PayPal lets you send and request money using Siri in iOS 10
This is cool stuff! I will try it out next time I’ll have to send money to someone.
“Neither a borrower nor a lender be,” some guy told his son once in a play. It’s good advice—if someone floats you a few dollars, you should pay them back right away, before you forget. Now PayPal users can settle up without even launching the app, sending payments to friends via Siri in iOS 10.
Version 6.7 of PayPal’s iOS app lets users both send and request money with Siri commands. The app joins Square Cash and Monzo in adding Siri support for sending and receiving payments.
If you aren’t already using PayPal’s iOS app to send money to individuals, it needs a tiny bit of setup. Update the app to version 6.7, launch it, and tap the Send Money button. That’ll prompt you to authorize PayPal to see your contacts list. (If your contacts list appears right away, it’s already authorized—and you can always revoke this permission in the Settings app, under Privacy > Contacts.)
Once PayPal can see your…
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