Facebook testing Credits outside of Facebook

Facebook isn’t a true PayPal competitor, but it’s taking some steps toward becoming an online payments provider outside of its Facebook properties. The social giant has begun testing the use of Facebook Credits on Uno Boost and Collapse! Blast, both available on gaming portal GameHouse.

Facebook Credits: Virtual Goods Are Just the Beginning

Facebook is ready to go big with its Facebook Credits virtual currency and is announcing that all application developers will have to use the credits starting July 1. Facebook Credits could prove to be a major revenue source for the social network as it expands.