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27-Oct-14
CIBC Tim Hortons Double Double Visa Card Recognized with Innovation Award

TORONTO, Oct. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) announced today that the new CIBC Tim Hortons Double Double Visa Card was recognized with an IVIE award for payments innovation at the recent ACT Canada Annual Awards gala held in Toronto....

Mobile Payments, Americas, CIBC, Credit Card

27-Oct-14
CVS And Rite-Aid Turn Off Apple Pay: What's Really Going On

In a battle that some might say is much ado over not-very-many transactions, CVS and Rite-Aid pharmacies turned off the ability to accept Apple AAPL -0.15% Pay in their stores last week....

Americas, CVS, Apple Pay, Rite-Aid

27-Oct-14
Competition is holding Apple Pay, mobile payments back

As two big drugstore chains decline to support Apple Pay, something is going to have to change for mobile payments to succeed....

Mobile Payments, Global, Americas, Apple Pay

24-Oct-14
Etsy Launches Free Mobile Payment Dongle

The new dongle is free, and lets Etsy sellers keep track of credit card-based purchases and those paid in cash. ...

Mobile Payments, Americas, Etsy

24-Oct-14
Money in a mobile world

In the week Apple Pay launches we take a look at why mobile is the ideal platform for finance...

Mobile Payments, Global, Americas, Apple Pay

24-Oct-14
Why do retailers still not see mobile commerce as a priority?

Retail may be one of the most dynamic and innovative industries – but when it comes to mobile, far too many are missing the point...

Mobile Commerce, Americas

24-Oct-14
Don’t Let Apple Pay Disrupt Your Mobile Payment Strategy

As the iPhone 6 makes its way into the hands of consumers, the way we pay may be changed forever....

Mobile Payments, Global, Americas, Apple Pay

24-Oct-14
Ditching your wallet wholesale for plastic cards and mobile payments may be a bad idea, say financial advisers

Financial planner Victor Godinho said goodbye to his wallet four years ago and hasn’t looked back....

Americas, Mobile Wallet, Digital Wallet

23-Oct-14
Sorry Square: Etsy Just Released Its Own Mobile Card Reader

E-commerce site Etsy just launched its own mobile card reader to help its more than 1 million sellers better run their businesses offline....

Mobile Payments, Americas, Etsy

22-Oct-14
Starbucks to launch mobile commerce initiative for the holidays

Company has ambitious plans for the holiday season...

Mobile Commerce, Americas, Starbucks

21-Oct-14
Apple Pay won't replace your wallet any time soon

The ability to make purchases with Apple Pay in the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus might be useful, but it's not likely to make the wallet obsolete....

Mobile Payments, Americas, Apple, Apple Pay

21-Oct-14
Obama signs “BuySecure” initiative to speed EMV adoption in the US

Home Depot, Target also promised to start using chip-and-pin terminals by Jan 2015....

Americas, EMV, Chip & PIN

21-Oct-14
As Apple Pay Arrives, Witnessing the Next Step in Money. Maybe.

David Donohue has a tough relationship with his wallet and the items inside it....

Mobile Payments, Americas, Apple, Apple Pay

21-Oct-14
Canadian retailers may experience some turbulence due to mobile commerce

Retailers in Canada might have trouble engaging mobile consumers...

Mobile Commerce, Americas

20-Oct-14
Microsoft Plans To Launch A Wearable Device Within Weeks

Microsoft is gearing up to launch a wearable device within the next few weeks, Forbes has learned....

Mobile Technology, Americas, Microsoft, Watch

20-Oct-14
Three in Five Americans Fear Mobile Banking

Mobile banking may be on the rise, but so too are the efforts of hackers, causing many consumers to question the security and privacy of this increasingly popular channel....

Mobile Banking, Americas

20-Oct-14
With Apple Pay, tech giant bets big on mobile payments

Are consumers ready to cast off their credit cards in favor of a smartphone application?...

Mobile Payments, Americas, Apple Pay

09-Oct-14
Retailers must keep the shopper in the middle

Harris + Hoole’s mobile app allows customers to check in to the store and order a drink without queuing....

Mobile Payments, Americas

09-Oct-14
Final's credit card tackles security with unique numbers for each retailer

While newfangled credit cards like Coin and Plastc aim to cut down on wallet clutter by loading up all of your payment methods in one place, another option is taking aim at security....

Americas, Final

09-Oct-14
Square cofounder dishes out mobile payments wisdom

The UpTake: Jim McKelvey exhorted a startup audience to push the banks and telecoms with their innovations....

Mobile Payments, Americas, Square

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