The ongoing football championship is a great occasion for raising awareness about things that are even more important than a good game. Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior, a celebrated football player from Brazilian national team and Spanish FC Barcelona, on behalf of the Waves for Water nonprofit is rolling out a new campaign in partnership with PayPay to bring drinkable water to deprived regions of Brazil. The Competition for Good site seeks donations from around the globe, asking people to donate for their countries and help them win— at least, in water-providing contest.
PayPal is rolling out a new program that will allow customers to make payments on the go. The new feature lets them make wireless transactions using one of the trendiest wearable tech pieces, smartwatches. At the moment, PayPal is launching a pilot phase of the program at the campus café in San Jose, using Samsung Galaxy smart on-wrist tech pieces.
PayPal is promoting its instant pay services in its first-ever campaign starring actor Jeff Goldblum. The e-commerce company released a series of 30-second videos, which are revolving around the benefits of using PayPal when purchasing all kinds of goods, saving their time and money, both online and in actual stores. The vignettes will be available through the end of the year on Hulu, AOL and Yahoo, as well as on eBay’s pages.