1, 2016

Nonprofits’ mobile giving programs could get a boost as both Facebook and PayPal roll out new programs that make it easier for on-the-go millennials to donate to a charity.

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Chase’s QuickPay takes on PayPal with real-time transfers

June 17, 2016

Chase is boosting the mobile capabilities of its peer-to-peer payment program to gain traction against PayPal and others with new features such as real-time transfers.

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PayPal advances mobile checkout convenience new One Touch log-in requirements

June 8, 2016

PayPal is making it even easier for consumers to shop on mobile by eliminating the need to continuously opt in for One Touch checkout.

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Early mobile payments adopters prefer Apple Pay over PayPal

June 1, 2016

In a potential threat to PayPal as mobile payments mature, early adopters are extending their use of digital wallets to in-store use and expressing more satisfaction with solutions that support omnichannel payments, according to a new report from 451 Research.

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Mobile Minutes: Facebook dumps FBX; Twitter curtails buy buttons; Snapchat raises $1.8B; PayPal ditches apps

May 27, 2016

Today in mobile marketing – Facebook goes all-in on mobile with dumping of Web ad platform; Twitter shifts strategy on commerce ads; Snapchat raises $1.81 billion in new funding round; PayPal to Microsoft, BlackBerry, and Amazon Kindle: Buh-bye.

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Can PayPal hold its ground in mobile payments?

May 23, 2016

PayPal has grown since being spun off from eBay and continues to push ahead in mobile, but whether or not this is enough to remain competitive with Apple Pay and others is still unclear.

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How technology is reimagining remittances

March 29, 2016

Global remittances represent an estimated $600 billion opportunity, yet today this primarily cash-based system of sending money abroad can be time-consuming, insecure and expensive.

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