Bluetooth, which has gone mainstream because of Apple’s iBeacon technology, has been deemed by some to be the future of mobile payments — and that future is coming more quickly than we thought, with mobile payment company LevelUp adding iBeacon support over the past few days.
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Apple is reportedly updating the point-of-service device its store employees use to allow them to process payments with the iPhone 5S, rather than just the iPod Touch. To some, this is a sign that Apple will add near-field communication (NFC) capabilities to its upcoming iPhone 6. This is a questionableRead More
No one would ever accuse banking of being a homogeneous industry. There was an effort in the early aughts to create an XML standard for the industry. It took years to complete. This is why Tuesday’s announcement that an internet of things standards alliance group was formed should be noticedRead More