Having been written off by analysts, a handful of Carrier Billing firms brought it back

Why can't you still pay using just your phone and your existing phone account. Forget about the retail stores, I mean why can't we pay for digital goods in a simple way. For many years now Apple has shown how micro-payments can be done effortlessly for download of songs and videos on the phones. But what if I need to buy a pen on an Ecommerce site? What if I need to buy a Turkish cloth on a foreign online store? What if I don't have a credit card, can I still download the apps on my iPhone?

The answer to most of these questions was always there. Right next to us - our phone and our account with the carrier. I was happy to see that the users on the soon to be released Firefox phones will be able to ...

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