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Which Companies Are Dominating Payments? Just Ask the Candy Crush Folks

Which Companies Are Dominating Payments? Just Ask the Candy Crush Folks

by February 18, 2014 at 11:40 am 0 comments

Don’t ask the folks who built the game Candy Crush Sage into a multi-billion-dollar company whether Apple is a payments company. They know the answer is already yes. Today, King Digital Entertainment PLC, the company behind Candy Crush Saga and Pet Rescue Saga, among other games, filed for an initialRead More

VIDEO: IP Payments on Why Its Playstation Payments Solution Deserved an iAward

by June 24, 2013 at 1:45 pm 0 comments

IP Payments, a payments company in Australia and New Zealand, recently was tasked with setting up the payments system for Quickflix, which is the local version of Netflix. IP had specific challenges adapting its payments solution to PlayStation’s diverse channels. This month, the final effort won the company an iAward,Read More

Mobile Payments Aren’t Exactly Working Out at Facebook

Mobile Payments Aren’t Exactly Working Out at Facebook

by January 31, 2013 at 11:57 am 0 comments

Although Facebook generated around $2,000 a minute in payments revenue last quarter, that income paled in comparison to advertising, which totaled $1.33 billion. Company officials acknowledged yesterday that payments revenue is proving tough to come by. The central problem with Facebook Payments is, surprisingly, mobile. On the surface, Facebook isRead More

Playing Around: The Next Generation of Banking Games Come Online

Playing Around: The Next Generation of Banking Games Come Online

by June 28, 2012 at 11:50 am 0 comments

Games, and we mean outright games, seem to have taken hold in banking just this week. There are two notable initiatives that have kicked off recently, and they offer proof positive that bankers are really starting to play around.