Ingenico announced its relationship with PayPal, "which will enable merchants with Ingenico POS devices to accept PayPal payment options."
"PayPal's vision for the future of shopping includes people making purchases anytime, anywhere and over any device. Ingenico is helping PayPal realize this vision by putting PayPal in stores and at the point of sale," said Don Kingsborough, vice president of retail and pre-paid products. "Millions of PayPal users will soon have several innovative ways to make purchases at many of their favorite retailers, including using Ingenico terminals to swipe their PayPal payment cards or to enter the mobile phone number and pin associated with their PayPal accounts."
In related news, GigaOM had an interesting interview with Don Kingborough
over the weekend, "…NFC is a feature, not a solution that solves problems. If your strategy is NFC today, you need a new strategy.”