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How ad-free subscriptions could solve Facebook
TechCrunch • Josh Constine
Uber is reportedly preparing to sell its Southeast Asian business to Grab
TechCrunch • Matthew Lynley
Essential Phone’s new ‘Halo Gray’ color goes on sale exclusively at Amazon
TechCrunch • Darrell Etherington
WeChat Pay leans on Chinese New Year
Business Insider • Jaime Toplin
French mobile payments app Lydia raises EUR13 million
Finextra
French Startup Lydia Raises Funding to Become the Newest PayPal
Bank Innovation • Grace Noto
The mobile shopping experience needs an overhaul
Mobilepaymentstoday.com
Clearhaus support brings Apple Pay to over 5,000 more European online stores
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CNN Debuts on Google AMP Stories as a Launch Partner
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6 Tips to Optimize Your Content for Mobile Users
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How ad-free subscriptions could solve Facebook
TechCrunchJosh Constine
At the core of Facebook’s “well-being” problem is that its business is directly coupled with total time spent on its apps. The more hours you pass on the social network, the more ads you see and click, the more money it earns....
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Mobile, Startups
Uber is reportedly preparing to sell its Southeast Asian business to Grab
TechCrunchMatthew Lynley
Uber is preparing to sell its Southeast Asian business to Grab in exchange for a stake in the Singaporean ride-sharing company that has a big presence in that region, according to a new report from CNBC. This wouldn’t be an unfamiliar story...
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Consumer Electronics, Mobile
Essential Phone’s new ‘Halo Gray’ color goes on sale exclusively at Amazon
TechCrunchDarrell Etherington
The Essential Phone is currently in the midst of being rolled out in a range of new colors, including three that will be released excessively on Essential’s own website, with a staged release schedule that began Thursday. On Friday, however, Essential revealed...
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Mobile Payments, Payments
WeChat Pay leans on Chinese New Year
Business InsiderJaime Toplin
This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments Briefing" subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. WeChat Pay, one of the two leading mobile wallets, seems to be leaning heavily on the Chinese...
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Mobile Payments, Payments
French mobile payments app Lydia raises EUR13 million
Finextra
Lydia, the French mobile payments leader, has raised 13 million euros, taking the total amount raise...
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FinTech, Mobile Payments
French Startup Lydia Raises Funding to Become the Newest PayPal
Bank InnovationGrace Noto
Paris-based startup Lydia, on its way to becoming a leader in French mobile payments, has raised a $16.1 million round of funding to become the next PayPal in mobile payments. While a lofty goal, Lydia has demonstrated impressive growth in 2017, processing...
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eRetail, Mobile
The mobile shopping experience needs an overhaul
Mobilepaymentstoday.com
By Scott Voigt, co-founder/CEO, FullStory Every year, as data from any e-commerce expert or analyst shows, more and more people use their mobile devices to buy things. It's simple and convenient, and a logical extension of the way we use our smartphones....
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Apple Inc, Credit Cards
Clearhaus support brings Apple Pay to over 5,000 more European online stores
AppleInsiderRoger Fingas
– A + Danish payments firm Clearhaus on Friday announced the rollout of Apple Pay to over 5,000 Nordic online stores, done in partnership with payments provider QuickPay. The deployment covers countries like Denmark, Finland, and Sweden. Those regions gained initial support...
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Digital Media, Google Inc
CNN Debuts on Google AMP Stories as a Launch Partner
CNNEkuhncnn
Google search users are now able to experience breaking news and rich mobile stories from in a new, visual format with Google AMP Stories. ’s AMP Stories are fast to load and designed specifically for mobile devices with a new interactive user...
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Mobile, Mobile Phones
6 Tips to Optimize Your Content for Mobile Users
CopyPressedKristy Snyder
In 2017, the average smartphone user spent five hours a day on their mobile phone. Of this time, 8 percent was spent using a mobile browser to peruse the web,[...] The post 6 Tips to Optimize Your Content for Mobile Users appeared...
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