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Is tap-and-pay transit the key to m-commerce adoption?

Digital marketplace eBay reported its third quarter earnings on Wednesday, trumpeting revenues of $3 billion--a 32 percent year-over-year increase. eBay CEO John Donahoe credited the jump to the

eBay on pace to double mobile sales to $4B in 2011

Digital marketplace eBay is poised to process around $4 billion in mobile-enabled sales in 2011, double the number reported a year ago, the company's head of mobile business operations and

Apple forgoes NFC m-payment integration with new iOS 5

The wait is finally over: Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) officially unveiled its newest iPhone during a media event Tuesday. Dubbed the iPhone 4S--not the iPhone 5, as most anticipated--the smartphone heralds

PayPal opening NYC pop-up store to showcase m-commerce services

PayPal is opening a pop-up store in downtown Manhattan to showcase the new digital payment services the eBay-owned company plans to introduce in the months ahead. TechCrunch reports the PayPal

PayPal unveils expanded mobile commerce platform

PayPal took the wraps off a series of new payment technologies the eBay-owned commerce platform's president Scott Thompson calls "a one-stop shop for merchants to engage their customers directly

PayPal to offer NFC payments on Android this summer

PayPal jumped into the Near Field Communication game with a new peer-to-peer mobile payment service that will initially work on Android phones. Click here to watch a video about PayPal's new

Zong snapped up by eBay for $240M

Online auction house eBay continues to ramp up its mobile commerce, acquiring mobile payments technology firm Zong for approximately $240 million in cash. The transaction is expected to close during

PayPal forecasts mobile payments to reach $3B in 2011

PayPal anticipates its 2011 mobile total payments volume will reach $3 billion, up from the $2 billion target the company forecasted in February. "This is the third time we've had to update our

PayPal sues Google for stealing mobile payment 'trade secrets'

Hours after Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) unveiled its Google Wallet mobile payment solution Thursday, eBay-owned digital commerce solutions provider PayPal filed suit claiming the web services giant

PayPal expects to process $2 billion in mobile payments in 2011

During eBay's first quarter earnings call, PayPal, the digital transaction arm of eBay, said that it expects to process more than $2 billion in mobile payments this year, which is nearly three times