Mobile wallets are set to become more popular bit by bit across the globe over the next four years, according to a study by Technavio, which cites the much more rapid growth of “m-commerce,” or mobile shopping, as one of the primary factors that will bring consumers to mobile wallets.Read More
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Online retailers prize a smooth checkout and one-click checkouts, but it turns out customers care more about security than convenience when shopping online. (We’ll leave aside Domino’s Pizza’s “zero-click ordering for now.) Nearly half of e-commerce consumers — 48% — want more assurance that their transactions are secure, while only 20%Read More
Stripe just got a heap of cash to work on Buy Buttons with Visa. (And the payment upstart is now worth $5 billion.) Some of that money will make its way to Amazon. Money has a way of drifting over to Amazon, whether through purchases at its store, or web services,Read More
Jet.com, the well-funded challenger to Amazon.com, officially launched today. Comedian Kumail Nanjiani from HBO’s “Silicon Valley” hosts the introductory video, which takes on the prodigious task of explaining Jet’s pricing algorithm, as well as other “technomologial” stuff, as Nanjiani puts it. Jet offers additional discounts if users waive their rightRead More
PayPal and MyOrder, the payments venture owned by Rabobank, the Dutch bank, have signed an agreement to bring “check in” payments to the Netherlands, Bank Innovation has learned.
Myze is backing off mobile. The San Francisco-based card rewards startup is switching its focus from its mobile app to a browser plug-in for online shopping, CEO Yuval Yifrach informed Bank Innovation yesterday. When Bank Innovation last reported on Myze, the startup, now one year old, was exploring location-based offers. ThatRead More