PayPal has outed a new app for BlackBerry handsets that lets users make payments to anyone with an email address. The service is available in the U.S., Canada, U.K., France, Italy, Spain, Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg, Ireland, Portugal and Australia. There's also a similar application for the iPhone and Android devices.
PayPal Mobile Checkout is a new service that allows U.K., U.S. and Canada consumers to securely purchase items via the mobile web. It offers online stores a way to accept payments and allows merchants to sell items like DVDs, CDs, clothing, tickets, electronics, video games, books, athletic equipment, and other stuff directly through the Mobile Internet.