Articles Tagged ‘PayPal’


Western Union goes mobile with new money-sharing features

December 8, 2016

Western Union, one of the preeminent money-sharing platforms, is updating its business model with a strategic investment in mobile payments, signaling a step towards a more modern approach to money-sharing and payments.

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PayPal’s personalized e-cards bring personality to gifts of money

December 7, 2016

PayPal is bringing a little extra personality to the relatively impersonal process of money sharing between consumers by bringing in designer Jonathan Adler to design some colorful e-gift cards to share for the holiday season.

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PayPal’s new app turns attention to business-specific mobile needs

December 1, 2016

PayPal is making life easier for businesses by releasing a new mobile application, aside from the main consumer-facing one, that is intended for businesses to help them keep track of their various financial data and decisions.

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Mobile will have an unprecedented presence in this year’s holiday shopping: report

October 27, 2016

Predictions for this upcoming holiday shopping season bode well for those invested in the success of the mobile platform as technology rapidly transforms the shopping experience, according to a new report released by PayPal.

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Mobile Minutes: Intel vs. Qualcomm iPhones; Tesla rolls out ridesharing; The Nintendo Switch; PayPal’s global features

October 21, 2016

Today in mobile marketing – Study shows huge LTE performance differences between Intel and Qualcomm versions of iPhone 7; Tesla says it will roll out Uber-style ride services program; Here’s your first look at the Nintendo Switch, Nintendo’s next console; PayPal adds more features for sending money overseas.

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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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