In today’s top news, Airbnb hosts can now use Visa Direct to up their cash flow, and Fiserv is teaming with PayPal and Venmo to bring QR codes to the point-of-sale (POS). Plus, Alphabet’s retail and shoppable content sectors grew in Q1.
Visa and Airbnb are teaming up to help hosts improve their cash flow. With Visa Direct, Visa’s real-time push payments platform, Airbnb hosts can now easily move money from Airbnb to a bank account linked to a Visa debit card.
Fiserv’s support of PayPal and Venmo QR codes at the point of sale points to the traction they are gaining in omnichannel commerce….