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22-Sep-14
Are Mobile Payments really the Future of Transactions?

Apple Pay created a buzz equivalent to the launch of the new iPhones, and that too when it is not available worldwide....

Mobile Payments, Global, Americas

22-Sep-14
Microsoft Getting Serious About Mobile Payments With Their Latest Hire

So we know that Microsoft isn’t opposed to mobile payments, after all there is Microsoft Wallet on Windows Phone, but could Microsoft be thinking about getting more involved with the service and making it as possible contender to the likes of Apple Pay, Google Wallet, and Softcard (formerly known as ISIS)?...

Mobile Payments, Global, Americas, Microsoft

22-Sep-14
Spindle Announces Support for Apple Pay Mobile Commerce Innovations

HEADLINE2 Industry Leader's Yowza!! Cloud-Based POS Platform Confirms Support for Apple Pay NFC Wallet With Existing Advanced Mobile Marketing, Geo-Location, Beaconing and Mobile Payment Services....

Mobile Payments, Americas, Spindle, Apple Pay

19-Sep-14
Apple to partner with China Unionpay on m-payments - report

Apple has reportedly reached an agreement with China Unionpay to jointly launch mobile payments in China....

Mobile Payments, APAC, Apple, UnionPay

19-Sep-14
Samsung is teaming with PayPal for mobile payments on a watch

The next generation of Samsung smartwatches could have a fingerprint sensor to be used for mobile payments via PayPal. Both will have to fight back against Apple Pay so banding together may make the most sense....

Mobile Payments, Global, PayPal, Samsung

19-Sep-14
BBM Users Get Mobile Payments Boost from BlackBerry

BlackBerry continues to forge ahead despite no shortage of setbacks and lingering obstacles down the mobile path....

Mobile Payments, Americas, Blackberry, BBM

19-Sep-14
Why the U.S. Lags the World in Mobile Payments

Many American consumers are beyond excited by the prospect of Apple Pay, but overseas the iPhone's latest feature is old news....

Mobile Payments, Americas

18-Sep-14
As Apple Pay Hits, Visa Signals Hopes To Be Mobile Payment Player

The masses lining up to get their hands on Apple’s new iPhones Friday will also gain access to the tech company’s new payment platform — Apple Pay. Visa wants it known that as purchases go mobile it plans to maintain its spot in your pocket....

Mobile Payments, Global, Americas, Visa, Apple, Apple Pay

18-Sep-14
Mobile Payment Brands Go On Offensive in Fear of Apple Pay Domination

With the first reviews of Apple's new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus making their rounds, the discussions around what many have deemed the most lack-luster announcement—Apple Pay—are only getting louder....

Mobile Payments, Global, Apple, Apple Pay

18-Sep-14
PayPal Here, the company’s donglebased mobile payments solution, is now...

PayPal Here Arrives On Android Tablets.PayPal Here, the company’s dongle-based mobile payments solution, is now available for Android tablets, the company announced this afternoon – a move that will address a large and growing swath of the tablet market....

Mobile Payments, Americas, Android

18-Sep-14
BlackBerry Enhances Mobile Payment Capabilities for BBM Users

HEADLINE2 - New BBM Money service for Android, BlackBerry and iPhone users in Indonesia announced - New partnership with TransferTo will bring contact to contact airtime remittance enabled from within BBM ...

Mobile Payments, Global, Americas, Blackberry, BBM

17-Sep-14
Macy’s unveils mobile payments and customer marketing plans

Macy’s Inc, owner of the Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s department store chains, has unveiled plans to implement a range of new technologies designed to provide an omnichannel shopping service to its customers....

Mobile Payments, Americas, Retail, Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s

17-Sep-14
Subway to use Softcard NFC for mobile payments

The deal also means iPhone 6 users will be able to use Apple Pay to take a bite out of their favorite Subway sandwich....

NFC, Mobile Payments, Americas, SUBWAY, Softcard

17-Sep-14
Mobile Payments: Looking for Signs of Life

The arrival of Apple Pay has been a positive sign for NFC (near-field communication) mobile payments....

NFC, Mobile Payments, Global

16-Sep-14
The SUBWAY® Restaurant Chain Selects Softcard™ as Key Strategic Partner for Mobile Payments

HEADLINE2SUBWAY launches Softcard-branded NFC payment terminals at more than 26,000 locations nationwide, the largest NFC restaurant deployment in the United States...

NFC, Mobile Payments, Americas, SUBWAY

15-Sep-14
Apple a decade behind Japan's mobile payment curve

In Japan, mobile contactless payments have been used regularly for a decade....

NFC, Mobile Payments, APAC, Apple

15-Sep-14
China’s WeChat Introduces In-store Payments for Nine Retail Chains

Tencent backed instant messaging app, WeChat has been reportedly updated with in-store mobile payments for nine retail chains across China and the feature will be officially opened on September 15....

Mobile Payments, APAC, WeChat

15-Sep-14
Why Apple Pay could succeed where others have had underwhelming results

Not because Apple is a huge and influential company, but because the timing is right....

NFC, Mobile Payments, Global, Americas, Apple, Apple Pay

15-Sep-14
Paytm allows digital wallet users to transfer money between them

BANGALORE: Online payment service Paytm has added a facility to its digital wallet that allows users to transfer money between them, and integrated its wallet with online merchants like MakeMyTrip and BookMyShow....

Mobile Payments, APAC, Digital Wallet, Paytm

11-Sep-14
Has Apple Pay arrived too late?

Apple Inc. keeps giving new meaning to the term “fashionably late.”...

NFC, Mobile Payments, Global, Americas, Apple

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