Payments

  • What to know about Prime Reload, Amazon’s latest rewards program

    … Amazon introduced Prime Reload Tuesday, which rewards 2 percent of purchases back to Prime members who fund their Amazon balances with their debit cards. Forget the rumors about Amazon potentially buying a bank. Amazon practically is a bank. To date it has a foot in payments, cash, small business lending, consumer credit and now it’s coming…

    Digiday- 19 readers -
  • Facebook Adds Polls, Payments Chat Assist Function to Messenger

    … function for payments, saying that it uses machine learning to search for phrases such as, “IOU,” “You owe me” and “Send me,” after which it triggers the app to include a payment button below the message thread, which users can opt to click and send money by entering debit card information or using cards that have previously been linked to Messenger…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 19 readers -
  • The State of Social Commerce (Infographic)

    … commerce made big advances in 2014 and 2015, with services like Twitter, Tumblr and Facebook all implementing buy buttons and expanding into payment systems, native shops and brand partnerships. Overall, it seemed like social networks were making commerce a core part of their platforms. And social commerce seems well positioned for growth. More…

    AllTwitterin Social Facebook Twitter- 26 readers -
  • Facebook Messenger Tops 1 Billion Monthly Active Users

    … operating officer Sheryl Sandberg also acknowledged the milestone, sharing the photo below with vice president of messaging products David Marcus and posting: Today we’re celebrating the more than 1 billion people who use Messenger each month. We know that every message is important because it helps us stay in touch with the people we care about…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 23 readers -
  • Android Facebook Messenger Users Can Send, Receive SMS Messages

    … Facebook is giving Messenger users with Android devices the option of accessing their SMS messages via the application. The social network said in a post on its Messenger page that it has been testing the feature and stressed that it is completely optional. Users who choose to activate the feature will see their standard Messenger messages…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 14 readers -
  • Report: Financial Apps See Most Purchases During Summer, Not Tax Season

    … credit scores, create budgets, protect against fraud, make payments and manage investment portfolios. The company analyzed 1.9 million app installs and more than 365,000 post-install events between June 2015 and February 2016. The report showed that users purchased services in financial apps most in July, which accounted for 23.2 percent of all…

    AllTwitter- 21 readers -
  • Facebook Catches March Madness

    …, after which they can specify when their profile pictures will revert back to “normal.” Facebook Live videos will also take to the court, as the social network said in an email to SocialTimes that teams including the University of Oregon, University of Virginia and Duke University will tap into the live-video-streaming feature, as will college…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 35 readers -
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