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PayPal for iOS Updated to Let Siri Send Money for You in Canada

PayPal for iOS has been updated to support Siri integration with apps, which means you can now send or request money from friends using the voice assistant. All you have to do, is say something like "Use PayPal to send $125 to Jenny for groceries,” or “Request $20 from Dad with PayPal” to test it...

PayPal Discontinues Apps for Windows Phone, BlackBerry and Kindle Fire

In an official blog post, PayPal has announced that it will be discontinuing its official apps for Microsoft Windows Phone, Amazon Kindle Fire and Blackberry users on June 30 (via CNET). The announcement also notes that all iOS and Android users using older versions of the PayPal mobile app will be required to upgrade to version 6.0, starting...

PayPal Launches ‘Return Shipping on Us’ Service in Canada

Today, PayPal announced the launch of a new “Return Shipping on Us” service in Canada. By directly addressing a major concern of online shoppers, the company says this service will help boost confidence and assist in driving online retail by refunding return shipping costs on eligible online purchases within Canada and around. According to a...

PayPal Digital Gifts: Save 10% Off iTunes Cards Until April 22

Need to reload your iTunes Account balance? Then check out the following PayPal Digital Gifts offer. Starting today until April 22, 2016 (11:59 PM EST), all digital iTunes Cards will be 10% off for $25, $50 and $100 denominations. By funding your iTunes Account with discounted cards, you save on every digital purchase you make...

PayPal Canada Celebrates 10 Years, Now Over 6.4 Million Users

PayPal Canada first launched here back in 2006 and this year they’re celebrating their tenth anniversary. Cameron Schmidt, general manager of PayPal Canada explained to iPhone in Canada growth of mobile payments continues to rise in Canada, and elsewhere as well. The company saw 1.4 billion mobile payment transactions in 2015, worth $66 billion, from its...

PayPal Cuts Ties with VPN Unblock-Us in Apparent Netflix Crackdown

It appears a proxy war is being fought by content providers against VPN services which allow users to unlock content restrictions with streaming services like Netflix, with PayPal at the centre of it all. After Toronto-based VPN service UnoTelly was cut off earlier this month by PayPal, CBC News reports popular VPN service Unblock-Us has...

PayPal Cuts Payments to Toronto-based Netflix Unblocker UnoTelly

Canadian VPN and DNS service provider UnoTelly has sent out a letter to customers informing them about PayPal's move to sever the payment processing agreement unilaterally and without prior warning. You can see an email UnoTelly has been sending to customers, as noted by iPhone in Canada reader Keith: Also, PayPal has indicated that UnoTelly...

PayPal Promo: Save 10% Off Digital iTunes Codes, Today Only

If you missed out on the 20% off iTunes Card promo at Costco retail stores (15% off online), then here’s your chance to save 10% off iTunes Digital Codes from PayPal. In an email blast to customers, PayPal says customers can save 10% off $25, $50 and $100 amounts, today only (until 8:59PM PST/11:59PM EST),...