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Mobile money
Mobile money momentum

As mobile money transfer services like Pingit and Paym gain traction, how will mobile remittances help drive mobile commerce?

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M-Payment
Starbucks testing mobile ordering and payment

The coffee chain Starbucks processes around 47 million transactions each week in its 12,000 US stores.
According to the source, 7 million of those purchases (around 15%) are made with the Starbucks mobile application.

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Mobile Payments

  • Norwegian operators advance Strex mobile payments brand Norway’s three leading operators ‒ Telenor, TeliaSonera and ...
  • All in one wallet card – Swyp As the race to win space in your ...
  • Amazon withdraws mobile wallet app Amazon has quietly announced that it is withdrawing ...
  • Starbucks drops Square and deepens app strategy Starbucks has launched its mobile payment app in ...
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    Contactless NFC

  • Apple Pay nails US contactless payments As Apple CEO Tim Cook announced record breaking ...
  • Google to buy Softcard? It has emerged over the weekend that Google is ...
  • Have US telcos pulled out of Softcard? Amid rumours that owners AT&T Mobility, T-Mobile USA ...
  • Apple Pay continues company sign up success According to the New York Times, the list of ...
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    Mobile Banking

  • Bharti Airtel applies for banking license Bharti Airtel, India’s leading telecoms operator, has applied ...
  • mobile banking apps still a challenge Understanding your customer’s mobile banking behaviour and what ...
  • 11% of Android banking apps are “suspicious” RiskIQ, the company that enables organizations to maintain ...
  • Monitise for sale as revenues freefall In an unsurprising move, Monitise, the UK mobile payments ...
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    Mobile Remittance

  • Google enable email money transfer Google has enabled Send Money in Gmail, a money ...
  • WorldRemit and MTN agree mobile money partnership Online money transfer service WorldRemit and telecoms operator ...
  • EMV banking cards extend reach of Vodacom m-pesa mobile wallet The deployment of prepaid EMV banking cards to ...
  • Mobile money momentum As mobile money transfer services like Pingit and ...
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    M POS

  • Microsoft deploy PayPal mobile payments PayPal has joined forces with Microsoft to bring ...
  • Stripe banks $70m in fundraising Online payments start-up Stripe on Monday closed a ...
  • Square begins EMV chip-card reader launch Mobile payments platform provider Square has made an ...
  • SumUp integrates Bitcoin payments through BitPay SumUp has announced that it has integrated Bitcoin into its ...
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    Analysis

  • UK reports digital payments acceleration Total spending on Visa cards in the UK ...
  • Noncash transactions: global trends and forecasts In a new report, Celent summarizes payment statistics ...
  • Research reveals banks’ attitudes to HCE Global bank-led industry association, Mobey Forum, has published ...
  • Making the most of merchant loyalty Creating merchant loyalty – location–based offers, discounts and ...
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    Opinions

  • NFC: A technology in search of a problem? According to a report from IHS, contactless payments could ...
  • Live @ MWC: Google Glass barcode scanning GS1 have announced that they will be demonstrating ...
  • Consumers beware: five ways your identity can be stolen Jumio has revealed the top five ways that ...
  • Contactless and the future of payments Our society has seen an incredible rate of ...
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    Vendor Zone

  • OpenWay launch WAY4 Host Card Emulation OpenWay has developed WAY4 Host Card Emulation software ...
  • Charge Anywhere admits security breach It has been revealed that for the last five ...
  • Is CurrentC dead before it launches? CurrentC, the MCX backed mobile payment system developed ...
  • MCX and Softcard state Apple Pay overthrow plan At Money 2020, and in the wake of ...
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