• Venmo removes global payments feed in app redesign - CNET

    11 days ago - By CNET

    You'll no longer be able to see payments between people you don't know.
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  • Venmo removes its global, public feed in a significant app redesign

    Venmo removes its global, public feed in a significant app redesign

    11 days ago - By TechCrunch

    PayPal-owned payments app Venmo will no longer offer a public, global feed of users' transactions, as part of a significant redesign focused on expanding the app's privacy controls and better highlighting some of Venmo's newer features. The company says it will instead only show users their “friends feed” - meaning, the app's social feed where you can see just your friends' transactions.
    Venmo has struggled over the years to balance its desire to add a social element to its peer-to-peer payments-based network, with the need to offer users their privacy.
    A few years ago, the company was...
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  • Venmo's redesigned app helps you connect with friends

    11 days ago - By Engadget

    Venmo has grown into much more than a simple payment platform, and the company has redesigned its app to reflect that. The company has introduced a revised app for Android and iOS that focuses not just on its budding social element, but on plugging the rapidly ballooning list of new features. Venmo has tossed the global feed in favor of a friends feed that shows what's happening with your close connections. The new bottom navigation section, meanwhile, is built to expose features you might not have considered before. A Cards button plugs both credit and debit options, while a dedicated...
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