PlaySpan Enables Micropayments from Android Phones

Nov. 15, 2010

PlaySpan, a company that specializes in monetizing payments in the online gaming industry, announced the launch of UltimatePay Mobile, a virtual currency and micropayments monetization widget for leading smartphone platforms. The launch will initially be beta tested on Android smartphones. UltimatePay tracks virtual currency balance and provides each user the ability to top-up and view transaction history. “With our mobile payment widget, developers now have a proven micropayments platform that brings a one-click payments experience to mobile users without them ever having to leave the game,” said Karl Mehta, CEO of PlaySpan. “Our mobile payments provides connectivity to 90-plus payment methods across 180 countries including mobile carrier payments with more than 70 carriers worldwide.”