Post Tagged with: "iBeacon"

LevelUp Syncs With iBeacon to Connect with Customers Earlier

LevelUp Syncs With iBeacon to Connect with Customers Earlier

by June 17, 2014 at 12:02 pm 0 comments

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.

What Does Apple’s POS Update Bode for NFC and the iPhone 6?

What Does Apple’s POS Update Bode for NFC and the iPhone 6?

by May 22, 2014 at 4:07 pm 1 comment

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

Newly Launched Alliance for ‘Internet of Things’ Portends Sweeping Change in Banking

Newly Launched Alliance for ‘Internet of Things’ Portends Sweeping Change in Banking

by December 12, 2013 at 11:41 am 0 comments

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