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PayPal launches new mobile payments app for Pebble

PayPal launches new mobile payments app for Pebble

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); PayPal has brought its mobile commerce application to the Pebble wearable device PayPal has announced the launch of a new mobile payments application designed specifically for the Pebble smartwatch. The app will allow Pebble users to pay for products at retail stores that support mobile commerce. The Pebble device was released in 2013 and more than 400,000 of these devices have been sold as of March 2014. The smartwatch is fairly simple, … Read entire article »

Filed under: Gadgets, Mobile Apps, Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments, Technology News

Disney finds success in mobile games

Disney finds success in mobile games

Disney Interactive is gaining momentum in the mobile space Disney Interactive is beginning to see significant success in the gaming field. The company has long been involved in the game industry, having first been formed in 1999 in order to engage a new generation of consumers interested in interactive entertainment. In recent years, Disney Interactive has been focusing more heavily on mobile games rather than placing sole focus on traditional console games. This diversification has paid … Read entire article »

Filed under: Entertainment Industry, Mobile Apps

Mobile wallet transactions have doubled at Walgreens thanks to Apple Pay

Mobile wallet transactions have doubled at Walgreens thanks to Apple Pay

The iPhone based payments service has accounted for half of all of the tap to pay purchases made at McDonald’s. Despite a great deal of controversy that was made in some of the largest retailers across the country, the Apple Pay mobile wallet has still kept its position in a number of retail stores in the United States since it was first launched on October, 20, but there has yet to be any real evidence as … Read entire article »

Filed under: Mobile Apps, Mobile Payments

Optus launches new mobile payments app

Optus launches new mobile payments app

Optus becomes Australia’s first telecom to offer a contactless payment solution Optus, Australia’s second largest telecommunications companies, has become the country’s first telecom to offer contactless payments with its new mobile app, Cash by Optus. The new application is designed to completely replace cash and card purchases below $100 and may help bring more convenience to the commerce space. The new app is being launched with the aid of Visa and Heritage Bank and will utilize … Read entire article »

Filed under: International, Mobile Apps, Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments, Near Field Communications

Is Google Glass ever going to be something consumers want?

Is Google Glass ever going to be something consumers want?

Many developers are starting to think that this wearable technology has already seen its 15 minutes of fame. The Google Glass wearables have been making appearances at high profile events and have been making technology news headlines as they cause governments and companies to rethink the types of regulations that they have in place – such as for drivers or movie goers. However, many in the industry are starting to ask whether these wearables will ever truly … Read entire article »

Filed under: Augmented Reality, Gadgets, Mobile Apps, Technology News

Mobile security partnership formed between BlackBerry and Samsung

Mobile security partnership formed between BlackBerry and Samsung

Technology news headlines are buzzing as the two rivals have come together in this effort. It has now been confirmed that BlackBerry Ltd. has entered into a partnership with its rival handset maker, Samsung Electronics Co. in order to be able to work together to bring the increased mobile security technology to the Android operating system. BlackBerry may still be struggling, but it continues to be recognized for the high levels of security it provides. Beginning in 2015, … Read entire article »

Filed under: Mobile Apps, Mobile Commerce Security

WeDeliver launches new mobile commerce platform

WeDeliver launches new mobile commerce platform

Delivery service provider has launched a new mobile shopping site and commerce platform WeDeliver, an online deliver service, has launched a new mobile shopping site ahead of the holiday season. The company specializes in providing same-day delivery services for local merchants, operating primarily in Chicago, Illinois. Delivery services are becoming particularly popular among retailers because of the growing prominence of online shopping and mobile commerce. A growing number of people are beginning to use their mobile … Read entire article »

Filed under: Mobile Apps, Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments, United States

Mobile commerce wins big during China’s Singles Day

Mobile commerce wins big during China’s Singles Day

Singles Day shows the power of mobile shopping in China China’s Singles Day, which is the equivalent of Black Friday elsewhere, has been a major success in terms of mobile commerce. Last month, downloads of mobile payment and shopping applications rose by 80% as consumers prepared to do their shopping online and at physical stores. According to App Annie, the average popularity of mobile commerce apps throughout China rose to #169 during October, up from #227 … Read entire article »

Filed under: International, Mobile Apps, Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments