Via VWN "Mobile Pay Provider Boku Expands Reach" http://www.virtualworldsnews.com/2009/09/mobile-pay-provider-boku-announces-partners-expansion.html
Boku-logo Monetizing the virtual world experience is one of the significant legs a virtual world and avatar-centric business model stands on. Among the fastest developing trends is the leveraging of mobile numbers and the billing relationship users have with their service provider as a means to facilitate inworld purchases, among other transactions. Mobile payment start-up Boku today announced a number of partnerships in the sector, including deals with Hi5, Meez, Offerpal and WeeWorld, and expansion into a number of far-reaching markets, including Finland and Taiwan. VirtualGoodsNews.com has the full story.