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

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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 never been compatible with Android tablets, for some reason. Today is the day that it changes! With the Android app ...

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PayAnywhere rings up new mobile payment app experience

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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 interface with easier sign on and support for multiple accounts. If you’re in the market for a payment ...

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Paypal mobile wallet service adds another 15 retailers

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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 Depot locations earlier this year, the NFC-based initiative has been expanded to all 2,200 locations across the country. ...

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PayPal backs out on NFC, focuses on mobile transactions

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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 sale transaction plans. David Marcus, PayPal’s VP of mobile, clarified this move by stating, ...

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Proxama unveils MasterCard NFC mobile payment reference kit

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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, Proxama‘s kit consists of a Samsung Galaxy S phone loaded with a special version ...

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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 emerging revolution. According to CSI Enterprises, Inc., their mobile application is going to be ...

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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.

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