19 August 2016 Current Affairs: ICICI Bank has launched a payment service using a smartphone keyboard named ‘iMobile SmartKeys’. Now, Users will be able to make quick and secure payments on any mobile application, including chat, messenger, email, games or search browser, without having to exit their current application on their smartphone.
iMobile SmartKeys : This reduces the time taken by customers having to switch tabs or applications within their smartphone to access the bank’s application ‘iMobile’.
This solution was developed by one of the winners of the bank’s app developing competition. Customers can transfer money to their registered beneficiaries, pay their utility bills and recharge their mobile numbers.