The Stripe .NET Library by ServiceStack is a project that contains a Portable Class Library with a typed .NET client gateway for accessing Stripe's REST API. Used by servicestack.net to process merhcant payments and recurring subcriptions online. Features include: Small, typed, message-based API with DTO's and fits in a StripeGateway.cs; portable profile available supporting .NET 4.5, Xamarin.iOS, Xamarin.Android and Windows Store clients; custom declarative DTO's defined within the app to access new APIs, and aims to implement the mockable IRestGateway, which allows developers to return test data with a generic MockRestGateway.
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Payment is a critical piece of any application and new usage patterns have indicated that users are likely to do their purchase from a variety of devices and applications. It is important to create the right experience within the application so that the payment process is seamless to the user. Visa, one of the key players in the payment industry, has announced the launch of its developer program to consolidate all its offerings and push its new digital wallet service, V.me, that is slated to launch in early 2012. The V.me by Visa API is available to developers now for beta testing.