Articles Tagged ‘PayPal’


Mobile Minutes: Facebook’s live video; PayPal opens Venmo; T-Mobile’s video streaming; Shazam distributes songs

January 29, 2016

Today in mobile marketing – Facebook opens live video to U.S. Apple app users; PayPal opens Venmo to businesses but don’t expect it to be a cash cow, yet; T-Mobile adds Amazon Prime Video, Univision Now to Binge On; Shazam tests new waters: distributing songs.

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PayPal’s One Touch sees significant use in a boost for platform

December 23, 2015

PayPal’s multichannel payment solution One Touch has generated more than 10 million users in its first eight months, alluding to a potentially promising future as a mobile payment competitor.

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PayPal brings in-store cash loading to iPhone app

December 15, 2015

PayPal is tightening its integration with bricks-and-mortar retailers CVS and Rite Aid by expanding a two-year-old cash loading service to the PayPal application for the iPhone.

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Why Apple Pay is not gaining ground against PayPal, bank apps

December 14, 2015

Shoppers this holiday season continue to show preference for PayPal and mobile banking applications when choosing to use mobile payments in-store, according to a survey conducted in early December by Retale.

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Q&A: Why peer-to-peer payment is PayPal’s lucrative next frontier

October 14, 2015

PayPal’s peer-to-peer payment platforms such as Venmo and PayPal.Me have seen significant user adoption already, with Venmo’s payment volume clocking in at $1.6 billion in 2015’s second quarter, suggesting that these types of mobile services are an important road forward for the brand.

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Macy’s reduces mobile payments friction with PayPal One Touch

September 18, 2015

Macy’s is boosting its mobile payments strategy by rolling out PayPal as a payment option in-store, online and on mobile, including the service’s new streamlined One Touch capabilities.

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PayPal shakes up peer-to-peer mobile payments with URL-based system

September 2, 2015

PayPal Canada is rolling out a new payments platform titled PayPal.Me that enables users to send a personalized URL link to friends and family via their mobile device to collect on IOUs and avoid money hassles with owed payments.

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Mobile Minutes: Amazon’s alcohol delivery; PayPal’s OneTouch expansion; Apple Watch in Best Buy; TuneIn goes premium

August 27, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Amazon launching one-hour booze delivery in Seattle; PayPal expands One Touch program to new markets in Europe, Australia; Apple Watch primed for mainstream appeal with Best Buy rollout; TuneIn adds premium option.

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Mobile Minutes: Facebook leads news traffic; PayPal buys Modest; Viewable mobile ads; Apple Music retention

August 20, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Facebook has taken over from Google as a traffic source for news; PayPal continues acquisition spree, buys ecommerce startup led by former Obama campaign CTO; Advertisers only want to buy viewable mobile ads, but sellers are waiting for standards; Apple disputes MusicWatch survey numbers on streaming retention.

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Mobile Minutes: BlackBerry and PayPal; Samsung’s new phablets; Niantic Labs; Mcommerce in Indonesia

August 17, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – BlackBerry partnered with PayPal to enable BBM mobile payments; First look: Galaxy S6 edge+, Note5 aim to bring back Samsung’s groove; Google’s internal start-up Niantic Labs spins off; Smartphone shopping offers big opportunities in Indonesia.

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