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Banking Apps Synced With Your Car, Next Up

Banking Apps Synced With Your Car, Next Up

by February 17, 2017 at 12:31 pm 0 comments

It has been a busy few months for IoT and in-car payments. IBM and Visa sealed a partnership to connect 20 billion devices by 2022, while Jaguar and Shell showcased fuel payments tech in the U.K.. Honda and (again) Visa had their take on in-car payments at CES 2017 lastRead More

Facebook Global Director to Talk Payment Partnerships at Bank Innovation

Facebook Global Director to Talk Payment Partnerships at Bank Innovation

by February 16, 2017 at 3:03 pm 0 comments

Kahina Van Dyke, global director of commerce & payment partnerships at Facebook, will be a featured speaker at Bank Innovation 2017, which takes place in San Jose on March 6-7. Van Dyke will participate in a fireside chat at the invitation-only event. Facebook has a market capitalization of $384.5 billion.Read More

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Masterpass Enabled 80 Million Accounts, 10,000 SME Merchants in 2016

by February 1, 2017 at 12:16 pm 1 comment

When Mastercard fully rolled out its digital wallet last year – into the overcrowded market – it was unclear whether the company would be able reach the adoption goals set out by CEO Ajay Banga. But it did. The payment network enabled 80 million accounts at yearend 2016, and added five newRead More

3 Major Takeaways From PayPal’s Earnings

3 Major Takeaways From PayPal’s Earnings

by January 27, 2017 at 12:54 pm 1 comment

From new apps to surprising partnerships, PayPal has had another buzzing quarter. The payments giant ended the year with 197 million active customer accounts, adding 5.4 million new accounts last quarter. The holiday shopping season — the largest ever — helped drive a 25% quarterly increase in payments volume, resultingRead More

Android Pay Adds PayPal Cards, Visa Checkout

Android Pay Adds PayPal Cards, Visa Checkout

by January 24, 2017 at 12:24 pm 0 comments

PayPal is all about partnerships these days. As it did with Visa and Mastercard last year, the payments giant is working its way back into brick-and-mortar locations, and not just for its app, but for PayPal cards as well. PayPal offers prepaid cards at several retailers. In an app update this week,Read More

BMO Harris Just Launched Three Wallets

BMO Harris Just Launched Three Wallets

by January 20, 2017 at 12:38 pm 1 comment

Just when you thought the digital wallet craze was left behind in 2016, in comes BMO with three new wallets. The bank launched BMO Harris Bank Masterpass – a Mastercard-branded wallet – as well as Android Pay and Samsung Pay yesterday for “select” credit and debit cards. The wallets areRead More

Smart Fridges As The Voice IoT Proving Ground

Smart Fridges As The Voice IoT Proving Ground

by January 5, 2017 at 12:26 pm 1 comment

This year’s CES conference saw new developments in voice payments, and they’re starting with the kitchen. Mastercard, Samsung, Amazon, and LG have developed new additions to their smart fridges (Mastercard and Samsung are partnered on one, Amazon and LG on the other) most notably the ability for users to order—andRead More

Creating a ‘Blockchain Industry:’ Patenting the Blockchain

Creating a ‘Blockchain Industry:’ Patenting the Blockchain

by December 29, 2016 at 11:04 am 2 comments

Patent filings for blockchain technology have more than tripled since 2014; this spike includes patents filed by cryptocurrency exchanges such as Coinbase, payment processors like Mastercard, and banks like Goldman Sachs and the Bank of America. According to a report conducted by law firm Reed Smith, the most popular areasRead More

Mobile Wallet Use to Grow Thanks to Popularity of Mobile Shopping, Says Study

Mobile Wallet Use to Grow Thanks to Popularity of Mobile Shopping, Says Study

by December 23, 2016 at 9:59 am 2 comments

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

Visa and Mastercard Join Forces to Tokenize Digital Payments

Visa and Mastercard Join Forces to Tokenize Digital Payments

by December 15, 2016 at 8:05 am 1 comment

Visa and Mastercard may compete strenuously for business, but today they’re announcing a collaboration in the mobile wallet sphere. The two companies issued simultaneous announcements today describing how Masterpass and Visa Checkout can just get along. In case you’re wondering how the annoucements compare in their treatment of their competitors, we’ve reproduced theRead More