PayPal payments Soon Android-Integrated?

by Mercator Advisory Group 0

PayPal is looking to become a payment option on the AndroidMarketplace, the Google “app store” for Android devices. PayPal continuesto insert itself as a useful payment option in new locations. If Googleagrees, it would say a lot about PayPal’s growing user acceptance overcompeting approaches, like Google Checkout itself.

Android app purchases currently are made using a credit cardor Google’s own competitor to PayPal, Google Checkout. PayPal is alreadyavailable as an application for accepting and making mobile payments on severalmobile platforms, including Android. The reported description of PayPal formobile sounds like it would work in a more integrated fashion on Android,similar to how the iTunes Store works on Apple’s iOS devices.

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