Category Archives: Mobile Payment

More about the Bango & NHN ACE announcement

The recent announcement of a deal between NHN and Bango caused a lot of interest among app developers and payment providers – especially in Korea. This post is to help explain the commercial and strategic benefits to Bango shareholders. The … Continue reading

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Support for Charitable donations to American Red Cross (Harvey & Irma)

Following the disastrous events brought by hurricanes Harvey and Irma, Bango technology is supporting charitable relief by processing a significant volume of charitable donations. Bango works with the tier 1 US Mobile Network Operators to allow users to donate by … Continue reading

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Announcement: Bango Boost version 2 released

Bango announces the launch of Bango Boost v2. Building on the MEFFY award-winning first release, Bango Boost v2 enables major stores and merchants to use predictive insights to: Optimize marketing to increase spending on specific billing routes Target offers at … Continue reading

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Bango makes key hire to lead Latin American operations

Bango announces that it has hired Fernando Dias to head-up operations in Latin America. This is the latest move in Bango’s strategy to expand global support for app store partners. Based in Bango’s office in Sao Paulo, Fernando will drive … Continue reading

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Announcement: Bango brings cross-device carrier billing to millions more Windows 10 users

Bango announces that it has expanded the availability of carrier billing for Microsoft Windows Store. For the first time, users in Finland, Norway and Hungary can make purchases from any Windows 10 device, including their Xbox One consoles, using their … Continue reading

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Q&A: Bango and Danal partnership

On 12 August, Bango announced that it had signed a memorandum of understanding with Korean mobile commerce company Danal, aimed at strengthening its global payments footprint and for mutual technical and business benefit.  To provide extra information on this announcement, … Continue reading

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Announcement: End User Spend and Trading Update

Bango (AIM: BGO), the mobile payments company, provides a trading update for the six months ended 30 June 2016, ahead of announcing its interim results on 20 September 2016. Annualized End User Spend (EUS) exiting June 2016 increased by 283% … Continue reading

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Google boosts app store success by installing apps without the store

Bango is obsessed with app store billing optimization – leveraging mobile innovations to simplify the payment experience, boost spend and increase customer engagement. We are therefore delighted to learn that Google is streamlining their Android app discovery and installation process. … Continue reading

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Bloomberg interview with Bango’s Ray Anderson

Bango CEO, Ray Anderson sat down with Guy Johnson on Bloomberg Television’s “The Pulse” at the end of December for an interview titled, “Bringing Back ‘Crazy Frog’ Personalization in Tech”. Watch the video here. Ray discusses how 2015 saw Bango … Continue reading

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Paying for an iTunes voucher through carrier billing

Last year Softbank in Japan made it possible for a subscriber to pay for a digital iTunes voucher on their phone bill. This meant that a customer could buy the voucher from Softbank and charge it to their bill. The … Continue reading

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