PayPal is ditching support for Amazon Fire, Windows Phone, and Blackberry mobile phones, providing users with another reason to switch to iOS and Android models.
BlackBerry is partnering with Barclays Bank to enable P2P money transfers via the UK bank's Pingit application over the BBM messaging service.
BlackBerry has set out plans to grab a slice of the African mobile money market, beginning with the launch of a feature in Nigeria that lets users send money to each other through the BBM messaging service.
BlackBerry has teamed up with PayPal for a trial that lets BBM users in Canada send and receive money through the messaging service.
BlackBerry has struck a three year deal with Canadian telco-owned mobile payments joint venture Enstream to provide a secure platform for transactions between banks and their customers.
Thomson Reuters today announced the release of Eikon for BlackBerry 10, the first financial markets data application to be developed using the native development tools for the BlackBerry 10 platform.
During the BlackBerry Live conference, Charge Anywhere LLC, a leading developer of award-winning, secure mobile payment (MPOS) applications and payment gateway technology, is demonstrating smart phone EMV payment acceptance by converting a BlackBerry phone into an EMV point of sale terminal.
Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, today announced that Jim Tobin has joined the company as senior vice president and general manager, Mobile Solutions, Digital Channels.
Banco Sabadell has partnered with Telefonica and BlackBerry to initiate a pilot test for payments with mobile NFC phones.
Indonesian financial institution PT Bank Permata Tbk (PermataBank), BlackBerry (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) and Mobile Money leader Monitise plc (LSE: MONI.L) announce the commercial pilot launch of BBM Money.
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