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PayPal(s ebay) isn’t quite done retooling its mobile app – in fact it’s saving the biggest upgrade of them all for early next year. On Wednesday the payments giant revealed at the Money2020 conference in Las Vegas that it is creating another new version of its mobile wallet that could be used to make payments in millions of stores without any significant upgrade at the check-out counter.

Called Payment Code, the technology uses the barcode scanners and PIN pads millions of retailers already have installed at their sales counters. According to PayPal head of retail Don Kingsborough, that allows PayPal to overcome two of the biggest obstacles to mobile payment adoption: getting the proper point-of-sale equipment into stores and training salespeople how to use it.

“If you don’t have technology where the consumer wants to shop, what’s the point?” Kingsborough said.

PayPal is partnering with Discover Financial Services, using its…

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Kids love iPads, and kids love watching TV. Combine both, and you got yourself a killer app. That’s the thinking behind Amazon’s (S AMZN) FreeTime Unlimited offering, and it’s also the reason why Netflix(s NFLX) has its Just for Kids UI. But Movile, the Latin American mobile entertainment specialist, thinks it can compete with the big guys.

Movile launched its PlayKids TV iPad app in the U.S. four months ago, and the company is going to announce Tuesday that it has secured the rights for Caillou, Super Why!, CareBears and ten other shows from PBS, DHX Media, Henson and Televix Entertainment. With these new shows, PlayKids is going to offer kids between the ages of 2 and 5 up to 30 age-appropriate shows as well as games and lullabies.

PlayKids offers access to one episode per show for free, and parents have to pay $5 per…

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The Future Of Cloud Computing

The Next Generation

 

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Concern over U.S. dominance in the cloud may drive change in the European market, where a number of local companies have sprung up to compete.

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