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U.S. Cellular taps Boku for direct-to-bill mobile payments

U.S. Cellular is partnering with Boku to enable its postpaid subscribers to purchase online goods via mobile phone then charge the transaction to their monthly wireless service bill.

T-Mobile USA, Boku team on carrier billing for in-app purchases

T-Mobile USA is teaming with Boku to introduce new carrier billing options within the T-Mobile Mall digital storefront, enabling Android application and game developers to accept in-app payments from

Sprint extends mobile payment options with Boku billing

Boku is expanding its mobile payments network to Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S), enabling the operator's subscribers to charge digital media purchases directly to their monthly wireless bill. Boku's

Boku lands $35M to fuel mobile payments growth, led by Telefonica

Boku has secured $35 million in funding to expand its mobile payments platform. New Enterprise Associates and Telefonica Digital led the round, with Andreessen Horowitz, Benchmark Capital, DAG

Boku extends mobile payments platform to MasterCard PayPass

Mobile payment solutions provider Boku is partnering with MasterCard to expand its m-commerce services to the financial services giant's PayPass retailer network, enabling consumers to make payments,

T-Mobile USA expands carrier billing to digital purchases

T-Mobile USA introduced Direct Carrier Billing, a new m-commerce solution allowing subscribers to purchase digital content and services directly via web-enabled devices including smartphones,

Boku launches 1-Tap Billing for Android

Boku introduced 1-Tap Mobile Billing for Android, enabling developers to integrate in-app transactions billed directly to the customer's wireless carrier. Now live in 56 countries including the U.S.,

Sprint partners with BilltoMobile for mobile payments

Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S) is making it possible for its customers to bill digital goods purchases directly to their monthly Sprint bill. Through a deal with mobile payment provider BilltoMobile,

BilltoMobile teams with Boku for Verizon mobile payments

Mobile payment solutions providers BilltoMobile and Boku have partnered to enable the latter's merchant partners and customers to bill digital goods purchases directly to their monthly Verizon

Apple vying with Google to acquire mobile payment firm Boku

Archrivals Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Google are reportedly circling around mobile payment solutions firm Boku, with both tech giants in talks to acquire the startup or at least hammer out a