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Boku Accounts enables mobile payments anywhere, anytime

The new service means wireless carriers can sell customers a way to seamlessly make transactions at any credit card terminal with their phones, and no hardware has to be changed.

By February 23, 2012

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More on mobile payment front: Boku steps it up

Competing for market share with rival Zong and a few others, the start-up says new partnerships give it access to 200 million new user accounts. (But do they all pay?)

By November 19, 2009

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Here come the mobile payment wars

Two rival companies, Boku and Zong, want to replace your credit card number with your cell phone number. Here's how it might pan out.

By June 16, 2009

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Google pushes devs to use Google Wallet: report

Reuters has reported that Google is leaning on app developers to use its payment-processing service rather than rival offerings, although the company says that its policy has not changed.

By March 11, 2012

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Mobile payment service Zong expands to subscriptions

Still in a close rivalry with competitor Boku, Zong has partnered with two subscription services so that members can bill their payments to their cell phone bills.

By September 22, 2009

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Google reportedly pushing devs to use Google Wallet

Reuters reports that Google is leaning on developers to use its payment processing service rather than rival offerings, though the company says that its policy has not changed.

By March 8, 2012

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Microsoft brings kids developer tool to the PC

Originally developed for the Xbox, Microsoft now has a Windows version of Kodu--a tool for letting preteens create their own code.

By January 13, 2010

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Rashid: Battery power is a tricky thing

Microsoft's research chief talks about computing in rural India, the Kindle, and how your laptop is essentially a bomb that (hopefully) will never detonate.

By October 29, 2008

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American Express invests in mobile payments with Payfone

American Express continues its push into the emerging space of mobile purchasing, making a $19 million investment in mobile-payments provider Payfone.

By April 12, 2011

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American Express enters the 'payment 2.0' fray

The financial services company launches Serve.com, a PayPal-like platform that's designed to bring digital and mobile payments to new markets.

By March 28, 2011