PayPal recorded nearly $4B in mobile payments last year - up from $750M in 2010, and well above...

|By:, SA News Editor

PayPal recorded nearly $4B in mobile payments last year - up from $750M in 2010, and well above the $1.5B it expected to bring in - says a company exec. In addition to introducing popular iOS and Android apps, and supporting various third-party apps, PayPal is experimenting with NFC technology and and offline payment solutions. Parent eBay (EBAY) acquired mobile payments startup Zong in July. (previously)