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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

Visa, IBM Partnership Is a Leap Forward for Cashless

Visa, IBM Partnership Is a Leap Forward for Cashless

by February 16, 2017 at 4:47 pm 1 comment

Behold, the rise of IoT—plus, the rise of the cashless economy? Visa, the payment processor responsible for over half of the world’s electronic transactions, will be integrating its credit card tokenization technology with Watson’s Internet of Things network. Watson is the crown jewel of IBM’s work in artificial intelligence, forRead 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

Even Visa Thinks There Are Too Many Mobile Wallets

Even Visa Thinks There Are Too Many Mobile Wallets

by February 3, 2017 at 11:05 am 1 comment

PayPal, Venmo, Google Wallet, Apple Pay, IBM Pay, Walmart Pay, Samsung Pay—the mobile wallet market just keeps on going and going, but according to Visa’s new CEO, that’s not necessarily what consumers want. Alfred F. Kelly, Visa’s new CEO, said on the company’s earnings call on Feb. 2: My personal viewRead More

Blispay Doubles Merchant Network, Plans New Finance Terms

Blispay Doubles Merchant Network, Plans New Finance Terms

by January 31, 2017 at 3:59 pm 1 comment

Applying for financing or credit cards at the POS at retail giants such as Best Buy is a no-brainer. Small and medium-sized merchants, however, don’t usually have that option. Blispay – launched in March last year – is set to tackle that issue, with a solution aimed at SMEs. The Baltimore-basedRead 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

Honda Demos In-Car Payments With Visa [VIDEO]

Honda Demos In-Car Payments With Visa [VIDEO]

by January 10, 2017 at 2:07 pm 0 comments

LAS VEGAS – Paying with your phone, watch, coffee mugs, and now, your car too: the IoT has come a long way. Honda partnered with Visa to illustrate the first proof-of-concept demonstration of in-vehicle payments at the CES 2017 in Las Vegas last week. The in-car dashboard notifies drivers whenRead More

Visa’s SVP for the Internet of Things Joins Bank Innovation 2017

Visa’s SVP for the Internet of Things Joins Bank Innovation 2017

by January 10, 2017 at 12:21 pm 0 comments

Avin Arumugam, senior vice president of the Internet of Things at Visa, has joined the speaker faculty for Bank Innovation 2017, which takes place March 6-7 in San Jose. Arumugam was at JPMorgan Chase for four years prior to his starting at Visa in May 2016. (Recent video footage alsoRead 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