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PayPal: Canadians Are Ready to Embrace Mobile Payments

According to a new report from PayPal, Canadian consumers are ready to ditch their wallets in favour of mobile payments.  The company recently announced the findings of a multi-country survey, which was conducted on 15 countries including Canada.  The survey was done to get an idea of how the relationship of money and technology have...

PayPal Looking to Quickly Implement Touch ID Into Its iOS Apps

With Apple announcing at WWDC 2014 the ability for developers to use Touch ID for their apps, the team from PayPal is reportedly ready to integrate the fingerprint reader into their apps, reports Business Insider: Yesterday, a team of PayPal developers attended a session on Touch ID, Apple's fingerprint-scanning system, at the company's annual Worldwide...

PayPal Launches Mobile Payments at 50 Stores in Toronto

Last fall PayPal had started piloting mobile payments at locations in Toronto and today the company has officially announced the launch, which now has 50 stores capable of receiving money via your smartphone. Most locations are at popular cafes, restaurants and food trucks in the city. Users use the PayPal iOS app to check-in to...

PayPal is Ready to Help Apple Launch its Mobile Payments System

During the quarterly earnings call, Tim Cook didn't say it openly, but suggested Apple is interested in stepping into the mobile payments industry. Now PayPal wants to play an important role in Apple's mobile payments era, sources speaking with Re/code have heard. Three payments industry executives tell Re/code that eBay-owned PayPal has been pitching Apple...

PayPal Mobile Payments Being Piloted at Jimmy’s Coffee in Toronto

PayPal Canada has teamed up with Toronto-based TouchBistro's point of sale technology to offer a new mobile payment solution at coffee shops and restaurants. One of the first pilot locations include select Jimmy's Coffee shops in Toronto: PayPal is now piloting their cloud-based check-in technology with TouchBistro at select locations in Toronto. Using the PayPal...