20 Jan 2021
According to the data recently released by National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), the Walmart-backed Unified Payments Interface (UPI) app PhonePe has topped the charts for December. The parameters include transaction volume as well as total value of the transactions for the month.
30 Dec 2020
Starting January 1, 2021, using the FASTag contactless payments system for crossing toll plazas across India will be mandatory.
19 Nov 2020
The Google Pay app has been redesigned with a special focus on personal finance.
10 Nov 2020
The Competition Commission of India (CCI) on Monday ordered a probe against tech giant Google over alleged abuse of its dominant position in its app store to promote its payments service.
30 Aug 2020
Last year in September, Google announced the plan to introduce tokenized cards in Google Pay, its dedicated service for peer-to-peer transfers.
04 Aug 2020
WhatsApp may finally get the go-ahead to launch payments in India.
25 Jun 2020
Google Pay, the payments arm operated by Google, may soon start offering business loans to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in India.
11 Jun 2020
After a slight delay, Google has started rolling out the first public beta version of Android 11, its next big mobile-focused operating system, to Pixel users around the world.
05 May 2020
WhatsApp's much-coveted digital payments service, WhatsApp Pay, may finally be launched by the end of this month.
20 Apr 2020
In the age of digital payments and peer-to-peer transfers, third-party smart cards, promising plenty of benefits and user-facing features, are becoming increasingly popular.
19 Apr 2020
This week, despite the evolving COVID-19 crisis, notable developments were made in the world of tech.
15 Apr 2020
As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve in India, Google is doing everything it can to help people hit by the crisis.
25 Mar 2020
OnePlus has finally launched its mobile payments service, joining the elite club of smartphone makers that also dabble in financial solutions.
17 Mar 2020
Leading infotainment network Discovery has barged into the OTT space with its own content streaming app - Discovery Plus.
03 Mar 2020
Keeping the promise of frequent Pixel upgrades, Google has announced the second 'feature drop' for its flagship smartphones.
01 Mar 2020
This week, we have witnessed a lot of buzz in the world of tech, thanks to several launches, leaks, announcements, and scary security threats.
25 Feb 2020
PayPal, one of the biggest payment platforms in the world, has been marred by a major, albeit unknown, security flaw.
24 Feb 2020
BharatPe, a fintech start-up helping small Indian businesses and merchants go digital, has secured $75 million in a Series C round of funding.
06 Feb 2020
Google has launched a new service in India that helps you easily find, compare, and even recharge your prepaid account using Google Search.
01 Feb 2020
Leading sports brand Puma has launched its first-ever smartwatch in the Indian market.
25 Dec 2019
The stamps are back on Google Pay!
13 Dec 2019
Just a couple of weeks after raising a whopping $1 billion, One97 Communications, the parent of digital payments giant Paytm, has raised $669.5 million (roughly Rs. 4,724 crore) in another round of funding.
11 Dec 2019
PhonePe, a Flipkart-owned company that offers a payment platform to transfer money instantly, has raised $82.5 million in funding.
01 Dec 2019
The last week of November was a quiet one from the perspective of security issues, as we didn't witness any new bugs or vulnerabilities.
30 Nov 2019
Months after launching the option to invest in digital gold, Google Pay, the India-based payment arm of internet giant Google, is working to introduce the ability to gift gold as well.
25 Nov 2019
One97 Communications, a Noida-based company that owns digital payments platform Paytm, has raised around $1 billion in a recent funding round.
31 Aug 2019
Following the Indian government's Digital India push and the launch of a Unified Payments Interface, Google debuted a service called Tez to make instant payments from bank accounts.
13 Aug 2019
In a bid to make sign-ins more secure (and convenient), Google is making some of its services password-less.
30 Jul 2019
Leading Caller ID company Truecaller is again in the middle of a crisis, this time due to a bug that started enrolling users automatically for its payments service.
26 Jul 2019
Since last year, WhatsApp, one of the world's biggest messaging apps, has been testing a payments service in India.
04 Jul 2019
Chrome has long been offering autofill capabilities to save users from the pain of entering information manually on forms/web pages.
19 Jun 2019
Google's UPI-based payments platform Google Pay has introduced a new promotion game in India.
12 Apr 2019
In a major move, Google Pay has added gold investment into its wide-ranging offerings.
24 Mar 2019
In a major development, Google Pay, the UPI-based payments platform from Google, will soon let you invest in 99.99% pure 24 karat gold.
20 Mar 2019
Google Pay in India now lets you book, cancel and check the status of train tickets in India.
17 Dec 2018
Xiaomi has announced its festive "No. 1 Mi Fan Sale" which starts from December 19.
26 Oct 2018
Google Play Store offers a massive selection of free apps but also charges a certain price for select games and apps.
29 Sep 2018
Google's dedicated payments platform, Google Pay, has now been integrated with Uber, giving the ride-hailing service's customers an additional payment option to use.
04 Sep 2018
Finally, Android 9 Pie is now available for OnePlus 6.
29 Aug 2018
On Tuesday, Google announced that it would be partnering with a bunch of Indian banks to bring instant quick loans to the masses as part of its Next Billion Users initiative.