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Giftcards.com Buys Giftly to Develop Mobile Capabilities
GiftCard.com, a Pittsburgh based company that sells gift cards and prepaid...
Square Enters Japan, Targets Cash
Square has entered the Japanese market with its mobile card reader and tablet...
Boost Mobile Enters the Mobile Wallet Arena
It was only a matter of time before the telecom companies entered the payments...
Tabbedout Integrates with Google Wallet
Tabbedout, the app that enables bar and restaurant patrons to settle tabs...
LevelUp Reaches Agreement with NCR
LevelUp has reached a deal with NCR, enabling its mobile payments solution to...
Google Adds Email Funds Transfers to Wallet
Google is updating its Google Wallet to include email funds transfers through...
Vantiv, NCR Partner to Introduce mPOS Products for Small Businesses
From Business Wire Vantiv announced today a strategic relationship with...
Mobile Wallet Provider Gyft Starts Accepting Bitcoins
Gyft, a company that provides mobile wallets for gift cards, announced that it...
Prepaid Card Provider Akimbo Raises Money to Make Prepaid Multi-Platform
Prepaid card provider Akimbo wants to make prepaid cards work well across...
Unexpected Groupon POS App for iPad Appears Briefly
Yesterday, a Groupon point of sale app for iPad briefly appeared in the Apple...
Google Reportedly Scraps Companion Credit Card for Google Wallet
Google is planning to release updates to its mobile wallet at its developer...
Wendy's Testing Payments Through a Mobile Application
Wendy’s reportedly is enabling customers to use their mobile device to pay for...
Google and Equity Bank to Expand NFC Payment Landscape in Kenya
Building on the success of BebaPay, a NFC payment system launched in Kenya last...
M-Pesa Expands Services in Africa With Banking Partner
A main driver worldwide in the financial services industry is the partnerships...
Starbucks Mobile Payments Approach Four Million Per Week
As other players struggle to figure it out, Starbucks continues to demonstrate...
UK Retail Group Says Mobile NFC is Unappealing
Near Field Communication (NFC) based payments may have “passed its sell by...
British Consumers Send Mixed Signals on Contactless Payments
British consumers are weary of contactless payments, with a quarter of...
PayPal to Roll Out Plastic Cards Enabling POS Payments
This month, PayPal will roll out its plastic cards, issued in a partnership...
Vodafone Set to Launch M-Pesa in India
M Pesa, first launched in 2007, has been a resounding success, enabling mobile...
M-Pesa's Fraud Losses Below 1%
Fraud committed on the mobile payment service M Pesa is significantly less than...
Amazon Files Patent Request for Anonymous Mobile Payments
To address consumer concerns about information privacy and identity theft,...
Payleven Invites Consumers to use its mPOS Solution
Payleven is expanding its chip and PIN based mPOS service beyond its current...
U.K. and European Banks Debate Visa Europe Sale
As heated discussions continue to surround the potential sale of sale of Visa...
Gemalto Will Build and Manage MCX Mobile Wallet
The Merchant Customer Exchange (MCX), which is creating a mobile wallet for use...
MCX Continues Partner Expansion
The most recent addition to the Merchant Consumer Exchange’s initiative (dare...
CVS Mobile App a Glimpse of MCX?
CVS Caremark Corp. last week introduced an interactive mobile shopping app for...
Leaf Announces mPOS for QSRs
Mobile point of sale (mPOS) solution developer Leaf has developed a product for...
Apple's Supposed ''Killer App'' Related to New Mobile Wallet
Speculation continues on when and how Apple will venture into mobile payments...
PayPal Using Magento to Increase its Value Proposition
PayPal integrating itself into existing merchant acceptance technologies is...
Managing Personal Finances via Bank Mobile Apps Continues to Grow
According to a new report released by the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB)...
Mobile Banking and Mobile Payments Continue to Grow in the U.S.
According to a Federal Reserve Board (FRB) survey of more than 2500 consumers,...
Starbucks Employees Not Prepared to Accept Square Wallet
Starbucks has recently generated some negative publicity, as the company’s...
New vSkimmer Malware Targets POS Systems
A new type of malicious software has surfaced that is designed to steal data...
Interac Publicly Demonstrates NFC Debit Transaction
Earlier this week, the first demonstration of a Near Field Communication (NFC)...
Gyft Makes its APIs Available
Gyft, a company that lets smartphone users buy, store, send, and redeem gift...
Can Biometrics Replace Credit Cards?
NFC and QR codes have received the lion’s share of attention in the discussion...
End of Self-Regulation for UK Payments Industry
The United Kingdom government has decided to implement a full time “utility...
Investors Looking For Return on PayPal's POS Strategy
Investment analysts are asking questions about PayPal’s point of sale strategy...
Wal-Mart Scan & Go Uncovers a Dynamic Future
Wal Mart is slowly rolling out its Scan & Go product to more store...
LevelUp and Heartland Payment Systems Partner on Mobile Payments
Following pilot programs in 5 U.S. cities, LevelUp and Heartland Payment...
MasterCard Plans to Charge Fees on Third-Party Mobile Wallets
MasterCard has announced plans to assess undisclosed fees on “staged” U.S....
Microsoft Research Toying with Bluetooth-based Mobile-Payments System
A new mobile payment system drawn up by Microsoft Research would identify...
PayPal Announces iPad mPOS Device
In the past month, PayPal has been rapidly announcing developments to the mPOS...
Visa, Mobeam Top Payments Features in Galaxy S4
Visa and Mobeam are the apparent winners in the payments space with Samsung’s...
PayPal Acquires Mobile-App Developer
The ever changing payments landscape is moving and changing so quickly, PayPal...
The Logic Group Selected for Weve Loyalty and Coupon Pilot
Weve, a joint venture mobile platform for mobile marketing and wallet services...
FTC Report Highlights Mobile Security
A new Federal Trade Commission staff report examining the growing use of mobile...
PayPal Releases New Mobile API
PayPal is introducing new developer tools that will help enable mobile...
Global Mobile Money Adoption Survey Points to Mobile Payment Gains
Mobile money continues to experience robust growth, according to the results of...
PayPal Moves Forward with Mobile Card Reader in Japan
With the help of a strong local partner, PayPal is now making progress in the...
PayOne's Home Depot Lawsuit Focuses on PayPal's Mobile Technology
The Home Depot’s efforts to enable its customers to pay using PayPal may have...
Visa, Monitise Deal Highlights Mobile Channel
From TechCrunch Visa believes that by 2020 more than half of all payments made...
Kenyan Government Begins Mobile Payment Tax
Noting the success of the M Pesa mobile payment system, and need to cover...
ShopSavvy Partners with Capital One to Provide Deals
ShopSavvy, a mobile app already recognized for its barcode scanning and price...
Square Hit With Cease-and-Desist Order in Illinois
Perhaps VeriFone Systems Inc. was wise to leave the micromerchant market and...
Samsung Announces Its Own Version of Apple Passbook
Mobile wallets without payments continue to be a trend as Samsung announces its...
MasterCard Announces mPOS Best Practices Program
MasterCard has announced a list of 19 mobile payment solutions that meet what...
PayPal Co-founder Launching Affirm
PayPay co founder is launching a new mobile payments company that is intended...
VeriFone Quietly Sells Sail
An article from Mobile Payments Today breaks the news that point of sale...
Consumers Lead Way to Next-Gen Loyalty – Simplify My Life
With new mobile shopping applications hitting the market from a plethora of...
MasterCard Announces MasterPass Mobile Wallet
Mobile World Congress is happening now in Barcelona and the world’s second...
PayPal to Launch Mobile-Payment Service in the U.K.
PayPal announced it will release a European version of its PayPal Here device,...
Square Offers “Business in a Box” Product
Square is now selling a “Business in a Box” product, which includes two Square...
Isis Reportedly Redesigning Mobile Wallet's Interface
Isis, the telco mobile payments joint venture conducting a Near Field...
UK Payments Council Predicts Gloom for Future of Debit and Credit Cards
According to the UK Payment Council, the majority of payment transactions...
PCI Council Announces MPOS Guidance
For those companies seeking clarity on securing mobile card payment acceptance...
PassWallet Mimics Apple's Passbook With NFC Capability
Attido Mobile’s PassWallet, developed to allow Android and BlackBerry users...
LevelUp Launches First Custom-Branded Solution
LevelUp has released its first white labeled app, enabling consumers to use...
ShopKeep & LevelUp Launch Partnership
Under an agreement announced Feb. 7, merchants now may accept LevelUp mobile...
comScore Claims PayPal's Mobile Wallet Ranks Well With Consumers
The amount of effort to produce digital wallets appears to have benefited...
Isis Reports Pilot Doing Well
Despite some delays with its pilot in Austin, Texas and Salt Lake City, Isis...
Amazon Introduces Coins
Amazon announced today it will introduce a virtual currency system Kindle Fire...
Braintree Challenges Visa's V.me Mobile Wallet
Braintree Payments, which acquired Venmo Touch last summer, is beta testing the...
Intuit Moves Forward After Payvment Acquisition
Intuit Inc. has acquired the developer team, technology and patents of Facebook...
Google Releases Wallet Update
Google has released a new version of its NFC based Google Wallet. The new...
Is iTunes' Presence at the POS Inevitable?
A Business Insider report suggests that Apple didn’t need to include Near Field...
NACHA Helps to Standardize Mobile BillPay Technologies
As QR codes become increasingly popular means of facilitating payments, NACHA...
MCX Reportedly Plans to Use ACH for Mobile Payments
During the National Retail Federation’s Annual Convention and Expo earlier this...
Can and Will U.S. Follow London's Contactless Transit Initiative?
Transport for London, the England city’s transit agency, last month rolled out...
Payleven, the European Square, Secures Additional Funding
Payleven, a European equivalent to Square started by Rocket Internet that...
MCX Announces Planned Use of QR Codes
At a recent panel discussion, the Merchant Customer Exchange (MCX) announced it...
Visa Approves RIM’s Secure Element for Payments
Visa has approved Research in Motion’s method for handling secure mobile...
PayPal Gets on Dessert Tray with NCR Deal
With a sustained and focused effort to expand its merchant acceptance...
FDIC Publishes Study on Mobile Payment Risks
Four FDIC executives have published a paper on the security issues unique to...
Clutch Rises to Challenge Apple’s Passbook on the iPhone
Clutch is a new, free iPhone application that connects to Apple’s Passbook, and...
MasterCard PayPass Wallet Expansion in the UK
MasterCard Thursday 10 United Kingdom based payment service providers have...
PayPal Predicts End of NFC is Near
Going on the offensive is nothing new for the PayPal team, but PayPal president...
Movenbank Might be Forced to Offer Physical Cards
From Finextra US start up Movenbank, which has positioned itself as a mobile...
What VeriFone’s Announcement Means to the mPOS Market
After 18 months, VeriFone announced Thursday during its quarterly analyst call...
VeriFone Moving Away From Small-Merchant Payments
Square’s success with small merchants apparently is partly responsible for...
Thoughts Turn to Mobile Payments As VeriFone Announces Quarterly Earnings
PayPal and parent company eBay both been the beneficiaries of consumers’...
Discover Connects Rewards Cards with Apple’s Passbook
Discover has changed its mobile application to let people redeem their cashback...
The French Version of MCX - C'est Magnifique!
United States merchants are not alone in their fight to take control of their...
Verizon Issues Explanation for Blocking Google Wallet
Verizon recently issued a response to an FCC complaint regarding Google Wallet,...
Mobile Couponing & Activation For InComm Customers Via Adility Acquisition
Through the acquisition of Adility, issuers distributing cards through InComm...
Square Gives Small Merchants Ability to Sell Gift Cards
Square Inc., the company that lets small businesses and individuals accept...
In-Q-Tel Brings Tyfone’s Mobile Technology to U.S. Government
Mobile innovator Tyfone has signed a strategic agreement with In Q Tel, a...
China Mobile Details NFC Plan
The world’s largest mobile network operator is accelerating its pace for NFC....
H&R Block Offers Mobile Check Deposit and Cash-Back Rewards on Emerald Cards
Tax preparation company H&R Block Inc. announced yesterday that it is...
U.S. Bank Customers Will Have RDC Bill Pay in 2013
U.S. Bank (the 5th largest bank in the United States) and Mitek Systems...
A Bucket List of Network Challenges
A financial reporter did what they do best by digging through a company's SEC...
U.S. Card Networks Certify Gemalto’s NFC Payments System
Gemalto Tuesday announced American Express, MasterCard, and Visa certified its...
One Possible Explanation for Google Wallet’s Struggles
Chris Hylen, vice president and general manager of payments for Intuit,...
PayPal Hints At Mobile Rewards Strategy
According to a recent interview with PayPal president David Marcus, he is...
TransCard Offering NFC Wallets to US Banks
TransCard LLC, a payments processor, is working with DeviceFidelity to bring...
PayAnywhere Gaining Momentum in mPOS Market
Detroit based PayAnywhere is emerging as a competitor to Square’s mPOS product....
LevelUp Now Accepted Inside an Entire Sports Arena
As of today, attendees at University of Louisville’s basketball games will be...
PayPal Experiments With Convenience Constructs
As PayPal attempts to drive deeper into the physical retail world, it is...
Retailers Infringe on Banks' Territory
From a New York Times article On a recent shopping trip to Costco, Lilly...
Bank of America Introduces mPOS Solution
Bank of America Tuesday announced Mobile Pay on Demand, an mPOS product for the...
Visa Wallet V.me Exits Beta Stage
Following the deployment of digital wallets across the spectrum from...
Dunkin' Donuts Has Location-Based Offers For Mobile Customers
Dunkin' Brands has updated its mobile application to use built in global...
Christmas Shopping Increasingly Mobile in UK
Christmas is coming and while the goose may be getting fat, the traditional...
VeriFone Introduces EMV, NFC Capable mPOS Solution
VeriFone has introduced a Sail mPOS product capable of accepting EMV and NFC...
Vadafone, ICICI Bank Introduce m-Pesa in India
m pesa, the mobile payment service that connects mobile phone, cash, and bank...
Starbucks Continues to Dominate Mobile Payments
The Starbucks mobile payments app now is being used more than 2 million times...
New Mobile Payment Service Launched in India
Atom Technologies has launched a new mobile payment service in India based on...
Mobile POS in India
Mobile POS devices enable merchants big and small to accept card payments where...
Google Wallet Turning to Plastic?
A leaked version of Google Wallet suggests Google is preparing to offer a...
China Mobile to Introduce NFC Mobile Payments
China Mobile, the world's largest mobile network operator with nearly 700...
Trustwave Exec Opines on PCI Mobile Guidance
In an online Op Ed in SC Magazine UK, David Froud, Global Director of Practice...
NFC Comes Second in UK Mobile Plans
The main consortium of United Kingdom wireless operators has revealed NFC...
Google Wallet on the iPhone?
Google is reportedly working on a new version of its Wallet and it appears...
Amex joins MasterCard as iZettle Investor
Similar to Square in the U.S., iZettle is a Sweedish company that provides...
UK Supermarket to Introduce Mobile Checkout Technology
Leading British supermarket chain Sainsbury has started trialing a new...
Mobile Payments Set for Growth in U.S.
In terms of dollar value, point of sale mobile payments are still relatively...
New Mobile Technology Lets Sports Fans Stay in Their Seats
MasterCard and Commonwealth Bank in Australia have partnered with the Etihad...
Kraft Foods Pilot Finds Better Value With NFC
A recent Kraft Foods pilot involving interaction between RFID chips and NFC...
Italian Postal System to Adopt NFC Payments
Following announcements by Italian banks in recent weeks of impending...
Leaked Isis Memo Reveals Launch Dates and More
A leaked internal memo from Isis shows the mobile payments system will be...
Cash in Rapid Decline Among Brits
According to new research conducted by Skrill as part of their Future of Money...
PayPal and Portability: A Cloud-Based Marriage of Convenience
In a recent blog post, Anuj Nayar, senior director, global communications of...
PNC Set to Introduce Visa's Virtual Wallet
From Finextra PNC is to offer V.me to more than 1.2 million PNC Virtual Wallet...
MasterCard Connects NTT DOCOMO's Domestic Payment Network to the World
Contactless payments using cards and mobile phones have existed and thrived...
First Data Releases September 2012 SpendTrend Analysis
First Data has released its September SpendTrend Analysis of same store...
Banks Use Mobile Banking to Increase Loyalty, but Risks Remain
A recent poll of 50 U.K. CIOs conducted by Fujitsu, indicates that mobile...
Groupon Eyes Restaurants with Nationwide POS Offering
Daily deals stalwart and new entrant into the merchant payment space has...
LevelUp Partners with Three More POS System Providers
LevelUp now is partnering with three new point of sale solutions, MICROS,...
RBS and Natwest Launch NFC Solution for iPhone
RBS and Natwest have launched TouchPay, a mobile payments service for the...
Wal-Mart Standing Strong Behind MCX
During a panel discussion at this week’s RAMP Mobile Retail Conference, Wal...
Apple Passbook Not Quite A Mobile Wallet
An article about Apple Passbook describes the promise and troubles companies...
Isis Inks Vending-Machine Pact With USA Technologies
Despite pilot delays around its Near Field Communication based mobile wallet,...
Chicago Transit Ready To Go Contactless
Chicago is preparing a major upgrade to the way consumers will pay for local...
Amazon Reportedly Exploring Mobile POS Device
Less than two weeks after Groupon launched a mobile point of sale product,...
BofA Tests New Mobile Payments Product
Bank of America is testing a mobile payments product that enables consumers to...
Facebook Uses Bango to Provide Carrier Billing for Digital Goods
Facebook mobile application users now can purchase digital goods using carrier...
Tello Launches Tool Kit for iPhone Passbook
One major addition to Apple’s new version of iOS, iOS 6, is Passbook, an app...
Visa CEO Joseph Saunders Discusses Mobile Payments
Out of 8 million POS terminals in the U.S., only 150,000 are equipped to accept...
Olympics Fuel Visa's Optimism for Mobile Payments
Visa recently released data on NFC use at the 2012 Olympics in London, where...
NFC Carries on Despite iPhone Snub
Although Apple announced last week the iPhone 5 does not include a Near Field...
PCI Council Releases Mobile Payment Application Development Guidelines
The Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council has issued its anticipated...
Tabbedout Releases Software Development Kit
Tabbedout has released a Software Development Kit to enable restaurants and...
Mobile Money Transfers Leading the Mobile Wallet Market
With all the chatter about which mobile wallet product is going to hit the...
Why Walmart poses a major threat to the mobile payments hierarchy: FierceMobileContent
More Hispanics shop via smartphone, survey finds: Retail Customer Experience
MPayMe, First Data form Asia Pacific alliance: Mobile World Live
Telefonica and Telenor sign on mobile payments firm Fortumo, ups its payment reach by 460 million users: The Next Web
Shoppers start adding digital gift cards to Apple’s Passbook wallet: Internet Retailer
Swipely raises $12m to roll out its marketing POS platform: The Next Web
Flint Swipe-Free Service Enters the Mobile Payments Game: App Scout
Mobile POS Grows to $2 Billion Market in North America: Business Wire
Generation cashless: MSN Money
iZettle wants to 'fundamentally change the process of becoming a customer': Wired UK
Vesta Introduces New Mobile Wallet for Prepaid Operators: Herald Online
Tabbedout links with Google Wallet to streamline mobile payments: Mobile Commerce Daily
PayAnywhere Launches Phase Two of Aggressive Retail Channel Rollout: Business Wire
Square Cash tipped to make splitting the check email-simple: Slash Gear
T-Mobile choosing ISIS over Google Wallet: Android Community
MasterCard has added its smartphone friendly transactions to the Burger King delivery program: QR Code Press
Mobile payments company Payvia buys L.A. marketing firm Mogreet: L.A. Times
Google takes lessons from PayPal, Apple’s Passbook to drive mobile wallet adoption: Mobile Commerce Daily
Hungary states m-payment system to launch on time: Telecompaper
Mobile Payments Startup ZooZ Debuts In-Ad Payments (Yes, “Ad” Not “App”): TechCrunch
Telefonica, MasterCard to launch mobile money service in Brazil:mobileworldwide
Canada’s three biggest mobile payment questions, answered: Yahoo Finance
Vend raises $6.5M for dongle-free point-of-sale solution:Venturebeat
Beam Money launches mobile money service in Uttarakhand post offices: Tech Circle
PayZang Announces New Healthcare Payment Solutions: PR Web
Groupon Rebrands Mobile Payments Biz As Breadcrumb: TechCrunch
BOCHK set to offer transactions via mobile: South China Morning Post
Square Stand turns iPad into digital cash register: USA Today
Mobile payments don't depend on Apple, but Apple will soon depend on mobile payments: Mobile Payments Today
iPayment Selects ROAM to Deliver Mobile POS Solutions to Merchants: Business Wire
Boku Partners with Swisscom to Offer Mobile Payments: Business Wire
PayPal unveils new Android SDK with multiple in-app payment methods: The Next Web
Eftpos Australia picks C-Sam for NFC payments: NFC World
Alibaba invests to boost mobile payments credentials: Mobile World Live
M-Pesa boosts Safaricom revenue as the company posts historic Sh25b pretax profit: Standard Digital
Monitise announces completion of Visa Europe commercial agreement: Monitise
Blaze Mobile claims US NFC payments related patents: Finextra
M&S marks payment milestone: Retail Customer Experience
Bell and RBC strike deal to launch a mobile payment service: Mobile Syrup
MCX Mobile Wallet Gets Fatter With Pacific Convenience & Fuels: CSP Net
This Credit Card Industry Leader Still Has Great Global Opportunities: The Motley Fool
Tabbedout and Future POS Expand Partnership: PR Newswire
Kenyan mobile innovation hard to export: Reuters
Chunghwa Telecom to test NFC and QR combo payments platform: NFC World
Mobile Banking Deployment: Partnering and Outsourcing:prweb
NFC-based mobile commerce shows signs of life:mobile commerce press
New Payment Card Industry (PCI) Security Guidelines for Mobile Applications Explored :prweb
Mobile payments contactless option to launch in Iceland: Mobile Commerce News
Two-Thirds of UK Smartphone Panelists Used Their Mobile Devices for On-the-Go Commerce in March: PR Newswire
Smartphones: Debit Cards Of The Future?: Sky News
Mobey Forum establishes MPOS task force: Finextra
Bics, Postfinance to launch mobile payments e-banking service: Mobile Europe
Next Version of WeChat Rumored to Have Mobile Payments and Paid Publishing Platform: Tech in Asia
Will mobile payment adoption come from a vending machine?: Mobile Payments Today
Spindle Signs Agreement with RentPaidOnline.com: PR Newswire
Billers Receiving More Mobile Bill Payments, Have High Expectations for the Channel, Shows Fiserv Data: Fiserv
Discover CEO Nelms Emphasizes Partnerships and Change: PaymentsSource
Airplus pilots NFC virtual cards for travel expenses: NFC World
Campaign case study: Small firms turn to iZettle reader: PR Week
Mobile Money Services On The Move In Africa: IT News Africa
Visa Inc. Reports Fiscal Second Quarter 2013 Net Income of $1.3 billion: PR Newswire
Square hires former PayPal executive:The Next Web
Byndl And Sprout Pact To Drive Digital Media, Mobile Payment Services In Vending: Vending Times
How to Manage Wavering Consumer Interest in Mobile Payments: American Banker
MasterCard’s profit, revenue increase on consumer spending; CEO notes ‘mixed’ global economy: Washington Post
MasterCard Uses Social Intelligence to Tweak MasterPass Offering: Click Z
Log in with PayPal: A new way to take the headache out of mobile shopping: Venture Beat
Mercator International Report: Global Mobile Retail Payment Initiatives 2013
Square Hires Former Google Exec Francoise Brougher: PaymentsSource
Australia: MasterCard blames carriers for NFC payments delays: NFC World
Dortmunder Volksbank introduces contactless mobile payments: Finextra
Paidpiper Launches At Disrupt NY, Letting You Pay For Others’ Purchases In Stores: TechCrunch
SumUp Partners With Revel Systems, An iPad POS Provider, For Its Push Into Europe: TechCrunch
TOT Money takes leadership position in Russia: The Green Sheet
JP Morgan co-COO Bisignano quits for First Data: Finextra
M-Pesa phenomenon taken a step further: Business Day
From Google, Yahoo and Twitter, the New Brains of Braintree: PaymentsSource
Tabbedout launches merchant marketing tool Periscope:greensheet
LevelUp and Merchant Warehouse launch $1m fund to encourage developers to build mobile-payments apps:bizjournals
Mobile payments demand is increasing in the Middle East: QR Code Press
WorldPay, VeriFone Expand Efforts to Bring NFC/EMV-Ready Payment to Merchants: Business Wire
TSYS Reports First Quarter 2013 Basic Earnings per Share of $0.31
New study points to consumer preference for mobile payments: Digital Journal
Tim Cook on Mobile Payments: 'It's In Its Infancy:’ Mac Rumors
Payment Platform Startup ZooZ Raises $2M Series A To Add Product Functionality & Build Global Presence: TechCrunch
2ergo Group teams up with Premiership football team: Manchester Evening News
Finnish Tieto parnering with Russian bank on mobile payments: Mobile Payments Today
Add NFC to carrier billing for txtNation's new mobile payment recipe: Mobile Payments Today
How Apple and Amazon Will Shape Mobile Payments: Bank Tech
China to Announce National Mobile Payment Standard in 2013: Marbridge Daily
Social Payments startups Leetchi launches MangoPay: Rude Baquette
Visa to launch innovative product in Pakistan:tribune
mPowa's Early Preparation for Chip and PIN Puts Them Ahead of Mobile Payment Rivals: PR Newswire
Vodafone India launches M-Pesa mobile wallet with ICICI Bank: NDTV
Carta offers turnkey kit for NFC payments pilots: NFC World
Vodafone staff test mobile payments in UK: NFC World
Turkcell adds public transport to mobile wallet: Mobile World Live
CBK targets mobile cash in new anti-laundering laws: Standard Media
NYC motorists can pay for parking with their phones: Mobile Payments Today
One-third of retailers see more than 20pc of traffic coming from mobile, report: Mobile Commerce Daily
Beem Launches Mobile Money System For Incentive And Recognition Schemes: PR Web
Alipay Launches Sound Wave Mobile Payments System In Beijing Subway: TechCrunch
Intel sets up joint lab with China's Baidu for mobile apps: Computerworld
MasterCard Launches Digital Wallet Service in Canada:banketch
SecureNet Payment Systems Launches Mobile Payments API Libraries:rfpconnect
Analysis: PayPal hopes to break shoppers' swipe habit in stores:reuters
Mobile payments: The next great debate:finextra
Mobile Payments 'A Tiny Sliver' of Retail Sales—But It's Growing: PaymentsSource
Trevica picks Cardtek TSM platform: NFC World
Chunghwa Telecom to launch mobile payment via QR codes: Focus Taiwan
KFC, Airtag to launch mobile ordering and payment app in UK: Contactless Intelligence
Nigeria: Banks Urged to Enlighten Customers On e-Payment:allafrica
As mobile payments field grows, so do security concerns:statesman
Fas Mart/Shore Stop Debuting 'Magical' Debit Card Rewards Program:cspnet
ANZ claims one million goMoney app users:finextra
Samsung Joins Forces with Best Buy:news yahoo
Is the future of mobile wallets finger-lickin’ good? KFC and Airtag think so:venturebeat
Mobile Commerce Market Shows Continued Growth:cmswire
MokiMobility Raises $2M In Seed Funding For Mobile Device Management:techcrunch
Cardtek Group will Establish NFC mobile Payment System Infrastructure for TREVICA:google
Left over April’s Fool Release: Google Wallet Mobile ATM :webprnews
Social Payments: More than Just Splitting the Check:paybefore
Viewpoint: Early Days for NFC:paybefore:paybefore
Phone payment system spells end of the line for train tickets :independent..co.uk
PayPal's Herd joins Virtual Piggy as Mobile Product Director:greensheet
eBay Inc. Expects to Enable $300 Billion of Global Commerce in 2015:businesswire
Payments Startups Take The Data, Design And Development Route To Reengineer The Credit-Card Business:techcrunch
A world without cash: Venture capitalists invest heavily in e-payment space:indiatimes
Not Even John Roberts Can Escape Credit-Card Fraud:abcnews
Global Payments Continues Focus On Mobile Payments In The UK: Daily Markets
Hungarian national mobile payment system will launch this fall: Mobile Payments Today
Sionic Mobile debuts Starbucks-style mobile payments for national retailers: Internet Retailer
Tagattitude, Afrimarket partner on cross-border payments with sound-based solution: Mobile Payments Today
eBay sets ambitious goal for 2015: $300B in transactions: CNET
Hong Kong regulators offer guidance, research on mobile payment plans: Mobile Payments Today
Fargo bank adds Fiserv mobile banking, payment tools: Mobile Payments Today
Mobile Wallets: The U.S. Landscape
Payleven Ramps Up Security With FSA Authorization
Fortumo Adds Windows Phone Support To Let Developers Offer Carrier Billing For In-App Purchases: TechCrunch
Former Trader’s Software Skips Visa in Battle With Google: Bloomberg
MasterCard’s Retail Data Grab: Forget PayPal, It’s About Chains: Storefront Backtalk
Econet introduces EcoCash Debit Card, a mobile phone to POS payment solution: Tech Zim
Consultancy study on NFC mobile payment infrastructure in Hong Kong: 7th Space
NCR adds mobile payment component to POS software: Mobile Payments Today
Barnes & Noble taps Fortumo to provide in-app payments for NOOK devices: Mobile Payments Today
Spindle buys mobile marketing company MeNetwork: Mobile Payments Today
Mobivity, CheckAlt merge payments, marketing for local merchants: Mobile Payments Today
PayPal leads the pack for mobile wallet awareness: PwC
Amazon’s Head of Mobile Interfaces: MIT Review
The story behind India’s first commercial NFC payments solution: Information Week
Apple's Rumored iPhone 5s Could Jump Start Mobile Payments: Forbes
Starbucks generates more than 3M mobile payment transactions per week: Mobile Commerce Daily
QR codes: The key to loyalty and payments?: Mobile Commerce Daily
Five Opportunities for Mobile Computing: MIT Review
Is NFC Finally Becoming Mobile's Next Big Thing?: Wall St. Journal
Starbucks execs respond to Square criticism: innovation is messy: Fast Company
Leaf Announces Open Approach to Payment Acceptance
Square impressed with activations in Canada: Mobile Syrup
PayZang releases API for its payment gateway: Mobile Payments Today
Venmo's new tool flips mobile payments around: Mobile Payments Today
10 New Rules for Mobile Payments and Loyalty Startups: Forbes
Rogers clears Suretap NFC payments on some Android and BlackBerry 10 devices: Engadget
AJB Launches Mobile Payments for Petroleum & C-Stores at Hughes: Business Wire
Korean Banks Launch 'Bank Wallet' Smartphone App that Requires NFC: Patently Apple
Boston College partners with looped in for mobile payments: Mobile Payments Today
New PayPal fee sends eBay stock to lowest point of 2013: Reuters
Lenovo bringing contactless payments to certain NFC-enabled ThinkPads in 2013: Engadget
Gemalto announces 2012 full-year results:Gemalto
PKO Bank Polski, Accumulate partner on mobile payment service launch: The Green Sheet
The patchwork of regulations entangling Square, and every American internet startup that takes money:QZ.com
A smart move with NFC: Internet Retailer
Ahead Of PayPal And Square, Intuit Rolls Out Mobile Payments In Europe: TechCrunch
PaySimple Launches Redesigned Mobile Application and Credit Card Reader: PaySimple
Telcos losing mind-share in mobile wallet race: Finextra
MOL Makes Big Turkish Investments, Eyes Mobile Payments: Tech in Asia
One Good Paper: Monopoly Power in Mobile Money: Bloomberg BusinessWeek
Wrapp CEO Hjalmar Winbladh talks gifts, Facebook and mobile payments: The Washington Post
NCSOFT Adopts BilltoMobile for High-Conversion Mobile Payments: Marketwire
Vimpelcom partners with Mastercard for mobile money solution: Developing Telecoms
20pc of tablet owners will pay bills via devices by 2017, study: Mobile Commerce Today
Pakistan's Monet taps Fundamo for shared mobile money network: Finextra
Disney MyMagic+ sets a new bar for mobile wallet design: NFC World
The Effect of an Invalidated Recess Appointment on the CFPB Director’s Authority to Settle Proceedings: Payment Law Advisor
Mobile Payments in Search of Customers at SXSW: Mediapost
Carrier Billing: Teeny Tiny Gets Bigger
New Mobile Wallet Ideas Take Root in Apple's Passbook: PaymentsSource
The Logic Group and Proxama team on NFC-based services for retailers: Finextra
Study finds racial differences in mobile aptitude: Mobile Payments Today
Passengers Seek More Ways to Pay Fares: Metro Magazine
New rumor points to fingerprint sensor, NFC e-wallet in Apple's next iPhone: Apple Insider
Payment leaders: NFC and digital wallets are overhyped, Asia will lead innovation: VentureBeat
Payments Startups Take Different Approach to The Credit-Card Business: TechCrunch
D.C. Metro getting closer to credit card payments on rail, bus: Examiner
Will Retail Payments be the Killer App for Mobile Wallets?: ZD Net
Next-Generation Online Banking: Mobile, PFM, and Bill Pay
Fiserv Makes it Easy for Small Businesses to Enroll for SpotPay and Accept Cards and Checks: Fiserv
How e-wallets could be a gold mine for credit card companies: CNET
Live Gamer Partners with Fortumo to Expand International Mobile Payment Options: PR Web
Adelante and Anderson Zaks team up on mobile payments: Finextra
Merchants critical to mobile payment success: why you can't dismiss MCX: Mobile Payments Today
Visa's Gajda: Mobile payment space is not fragmented, and NFC will rule the market: Fierce Mobile Content
Digital donation kiosk accepts mobile payments, targets next-gen givers: Mobile Payments Today
Visa And MasterCard Will Use Mobile Phones To Tap Developing Economies Growth: Forbes
PayPal Card Reader Reaches Thousands of Small Businesses in Japan: Ecommerce Bytes
Monitise set for revenue boost from new three-year Visa deal: Finextra
Isis Revamps Its Mobile Wallet And It’s Actually Fixing What’s Broken: SF Backtalk
Google Promoted To NFC’s Board of Directors With Wallet Clearly in Mind: Droid Life
Spire Payments Acquires Thyron and Makes its Debut in Mobile Payment Market
Samsung Galaxy S4 with Visa payWave 'won't take mobile payments mainstream': T3
No plastic? At these businesses, cash is the only king: The Globe and Mail
Bankinter circumvents secure element hassle for mobile NFC payments: Finextra
Will Visa/Samsung deal force Apple's hand on NFC?: The Age
How Afghanistan Is on the Leading Edge of a Tech Revolution: Time
ShopSavvy Partners With Capital One: TechCrunch
LevelUp reaches 1 million users:greensheet
Development Bank of Jamaica, Alaric and Transcel team on mobile money project: Finextra
Swedish charities suffer amid mobile payments muddle: The Local
WePay Debuts iOS App To Allow Users To Accept Credit Cards And Send Invoices:techcrunch
VeriFone and SK C&C Team On Mobile Wallet Acceptance: VeriFone
ArmorActive Raises iPad POS Industry Standards With New SwitchBack Enclosure: PRWeb
Room at the Top: Mobile Shopping Trends Point to More Growth Ahead: eBay.com
MasterCard Pairs With VimpelCom for Mobile Payments Offering: The Motley Fool
BBM Money in Indonesia, will it flourish?: E27
MasterCard reports on consumer attitudes to mobile payments: NFC World
Credit Card Diet Sweeps Boston- and DC-Area Restaurants: Marketwire
Telenor unveils Valyou NFC mobile wallet: NFC World
PVR Launches NFC Enabled Wallet App For BB10: Biztech2
T-Mobile to launch m-payment service in Macedonia:telecompaper
Paydiant and Menusoft Systems Launch Integrated Mobile Wallet and Pay-at-the-Table Offering for Restaurants:marketwire
Smartphone versus wallet:dw
Mobile marketing emails generate online purchases:qrcodepress
Wirecard and Vodafone form partnership for mobile payment services:Paymenteye
Is the Micro-merchant a new Threat?:Finextra
Another Attack On The Banking Industry: uBank Raised $8 Million From Runa Capital:Articstartup
Visa Introduces Visa Ready Partner Program:Businesswire
Gemalto, Banco Itaú and TIM Launch Brazil’s First Pilot Program for NFC Payments: Financial Post
Renters picture a new payment option with Jumio: Mobile Payments Today
Fortumo raises cash from Intel and Greycroft: The Next Web
iZettle Launches Wireless Chip & Pin Device: TechCrunch
Dutch banks to run NFC payments pilot: NFC World
Kenya: Treasury to Formulate New Rules On Mobile Money Tax: All Africa
Citi launches mobile collect service in Dominican Republic: Finextra
Banks and interoperability delay NFC mass adoption in Brazil: RCR Wireless
Mobile Payments in great demand as a payment option in Europe, DIMOCO says: DIMOCO
Australian supermarket Coles tests NFC payments and rewards: NFC World
Blue Bottle Coffee Adopts Square for its Point of Sale: Square.com
Qube Processing introduces mobile payment solutions:PRWeb
globalVCard to Launch the Next Version of Their Popular Mobile Wallet: PRWeb
Killing off cash: Could new tech mean the end of money?: BBC UK
2013 Mobile Trends For Marketers: Forbes
UK: Visa eyes 'mainstream launch' of mobile payments: Marketing Week
Pageonce Adds Person-to-Person Mobile Payments: PC Magazine
Wrapp adopts Braintree and Venmo Touch for one-tap mobile payments:thenextweb
Appconomy Builds Up its Mobile Payments and Loyalty Cards Service for China: Tech in Asia
Mastercard Inc, Visa Inc: Which Credit Card Stock Offers the Greatest Potential?: Insider Monkey
PayPal partner Vend not taking sides in mobile payments tech debate: ComputerWorld
To Encourage Mobile Payments, Select LevelUp Merchants Ban Credit Cards in Store: BetaKit
Mobile Money/Payments Market Worth $278.9 Billion by 2018: MarketWatch
Commerzbank adopts visual security tool for mobile payments: Telecoms.com
The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Singapore partners Samsung TecTiles for NFC rewards: Web Innovate
Mobile Rewards Apps That Lure Shoppers Back to Stores: All Things D
Microsoft to host digital wallet developer event: Finextra
BlackBerry trials BBM Money service in Indonesia: Finextra
Report: Smartphones dominated Christmas e-commerce traffic: Chain Store Age
CarCharging and DoubleBeam to bring mobile payments to electric car charging: Mobile Payments Today
South Africa: Nedbank enters mobile payments fray: Tech Central
Bango Secures Funding to Expand in Emerging Markets: The Next Web
Payleven Now Available in Europe:techcrunch
More Chinese Are Using Mobile Phones To Pay For Online Goods: China Retail News
Square Competitor mPowa Signs Up Portugal Telecom In Multi-Million-Dollar Deal: TechCrunch
Bank of Ireland offers P2P service to account holders: Mobile Payments Today
Contactless Payment Solutions Available to Small Businesses from Encore Payment Systems, Google Wallet: PR Web
Cumberland Farms Launches SmartPay Check-Link: Business Wire
Flint mobile payment system replaces card readers with iPhone's camera: Apple Insider
Investment levels in mobile marketing decline as monetization concerns grow: Mobile Marketer
M-commerce JV Weve adds Vodafone to platform: Mobile News
Paid with a wave: latest card up Visa's sleeve: Irish Times
Smartphone Consumers Behavior In 2012: 50% Went Online Multiple Times In A Day: Daze Info
Cumberland Farms mobile payments app drives increased transactions, retention: Mobile Commerce Daily
MasterCard Speeds Growth At Year-End, 'Cautious' About '13: Investor Business Daily
TIM begins NFC pilot in Brazil: NFC World
Sift raises $540K to turn your inbox into a personal shopper: Pano Daily
Mobile Payments Heat Up in Canada: Bank Tech
Angie's List, Square Announce Partnership for Mobile Payments: Benzinga
Mobile Payments: An Evolving Landscape: FDIC
Opera and Neomobile to bring one-click mobile payments to Opera Mini: Opera
Survey: Google most likely to win mobile wallet war: Chain Store Age
First Data Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2012 Financial Results: Business Wire
Ingenico acquires Ogone in bid to become one-stop payments shop: Finextra
Mobile payments firm Salt Technology raises $2m: Finextra
PayPal invests in OLO: The Green Sheet
Square's Keith Rabois checks out of mobile payment startup: GigaOm
The race to the digital wallet: Business Record
M-commerce still small as retailers focus on the basics: Retail Customer Experience
DoubleBeam Completes Mobile Payment Integration with IBMs ACE POS System: MarketWatch
Boku announces mobile payment partnership with US Cellular: Finextra
CGI, Monetise partner on offering mobile banking, payments services to FIs: Mobile Payments Today
Companion Bakery rolls out mobile payment app: St. Louis Business Journal
The Global Movement of Electronic Payments at the World Economic Forum: Better Than Cash
How a Ninja Is Becoming One of the Most Visible Execs in Payments: PaymentsSource
Quatrro Launches Next Generation Integrated Processing Services to Support Card and Mobile Payments: PR Newswire
Ingenico provides contactless terminals using NFC payment technology to McDonald’s in Ukraine: Ingenico
Bell ID Mobile Token Manager Software Used in RIM’s Mobile Payments Solution: Bell ID
Time's Running Out for Banks to Get into Mobile Payments: American Banker
Ribbit Capital Raises $100 Million With the Goal of Modernizing Money: All Things D
New mobile coffee service makes you feel like a rock star: Geek Wire
Telefónica introduces phone-to-phone payments in Germany: IT World
Orange launches mobile money service in Uganda: The Observer
Mobile Payment's Next Challenge: Kill the Checkout Line: The Motley Fool
Zavers offers real-time coupon and rewards redemption through Google Wallet: Andriod Authority
Starbucks and Square: Creating a 'virtual currency': The Street
Bank of America profit fell 63%: Washington Post
eBay And PayPal Expect To Do $20 Billion Each In 2013 Mobile Commerce: TechCrunch
ETA Wins Gates Grant To Promote Payment Innovation: PaymentsSource
Consumers make $12.84 billion in mobile payments in 2012: Internet Retailer
Bango Adds Telefonica To List Of Mobile Carrier Billing Partners For Facebook: TechCrunch
How Companies Can Get in on the Mobile Payments Game: Forbes
UK banks get behind m-payments service ahead of 2014 launch: Finextra
80% of Brits will have access to Visa digital wallet in 2013: Pocket-Lint
Square Not Yet Seen 'Disruptive' In Mobile Payments: Investor’s Business Daily: News Investors
Ingenico and Microsoft partner to put Windows 8 into the hands of retailers:Finextra
Security is Final Hurdle to Mass Mobile Payments Adoption; Banktech
VeriFone Enables Retailers to Interact. Impact. Impress: Businesswire
MyCheck partners DataCash on self check-out mobile payment app:Finextra
Groupon Expands Square-Like Mobile Payments Service to Android:All Things D
Which will come first: mobile payments or flying cars?: Internet Retailers
Payments go mobile on myUFL:alligator
US Bank launches iPhone NFC payments service: NFC World
Tough year ahead for NFC as retail payments diversify: Telcoms.com
Visa Or MasterCard: Which One Belongs In Your Wallet?: Seeking Alpha
Incipio and AT&T team up to launch NFC-enabled ISIS iPhone wallet: 9to5 Mac
InComm Buys Giftango, With Eye on Digital Gift Cards: All Things D
PDS launches mobile payment app: Finextra
Kenya's mobile banking scheme M-Shwari hits early milestone: Mobile Payments Today
Eight Percent of Amazon’s Sales Are Coming From Mobile: All Things D
CIBC promotes NFC payments via BlackBerry: Telecoms.com
Nigerian mobile money market to hit $1B by 2015: Mobile Payments Today
London mobile payment company moving into Houston, other U.S. markets: Houston Business Journal
Despite initial missteps, mobile payments will boom in 2013, survey: Gigaom
Javelin identifies top mobile, payment trends for 2013: Mobile Payments Today
Mobile payment startup PicPay lets Brazilians make purchases via a QR code: The Next Web
Europe: 2013 Not the Year for Mobile Wallets: WSJ
ZTE and China UnionPay to collaborate on mobile payments: Mobile Payments Today
Credit Card Technology: 2013 and Beyond C: Fox Business News
10 Latin America startups to look out for in 2013: The Next Web(2)
Should retailers really be concerned with who controls the mobile wallet?: Mobile Payments Today
2013 Seen as Another Stellar Year for Visa and Mastercard, PTs Raised at Barclays: Street Insider
Weve keen to kick on after months on hold: Mobile Magazine
Deepening its partnership, Starbucks starts selling Square credit card readers: VentureBeat
Vodafone 'considered setting up as a bank': The Telegraph
Verizon caught applying double standards to its Isis Wallet app: Android Authority
Payatrader launches mobile Chip & Pin terminal in the UK:payatrader
NFC and Mobile Contactless Specialist Proxama Joins GlobalPlatform: GlobalPlatform
VeriFone NFC Managed Services to Drive China Mobile Commerce Network: VeriFone
Russian Square Clone Lands Additional Funding: The Next Web
SumUp, Another European Square, Expands To 3 More Markets: TechCrunch
QSecure offers mobile-powered alternative to plastic cards: Mobile Payments Today
UK: Three could join mobile payments venture Weve: Mobile Magazine(2)
PayPal uses a gifting app to encourage mobile payments in Sweden: Mobile Payments Today
Bank of America Adds QR Codes to Push Mobile Banking, Payments: PaymentsSource
M-payment industry in India to touch $1.15 billion by 2016: Business Standard
In Russia, Innovation Happens on Both Sides of the Smartphone: MIT Technology Review
With NFC payments, Verizon wants Google to play fair: Geek.com
Constantine Cannon Hired to Promote 'Contactless' Payment System: The Legal Times
UK: Three could join mobile payments venture Weve: Mobile Magazine
Sixty banks and retailers sign up for new Korean mobile wallet service: NFC World
Consumers Say Smartphone Payments Will Replace Cash and Cards, Study Finds: Bank Systems and Technology
MasterCard Backs And Partners With Mobile Wallet Infrastructure Platform C-SAM: TechCrunch
G&D Chosen by CIBC as Trusted Service Manager for Mobile Payments in Canada: PRNewswire
IBM Study: All consumers looking for a consistent experience, from start to finish: Chain Store Age
ICM data reveals confusion over contactless payments: Talking Retail
Auchan picks mobile barcodes for France’s MCX: NFC World
Nigeria: Mobile payments through smartphones to reach $1.3 trillion by 2017: The Guardian
This Sunday Was The Biggest Mobile Shopping Day For eBay, PayPal Mobile Payments Up 221 Percent: TechCrunch
Survey: Interest in Mobile Pay Greater Outside the U.S.: PaymentsSource
UK catalogue giant Shop Direct tests NFC shopping: NFC World
Churches Get Custom App with Charitable Giving via Mobile Credit Card Acceptance: Marketwatch
InvoiceASAP, Hybrid Paytech Team Up for Mobile Payments, Invoicing and POS : PR Newswire
CARDFREE Closes Series A Funding, Launches Integrated Mobile Merchant Platform: Business Wire
MoSoCo picks Sequent for NFC payments, marketing and loyalty platform: NFC World
Carrier biller mopay offering loyalty, CRM tools: Retail Customer Experience
Google Play gets Bango’s carrier billing: The Next Web
The future of money: New paradigms for the checkout, banking and currency: The Next Web
Mobile-Pay Competition to Be Fierce in 2013 as Vendors Multiply:payment source
Survey: Consumer want mobile payments: NFC News
ORCC Announces New Mobile Browser Bill Pay: The Green Sheet
As Mobile-Payment Giants Bicker, Startups Step Up: ReadWrite Mobile
AT&T: Bullish on NFC, mobile payment trials: ZDNet
Pep Boys Selling PayAnywhere Mobile Point of Sale Tool: CBS Detroit
LevelUp, FTUB develop mobile payment, loyalty app: The Green Sheet
Get Ready for Ads that Follow You from One Device to the Next: MIT Technology Review
Qualcomm Atheros Introduces Ultra-Low Power Near Field Communication Chip for Mobile Devices: BusinessWire
Juniper scales back NFC forecast: NFC World
LevelUp and First Trade Union Bank Develop Revolutionary Custom Mobile Payment and Loyalty App:finance yahoo
Gemalto bringing NFC payments to phones of any intelligence with MasterCard PayPass SIM :engadget.com
As Mobile-Payment Giants Bicker, Startups Step Up:readwrite.com
Downloadable Apps: The Risks, The Rewards and The Smartest Mobile Strategy :harlandfinancial
NCR serves up lunch with Mobile Pay:finextra
eBay And PayPal Posted Their Biggest Mobile Shopping Days Ever On Sunday:techcrunch
Economic Confidence Higher Year over Year According to Discover U.S. Spending MonitorSM
LevelUp Reaches a Milestone with Its Disruptive Mobile-Pay Plan: PaymentsSource
PayAnywhere Mobile App and Credit Card Reader Now Available from Amazon.com: BusinessWire
Adyen Offers Different Sort of Mobile Payment Service: WSJ Blog
Blackberry BBM Money app to launch in Indonesia: BBC News
US Airways Becomes World’s First Airline to Accept MasterCard PayPass–Enabled Cards and Devices In-Flight: BusinessWire
USA Technologies and Isis Bring Mobile Commerce to Vending Machines: BusinessWire
Spindle Announces Partnership With Integrated Payments: MarketWire
Droplet Plans To Disrupt Mobile Cash With No-Charges Payment App For iPhone: TechCrunch
American Banker names Square’s Dorsey Innovator of the Year
Greenwich Associates to Acquire Javelin Strategy & Research
Google Buys Custom Coupon Startup: TechNews World
Pageonce Launches Mobile Bill Pay Product: Pageonce
Intuit begins mobile POS pilot programme in UK: CBR Online
KFC, Taco Bell franchisees embrace mobile payments: Mobile Commerce Daily
Pay.on offers payment providers worldwide immediate entry into mobile POS market: Pay.com
Claro,Bradeso partner on Brazilian m-payments: RCR Wireless
Is it the end of the line for cash?: Marketing Week
Vanco Services Introduces Mobile Payment Solution Specifically for Faith-Based Organizations:PRNewswire
Elavon and payleven to increase mobile debit and credit card acceptance: Equities
Chase: Cyber Monday online sales up 22% from last year: Chain Store Age
Barclays Bank buys 8,500 Apple iPads in one go:channelregister.co.uk
UK Holiday Shopping, Mobile Devices Win Friends And Influence People To The Tune Of Nearly $7B:google.com
Mobile Transactions: The Next Big Thing for Owners:executiveboard.com
Going For “Pretty First” Is Wrong: A Designer’s Take On App Development :google.com
Payment via camera phone: 2 opposite options:blogspot.com
So, it looks like Apple does plan an NFC future for iPhone: ComputerWorld
Dickson Chu joins AnywhereCommerce Board of Advisors: PRNewsire
Vodafone Australia and Visa to offer contactless payments: ZDNet
Malauzai Introduces Picture Pay Mobile Payment Solution: Business Wire
MasterCard, Comviva and Tutuka Announce Strategic Mobile Money Collaboration: MasterCard
Danish telco payments venture maps out path to NFC: NFC World
VeriFone Battles Back Against Square, PayPal: TechCrunch
Facebook Turns On Carrier Billing Mobile Payments In France: TechCrunch
PCI Council Releases Risk Assessment Guidlines
TSYS to buy Utah-based mobile payment company ProPay: Ledger-Enquirer
Fundamo Reports Accelerated Mobile Financial Services Growth in Africa: 4-Traders
Square hits $10 billion in annual payments processed: CNET
Axfood in Deal to Offer Mobile Phone Payment Service in Stores: Fox Business
Mobile Payments Will Top $1 Trillion Worldwide by 2017: Mashable
NetSpend and LevelUp Announce New Partnership: 4-Traders
Ireland: Slow-moving banks face challenge over mobile payments:irshtimes
Braintree Sinks Roots Down Under: WSJ
LevelUp Turning foes Into Allies: PaymentsSource
Is M-PESA Replacing Cash in Kenya?: CGAP
The Digital Wallet Value Proposition: NetBanker
Walmart’s Head of Mobile doesn’t believe in NFC: Android Authority
Consumer bureau's deputy director heading for exit: The Hill
iZettle Exits Beta In Nordics And Finds Workaround For Visa Acceptance: TechCrunch
Tabbedout Announces Customer Relationship Management Solution: Business Wire
Austria’s PayLife Selects VeriFone to Modernize Payment System Estate: Business Wire
Apple’s Passbook impact on retailers and brands: Mobile Commerce Daily
Burnished by Starbucks, upstart Square battles payment giants: Reuters
JCB trials mobile wallet in Japan: Mobile Payments Today
Why plastic cards aren’t going away in mobile payment future: GigaOm
Australia: Moshtix unimpressed by Google Wallet, NFC: ComputerWorld
Mobile Fix: Politics and big data
The uncertain future of NFC and the mobile wallet: Digital Trends
Flomio unveils first NFC reader for iOS devices: Slashgear
Passbook-enabled gift cards now available via Apple Store app: Tuaw
Mobile Wallets Weighed Down By Lack of Standardization: UCS Strategies
Suretap mobile payment system debuts in Canada: Internet Retailer
BlackBerry 10 Security Certified For U.S. Government Use Ahead Of Launch: TechCrunch
YESpay adds PaymentSense as strategic partner: Finextra
Fujitsu Leverages VeriFone’s GlobalBay Solution to Power its Advanced Mobile Point of Sale: BusinessWire
Square launches mobile payment service at 7,000 Starbucks: CNET
iZettle launches Square-style mobile payments in the UK: ZDNet
Payleven teams with Elavon: The Next Web
Rogers and CIBC switch on NFC payments in Canada: NFC World
Parkmobile Apologizes For Blaming 13-Cent Transaction Fee Hike Durbin: Huffington Post
Google Wallet Expands To Mobile Web: TechCrunch
Poll says Canadians ready to use smartphones like credit cards to pay for purchases: Canadian Business
OTI Introduces the First Plug-In Solution to Turn Mobile Phones Into NFC Based Mobile Payment Devices: Nasdaq
Cross-border NFC m-payment not relevant now: ZDNet
Fortumo Brings Its Mobile Payments To Windows 8: TechCrunch
Mastercard assesses countries’ readiness for mobile payments, Japan bodes well: NFC News
Visa Inc. Posts Strong Fiscal Fourth Quarter:yahoonews
DeviceFidelity introduces CredenSE: PRWeb
Flat-Fee Mobile Payments Startup Emu Expands Beyond UK: TechCrunch
Opera Expands Mobile Payments into Latin America :nextweb
PayPal axes 325 jobs: Finextra
Vodafone selects Gemalto for NFC mobile payment services: The Green Sheet
The future of retail: Shopping more at smaller stores: Star Tribune
Inside Secure Opens Door for Multiple Mobile Wallets: CIO
MasterCard signs two new partnership agreements with T-Mobile and Orange
The Sleeping Giants Of African Mobile Payments: TechCrunch
Isis in action: GigaOm
Crowd funds iPhone NFC add-on: NFC World
Seamless to bring SEQR mobile payment platform to 360 Axfood stores: Mobile Payments Today
Visa Names JPMorgan’s Scharf CEO as Saunders to Be Chairman: bloomberg
Milan mobile NFC pilot begins: Finextra
Vantiv, Paydiant unveil new contactless mobile payment platform: BBR
Dorsey brings Square mobile pay system to Canada: CBC
Isis Launch Comes as a Surprise in Austin: GigaOm
Isis finally launches mobile payments service in two cities: Reuters
RIM strikes security tech deal with mobile payment firm EnStream: Ottawa Citizen
Visa Study Reveals Mobile Money Drives Demand for Financial Services: AOL Finance
MasterCard Expands Global Leadership in Mobile Payments: MasterCard
Bangalore-based iKaaz launches mobile payment platform: Tech Circle
FNB “dabbling” in NFC: BusinessTech
Philippines: Smart Money Bill Payments Double: Manila Bulletin
Google says mobile payments growing fast: Tech Hive
Tablet Ad Spend Will Outweigh Smartphone Spend This Holiday Season: m&csaatchi
Mobile wallets are exciting, but there are serious obstacles to overcome:guardian
EBay scores off mobile payments:medill
The World Payments Report 2012, Part One: thefinanser
Sainsbury's pilots 'mobile scan & go'
PayPal earnings up 23 percent in 3Q:greensheet
Google Wallet Prepaid Refund Form is Live: Droid Life
Canadian Big Three Mobile Joint Venture Sheds Zoompass: TechVibes
ISIS Mobile Payments To Launch On October 22: TechCrunch
MasterCard to install 1000 PayPass terminals across UAE: Finextra
VC funding strong in 2012 with focus on mobile: The Next Web
Facebook: We’re Expanding Our Mobile Security Efforts: Mashable
Meet The New Boss: Citi Taps Michael Corbat For CEO Job: Forbes
boxPAY Looking to License Carrier Billing Technology Platform: Herald Online
Square cuts New York taxi pilot short: Finextra
VeriFone Announces Expansion of SAIL Platform to International Markets: VeriFone
Softbank Acquires Majority Stake In Sprint: Fast Company
Banks still upbeat on NFC despite iPhone 5 disappointment: MacWorld UK
Lucky Strike Implements Tabbedout Mobile Payments: Business Wire
Widespread Use of Mobile Wallets in U.S. Will Take Years: Daily Deal Media
Vodafone Italia debuts NFC-based mobile payments in Milan: Finextra
Cashless payments sector in Ethiopia: Time to open up?:nazret.com
Tips to ensure that mobile experiences are holiday ready:mobilecommercedaily.com
Vodafone Italia debuts NFC-based mobile payments in Milan:finextra.com
Dwolla To Offer Affordable Peer-To-Peer Payments Service Through mFoundry’s New Mobile Banking Platform : businesswire.com
mobile ISIS mobile wallet set for Oct. 22 release in Austin and Salt Lake City :nfcnews.com
Telenor makes it easy with mobile payment:reuters.com
Kenya’s mobile money market worth $8 billion:itwebafrica.com
Research points to revolution in how we pay for items by 2025:myfinances.co.uk
Retailers To Mobile Payment Players: What’s In It For Us?: storefrontbacktalk
Rogers is Testing Mobile Payments Technology, Could Launch Digital Wallet This Year: techvibes
Mobile Wallets Not Ready for Prime Time, Yet:ecommercebytes
Cab-hailing app adds mobile payments capabilities:finextra
Visa's person-to-person payment solution sees uptake:CNET
VeriFone Rebounds as NYC Denies Report of Square Cab Deal: Bloomberg
Good-bye plastic, hello phone: Mobile wallets on the rise Fox Business
PaySimple Names Former PayPal Leader Andrew Lanthier as Chief Technology ...- The Herald
Has IPhone 5 Set Back New Credit Card Payment Technologies? - TheStreet.com
Mobile payments at Starbucks allow customers to leave tips: QR Code Press
Spindle Taps Execs To Expand Mobile Payments Reach: Vending Times
Startups racing to offer European chip-and-PIN mobile payments: Tech World
Debunking the Mobile Security Myth: Bank Technology
Anti-Interchange Payment Alliance Has New Members, But Why?: Storefront Backtalk
ANZ trials NFC payments, eyes biometrics: ZD Net
Urban Outfitters Goes Mobile at the POS: RIS
Apple looking at Australian fingerprint technology for NFC mobile payments: Tech Radar
MICROS implements Isis SmartTap m-commerce app at restaurants: Fast Casual
Braintree Introduces Instant Approval For Online And Mobile Payments: International Business Times
Peapod rolls out 'virtual grocery store' concept: Chainstore Age
Half of U.S. adults own a smartphone or tablet, Pew survey says: Computer World
Square acquires NYC design firm: The Next Web
Gap and Bed Bath join MCX: Chicago Tribune
Groupon disses other mobile systems: Boston Herald
Gemalto buys Ericsson’s mobile payments business: NFC World
MPowa reports First National Bank deal: Finextra
Discover 3Q profit slips, but tops Street view: Business Week
Singapore mobile payments firm eye PHL banks to launch platform: GMA Network
PayPal Really Does Want to Be Your Pal: Business Week
Mach inks carrier billing deal in the UK: Engadget
On the Call: Discover CEO Nelms on PayPal deal: Yahoo
PayPal partner Storific launches iPhone restaurant-ordering app: VentureBeat
Seamless wins Västtrafik procurement for its mobile payment services
NFC payments already big business in Russia: GigaOM
What's in Your Mobile Wallet? Not Much: The Wall Street Journal
LevelUp launches white-label version of mobile pay service: VentureBeat
Square's mission: Make shopping so easy that everyone starts buying more stuff: Slate
Finish Line deploying mobile POS units from VeriFone: Retail Customer Experience
French telco issues pre-paid contactless cards: Finextra
Microsoft demos Windows Phone 8 mobile wallet: Near Field Communications World
Starbucks: We'll be Passbook-ready before October: CNET
TIO Networks Surpasses $100 Million in Mobile Bill Pay Transactions
Gemalto expands m-payment software with Western Union: Finextra
A day with a smartphone as wallet
VeriFone Connects Young Buyers with Mobile and Multimedia Payment Options: Heraldonline
iPhone 5 Sells Over 5M In Opening Weekend, Limited Only By Device Supply: Tech Crunch
Mobility - A New Way for Banking: Finextra
The last day of mobile payments: Finextra
PayLane targets start-ups: Finextra
AmEx integrates with Apple's Passbook: Finextra
Government of Canada introduces payments code of conduct addendum that anticipates smart phone apps: The Bankwatch
AJB Announces Mobile Payments Strategy for Retailers
Mobile Banking Updates - Sept 23
Banno Receives New $1 Million Capital Request Company to apply state funding to fuel job creation, expedite product delivery and support: CNBC
iPhone 5 Sells Over 5M In Opening Weekend: Tech Crunch
Mobile Payments At A Crossroads: What's Taking So Long?: The Network
Visa CEO talks consumer tech, future of mobile payments: USA Today
Isis' chance of success is diminishing rapidly: Fierce Mobile Content
Sweden ponders regulations for kids’ spending on mobile phones: Ice News
The iPhone 5 Doesn’t Have NFC — So What?: All Things D
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VeriFone Whitepaper: How Tablets and Smartphones Will Revolutionize Retail
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As the nation’s consumer protection agency, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) is committed to staying abreast of technologies that affect consumers to ensure that consumer protections keep pace with these technologies.
The Federal Reserve’s Reduced Role in Retail Payments: Implications for Efficiency and Risk
The Federal Reserve’s Reduced Role in Retail Payments:Implications for Efficiency and Risk By Richard J. SullivanT he payments system in the United States has undergone fundamental changes in the last decade. The use of paper checks has declined rapidly, replaced by the automated clearinghouse (ACH) and card payments.
Mobile Phone Technology: “Smarter” Than We Thought
This Boston Federal Reserve report examines in detail how near field communication (NFC) and cloud2 technologies address security for mobile payments at the retail point-of-sale (POS). It also provides a brief overview of security for two other mobile technology platforms, QR code,3 and direct carrier billing (DCB)4.
The EMV Roadmap: Designing Your Financial Institution’s Plan
As the nation’s migration to EMV continues forward and is critically analyzed, the layout has become exceedingly complex, leaving many financial institutions (FIs) to wonder: should we be outlining our own EMV plans?
New Person-to-Person Payment Methods: Have Checks Met Their Match?
Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank September 2012
The Risks and Rewards of Payments Innovation
by Karen Gordon, Public Relations Strategist, Zoot Enterprises, Inc.
Remain Relevant, Through Mobile Technology Adoption
by Christopher T. Cox, Vice President, Product Development First Data Mobile Solutions, First Data
How to Increase Customer Loyalty by Using Mobile Devices
by Henry Helgeson, CEO, Merchant Warehouse
Cardless ATM Access Will Make Mobile NFC Mainstream
by T. Jack Williams, President, Paymentcard Services, Inc.
Is Regulatory Uncertainty an Impediment to Mobile Payments?
by Buckley Sandler LLP, Partner and Counsel, Buckley Sandler LLP
eGifting: A Catalyst for Mobile Payments
by David Stone, Co-Founder and CEO, CashStar
Mobile Commerce: Where's the Beef?
by T. Jack Williams, President, Paymentcard Services, Inc.
Winning the Mobile Wars
by Kevin Jones, President, SignaPay
Is PayPal Really a “Frenemy”of the Banks?
by Tristan Hugo-Webb, Analyst
Gyft Gives Smartphone Users a Mobile Management Tool for Gift Cards
by Ben Jackson, Sr. Analyst
People Do Not Leave Their Wallets Before Their Phones
by Ben Jackson, Sr. Analyst
Field Testing Payments Apps – Where the Mobile Meets the Card
by Ben Jackson, Sr. Analyst
Does LevelUp’s “Interchange Zero” Benefit Merchants?
by David Kaminsky, Analyst
Reflecting on Bergeron's Departure From VeriFone
by Jeffrey Green, Director
Social Media's Impact on Commerce is Just Beginning
by Will Hernandez, Content Manager
Decoupled Debit Completes Grocer’s Mobile Strategy
by Patricia Hewitt, Director
The Phases of NFC Adoption for Both Merchants and Consumers
by David Kaminsky, Analyst
MasterCard Creates Buzz With MasterPass Wallet
by Jeffrey Green, Director
Taiwan Opens Door to Mobile Payments
by Terry Xie, Director
Boosting E-Commerce in Africa through Mobile Payments
by Tristan Hugo-Webb, Analyst
by Jeffrey Green, Director
Another Square Competitor Announced, This Time in India
by Terry Xie, Director
NRF’s Big Show Field Report
by David Fish, Sr. Analyst
Design Your Loyalty and Instant Offers to Avoid Offer Fatigue
by Ben Jackson, Sr. Analyst
Good Mobile Payments App Design Is A Lot More Than Linking A Card
by Ben Jackson, Sr. Analyst
What VeriFone’s Sail Announcement Means for the mPOS Industry
by David Kaminsky, Analyst
2012 Year-in-Review: Emerging Technologies in Payments
by David Kaminsky, Analyst
The Issue of Security and Fraud Risk in the Cloud vs. Contactless Mobile Wallet Debate
by David Fish, Sr. Analyst
Mobile Payments: Maturing Markets Demand More Utility
by Karen Augustine, Manager
Money 2020: The New Kid on the Block Grows Up Overnight
by Ken Paterson, VP Research Operations / Director
AFP Conference Recap: Trends in Mobile Corporate Banking
by Michael Misasi, Analyst
Are Mobile Payments Really More Convenient?
by David Kaminsky, Analyst
Examining Potential NFC Growth in Italy and Beyond
by Tristan Hugo-Webb, Analyst
Merchant Aggregation – Exploring the Opportunities
by David Fish, Sr. Analyst
Old Habits Swipe Contactless Adoption From Payments
by Ben Jackson, Sr. Analyst
Prepaid Transit Applications Show How Prepaid Can Go Beyond Cards
by Ben Jackson, Sr. Analyst
Compliance and Regulation
Point of Sale
Mobile Wallets: The U.S. Landscape
Carrier Billing: Teeny Tiny Gets Bigger
Next-Generation Online Banking: Mobile, PFM, and Bill Pay
Top 50 Retail Financial Institutions' Debit Card Rewards and Loyalty: 2012 Annual Review
Report - Consumer Credit Card Mobile Apps: Waiting for Prime Time: Mercator Advisory Group
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