Mobile Minutes: LG’s mobile payments; SeatGeek’s new app; Facebook’s fundraiser feature; Nuzzel expands beyond Twitter
LG joins Apple, Google in creating its own mobile payment system
The South Korean electronics conglomerate said Thursday it plans to launch LG Pay, a service that will presumably turn its smartphones into digital wallets.
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SeatGeek rolls out mobile app to challenge StubHub, Live Nation
SeatGeek Inc., an online destination for tickets to sports matches, concerts and other events, is rolling out an enhanced mobile application as it takes on larger ticketing providers such as StubHub and Ticketmaster.
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Facebook is making it easier to donate to charity
Facebook is testing a new tool that will make it easier for charities to raise funds on the social media platform. It allows charities to use their own pages to raise funds for specific campaigns, a process that should take users just a few simple clicks to complete.
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News app Nuzzel tries to appeal to everyone by moving beyond Twitter
Nuzzel works by suggesting stories to users based on how many times they’ve been shared by those they follow on Twitter.
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