• Mobile shopping now totals a quarter of all spending

    6 days ago - By Tech Radar

    British shoppers are using their mobile devices to make purchases more than ever before, according to new research from Mastercard. The payments firm found that shopping on devices such as a smartphone or tablet now makes over a quarter of the entire consumer spending in the UK. This also correlates to around half of all online spending across Europe, with Mastercard finding that just 43 percent of shopping is now done in a physical store, highlighting the dwindling importance of the high street.
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    In its study, which examined customers habits across Europe, it found that of...
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  • Hulu Now Accepts Payments Using Venmo

    Hulu Now Accepts Payments Using Venmo

    6 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    When it comes to making payments online, you've got your usual suspects such as Visa, Mastercard, PayPal, and in some cases Apple Pay too. That is pretty much standard fare across most online platforms, however it seems that Hulu is adding a new option for users who who to pay for its services in the form of Venmo. Venmo is mostly associated with helping friends pay each other back for meals or purchases, but we suppose it makes perfect sense that it could be used for other purposes too. According to Hulu's announcement, they are the first-ever TV streaming service that has partnered up...
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