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PayPal’s Here credit card reader finally works on Android tablets

PayPal has long been one of the most popular ways to make and receive payments on Android, but with one major drawback. The PayPal Here, PayPal’s mobile card reader, has

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PayAnywhere rings up new mobile payment app experience

PayAnywhere, a key player in the mobile transaction space, has rolled out a new mobile application for Android. The 2.0 release, which went live this week, features a streamlined user

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Paypal mobile wallet service adds another 15 retailers

PayPal has picked up another fifteen retail partners for its upstart mobile wallet service and looks to be gathering momentum. First launched as part of a trial in 50 Home

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PayPal backs out on NFC, focuses on mobile transactions

In a somewhat surprising turn of events, PayPal has doubled back on their initial support of Near Field Communication (NFC) technology, dropping the development of their NFC mobile point of

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Proxama unveils MasterCard NFC mobile payment reference kit

Earlier this week, Proxama unveiled their MasterCard NFC mobile payment reference kit to help companies better understand the technology behind NFC payments.  Shown off at  the Cartes convention in Paris,

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MasterCard CSI globalVCard Steps onto Mobile Payment Scene, Available to Nearly 92% of Smartphone Users

As mobile payment options become more and more prevalent in today’s market, it comes as no surprise that Mastercard’s CSI globalVCard app wants to be one of the main faces of the

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Intuit’s GoPayment Among First Mobile Payment Apps Optimized for Honeycomb

Already a great mobile payment option for Android users, things look to get even better with the advent of Honeycomb. Intuit recently began promoting and demonstrating an Android 3.0 version of the app which promises added features.