Articles Tagged ‘PayPal’


StubHub revamps apps with enhanced mobile ticketing, personalization algorithm

May 22, 2015

StubHub’s mobile and tablet applications have undergone a significant update to customize the process of purchasing event tickets even more, including adding a personalization algorithm to recommend activities, ESPN content for sports fans, enhanced mobile ticketing options to replace physical tickets and mobile payment options for Android users.

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PayPal pilots NFC as transaction volume increases 40pc

April 24, 2015

With PayPal’s mobile payments transactions volume increasing 40 percent year-over-year, the business is testing NFC payments prior to its imminent split from eBay, executives revealed this week during the ecommerce leader’s first quarter earnings call.

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Apple Pay cashes in on security campaign as PayPal sags: report

April 22, 2015

Apple Pay has grabbed the competitive edge away from online payments pioneer PayPal just six months after the former’s launch, pointing to improved consumer understanding of mobile device security features and Apple’s success in communicating these improvements to the market, according to a 451 Research survey.

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Opentabs’ integration of PayPal stokes hot rivalry in mobile ordering

March 24, 2015

The mobile payments space continues to heat up, with Opentabs integrating PayPal within its mobile payment system to meet consumer demand for order-ahead services.

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EBay exec: Merge user ID, customer insights to drive marketing efficiency

March 13, 2015

NEW YORK – An eBay executive at the sixth annual Mobile Marketing Day conference said that marketers are beginning to crack the formula for attaching identity to user data, enabling them to learn more about the customer purchase cycle and what influences it.

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Mobile Minutes: PayPal buys Paydiant; Apple’s smartwatch; Google backtracks on Android encryption; Apple’s Photos app

March 4, 2015

Today in mobile marketing – Why Paydiant is selling to PayPal; Apple’s looming watch spurs frenzy of upgrades for Android timepieces; Disappointed much? Google backs down on Android encryption promise; How to test Apple’s new Photos app for Mac.

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Samsung, PayPal each reach for bigger mobile payments role

March 3, 2015

With Google is angling to dominate Android mobile payments, Samsung is moving quickly to make its own mark with the launch of Samsung Pay while PayPal has acquired MCX partner Paydiant, giving it access to major retailers.

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GameStop, Travelocity execs: Mobile apps, sites must cater to different types of consumers

February 23, 2015

PALM DESERT, CA – Executives from GameStop, Travelocity, HauteLook and PayPal at eTail West 2015 discussed how their brands differentiate mobile applications from mobile Web sites, and how both have different end goals to fulfill consumers’ needs that other marketers must keep in mind.

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China, Turkey and UAE dominate smartphone shopping: PayPal

February 19, 2015

As mobile commerce continues to outpace general ecommerce, consumers in three countries – China, Turkey and United Arab Emirates – are currently dominating smartphone shopping, according to a new report from PayPal and Ipsos.

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Shell pumps up convenience with PayPal mobile payments trial

February 11, 2015

Shell will test PayPal-enabled mobile payments at 1,000 gas pumps across Britain this spring, easing and expediting gasoline purchases for invited Shell Drivers’ Club customers in April before rolling out the service nationwide later this year.

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