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Siri May Come to iMessage, and Bring Along P2P Payments

Siri May Come to iMessage, and Bring Along P2P Payments

by November 21, 2016 at 11:55 am 0 comments

Have you ever felt overwhelmed with texting, and wished you had some help? Worry no more, Apple has you covered in its newest patent, which may bring Siri — iOS’s virtual assistant — to iMessage. The new functionality will allow Siri to perform various tasks in the iMessage app, such asRead More

PayPal Adds Ability to Pay with Siri — But Not iMessage [VIDEO]

PayPal Adds Ability to Pay with Siri — But Not iMessage [VIDEO]

by November 10, 2016 at 5:05 pm 1 comment

PayPal is joining the platform party on iOS. In September, Venmo — along with Circle, neobank Monzo, and Square Cash — took advantage of the platformization of Siri and iMessage and tied their services into the voice and text-based mediums. Today, PayPal added the ability to send and receive moneyRead More

Top 20 Bank Video Ads of 2016 — Page 3

Top 20 Bank Video Ads of 2016 — Page 3

by November 1, 2016 at 10:24 am 0 comments

10. TD Bank goes straight for your feelings in this ad as it gives back to its own customers, and it totally works. 9. Want a little look at the future? PwC Nederland’s got you covered. Spoiler alert–the world may have changed a lot, but you’ll still run on thatRead More

PayPal Partners Up to Fuel 3Q Growth

PayPal Partners Up to Fuel 3Q Growth

by October 21, 2016 at 10:23 am 1 comment

PayPal continued steady growth this quarter, reaching 192 million active users and 30 transactions per user. It also recorded $87 billion on 1.5 billion total transactions. Venmo accounted for $4.9 billion of that, and mobile accounted for approximately 30% of PayPal’s total transactions. That 192 million, by the way, counts 177Read More

Capital One Blankets Mobile Space with 3 Apps in Top 20

Capital One Blankets Mobile Space with 3 Apps in Top 20

by October 6, 2016 at 10:34 am 1 comment

Credit Karma is king of both mobile platforms this week, but it may have a challenger rising in the ranks. PayPal follows at second and third in Google Play and iOS, respectively. That’s not a surprise, but Capital One having not one, not two, but three apps in the top twenty inRead More

ClearXchange Runs the Table by Signing Citigroup

ClearXchange Runs the Table by Signing Citigroup

by September 30, 2016 at 11:01 am 0 comments

ClearXchange has racked up an impressive series of wins in recent months, bringing several major banks live on its realtime payments network. But this week it may have scored its biggest win of all — signing longtime holdout Citigroup. ClearXchange’s client roster already includes the nation’s largest banks: JPMorgan Chase,Read More

Venmo, PayPal Both Among Top 10 iOS, Android Apps

Venmo, PayPal Both Among Top 10 iOS, Android Apps

by September 29, 2016 at 10:34 am 0 comments

The Chase Mobile app and Credit Karma app top this week’s list of finance apps, with Credit Karma dominating Google Play and Chase continuing its iOS reign. But the surprise of the week may be be that PayPal Holdings owns two apps in the Top 10 on both platforms. Venmo is 3rdRead More

Why Do People Use Venmo? Check the Emojis.

Why Do People Use Venmo? Check the Emojis.

by September 28, 2016 at 3:46 pm 0 comments

The classic use case for peer-to-peer payments is splitting a check — it’s straightforward, easy to understand, and the people doing it are young and having fun (probably). But the problem is that the average P2P payment, according to JPMorgan Chase, anyway, is $300, rather expensive for a dinner bill.Read More

Circle, Square, and Venmo Tie Into Siri & iMessage

Circle, Square, and Venmo Tie Into Siri & iMessage

by September 20, 2016 at 11:44 am 1 comment

With the launch of iOS 10 on Sept. 13, new payment functionality was enabled for Siri, iOS’s voice-activated virtual assistant, and iMessage, Apple’s text-based messaging platform. The first wave of payments apps on Apple’s newly platformized apps are: Venmo, the P2P payments platform from PayPal; Square Cash, from mobile payments serviceRead More

Wells Fargo Mobile App Still In Google Play’s Top 10, Despite $185M Fine

Wells Fargo Mobile App Still In Google Play’s Top 10, Despite $185M Fine

by September 14, 2016 at 10:18 am 0 comments

It shouldn’t be a surprise to see Credit Karma’s mobile app in this week’s top slot for finance apps on Google Play—finance-wise, that seems like the app to beat—but what is a little surprising is the continued reign of Venmo on the iOS side. PayPal’s P2P service app is on aRead More