Zong mobile payments

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Industry Telecommunications
Mobile communications
Founded 2008
Headquarters Menlo Park, California, USA
Products Electronic payments
Mobile Payments
Owner(s) eBay Inc.
Employees 80
Website Zong.com

Zong is a mobile payment company that allows users to make micropayments on the Internet if they have a postpaid mobile phone.[1] The payments are charged to their mobile phone bills by the mobile operator.[2] The company was acquired by eBay in 2011.[3]

Zong payments are only accepted by online games and social networks,[4] and the service can be used to purchase virtual goods.[1]

Awards and recognition[edit]

Zong was awarded the 2009 Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award for New Product Innovation in the Mobile Payments category.[5]

Zong was recognized as one of the 2010 Lead411's "Hottest Silicon Valley Companies", a list of small, fast growing companies based in Silicon Valley.[6]

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