BillPin Acquires Obopay’s BillMonk Bill-Splitting Service

After some years of languishing, BillMonk’s service and user base will be taken over by a young Singapore startup, BillPin, which provides a similar bill-splitting service. Just over six months

Twitter, Amiando, Obopay, And Playfish Are Named Technology Pioneers By The World Economic Forum

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/12/wef-215x193.jpg" width="215" height="193" /> Every year the World Economic Forum picks a couple dozen or so up-and-coming technology startups

Nokia Eyes Emerging Markets With Obopay-Powered Payment Platform

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/08/cp_1251342167_obopay-screen.jpg" width="150" height="177" />Earlier today, Nokia <a href="http://www.techmeme.com/090826/p35#a090826p35">annou

The $70 Million Obopay Deal Is More About The UnBanked Than The Banked

<img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/obopay-screen.jpg" width="150" height="177" /> When<a href="http://www.techmeme.com/090325/p24#a090325p24"> news came </a>out earlier this

Finnish Startup Scred Adds Another Way To Divvy Up Debts Between Friends

Today, at the Next Web conference, I met the founders of Scred, a Finnish startup that lets friends manage their their debts to each other. Scred is an application that makes it easy to split up tabs

Revolution Money Thinks It Can Win Friends On Facebook

Steve Case wants to make some new friends on Facebook. Today, his startup Revolution Money launched a friend-to-friend payment application on Facebook called MoneyExchange (as of this writing, it is s

Verizon To Offer Mobile Payments

Slowly, mobile payments are starting to creep their way into the US. Though foreign countries tend to use the service more, the US will eventually catch on when we all realize that paying your bills w

Billmonk Has A Half Brother

Social/mobile payments site Billmonk had a mini merger with competitor Obopay last month (we called it a “battle for relevance” since PayPal has a strong product offering in the mobile spa

MiniMerger: Obopay Aquires Billmonk

In a battle for relevance in the mobile payments space, mobile to mobile payment service Obopay has acquired social payment service Billmonk. Neither are disclosing the size of the acquisition, which

Helio Allows Customers To Use Obopay

Today Helio announced that its subscribers will be able to pay their bills via Obopay. Targeted mostly for pay-as-you-go users, Obopay is the latest in MasterCard’s way of having you spend money on

Obopay set to Launch: More Mobile Payments

Update: The Obopay website is now live, although you cannot register and use the service until April. Palo Alto based Obopay is set to launch sometime Thursday (the site is currently password protecte