According to a report published by Business Insider, PayPal is looking to integrate forthcoming iOS 8 Touch ID fingerprint recognition APIs into its mobile payment App. Apple unveiled the Touch ID API during its WWDC keynote for developers and users. A team of PayPal developers attended the WWDC session focusing on hardware-based security system. Integration of Touch ID and payment services is the next logical step for Apple’s secure fingerprint scanning solution. Read More
In an endeavor to expand the payment options available for users on Google Play Store on Android Devices, Google has integrated with PayPal. Now users can not use their PayPal account in addition to their credit or debit card, billing to a carrier, or gift card to purchase apps, books, songs, TV shows and movies from the Google Play Store. Besides initial download, PayPal like other options is also available for In-App purchases. Read More
Yesterday Apple disappointed a few publishers by announcing a new subscription based model for content based Apps. Today, Google is unveiling a completely new service dubbed “Google One Pass”. Google One Pass is a payment system for publishers that will allows them to set prices and terms for their content.