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December 11, 2017
Hyperwallet account holders will be able to receive disbursements from sales on Amazon’s new Australian marketplace   Hyperwallet, a top global payout provider to digital marketplaces, today revealed... [Read More]
November 16, 2017
Digital channel fraud losses are up at 74% of large North American FIs, despite all the technology investments made in recent years. Boston, November 16, 2017 — Aite Group’s latest report, Digital... [Read More]
November 15, 2017
A cloud-based solution providing consumers with a vastly simpler experience connecting IoT devices to their MNO LONDON, Nov. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — At eSIM Connect 2017, Amdocs (NASDAQ:DOX), a... [Read More]
November 13, 2017
When thinking about the choice between a traditional credit card terminal vs. Square most people primarily think of an in-store transaction (traditional) and a mobile transaction (square).... [Read More]
November 9, 2017
Payments technology has changed drastically over the past decade, and it continues to move forward at a rapid pace. There used to be a time when merchants didn’t need to accept multiple forms of... [Read More]
November 8, 2017
Provides exceptional opportunity to gain insights into payment technology and trends, innovations and roadmaps from peers across all industry stakeholders PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., Nov. 07, 2017 (... [Read More]
November 7, 2017
Tupyx mobile ‘Order-Ahead’ application enables restaurants and venue operators to grow sales and tap into a hot market while streamlining food preparation with cloud printing of mobile order tickets... [Read More]
November 7, 2017
Cambridge, UK. 7 November 2017. Bango (AIM: BGO), the leading mobile payments company, announces a strategic partnership and commercial deal with Infomedia, to increase the number of digital... [Read More]
November 7, 2017
On Nov. 2, Uber and Barclays launched the Uber Visa Card, a new kind of credit card for the ride-sharing industry that will be integrated into a native mobile application. The new credit card gives... [Read More]
November 6, 2017
Signet Jewelers was first to launch IntelApply New capability for retailers provides customers a way to learn if they qualify for credit before applying For retailers, easy-to-implement capability... [Read More]
October 19, 2017
The Clearing House to enable banks to supply and manage Mastercard tokens with new solution New York, NY and Purchase, NY (October 19, 2017) – Today, The Clearing House (TCH) and Mastercard announced... [Read More]
October 19, 2017
Newest Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Addition Increases Fraud Detection While Reducing False Positives Kount, a leading innovator of solutions for fraud and risk management, today... [Read More]
October 17, 2017
HOUSTON, Oct. 17, 2017 – Today, P97 Networks and Buy It Mobility Networks (BIM) announced they have struck a deal with customer Phillips 66 (NYSE: PSX) to provide ACH based payment and consumer... [Read More]
October 12, 2017
The payment market continues to grow as cash transactions migrate to digital payments. London, 12 October 2017 — Aite Group’s latest report, Evolution of the Point-of-Sale Terminal: Survival of the... [Read More]
October 12, 2017
Boca Raton, FL – October 12, 2017 – The South Florida Business Journal’s 2017 Technology Awards presented by Steven Douglas Associates honors the best of both worlds: The chief information officers (... [Read More]
October 11, 2017
               Pret’s new mobile app launches in the US today on iOS and Android ·             First 50,000 people to download the app will receive five free coffees each ·             Features... [Read More]
October 10, 2017
App will give health plan members better access to their account and benefits Atlanta, GA – July 25, 2017 – InComm, a leading prepaid product and transaction services company, today announced the... [Read More]
October 4, 2017
Los Angeles, CA (October 4, 2017) – Mobile ad fraud is an increasing threat to both developers and marketers. Studies have shown that mobile ad fraud resulted in over $350 million being lost in 2016... [Read More]
October 2, 2017
Hyperwallet’s inaugural 2018 Marketplace Expansion Index provides marketplaces a data-driven approach to expansion measured across key indicators, including infrastructure, ecommerce activity,... [Read More]
September 25, 2017
At the 2017 Mobile Payments Conference, Jack Connors, Head of Commerce Partnerships at Google - who leads Google’s merchant partnerships for Android Pay, showed his in-depth understanding of how... [Read More]
September 21, 2017
At the 2017 Mobile Payments Conference in Chicago, one of the most memorable presentations was moderated by Brett King, founder of Moven and host of the BREAKING BANK$ radio show on Voice America. On... [Read More]
August 23, 2017
Innovative technology bridges the gap between developers, POS systems and restaurant apps With decades of collective experience working to create innovative cloud-based solutions, Mike Wior and Mike... [Read More]
August 23, 2017
Universal API creator provides for seamless access to integrated app technologies. Omnivore is entering the second half of 2017 with record momentum thanks to several new key point-of-sale (POS)... [Read More]
August 18, 2017
Merchants are demanding that hardware, software and payment vendors all provide products and services that provide end-to-end connectivity,  Zavida Mangaru, vice president of product for Total... [Read More]
August 1, 2017
Faster Payments, an endeavor involving all stakeholders in the payments industry, with the Federal Reserve working in an advisory capacity, will include all of the basics of today’s payments systems... [Read More]
July 31, 2017
Too many mobile banking and mobile payments apps are built without protections against reverse engineering.  This exposes the code, or “blueprints” of an app, making it easy for attackers to redirect... [Read More]
July 27, 2017
Pax Technology, Inc., has introduced point-of-sale solutions to enable small business owners to be more efficient, Heather Hatch, vice president of business technology, tells Mobile Marketing &... [Read More]
July 27, 2017
There’s a battle brewing between payments incumbents and innovators, Ben Hurley, senior director, mobile product management for Apriva, tells Mobile Marketing & Technology. Hurley will be a... [Read More]
July 21, 2017
Despite all of the attention given to mobile payments, onlined payments and credit cards, cash still accounts for 40 percent of all transactions in the U.S. and 80 percent of payments worldwide, Tim... [Read More]
July 18, 2017
“77% of consumers surveyed said positive interactions with chatbots make them purchase more often.” Boca Raton, FL – July 18, 2017 – 3Cinteractive Corp (3C), a leading provider of mobile marketing... [Read More]
July 18, 2017
Banks are pressured to quickly roll out new products and services as they look for ways to differentiate, says Aite Group Boston, July 18, 2017 — Aite Group’s latest report, Large Banks and... [Read More]
July 11, 2017
Transaction accelerates growth of NAB and expands its merchant portfolio TROY, Mich. and WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., July 11, 2017 – North American Bancard Holdings, LLC (NAB), a multi-faceted and award-... [Read More]
June 29, 2017
Four-time, bestselling author and host of the ‘First Global Fintech Podcast,’ to interview Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Push Payments executives on real-time payments adoption Chicago, IL (... [Read More]
June 20, 2017
CHICAGO, IL — (Marketwired) — 06/20/17 — Mobile Marketing & Technology today introduced their keynote lineup and other confirmed speakers for the 2017 Mobile Payments Conference (MPC), taking... [Read More]
May 15, 2017
Achievement highlights innovation of first-of-its-kind, patent-pending credit card acquisition capability for retailers COLUMBUS, Ohio, May 11, 2017 — IDG’s CIO recently ranked Alliance Data’s card... [Read More]
May 10, 2017
Phoenix, Arizona – Mobile Payment Conference (MPC) & PUSH Payments announced today the launch of INSTANT, a new payments conference focused on the On-Demand economy and Real-Time products &... [Read More]
May 8, 2017
Video Series is a First of its Kind in the Fraud Prevention Industry  BOISE, Idaho – May 4, 2017 – Kount, a leading innovator of solutions for fraud and risk management, today announced the launch of... [Read More]
May 3, 2017
Good design, in my opinion, should be empathetic to the end user and also show the creator’s sincerity of thought and effort. Verifone has been at the forefront of innovation in the payment industry... [Read More]
May 3, 2017
Google Play carrier billing now live through Bango across Smartfren, Indosat and XL Bango Platform powering 15 app store activations across top five Indonesian operators Bango is pleased to announce... [Read More]
May 2, 2017
Company Ties Together the Best of Snapchat, Facebook and Instagram Social Ad Networks For Effective Location-Centric Mobile Advertising SANTA MONICA, CA–(Marketwired – May 2, 2017) – MomentFeed, the... [Read More]
April 13, 2017
Certification allows Infinite Peripherals to support contact and contactless EMV payment acceptance on Apple™ iOS platform Irvine, Calif. – April 13, 2017 – Leading provider of enterprise mobile... [Read More]
April 6, 2017
PacketZoom’s Mobile Expresslane eliminates 70% of mobile disconnections and increases image views by 10% SAN MATEO, Calif., April 6, 2017– Today, PacketZoom released its case study with Sephora, the... [Read More]
April 6, 2017
Aaron Lint, renowned data security expert, to address critical aspects of companies’ consumer protection programs Chicago, IL (April 6, 2017) – Mobile Marketing & Technology Magazine today... [Read More]
April 4, 2017
NORTH CANTON, Ohio, USA, and PADERBORN, Germany — April 4, 2017 — Diebold Nixdorf (NYSE: DBD) has been awarded the prestigious Red Dot Product Design Award for two of its self-checkout systems, the... [Read More]
April 4, 2017
ST. THOMAS, VI and BOISE, ID – April 4, 2017 –  Midigator LLC, a leading chargeback and fraud technology platform used to mitigate risk and recover lost revenue, and Kount, an industry leader of... [Read More]
April 3, 2017
Winner of 2017 Loyaltees Best Restaurant Loyalty Program; Launch enrolls 17,000 new members as new marketing initiative supports franchise expansion Newton, MA – April 3, 2017 – Paytronix Systems,... [Read More]
March 29, 2017
Customer service is one the most important aspects of a company because without satisfied customers there would be no business. But keeping customers content can be challenging at times. With the... [Read More]
March 27, 2017
PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., March 27, 2017 – With consumers increasingly using mobile devices to access a variety of digital services, service providers are grappling with how to provide authentication... [Read More]
March 27, 2017
UTRECHT, Netherlands and SOLNA, Sweden – March 23, 2017 – Diebold Nixdorf has formed a strategic partnership with Swedish software company, Datema Retail for mobile self-scanning solutions as part of... [Read More]
March 27, 2017
Groovv Integrated Payments suite provides in-store, website, and online payments APIs and SDKs for easy and compliant payment integration Woodland Hills, Calif. (March 27, 2017) – Total Merchant... [Read More]
March 22, 2017
PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., March 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — With card-not-present (CNP) fraud a global concern, many countries have deployed various fraud prevention tools to help curb fraud in both... [Read More]
March 15, 2017
MIAMI, March 9, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — PayToo® Wallet today announced the exclusive release of PayToo® Assistant, its new digital application that uses facial verification and biometrics to... [Read More]
March 14, 2017
Joint Solutions Streamline Food Service Operations for Bars and Restaurants Long Beach, Calif., March 14, 2017– Epson America, Inc., a leading supplier of value-added Point of Sale (POS) solutions,... [Read More]
March 14, 2017
MIAMI, March 9, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — PayToo® Wallet today announced the exclusive release of PayToo® Assistant, its new digital application that uses facial verification and biometrics to... [Read More]
March 14, 2017
ExaDigm’s EMV application for retail and food services received certification by TSYS and runs on both the NX and G3 series of payment terminals. SANTA ANA, CA (PRWEB) MARCH 13, 2017 ExaDigm, Inc., a... [Read More]
March 7, 2017
Previously, I have exposed some significant drawbacks to the agile development process that include a lack of planning, internal QC testing, minimal documentation, the false perception of accepting... [Read More]
January 24, 2017
Employee advocacy campaign powered by CEI garnered over 22,000 click-throughs and $59,000 in advertising equivalence
January 20, 2017
By using mobile devices to retrieve data from product barcodes, retailers can blend the physical and digital worlds. Mobile barcode scanning enables a true “bricks and clicks” retail environment... [Read More]
January 19, 2017
Cloud-based solution enhances data protection and facilitates payment management across all locations Duluth, Ga., January 12, 2017 – NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel... [Read More]
January 19, 2017
The Scan & Go system is based on the NCR FastLane Mobile Shopper powered by Re-Vision solution and is the first customer implementation in Europe DULUTH, Ga. – January 16, 2017 – NCR Corporation... [Read More]
January 19, 2017
Merchants Benefit from Multi-interface Connectivity, OmniLink Merchant Services Support, Beacon and NFC Integration, Faster Transaction Speeds, Enhanced Energy & Paper Savings New York, NY,... [Read More]
January 19, 2017
Consumers have come to rely on their mobile devices for almost everything. From checking email and bank account balances, to keeping up with family and friends via. social apps, mobile devices have... [Read More]
January 19, 2017
NRF Retail’s Big Show – With the goal to increase the value and usability of loyalty points, Verifone (PAY), a global leader in payments and commerce solutions, and FIS (FIS), a global leader in... [Read More]
January 19, 2017
NRF Retail’s BIG Show Booth #3543 – Verifone (PAY), a leader in payment and commerce solutions, will debut the Verifone M400, the sleekest, the most advanced and intuitive multilane payment device... [Read More]
January 10, 2017
PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., January 10, 2017 – Contactless payments have become one of the most popular ways to pay globally with usage in countries such as the U.K., Canada and Australia growing every... [Read More]
December 21, 2016
The holiday shopping rush is to be expected, but it can be a particularly intense time for Tipsy Elves – the popular, seasonal apparel manufacturer which caught the attention of people nationwide... [Read More]
December 14, 2016
Predictive modeling approach consistently outperforms traditional analysis, resulting in increased response rates, credit sales and profit for brand partners COLUMBUS, Ohio, December 14, 2016 —... [Read More]
December 14, 2016
Javelin Outlines Opportunities at the Intersection of In-Person, Online and P2P Payments San Francisco, CA, December 14, 2016: With mobile proximity payments projected to reach $92 billion by 2019,... [Read More]
December 8, 2016
Blackhawk’s Digital Pass technology enables gift cards, egifts, loyalty cards and rewards programs to integrate with Apple Pay PLEASANTON, Calif., Dec. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Blackhawk Network—a... [Read More]
November 30, 2016
New Suite of Tools offers Comprehensive Fraud Protection for the Entire Payment Ecosystem Boise, Idaho – December 1, 2016 – Kount Inc., a leading innovator of solutions for fraud and risk management... [Read More]
November 29, 2016
Seoul, Nov. 29, 2016 – A South-Korean based hardware startup Wonder Walletannounced on Tuesday that it is raising funds via a rewards crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter to finish development for... [Read More]
November 22, 2016
Innovative Receipt Interpretation Technology Provides Direct-to-Consumer Loyalty Platform for CPG Brands BOSTON–Snapstar, the first grocery brand loyalty app powered by receipt scanning technology,... [Read More]
November 22, 2016
Integration Helps Simplify the Process of Mobile Payments in Restaurants  LONG BEACH Calif., – November 22, 2016 – Epson America, Inc., a leading supplier of value-added Point of Sale (POS) solutions... [Read More]
November 22, 2016
Banks and their channel partners that utilize Bank Centric Payments can now include real-time payments among the full array of solutions on the bank integrated technology platform OXNARD, Calif.–(... [Read More]
November 12, 2016
Consumers are keener to adopt mobile wallets than many businesses realize, according the results of a recently released NTT DATA, Inc., report. The survey found a third of consumers expect mobile... [Read More]
August 31, 2016
The new world of commerce shouldn’t be looked at as omni-channel, but “uni-channel,” Aite Group analyst told the audience at the Mobile Payments Conference in Chicago, Ill. Peterson explained that... [Read More]
August 31, 2016
Mobile is at the heart of the digital revolution today and will be an even more integral part of ecommerce in the future, a pair of experts from Discover told the audience at the Mobile Payments... [Read More]
August 31, 2016
Loyalty can help drive mobile payments, but first loyalty providers need to have their apps integrated with payments and need to offer benefits that consumers want in order to forgo other payments... [Read More]
August 31, 2016
Changes with the point of sale, connected cards and smart cars will be the top disruptors of in the mobile payments channel, Tim Spenny, senior vice president/global account director at GfK, told the... [Read More]
August 30, 2016
Security concerns are still stopping some consumers from embracing mobile payments, a panel told the audience at the Mobile Payments Conference today. The financial institutions are under tremendous... [Read More]
August 30, 2016
There are several similarities between mobile payments and the wild West during and shortly after the Gold Rush in the 1800s, a panel of payment experts to the audience today at the Mobile Payments... [Read More]
August 30, 2016
Merchants and mobile payment providers need to ensure they have the proper technology and due diligence to protect themselves against ever more creative and persistent hackers Aaron Lint, vice... [Read More]
August 30, 2016
Online and offline experiences are coming together, with more merging of the payments in the future, a panel told the audience today at Mobile Payments Conference in Chicago, Ill. Peter Lin, senior... [Read More]
August 30, 2016
Social location the most popular location-based technology that companies are getting involved with, but is only part of a location-based solution Asif Khan, president of the Location Based Marketing... [Read More]
August 29, 2016
Attendees at the first day of the Mobile Payments Conference at the Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel in Chicago, Ill., received intensive blockchain training from a panel of payments experts. The... [Read More]
August 29, 2016
Small businesses need to be able to have access to the same processing, mobile payment and othe4r omni-channel capabilities as the large on mid-market firms, says Zavida Mangaru, vice president of... [Read More]
August 24, 2016
As convenient as it is, mobile brings plenty of unforeseen risk, cautions Aaron Lint, vice president of research for Arxan Technologies, Inc. Lint will be a keynote speaker at the Mobile Payments... [Read More]
August 24, 2016
According to a new Clarabridge study, banks need to strengthen their digital offerings and prioritize social customer service in order to meet rising customer expectations or risk losing customers to... [Read More]
August 22, 2016
Company becomes first retailer to integrate loyalty program through Android Pay, continues to simplify checkout experience through mobile payment integration DEERFIELD, Ill., August 22, 2016 –... [Read More]
August 17, 2016
Americans want to rely on their passwords rather than biometrics for payment security, according to a new survey. Payment security will be among the topics discussed by panelists and... [Read More]
August 17, 2016
Merchants who open up all of the capabilities of today’s POS terminals can benefit from the additional security and convenience that the devices offer, says Hitesh Anand, vice president of product,... [Read More]
August 12, 2016
Given the complexities of the evolving payments landscape, it can be challenging to stay on top of emerging technologies, current security standards and consumer purchasing patterns. Having worked... [Read More]
August 10, 2016
Reducing payment card fraud though implementing EMV solutions, tokenization and encryption has pushed back strategies for accepting new types of payments, according to a new Forrester/National Retail... [Read More]
August 10, 2016
Nearly three in 10 consumers (29 percent) are willing to adopt a mobile wallet in the next six months, according to a newly released Computer Services, Inc. survey. Mobile wallets and other forms of... [Read More]
August 10, 2016
eCommerce, healthcare, B2B, B2C and USPS infusion necessitate investment in operations
August 4, 2016
Works closely with Samsung for adaptive, mobile payment system Woodland Hills, Calif. (August 1, 2016) – Total Merchant Services, a leader in payment services and solutions, today announced Groovv... [Read More]
August 4, 2016
TEMECULA, Calif., Aug. 3, 2016 — National Merchants Association, a merchant advocacy group and leader in merchant services, has hired 67 new employees during the first half of 2016 and plans to hire... [Read More]
August 4, 2016
Guests Save Five Dollars When Using Samsung Pay on Ziosk at Participating Restaurants DALLAS, TX – August 3, 2016 – Ziosk®, maker of the world’s first ordering, entertainment and pay-at-the table... [Read More]
August 3, 2016
Though the mobile revolution continues, the adoption of mobile payments continues to lag, Mercator Group points out in a new report. Mobile payments will be one of the main topics of discussion of... [Read More]
August 3, 2016
Synchrony Financial found some interesting mobile and other marketing trends in its latest Trend Spotter report. Mobile marketing will be among the major themes at the Mobile Payments Conference Aug... [Read More]
August 1, 2016
Works closely with Samsung for adaptive, mobile payment system Woodland Hills, Calif. (August 1, 2016) – Total Merchant Services, a leader in payment services and solutions, today announced Groovv... [Read More]
July 27, 2016
Growing Portfolio of EMV Certifications Offers Merchants Flexible Solutions on a Variety of Smart Terminal Options Scottsdale, Ariz., July 27, 2016 — Apriva, the leading provider of secure end-to-end... [Read More]
July 27, 2016
Encryption use is continuing to climb, according to Ponemon Institute’s 2016 Encryption Application Trends Study, sponsored by Thales e-Security. Joe Diaz, Thales director of payment strategy, will... [Read More]
July 27, 2016
Though they have been slow in their uptake of the payment method, consumers want to use mobile wallets to communicate with brands about sales, offers, coupons and loyalty programs, according to Urban... [Read More]
July 20, 2016
Discover Financial Services reported increased income for the second quarter of 2016 earlier this week, even though the company saw a decline in the payments services portion of its business.... [Read More]
July 20, 2016
ThreatMetrix has announced the availability of its new location-based service, multi-factor authentication and re-imagined decision portal designed to strengthen identity orchestration for worldwide... [Read More]
July 14, 2016
Low Cost Mobile EMV Solution Now Offers Extensive EMV Support Scottsdale, Ariz., July 12, 2016 — Apriva, the leading provider of secure end-to-end wireless transaction processing solutions, today... [Read More]
July 13, 2016
Newly Updated mPOS App Includes Support for Star Desktop and Portable Printers SOMERSET, NJ–(Marketwired – Jul 13, 2016) –  Star Micronics, a leading POS and customer engagement technology... [Read More]
July 6, 2016
Javelin Strategy & Research’s recently released report, 2016 Mobile Banking Financial Institution Scorecard: Mobile Becomes the Remote Control for Banking, finds that there is solid, continuing... [Read More]
July 5, 2016
Until recently, discussions surrounding mobile wallets have primarily focused on slow adoption rates. But thanks to industry leaders like Apple and Samsung who are innovating to meet consumer’s... [Read More]
July 5, 2016
Company announces more than 135 million coupons clipped, as popularity of paperless coupons continues to increase Enhancements extend coupon convenience to make saving easier DEERFIELD, Ill., June 28... [Read More]
July 5, 2016
Location-based technology continues to gain traction in marketing and other uses, according to Asif R. Khan, founder and president of the Location Based Marketing Association. Khan will be a... [Read More]
June 30, 2016
PARIS and BREST, France – 30 Jun 2016: IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Crédit Mutuel Arkéa announced today the completion of their first blockchain project to improve the bank’s ability to verify customer... [Read More]
June 29, 2016
Companies wanting to push mobile payments should offer consumers extra incentives to use the mobile platform over other payments options, Christopher Barnard, president and co-founder of Points,... [Read More]
June 28, 2016
Feature Helps Merchants Limit Chargebacks Woodland Hills, Calif. (June 28, 2016) – Total Merchant Services, a leader in payment services and solutions, today announced its Verifone VX 520 terminals... [Read More]
June 28, 2016
ExaDigm’s EMV application is approved for the retail and restaurant industries and runs on both the NX1200 Countertop and NX2200e Wireless terminals ExaDigm announced today the certification of its... [Read More]
June 27, 2016
While mobile continues to grow, some of the growth may be tempered by fraud issues, according to the Kount 2016 mobile payments and fraud report. Richard L. Stuppy, Kount’s chief operations officer,... [Read More]
June 22, 2016
Tokyo – 22 June 2016: Mizuho Financial Group and IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today a test of the potential of blockchain for use in settlements with virtual currency. By incorporating blockchain... [Read More]
June 22, 2016
CU Wallet, a mobile wallet designed for credit unions and their members, will debut by the end of the summer, Chris Otey, CU Wallet chief revenue officer, tells Mobile Marketing & Technology.... [Read More]
June 21, 2016
Chicago, IL (June 21, 2016) – The 2016 Mobile Payments Conference (MPC) conference organizers confirmed that blockchain training will be held on the first day of the event and will be open to all... [Read More]
June 15, 2016
Though it was discussed at great length before its October 2015 implementation, EMV still caught many merchants by surprise, Heather Hatch, director of business development for PAX Technologies, Inc... [Read More]
June 14, 2016
Payments companies have vast quantities of data at their fingertips, yet to date only a few are fully leveraging that information to build their customer bases, Ben Hurley, Apriva senior director of... [Read More]
June 8, 2016
After a “huge year of announcements,” faster payments, offering real-time or near real-time settlement, is about 18 months away from becoming a reality, though it will be several years before it will... [Read More]
June 8, 2016
EZShield, ID Watchdog, IdentityForce, LifeLock, and TransUnion JAVELIN Recognizes Leading Identity Protection Providers and Plans, Awarding Best Overall to EZShield San Francisco, CA, June 8, 2016: ... [Read More]
June 8, 2016
Bravo Tip or Pay is tapping into the $42 billion gratuity offering with its patent-filed GPS Payment gateway that enables people to pay or tip directly from their smartphones without the need to... [Read More]
June 7, 2016
New Name Better Reflects Company Vision Fort Lauderdale, FL. – June 8, 2016 – Wildcard Payments has changed its name to Push Pay, to better align with the company’s vision, says Travis Dulaney, Push... [Read More]
June 7, 2016
Mobeam’s light-based beaming technology is the first solution that will enable laser scanners to read barcode-based coupons from consumer packaged goods companies on shoppers’ smartphones PALO ALTO,... [Read More]
June 1, 2016
Walgreens recently launched its fifth API offering, The Store Locator API, which enables API developers from those behind Google Maps to much smaller start-ups to include on their apps the latest... [Read More]
June 1, 2016
Helps Platforms Offer Omnichannel Payments Under Their Own Brand, Delivers Efficiency Gains to Users REDWOOD CITY, CA – May 16, 2016 – WePay, the leading provider of payments-as- a-service for online... [Read More]
May 25, 2016
It’s a few years off, but Joe Kleinwaechter, vice president of innovation and design for Worldpay foresees the day when virtual reality becomes part of commerce and payments. “Whenever it does,... [Read More]
May 24, 2016
A tynec/Ovum survey reveals that consumers prefer to interact with customer service agents using different communication channels depending on where they’re at in the transaction process, and they... [Read More]
May 23, 2016
Simplify Controls Makes It Affordable, Quick and Easy for Businesses to Maximize Online Sales & Protect Themselves from e-Commerce Fraud Purchase, N.Y. – May 23, 2016 – MasterCard today launched... [Read More]
May 23, 2016
London, 23 May 2016 – Karen Richardson, an accomplished and highly-regarded technology executive, is to join the Worldpay Group plc Board as an independent non-executive director and a member of the... [Read More]
May 19, 2016
2016 Javelin Mobile Banking Leader awards Announced: USAA Named Best Overall San Francisco, CA, May 19, 2016:  Half of the U.S. adult population now banks using smartphones and tablets, which is 29... [Read More]
May 19, 2016
JAVELIN Finds One in Six Small Businesses Plan to Apply for an Alternative Lender Loan in 2016 San Francisco, CA, May 19, 2016:  Alternative lending has sprung up during a highly favorable credit... [Read More]
May 17, 2016
Americans’ utilization of a wide array of payments options and their demand for others is driving innovation in the payments category, according to a newly released survey from Blackhawk Network. The... [Read More]
May 17, 2016
Capgemini is partnering with ascribe GmbH to develop a blockchain database solution built on BigchainDB, for a rewards and loyalty system for consumer banking that tracks processed transactions in... [Read More]
May 11, 2016
Unique 5-in-1 Tablet POS Platform Powers mPOS Opportunities AnywhereCommerce, a global payments technology provider, announced that its MePOS 5-in-1 tablet POS platform took first place in the... [Read More]
May 11, 2016
Gives ISVs and ISOs a choice of certified EMV Devices supported on multiple First Data Processing Platforms AnywhereCommerce, a global payments solutions provider, announced that its Walker™ chip-and... [Read More]
May 10, 2016
Most brands are unprepared when it comes to implementing a mobile strategy and are not allocating sufficient resources to maintain, adapt, and improve the mobile experience in a fashion that aligns... [Read More]
May 10, 2016
If an organization’s marketing efforts rely on branded content, companies need to make sure the content is optimized for mobile, according to a new report from Polar, a firm that provides... [Read More]
May 5, 2016
MCLEAN, Va., May 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Leading business technology publication InformationWeek this week named Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE: COF) the #1 company on the prestigious 2016... [Read More]
May 4, 2016
By completing its second round of funding, Zooz has demonstrated the viability of its business and its platform, Oren Levy, the company’s CEO, tells Mobile Marketing & Technology. Zooz on Tuesday... [Read More]
May 4, 2016
A new Fiserv study finds consumers’ billing and bill payment behavior is linked to three factors: speed, security and satisfaction. Consumers want a bill payment experience that is as easy,... [Read More]
May 3, 2016
TEMECULA, Calif., May 3, 2016 — National Merchants Association, a merchant advocacy group and leader in merchant services, is actively hiring to double its local workforce to nearly 200 employees by... [Read More]
May 3, 2016
NEW YORK, NY – Disputed results due to technical malfunctions at Saturday’sArizona GOP State Convention further undermines public confidence in the fairness of the Republican nominating contest, as... [Read More]
May 3, 2016
Beaming solution for Android smartphones now processing more than 2 million transactions per month for barcoded gift cards, loyalty cards and coupons, enabling payment apps to function as first true... [Read More]
May 3, 2016
Payment Tech Innovator Continues Rapid Growth, Plans Further Global Expansion Tel Aviv, IL, May 3rd, 2016 — Payment technology provider Zooz today announced the closing of $24 million in new funding... [Read More]
April 28, 2016
Q. How can an intuitive mobile app foster a better in-store experience and boost brand engagement? A. Consumers are increasingly using their mobile devices to shape their in-store trips. They’re... [Read More]
April 28, 2016
Zooz platform will enable Nodus payment processing globally SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF., April 19, 2016 (ETA TransAct16) — Payment technology provider Zooz announced today that Nodus Technologies has... [Read More]
April 27, 2016
Ovum’s just-released 2016 Global Payments Insight Survey found that the global drive to real-time payments is an important enabler for retail banks to improve service to their retail and consumer... [Read More]
April 26, 2016
Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), has completed its previously announced merger with Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. (“Heartland”). The combined company, Global Payments Inc., now has more than 8,500... [Read More]
April 20, 2016
Despite mobile fraud growing by 81 percent between 2011 and 2015, nearly four out of 10 merchants (38.5 percent) say their biggest challenge managing fraud risk in the mobile channel is figuring out... [Read More]
April 19, 2016
Despite mobile wallets proving to be irresistible fraud targets, financial institutions and issuers are jumping into the market and releasing their own wallet solutions, but the upstarts are full of... [Read More]
April 15, 2016
Pays Top Dollar for Low-risk Residual Portfolios TEMECULA, Calif., April 12, 2016 — National Merchants Association, a bankcard leader and merchant advocacy group, has announced plans to acquire... [Read More]
April 15, 2016
  ile a robust mobile strategy may appeal to a broad audience, it provides retailers with the opportunity to interact with and sell to one group in particular – millennials. Smartphones have become... [Read More]
April 15, 2016
Mobile commerce, also known as m-commerce, is arguably one of the most important advancements in e-commerce and continues to gain momentum. With consumers constantly connected to their mobile devices... [Read More]
April 14, 2016
PayToo and City National Bank of New Jersey Announce Strategic Partnership Fort Lauderdale, April 13, 2016 ( – City National Bank of New Jersey (CNB) and PayToo Corp., announced today... [Read More]
April 12, 2016
A survey of 1,954 ShopKeep merchants reveals that 87 percent have seen little-to-no adoption of mobile payments at their business during the past six months. Despite these findings, 59 percent of... [Read More]
April 12, 2016
WorldPay Group’s recently released 2016 annual report reveals some of the direction of the company for 2016. According to the report, Worldpay has substantially completed its new technology platform... [Read More]
April 11, 2016
New test ensures optimal performance of smartphones when making a payment April 11, 2016 – FIME’s Greenlight test tool has been qualified by technical body EMVCo to deliver Level 1 mobile performance... [Read More]
April 11, 2016
Here are some wild numbers for you: Uber has a valuation of $51 billion; Flipkart is worth $15 billion; Lyft, $5.5 billion. This new, on-demand economy is thriving, and it’s not tough to understand... [Read More]
April 11, 2016
8 startups in program have already raised $16.8 million in funding ATLANTA (April, 11, 2016) — A year after launching an accelerator program focused on helping entrepreneurs in Georgia’s growing... [Read More]
April 6, 2016
A new survey from myPINpad finds that in the U.K., the market for paying on a touchscreen device is burgeoning with 40 percent of all e-commerce now carried out on a mobile device. Yet, just as the... [Read More]
April 5, 2016
The latest Federal Reserve study highlights the difference mobile phones are making in payments. According to the Federal Reserve’s just-released Consumers and Mobile Financial Services 2015 report,... [Read More]
April 1, 2016
In 2015 Google changed the rules of the game by using a website’s mobile friendliness rating as a way to determine search engine ranking on mobile devices. With 41% of all internet traffic being... [Read More]
April 1, 2016
Though adopted at some of the nation’s largest retailers, like Wal-Mart, Target and Home Depot, the adoption of EMV is still moving along very slowly, according to a just-released survey from CardHub... [Read More]
March 29, 2016
Mobile has distracted many enterprise marketers away from the fundamental elements of a good location-relevant digital marketing campaign, according to Moz Local, which discussed the issue in a... [Read More]
March 28, 2016
ROSH PINA, ISRAEL and LAS VEGAS, NV — March 28, 2016 — On Track Innovations Ltd.(oti) (NASDAQ: OTIV), a global provider of near field communication (NFC) and cashless payment systems, has partnered... [Read More]
March 24, 2016
JAVELIN Assesses Financial Institutions’ Mobile Wallet Offerings, Including Capital One Wallet and Chase Pay San Francisco, CA, March 24, 2016:  As consumer awareness of mobile wallets has risen... [Read More]
March 23, 2016
Intelligent Payments Platform Now Compatible with Popular Mobile Payment Solution Tel Aviv, IL, March 23rd, 2016 — Payment technology provider Zooz today announced support for Android Pay, Google’s... [Read More]
March 23, 2016
Leadership summit tackles customer engagement, retail adoption, compliance, consumer privacy, marketing, blockchain, and other key issues Chicago, IL (March 23, 2016) – Mobile Marketing &... [Read More]
March 22, 2016
Paytronix rewards platform now available for convenience stores Newton, MA—March 22, 2016—Paytronix Systems, Inc., a leading provider of reward program solutions to restaurants and retailers, today... [Read More]
March 22, 2016
By the year 2030, mobile transactions will be the dominant form of payment, according to a new survey by IEEE. The major shift away from other forms of payment depends largely on ensuring mobile... [Read More]
March 21, 2016
Implementing customer feedback capability is the key to success for mobile, according to new research from Apptentive. “Today’s consumers have a clear desire to provide helpful insight for the brands... [Read More]
March 3, 2016
This past year was filled with announcements of promising new partnerships between tech and financial service companies. Samsung, Google, and Apple all entered into agreements and launched products... [Read More]
March 1, 2016
Mobile devices account for only 3% of all US transactions – but 7% among Gen Z The Baby Boomers may never quite catch on – but mobile payments have won fans among the young US consumers coveted by so... [Read More]
February 22, 2016
The company reinforces their position as of one of the leading providers of business solutions with End-to-End Mobile Solutions in an important gathering for mobile professionals Southfield, MI... [Read More]
February 18, 2016
February 18, 2016 – CHANTILLY, Virginia — Oberthur Technologies (OT), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions, today announced its support to the... [Read More]
October 16, 2015
– Jellyfish Online Marketing (, an award-winning, global digital marketing agency has appointed Jim Hamilton, previously Vice President and Managing Director for iCrossing, Managing... [Read More]
October 5, 2015
14 of the Nation’s Leading Pizza Restaurants Leverage Paytronix Rewards Platform to Boost Guest Visits and Spend With Tailored Campaigns Newton, MA—October 5, 2015—Paytronix Systems, Inc., a leading... [Read More]
September 2, 2015
Most merchants haven’t positioned themselves for the realities of mobile marketing and mobile payments, a panel told the audience at the Mobile Payments Conference in Chicago today. While some... [Read More]
September 2, 2015
“The only place that does business like the United States is the United States,” Paul Coppinger, president and CEO of Unipagos told the audience today at the Mobile Payments Conference in Chicago.... [Read More]
September 2, 2015
Mobile marketers and those involved in mobile payments need to pay close attention to customer expectations, advised Amy Parsons, vice president of the strategic merchant relations team at Discover... [Read More]
September 2, 2015
Today’s marketing has the technology to provide a hyper-local experience with geo-fencing, GPS, beacons and other technologies, Asif Khan, founder and president of the Location Based Marketing... [Read More]
September 1, 2015
Intel, Aava Mobile and Verifone partnered together to launch a pocketable, rugged POS device designed to facilitate mPOS transactions, Michelle Tinsley, general manager, personal solutions division... [Read More]
September 1, 2015
Mobile wallets will hit the tipping point one to two years in the future, Jack Connors, head of commerce partnerships at Google, told the audience today at the Mobile Payments Conference in Chicago... [Read More]
September 1, 2015
When Apple Pay debuted nearly a year ago, Bob Carr, Heartland Payment Systems chariman and CEO declared the launch to be the death knell for CurrentC, the retailers’ attempt to develop their own... [Read More]
September 1, 2015
With a couple of weeks, the Federal Payments Faster Payments Task Force will release its a draft Faster Payments Effectiveness Criteria document for payments stakeholder input, Connie Theien, vice... [Read More]
September 1, 2015
Nearly 40 percent of transactions will bed EMV compliant by the Oct. 1 date, when payment fraud liability shifts from the card issuers to the merchants, Chester Ritchie, senior vice president at... [Read More]
September 1, 2015
Most of the excitement today about mobile transactions is about mobile proximity payments, Nick Holland, who heads the mobile payments practice at Javelin Strategy & Research, told the audience... [Read More]
August 28, 2015
Consumers deserve a mobile payments bill of rights, Greg Wilfahrt, chief mobility and marketing officer for AP Technology, tells Mobile Marketing & Technology. Greg Wilfahrt will be moderating a... [Read More]
August 27, 2015
Executive Forum to Address Crypto-Currency, Real-Time Payments, EMV Adoption, Retail Strategies, Loyalty Campaigns, mPOS, Omnichannel Customer Engagement, and Digital Marketing CHICAGO, IL–(... [Read More]
August 27, 2015
Mobilizing Retail Is the Buzz During This Three-Day Mobile Payments Conference CHICAGO, IL–(Marketwired – August 25, 2015) –Country Music Star Rick Monroe, former Sears retail and commerce guru Mario... [Read More]
August 27, 2015
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - August 25, 2015) - Country Music Star Rick Monroe, former Sears retail and commerce guru Mario Di Prizio, and Javelin analyst Nick Holland will join fellow mobile payment... [Read More]
August 24, 2015
Host Card Emulation (HCE) will make Android phones as secure as their iOS counterparts and is much more scalable than the iOS security technology, Rennie Allen, security solutions architect for Arxan... [Read More]
August 20, 2015
JAVELIN Assess Apple Pay and Other Mobile Payment Providers as Incentive to Drive EMV Adoption San Francisco, CA, August 20, 2015:  As the EMV chip card replaces the magnetic stripe many consumers... [Read More]
August 19, 2015
The Latest Real-Time Payments Updates and Three-to-Five Year Vision of the Faster Payments Task Force Unveiled CHICAGO, IL–(Marketwired – Aug 19, 2015) – Mobile Marketing & Technology today... [Read More]
August 18, 2015
Latest growth numbers were shared during the reveal of the tech company’s new creative space, designed to accommodate its expanding team of software and digital service developer Boca Raton, FL (... [Read More]
August 18, 2015
Gimbal’s Enterprise-Grade Beacon and Geofencing Technology to Enable Vector Media to Augment Existing OOH Audience Data and Create Hyper-Relevant Engagement New York, NY and San Diego, CA – August 18... [Read More]
August 18, 2015
Allen, TX (August 18, 2015) – Payment solutions provider Forte Payment Systems ( has been named to the Inc. 5000 list for 2015, making this the eighth consecutive year that Forte has... [Read More]
August 13, 2015
Bitcoin is catching on as a payment mechanism because it reduces counterparty and other risks, Chris DeRose, a community director for the “Counterparty Foundation,” tells Mobile Marketing &... [Read More]
August 11, 2015
Enables merchants to securely accept all payment types in any environment San Jose, Calif. – Aug. 11, 2015 – Verifone (NYSE: PAY) today announced that one of Chile’s largest payment processing... [Read More]
August 11, 2015
Industry expert to sit on the panel, “Lockdown: Payment Security in a High Risk World” at the upcomingMobile Payment Conference on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at 4:15 pm IDology, Inc., a leader in... [Read More]
August 4, 2015
  Real-time payments have so many advantages that U.S. firms, with government approval, are looking to push them from their current embryonic stages to something much more mainstream. Real-time... [Read More]
August 4, 2015
NEW YORK, August 3, 2015 — Wait List Ordering LLC and First Data Corporation, the global leader in payment technology and services solutions, today announced the launch of Wait List OrderingSM in the... [Read More]
August 3, 2015
By: Dennis Mos, General Manager of Global OEM Business Development, Verifone   While mobile point of sale (mPOS) is nothing new, widespread adoption of mPOS among merchants has been relatively... [Read More]
July 31, 2015
pcAmerica Merchants are First to Implement Industry-Leading Heartland Secure™ Solutions with Breach Warranty PRINCETON, N.J., July 30, 2015 – Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE: HPY), one of the nation’... [Read More]
July 30, 2015
Partnership allows small- to mid-size businesses to leverage the leading paymentprocessing and iPad point-of-sale (POS) systems for smarter, more efficient operations   PRINCETON, N.J., July 30, 2015... [Read More]
July 28, 2015
Leading In-Mall Mobile Retail Solution Offers Top Three Ways to Drive 365-Degree Mobile Consumer Engagement  LOS ANGELES, July 28, 2015 – Brands must adopt disruptive mobile engagement strategies to... [Read More]
July 28, 2015
Fully-Transactional, All-in-One App Puts the Customer in Control, Enabling Global Payments On the Go Sets Sights on Shaping the Way Consumers Transfer Money in a “Borderless World” SAN FRANCISCO–(... [Read More]
July 22, 2015
Crypto-Currency, Payments Security, EMV Adoption, Retail Strategies, Loyalty Campaigns, Real-Time Payments,  mPOS, Omnichannel Customer Engagement, and Digital Marketing to Be Addressed by Industry’s... [Read More]
July 21, 2015
Location-based information is starting to find its way into the mobile payments space, Benjamin Hurley, Apriva director of mobile product management tells Mobile Marketing & Technology. Hurley... [Read More]
July 20, 2015
As global e-commerce has exploded, it’s become harder and harder to verify customers, Steve Ufford, founder and CEO of Trulioo, tells Mobile Marketing & Technology. Ufford will be among the... [Read More]
July 20, 2015
ATLANTA, JULY 16, 2015 – Homebase, which is taking the pain out of employee scheduling and payroll management for small businesses, is in use by thousands of merchants thanks in part to its inclusion... [Read More]
July 16, 2015
JAVELIN Examines Identity Protection Services B2B Market and Provides Recommendations to Enhance Services San Francisco, CA, July 16, 2015:  Pressure from consumers, media, and governments has... [Read More]
July 9, 2015
Consumers want a more responsive payments system rather than the current one that is some 40 years old, Peter Gordon, senior vice president, Enterprise Product Office responsible for real-time global... [Read More]
July 8, 2015
Capital One Teams with Vantiv to Enhance Payment Processing Solutions for Merchant Services Customers MCLEAN, VA and CINCINNATI, July 8, 2015 – Capital One Bank today announced a long-term agreement... [Read More]
July 8, 2015
For mobile to gain a solid foothold in the payments landscape, it needs to include a reinvention of the retail experience, Nick Holland, head of payments for Javelin Strategy & Research tells... [Read More]
July 7, 2015
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–FIS™ (NYSE: FIS), a global leader in banking and payments technology as well as consulting and outsourcing solutions, is one of 19 organizations selected to serve... [Read More]
July 6, 2015
BETHESDA, MD–(Marketwired – Jul 1, 2015) - Arxan Technologies, the leading provider of application protection solutions, today announced the publication of its 4thannual ‘State Of Application... [Read More]
July 3, 2015
  Cryptocurrencies are part of the payments landscape that an increasing number of merchants will be accepting Travis Dulaney, CEO of Wildcard Payments, tells Mobile Marketing & Technology... [Read More]
June 25, 2015
Integration allows marketers to engage customers anytime, anywhere, anyplace SAN MATEO, Calif.; June 24, 2015 – Marketo, Inc. (NASDAQ: MKTO), today announced a strategic relationship and integration... [Read More]
June 22, 2015
General purpose mobile wallets will be the ones that will win out as mobile payments solutions consolidate, Robert Carr, chairman and CEO of Heartland Payment Systems, Princeton, N.J, tells Mobile... [Read More]
June 18, 2015
  EMV is only one leg of what should be a three-legged stool that merchants should use to secure transactions, Chester Ritchie, senior vice president and head of market development for Worldpay,... [Read More]
June 18, 2015
While merchants who haven’t already upgraded their POS terminals don’t like the idea of investing in the new devices simply to abide by EMV rules, they should instead focus on the advantages of being... [Read More]
June 16, 2015
‘All-in-one’ point-of-sale device is latest innovation in the Clover® product family ATLANTA, JUNE 16, 2015 – Unveiling the latest of its best-in-class business management tools for business owners, ... [Read More]
June 13, 2015
One of the major drawbacks of Apple Pay and of Android-based payment solutions is that they typically don’t work with the other platform. But there is a solution for that, John Killoran, CEO of @Pay... [Read More]
June 5, 2015
A study of 12,015 consumers has found that smartphones are on track to replace cash and cards as the preferred method of payment over the next five years. The research says that mobile payments in... [Read More]
June 4, 2015
Executive Forum to Address Crypto-Currency, Payments Security, EMV Adoption, Retail Strategies, Loyalty Campaigns, mPOS,Omnichannel Customer Engagement, and Digital Marketing Chicago, IL (June 4,... [Read More]
June 4, 2015
The 2015 Mobile Payments Conference being held August 31 through September 2 at the Hyatt Regency at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL announces their public opening of early bird registrations. From... [Read More]
May 28, 2015
Nearly half (48 percent) of Android apps have at least one high risk security or privacy flaw including data leakage, improperly validated SSLs and remote code execution, according to research... [Read More]
May 15, 2015
Retailers continue to be the target of hackers, as evidenced by the compromise of the Sally Beauty Supply payment card system reported this week. “We believe it is in the best interests of our... [Read More]
April 14, 2015
DoubleNet Pay Uses Bill Capture API to Simplify Paying Bills San Diego, CA – April 15, 2015 – Mitek (NASDAQ: MITK,, the leading innovator of mobile imaging for financial... [Read More]
February 28, 2015
Are you losing profit and potential customers by having a lackluster geo-search strategy? - by Curtis Fisher, Jellyfish Online Marketing Geotargeting is an essential tool for PPC managers that not... [Read More]
February 26, 2015
Leadership Forum Will Convene M-Commerce Thought Leaders To Address Consumer, Retail, Security, and other Issues Affecting Mobile Payment Adoption   Phoenix (February 25, 2015) – Mobile Marketing... [Read More]
January 9, 2015
Atlanta, Ga.-based Bluefin Payment Systems, LLC has received PCI Security Standards Council (SSC) for its point-to-point encryption (P2PE) mobile payment solution through the company’s Quickswipe... [Read More]
January 7, 2015
Shelfbucks joins forces with GameStop and Menasha to demonstrate beacon-based platform that brings the power of the Internet to shelves and displays throughout U.S. AUSTIN, Texas – January 7, 2015 – ... [Read More]
October 30, 2014
CALGARY, ALBERTA & PALO ALTO, CALIFORNIA – OCTOBER **, 2014 – Vogogo Inc. (“Vogogo”) (TSX VENTURE:VGO) a payment processor that services the cryptocurrency industry, today announced that they... [Read More]
October 17, 2014
Merchants can conduct more business, lower interchange fees, build recurring transactions and develop customer loyalty by offering microloans, Andy Ling CEO of ZipRemit, Scottsdale, Ariz., tells... [Read More]
October 8, 2014
Geofencing and beaconing can help drive sales as long as the offers are balanced with context and frequency, panelists told the audience today at the Mobile Payments Conference – Mobilizing for... [Read More]
October 8, 2014
Companies that focus on the omni-channel customer will boost their revenues, Marco Ventura, vice president business development for T1Visions, told the audience today at the Mobile Payments... [Read More]
October 8, 2014
The advent of EMV, well-publicized security breaches and the ability to add mobile payments are converging to drive the upgrade of POS equipment at many retailers, Erica Bass, director of product... [Read More]
October 8, 2014
If companies want to gain the most value out of their loyalty programs, they should use their own mobile wallet apps, not rely on those offered by Google, Apple or another third party, a panel told... [Read More]
October 8, 2014
By 2016, half of all in-store retail sales will be influenced by mobile, a large jump from the 19 percent of 2012, Jack Philbin, CEO of Vibes, told the audience during his opening remarks at second... [Read More]
October 7, 2014
  Companies are failing to give compelling reasons for customers to download mobile apps, James Yancey, chief of CloudTags, told an audience today at the Mobile Payments Conference – Mobilizing for... [Read More]
October 7, 2014
While some talk about what inning the mobile payments game is in, mobile security is just getting into the batter’s box, panelist Vince Arneja of Arxan Technologies told the audience today at the... [Read More]
October 7, 2014
Speaking on a mobile marketing panel, Belinda Hall, solution consultant for ACI Worldwide, Inc., offered five tips for companies looking to boost their mobile marketing effectiveness when speaking on... [Read More]
October 7, 2014
Strong security and acceptance are key issues that mobile wallets will need to address in order to drive adoption, panelists said today at the audience at the Mobile Payments Conference – Mobilizing... [Read More]
October 7, 2014
Mobility is more than just the mobile phone, it’s the whole mobile ecosystem is a Kathleen McGing, mobile product consultant for Solstice Mobile, told the audience at the Mobile Payments Conference... [Read More]
October 7, 2014
Mobile payments needs to be more than just replicating what happens already in a typical shopping environment, Nick Holland, senior analyst in the payments practice for Javelin Strategy &... [Read More]
September 30, 2014
Even in this digital world, most merchants still provide consumers with paper receipts, though Walgreen’s, Kmart and a few other do offer the options of e-mailed receipts, Morgan Giddings, CEO of... [Read More]
September 29, 2014
Omlis is pleased to announce that Chief Technology Officer Matt Banham has been selected as a panelist for the 2014 Mobile Payments Conference. Mr. Banham will speak on innovation in mobile payment... [Read More]
September 25, 2014
MSC launches UX devices for unattended, self-service payment applications in North America San Jose, Calif. – Sept. 25, 2014 – VeriFone Systems, Inc. (NYSE: PAY), announced today that its UX... [Read More]
September 24, 2014
ATLANTA, Sept. 17, 2014 - ControlScan, a leading provider of security and compliance solutions for small and mid-sized businesses, has released a new report detailing the company’s latest research... [Read More]
September 22, 2014
Best Buy, Crate & Barrel, Discover, FIS Global, Sears, Celent, Hipcricket, Pandora, Chico’s, Softcard, Spindle, VeriFone, and Paydiant Executives Presenting at Mobile Payments Conference Fall... [Read More]
September 21, 2014
The cost of installing EMV-compliant POS equipment could have many merchants delaying implementation beyond the Oct. 1, 2015 compliance Greg Tennant, senior vice president of marketing and strategy... [Read More]
September 21, 2014
Emails offer the simplest method of paying for purchases, but the actual use is just starting to gain traction, John Killoran, CEO of @Pay, tells Mobile Marketing & Technology. Killoran’s company... [Read More]
September 19, 2014
Brought to market in partnership with ToGoTechnologies PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 19, 2014: Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE: HPY), the nation’s fifth largest payments processor and a leading provider of... [Read More]
September 16, 2014
Financial Services, Mobile Commerce Industry Pioneer to Address Need for Real-time Network for Non Card-Based Mobile Payments Chicago (September 16, 2014) – Mobile Marketing & Technology today... [Read More]
September 14, 2014
Apple, MCX and Softcard (formerly Isis) all made large announcements regarding their mobile wallets in the past couple of weeks, but a new payments network is necessary for mobile payments to really... [Read More]
September 10, 2014
Companies that focus on the customer experience will be the winners in mobile payments and mobile marketing, Kumail Tyebjee, vice president and global business head of Mphasis, New York, tells Mobile... [Read More]
September 4, 2014
Mobile marketers need to see mobile as part of the marketing process, not a solution in and of itself, Greg Hoy, vice president of mobile solutions, Hipcricket, Bellevue, Wash., tells Mobile... [Read More]
September 3, 2014
  As someone who’s been covering the IT financial services industry for nearly two decades, I’ve been very interested in the recent upsurge in mobile payment adoption, which Gartner pegged at a... [Read More]
September 2, 2014
Chico’s new customer book app enables new and veteran associates to have customer information at their fingertips anywhere in the store so that they can more quickly provide personalized service to... [Read More]
August 31, 2014
Combining mobile payments, loyalty and ordering will separate the successful mobile wallets from the others, Mark Burdeski, vice president of national accounts for Paydiant, Newton, Mass., tells... [Read More]
August 29, 2014
Emotions Analytics Leader Extends its Capabilities to Android Marketplace to Tell You How You Really Feel TEL AVIV, ISRAEL, August 29, 2014 – Beyond Verbal, the world leader in Emotions Analytics,... [Read More]
August 27, 2014
Merchants will need to offer simple mobile apps for consumers because mobile shopping will be ubiquitous this holiday Amy Parsons, vice president of the strategic merchant relations team at Discover... [Read More]
August 23, 2014
Failure to use point-to-point encryption was one the major flaws leading to the thefts of millions of payment card at Target last November and more recently at Supervalu and UPS stores, Robert Carr,... [Read More]
August 21, 2014
Mobile wallet applications have largely been developed using top-down approaches, but need development from the bottom up to truly succeed, Shaunt Sarkissian, founder, president and CEO of Cortex MCP... [Read More]
August 14, 2014
Shelfbucks Beacon Platform to bring the power of the Internet to GameStop shelves, enhancing the in-store shopping experience for gaming and technology customers AUSTIN, Texas – July 30, 2014 –... [Read More]
August 7, 2014
The Fall 2014 Mobile Payments Conference being held October 6-8 in Skokie, IL has released their first draft public agenda. The conference is highlighting how retailers are going mobile, and keynotes... [Read More]
August 6, 2014
TouchCommerce, an online engagement solutions provider launched a new solution today geared at omni-channel retailing, called TouchStore. TouchStore makes it possible for retailers and enterprises... [Read More]
July 28, 2014
October 6, 1:00 – 5:00pm With a year to go until the liability shift for EMV, retailers are put in a position of having to make many decisions. The big push is for testing and certification, but... [Read More]
July 24, 2014
October 6, 1:00 – 5:00pm Register Now   With a year to go until the liability shift for EMV, retailers are put in a position of having to make many decisions. The big push is for testing and... [Read More]
July 22, 2014
Many merchants don’t have the time or resources to conduct and manage many of the functions needed to run a business in today’s economy, Bill Clark, CEO of Spindle, Inc., told Mobile Marketing &... [Read More]
July 17, 2014
Warbler Digital Inc.’s Moball mobile marketing platform enables small merchants to have much of the mobile marketing capability of much larger merchants at a much lower cost, Mark Dunlap, Warbler... [Read More]
July 11, 2014
Square Invoices offers sellers an easy and affordable way to get paid faster TORONTO — Today Square adds Square Invoices to its increasingly robust Canadian Square Register service. Sellers can now... [Read More]
July 9, 2014
Bluefin’s newest product innovation provides 28 million North American businesses the highest level of convenience, security, and the ability to accept credit card payments through their laptop or... [Read More]
June 26, 2014
Partnership brings the security, feature set and convenience of QuickSwipe mPOS to clients June 25, 2014 – Atlanta, GA – Bluefin Payment Systems, the leading provider of security and... [Read More]
June 25, 2014
A new, intelligent and attractive iPhone battery case from LoopPay enables secure mobile transactions at a vast majority of today’s retailers, allowing consumers to confidently leave their bulky... [Read More]
June 20, 2014
Leadership Forum Will Convene Retail, Banking and M-Commerce Thought Leaders to Address Issues Affecting Mobile Payment Adoption Mobile Marketing & Technology today announced that it has extended... [Read More]
June 17, 2014
Sound-based mobile app from VeriFone enables passengers to pay for taxi cab fare with a tap of their smartphones To tweet this news, copy and paste to yourTwitter handle... [Read More]
February 24, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Industry Thought Leaders Deliver No-Holds Barred Presentations, Actionable Information Phoenix (February 24, 2014)  – Mobile Marketing & Technology today reported that... [Read More]
February 21, 2014
Too many mobile apps are being released without adequate security, Mark Kokes, vice president, corporate development and intellectual property licensing for Intertrust Technologies Corp., tells... [Read More]
February 3, 2014
January 24, 2014 - Seattle, Wash. - - Mobile Payment Conference has invited Karl J. Weaver to sit on a wireless panel titled:  “NFC – A Reality Check” on Wednesday afternoon from5:00PM-5:45PM in... [Read More]
January 31, 2014
It might have been the last session Tuesday for the 2014 Winter Mobile Payments Conference, but it produced some eyebrow-raising comments from at least one panelist. Karl Weaver, formerly of Gemalto... [Read More]
January 30, 2014
RetailMeNot’s recent Issues Shoppers Trend Report– Retail Forecast for 2014 offers some important predictions for mobile commerce. Mobile commerce will be the major theme underlying all of the... [Read More]
January 30, 2014
Q: In light of the recent credit card security breaches at Target and other retailers, what are the key areas VARs and systems integrators need to address to protect their retail customers from... [Read More]
January 30, 2014
In your opinion, has the severity and continuing stream of new, damaging information about the Target breach affected consumer confidence in mobile payments? It’s more about whether it will affect... [Read More]
January 28, 2014
Expect to see a convergence of mobile wallet technologies in 2014, Dean Seifert, senior vice president product strategy of Cincinnati, Ohio-based Vantiv tells Mobile Marketing & Technology.  ... [Read More]
January 23, 2014
Geolocation is bringing plenty of flexibility to restaurants to offer short-term deals to help drive traffic through the mobile channel, where patrons have a strong propensity to buy, Terry Johnston... [Read More]
January 23, 2014
In advance of next week’s Mobile Payments Conference in Miami, we had the chance to catch up with Leaf’s CEO.   Q: You’re going to be participating in a Mobile Payments Conference panel focused on... [Read More]
January 22, 2014
Results from the holiday shopping season are continuing to come in and are continuing to point to the increasing importance of mobile commerce. Mobile commerce will be the major theme at this year’s... [Read More]
January 9, 2014
Although retailer Target may be the first name most consumers now associate with payment card security breaches well into 2014, the reality is that this was 1 of 600 breaches that occurred in 2013.... [Read More]
January 9, 2014
The proliferation of easy-to-use point of sale devices has had the biggest impact on small businesses of all of the mobile payments developments in the past year, Brian Hamilton, senior vice... [Read More]
January 9, 2014
Mobile payments solutions providers need to make sure that they make their apps secure says Siva Narendra, CEO of Tyfone, Portland, Ore., tells Mobile Marketing & Technology. Narendra will... [Read More]
January 8, 2014
Mobile payments solutions providers need to make sure that they make their apps preferable to payments cards, cash and checks, or the older forms of payment will continue to be the preferred ones,... [Read More]
January 7, 2014
A new payments network is needed to facilitate mobile commerce, according to Peter Gordon, general manager of PayNet. PayNet is a real-time payments network developed by FIS, Jacksonville, Fla. As of... [Read More]
December 20, 2013
Mobile payments continue to evolve and gain deeper penetration into the market as people start to forego payment cards, though the transition will be slow, William Clark, CEO of Spindle, Inc.,... [Read More]
December 20, 2013
Mobile Marketing & Technology today released the lineup of keynote speakers for the upcoming Mobile Payments Conference to be held January 29-30, 2014, at the Miami BeachConvention Center in... [Read More]
December 19, 2013
Industry Leaders from Around the World to Convene in Miami For Leading Mobile Commerce Event PHOENIX, AZ (December 18, 2013) – Mobile Marketing & Technology today released the lineup of keynote... [Read More]
December 17, 2013
A current payments and fraud survey planned for release in February 2014 shows that only half of merchants who want the ability can actually detect whether or not a purchase is coming from a mobile... [Read More]
October 14, 2013
Mobile Commerce Event to be Co-located with ITEXPOPHOENIX, AZ – Mobile Marketing & Technology today announced that the Mobile Payments Conference will be held January 29-30, 2014 at the Miami... [Read More]
October 14, 2013
Collocated with ITEXPO, new show highlights mobile commerce solutionsNorwalk, CT – October 9, 2013 – TMC and Mobile Marketing & Technology today announced that the Mobile Payments Conference will... [Read More]
April 12, 2013
Thanks to a relationship that started at the fall 2012 Mobile Marketing & Technology Payments Conference, Alliance Data Retail Services, one of the nation’s leading providers of branded credit... [Read More]
April 11, 2013
While EMV might drive merchants to upgrade to mobile-capable POS systems, consumers want to see that functionality now, Kevin Conabree, head of strategic development for Hybrid Paytech, Montreal,... [Read More]
April 11, 2013
Use branding to help build consumer confidence and trust in mobile solutions, Joe Cincotta, founder of Australia-based Pixolut, advised the audience at the Mobile Marketing & Technology Mobile... [Read More]
April 11, 2013
Within two years mobile payments will move from being a fraction of one percent of all payments to a significant portion of the payments infrastructure, Vinny Breault, vice president of channel... [Read More]
April 11, 2013
Mobile wallets are on the one yard line and there are 99 yards to go, Bill Clark, president of Spindle said at the Mobile Marketing & Technology Mobile Payments Conference in New York today.... [Read More]
April 11, 2013
The smartphone wallet provides stronger security than many of today’s other payment options, David Schropfer, founding partner of The Luciano Group, said during a keynote address at the Mobile... [Read More]
April 11, 2013
David Schropfer,  founding partner of the Luciano Group, likened Trusted Service Manager (TSM) technology of today to the Model T Ford of the last century at the Mobile Marketing & Technology... [Read More]
April 11, 2013
Companies developing mobile payments solutions should concentrate on solutions that help tie products and services to consumers, Tim Attinger, head of strategy, corporate development and digital... [Read More]
April 11, 2013
Merchants should get started very soon in the path toward EMV, Adam Grguric, senior software developer at Tender Retail Systems, Toronto, told the audience at the Mobile Marketing & Technology... [Read More]
April 10, 2013
SecureNet Payments Systems, an Austin, Texas -based payments processor, today announced its mobile API libraries for iOS developers, which will enable merchants and developers to securely accept... [Read More]
April 10, 2013
Small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) want the tools to compete against the giants of the business, Michael English, executive director of product development for Heartland Payment Systems, said... [Read More]
April 10, 2013
Companies need to decide if they want to be eagles or dinosaurs in the fast-moving evolution of mobile commerce, Solon Kandel, CEO of Payair U.S. told the audience at the Mobile Marketing &... [Read More]
April 10, 2013
Hyper-personalization and geo-marketing can work together to drive additional business to merchants, Andrea Busse, CEO of IntelaText LLC, told the audience at the Mobile Marketing & Technology... [Read More]
April 10, 2013
Innovations continue in the payments industry, even though the industry itself has existed for several years, Jason Oxman, CEO of the Electronic Transaction Association (ETA), said today at the... [Read More]
April 10, 2013
Merchants hold the power in mobile payments, Matt Ciccari, director of product marketing for Merchant Warehouse, said today at the Mobile Marketing & Technology Mobile Payments Conference in New... [Read More]
April 10, 2013
Thanks to the advent of mobile wallets, people can now transfer money to other individuals without incurring the expense of the Western Union wire charges, Tom Meredith, CEO of P2P Cash, said today... [Read More]
April 6, 2013
While fraud is a concern of everyone in the payments industry, there is a related area – “grey” charges that is growing quickly as well, Yaron Samid, founder and CEO of BillGuard, New York, tells... [Read More]
April 1, 2013
Special to Mobile Marketing & Technology TROY, Mich. – April 1, 2013 – PayAnywhere (, a leader in mobile point of sale solutions, today announced its CIO, Tracy Metzger, will... [Read More]
March 31, 2013
Expect to see a convergence of mobile wallets and loyalty offerings in the next year, Jim Garrett, CEO of Atlanta, Ga.-based Snapfinger tells Mobile Marketing & Technology. Garrett will be a... [Read More]
March 25, 2013
Mobile wallet providers that want their offerings to stand above those of other providers should look to work with companies that provide automated billing solutions, Sanjay Kumar, vice president,... [Read More]