"Plus, since payments in Messenger use debit cards, as with any other debit card payment, if there are unauthorized charges, people have recourse with their bank".
Facebook has also launched M suggestions for payments into the Messenger app, which uses artificially intelligent virtual assistant M to identify when payment is being discussed in a conversation and present options to send or receive money.
During your first payment the app will request your bank information to be entered, Visa and Mastercard are supported.
Facebook, the social network with 2 billion users, is said to be preparing tests of features that include a "red envelope" service for peer-to-peer payments and a "breaking news" tag for publishers, Recode reported.
Bizarre Places People Have Been Caught Having Sex in Public
Rather than fall in love, the two were caught committing a sexual act in their seats , and have since been issued citations. TWO plane passengers have been arrested after a woman performed a sex act on the man sitting next to her during a flight.
David Marcus is the head of Messenger at Facebook and a senior executive there.
"In the USA most people use payments in Messenger to send less than $50 at a time", Marcus said in a statement. If the friend hasn't set the system up, they'll be prompted to enter their card details to get the payment. Payments in Messenger enable you to send money to a friend right within the conversation you're already having, so that you never forget to pay someone back on the go.
Additionally, Messenger P-to-P can only be linked to a debit card, and while the transaction occurs instantly, the settlement of funds can still take 1-3 business days depending on the connected financial institution.
You will also need to link your debit card to Messenger if you'd like to receive money from your friends - and who wouldn't?
Facebook began letting its users in the United States send cash to each other in 2015 but doesn't charge for its use. The new payments feature will compete against a growing number of P2P payment apps like Venmo, Paypal, and several others.
Even though the handset ships pre-loaded with Android 7.1.1 Nougat, the company has assured Android Oreo within the next few days. Nokia 5 features a 5.2-inch IPS display with HD resolution (1280x720) and 2.5D glass with 500 nits brightness.
A source close to Sessions defended the attorney general, promising he "has been entirely truthful and consistent on this matter". To view the full article, register now. "I think the Democrats might want to be careful what they ask for".
Kashmir IG Khan said police would launch a thorough investigation to ascertain how such a weapon reached the hands of militants. IGP Kashmir zone, Muneer Khan said: "We will ask Pakistan to collect the body of Masood Azhar's nephew as JeM has owned it".
However, with North Korea expected to be on top of the agenda, tensions are rising in South Korea ahead of Trump's visit. All 18 individuals on which the South Korean sanctions were imposed were directly affiliated to North Korean banks.
Two years after he suffered a near-fatal overdose, Lamar Odom has reportedly collapsed once again in a Los Angeles nightclub. A rep for the ex-Laker attributed Odom's collapse to dehydration and assured he is now "doing well".
Liverpool cut through West Ham like a knife through butter! Liverpool, on the other hand, had them wrapped up with the goal . It was simply woeful defending and summed up yet another miserable night for West Ham at the London Stadium.
NBC affiliate WAVE 3 reported that, according to a neighbor, Paul was mowing his lawn at the time of the assault. Rand Paul , R-Ky., listens to questions on health care and the Republican effort to repeal ObamaCare.
Elliott's role in this game could be huge as he faces a Kanas City defense that is allowing 131 yards per game . This was a game that Atlanta could have definitely won, but the Panthers with more poise than the Falcons.
The 77th-ranked Krajinovic had only won 17 matches in his whole career - thwarted by a wrist injury - before this tournament. Nadal has not said whether he will be fit enough to play in the season-ending ATP Finals, starting November 12 in London.
Iranians Commemorate 1979 US Embassy Takeover
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Jaguars deactivate RB Fournette for violating team rule
The cornerback had spent the first half jawing at the normally reserved receiver, holding him to one catch for six yards. Ivory wouldn't find pay dirt himself, but he did more than an enough to offset the loss of Fournette for the ball game.
StarCraft 2 is going free-to-play this month
Those who are not free players can also unlock the ranked ladder by purchasing any campaign or War Chest season. If you already own Wings of Liberty , the second installment Heart of the Swarm will be available for free .
Mobile, Sprint Call Off Merger Talks
Consumers are paying less for cellphone service, thanks to T-Mobile's influence on the industry and the resultant price wars. Although it has cut its costs, Sprint is saddled with considerable debt and has endured numerous annual losses.