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PayPal adds QR and Bluetooth to their payment app

Thursday 10 October 2013 | 13:57 CET | Author: Bart Garvelink | Background
PayPal is working on several features to enable faster checkout in retail shops with the PayPal app. Payment Code allows the merchant to scan a QR code generated by the PayPal app, for a quick payment authorization. PayPal Beacon enables automatic customer check-in over Bluetooth, for 'hands free shopping'. The US company plans commercial launch early next year.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / PayPal
Countries: Australia / Canada / Hong Kong / Japan / United Kingdom / United States
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