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Uber Offers get merchants to pay for your ride

Uber wants to be your car, and the billboard. It’s turning its frequently used app into a surface for external commerce promotions in hopes of rewarding users with special deals. If Uber will

TrialPay Co-Founder Back With Point, A Novel, Fractional Home Ownership Startup

Point, a Palo Alto-based home equity marketplace that plans to take people's homes and and make them completely liquid, divisible and tradable by letting owners sell fractional equity in them, is rais

Visa Announces Acquisition Of TrialPay To Expand Its Offers Platform

Visa announced today that it’s planning to acquire Mountain View-based TrialPay, an e-commerce payment platform which sits in between payments and advertising, providing consumers with an alter

Taking A Different Tack With In-Store Offers, Trialpay Grows Its Mobile Revenue By 85% Quarter-Over-Quarter

The same week as its old rival Tapjoy restructured with layoffs, Trialpay says it has quietly grown mobile revenue 85 percent over the last quarter by giving gamers offers they can redeem offline in s

TrialPay's DealSpot Brings In-Game Deals To Virtual Currency Offers

<img src="">Offer provider <a href="">TrialPay</a> is launching a new product today that enables game publishers to monet

Casualties Of War: OfferPal Downsizes As Facebook Chooses Competitor

<img src='' class="snap_nopreview shot" alt="" />Facebook is steadily converting partners like Zynga away from their ho

Facebook Begins Testing 'Offers' Payment Option Beyond Games

<img src="">Last month, Facebook started experimenting with a <a href="

Social Game Publishers Hit Payday From Mother's Day Flower Offers

<img src="" class="shot2">Thanks to the increase in number of gamers signing up for flower delivery offers for Moms, Mother's Day was payday fo

Scamville? No. But You Can Now Get Facebook Credits Via Offers

<img src='' class="shot" alt="" />It was probably too lucrative to ignore - Facebook is now directly in the offers business (yes, all that <a

Tragedy Of The Social Gaming Commons: A Blueprint For Change

<img src="" width="154" height="200" />In an efficient ad marketplace, the top keyword usually goes to whoe

TrialPay Bundles A Bunch Of Deals To Raise Money For Cancer

<img src="" width="215" height="34" />If I told you that you can get over $700 worth of stuff for $29.99,

TrialPay Taps Europe For Big Second Round Of Financing

San Francisco based TrialPay will announce a $12.7 million second round of financing tomorrow, which brings them to $15.8 million raised in total. They tapped European money for the round, bringing in

Fuzzy Math That Works? TrialPay Says They Can Make Money From Free Products

Maybe you want to try Skype-out, but don’t want to be saddled with paying for unused minutes if the “VOIP revolution in telephony” isn’t your thing. Well, Mountain View-based T