PayPal 2.0 for the iPhone debuted this past week at CTIA 2010 with a cool new feature, “bump“, which allows users to virtually exchange money by bumping their iPhones together. Users of other smartphones, however, won’t be left out in the cold for too long because PayPal with “bump” mobile applications are coming to Android and BlackBerry devices in the next two to three months.
PayPal for BlackBerry
PayPal today announced that its mobile Send Money application is now available for BlackBerry. According to the press release, the new PayPal Send Money application should be listed on BlackBerry App World, however, we have not been able to find it yet. Unfortunately,there was not an OTA download link listed.
Any BlackBerry smartphone user who has bought an application on their phone is already familiar with PayPal, as we provide the payment system for BlackBerry App World,” said Eric Duprat, general manager of PayPal Mobile. “We’re thrilled that BlackBerry smartphone users now have an easy way to send money to almost anyone with a phone number or email address anywhere in the world, directly from their phones.
Read the full press release after the jump…