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Photo of the Day: Citi Bike Abandoned in Grand Central Station

Photo of the Day: Citi Bike Abandoned in Grand Central Station

by June 10, 2013 at 10:34 am 0 comments

Alex Davies of Business Insider posted this image of a Citi Bike abandoned in New York’s Grand Central Station. Bikes are supposed to be returned to designated stations which, as you can see, didn’t happen here. The deposit on the bikes is $101. Davies speculates the bike was stolen, then abandoned.Read More

PayPal has Clear Lead in Consumer Awareness of Mobile Payments

PayPal has Clear Lead in Consumer Awareness of Mobile Payments

by February 15, 2013 at 3:52 pm 1 comment

A new report from Business Insider Intelligence paints a picture of consumer awareness of mobile payments that puts PayPal far in the lead. In the graph below, blue indicates consumer awareness of a payments solution and red indicates reported use of the solution. PayPal is followed by Google Wallet.

Serendipity Will Light Mobile Payments Fire, Dwolla Predicts

Serendipity Will Light Mobile Payments Fire, Dwolla Predicts

by June 15, 2012 at 3:10 pm 0 comments

Except for transactions, plastic cards are kind of “dumb,” said Ben Milne, CEO and co-founder of startup payment network Dwolla, during a mobile payments panel at Business Insider’s Mobile Advertising conference yesterday.

Revealed: In Contextual Offers, Including for Credit, Timing Matters

Revealed: In Contextual Offers, Including for Credit, Timing Matters

by June 15, 2012 at 3:08 pm 0 comments

Beyond a person’s location, the timing of when consumers receive mobile offers from companies matters, too.

That was a tip conveyed during a geo-local advertising panel session at Business Insider’s Mobile Advertising conference held in New York yesterday.