Brazilian startup PicPay launches its mobile payment app – Mobile Payments Today

Brazilian startup PicPay launches its mobile payment appMobile Payments TodayThe South American mobile payment market is gaining some traction. PicPay, which lets users scan QR codes with their smartphones to purchase items online, has launched in Braz… Continue reading

Mobile payments event to launch at ETA Annual Meeting and Expo – Mobile Payments Today

Mobile payments event to launch at ETA Annual Meeting and ExpoMobile Payments TodayThe Electronic Transactions Association and Mobile Contactless Payment Innovations have announced that they will collaboratively launch the Mobile Payment Innovations 20… Continue reading

Mobile banking expected to triple from 2012 to 2016 – Mobile Payments Today

Mobile banking expected to triple from 2012 to 2016Mobile Payments TodayThe future of mobile banking is strong, according to a new report from analysts at Aite Group. The Boston-based research firm said that approximately 7,000 financial institutions i… Continue reading

Mobile banking expected to triple from 2012 to 2016 – Mobile Payments Today

Mobile banking expected to triple from 2012 to 2016Mobile Payments TodayThe future of mobile banking is strong, according to a new report from analysts at Aite Group. The Boston-based research firm said that approximately 7,000 financial institutions i… Continue reading

VeriFone casts SAIL adrift – Mobile Payments Today

VeriFone casts SAIL adriftMobile Payments TodayThe mobile point-of-sale bandwagon has one less occupant. During VeriFone's Q4 earnings call yesterday, CEO Doug Bergeron announced the company would be getting out of the dongle business, citing custo… Continue reading

VeriFone casts SAIL adrift – Mobile Payments Today

VeriFone casts SAIL adriftMobile Payments TodayThe mobile point-of-sale bandwagon has one less occupant. During VeriFone's Q4 earnings call yesterday, CEO Doug Bergeron announced the company would be getting out of the dongle business, citing custo… Continue reading

Mobile Payments: The Future is Here – Hawke’s Bay Today

Mobile Payments: The Future is HereHawke’s Bay TodayThe way we take payments from customers is changing fast. It won't be long at all until small merchants can plug a chewing gum packet-sized card reader into a smartphone or tablet and swipe credit… Continue reading

CEOs tout mobile tools for restaurants, hospitality – Mobile Payments Today

CEOs tout mobile tools for restaurants, hospitalityMobile Payments TodayThe hospitality industry is learning quickly that mobile payments aren't just about transactions. The technology is becoming as much about merchants cutting costs and providing… Continue reading

CEOs tout mobile tools for restaurants, hospitality – Mobile Payments Today

CEOs tout mobile tools for restaurants, hospitalityMobile Payments TodayThe hospitality industry is learning quickly that mobile payments aren't just about transactions. The technology is becoming as much about merchants cutting costs and providing… Continue reading

Starbucks continues to give mobile payments a buzz – Mobile Payments Today

Starbucks continues to give mobile payments a buzzMobile Payments TodayThe Starbucks mobile payment app keeps rolling along, setting the standard for other mobile payment applications. During last week's Q4 2012 earnings call, company CEO Howard Sc… Continue reading