Post Tagged with: "Apple Watch"

Ally Bank to Add Android Pay and Samsung Pay

Ally Bank to Add Android Pay and Samsung Pay

by March 18, 2016 at 4:27 pm 3 comments

Ally Bank will add Android Pay and Samsung Pay functionality “later this year,” Bank Innovation has learned. These additions would join Ally’s Apple Pay service, which the bank introduced this week. In a fourth feature introduced in recent months to simplify and enhance customer use of Apple products for mobile banking, AllyRead More

A One-Branch Bank in Oklahoma Takes on the Big Guys

A One-Branch Bank in Oklahoma Takes on the Big Guys

by October 26, 2015 at 10:28 am 0 comments

It’s significant even when a large bank like Citibank or USAA launches an Apple Watch app — but how about when a one-branch bank in Oklahoma builds one? Wearables, and the new wave of mobile banking, are upping the ante for smaller banks. In what has been compared to an armsRead More

Ally to Launch Apple Watch App Later This Month

Ally to Launch Apple Watch App Later This Month

by September 25, 2015 at 11:40 am 0 comments

Ally Bank will become the latest bank to launch a smartwatch app later this month. Ally is also continuing its tradition of mobile innovation with an Apple Watch, set to launch later this month, Ally Bank President & CEO Diane Morais told Bank Innovation. The app will include functionality toRead More

Bankjoy Is Building an Apple Watch App Centered On … Voice

Bankjoy Is Building an Apple Watch App Centered On … Voice

by September 1, 2015 at 10:38 am 0 comments

Listen to this: Bankjoy, the Y Combinator alum startup, is hotly working on a banking app for Apple Watch that will rely on voice for functionality. Dick Tracy would be thrilled. Michael Duncan, the founder and CEO of Bankjoy, told us yesterday that the Apple Watch app will be doneRead More

USAA to Relaunch App With ‘Full Personalization’ This Summer

USAA to Relaunch App With ‘Full Personalization’ This Summer

by June 9, 2015 at 9:46 am 0 comments

AUSTIN, Texas — “My app” will have a whole new meaning for USAA customers later this summer. The bank for consumers with ties to US military service members told Bank Innovation yesterday that it will relaunch its mobile app to include “complete personalization.” The overhaul of the app is part of aRead More

Moven Preps PayPal Integration, Global Growth

Moven Preps PayPal Integration, Global Growth

by May 15, 2015 at 11:53 am 0 comments

Moven is expanding to new geographies and increasing customers’ money movement options with a PayPal integration. Financial services these days are built on APIs, integrations, and partnerships. Which systems can you connect to make your customer’s life easier? Which partners can help you fulfill your mission of building the best productRead More

CIBC First to Launch Funds Transfer for Apple Watch

CIBC First to Launch Funds Transfer for Apple Watch

by May 14, 2015 at 9:27 am 2 comments

While fintech was focused on Finovate — around 1,500 #finovate tweets were generated during this week’s event in San Jose, Calif. — CIBC quietly released on Tuesday what appears to be the first Apple Watch app to allow for funds transfer. CIBC, the Canadian bank, officially released its Apple Watch offering on Tuesday.Read More

This Israeli Startup Just Leapfrogged Everyone with Apple Watch Payments

This Israeli Startup Just Leapfrogged Everyone with Apple Watch Payments

by April 14, 2015 at 11:53 am 15 comments

24me, an elegant “personal organizer” app built in Israel, has quietly figured out how to facilitate payments via Apple Watch. Before Apple Watch is even in consumers’ hands. The 24me Apple Watch app allows users to tap a pay feature when reviewing tasks on the Apple Watch. The Apple Watch appRead More

Two More Apple Watch Bank Apps Announced

Two More Apple Watch Bank Apps Announced

by April 9, 2015 at 10:59 am 1 comment

It seems bankers like watches. Today brought news of two more banks announcing the development of Apple Watch apps: DAB Bank in Germany, and BankMobile, a mobile offering from Customers Bank in Pennsylvania. Speaking purely anecdotally (though we are working on the hard numbers) it appears clear that more banksRead More

Alerts, the Gateway to Wearables

Alerts, the Gateway to Wearables

by April 1, 2015 at 11:57 am 2 comments

What time is it? How about time to pay your credit card bill? The most important driver of adoption for bank apps on wearable devices will not be mobile payments — it will be alerts. For payments, the watch form factor is only marginally more convenient than the mobile phoneRead More