How QR codes are changing e-commerce

The QR code – which has had a wild ride – is going to both speed up the e-commerce payment experience and make it more secure.


Alipay puts emphasis on partnerships as merchant acceptance grows in North America

Souheil Badran, president of Alipay North America, spoke Sunday at the annual Money20/20 conference in Las Vegas to give attendees the current bird's-eye view of Alipay's operations outside of China.

Will smart speakers lead to smarter payments?

With the explosive growth of the Internet of Things, and particularly of smart speakers like the Amazon Echo and Google Home, voice commands are becoming more powerful and pervasive than ever, changing the way we do everything from checking the weather to scheduling a doctor's appointment. But what about voice shopping?

Will Trump's White House embrace the blockchain?

The Trump administration has expressed interest in using blockchain technology. Could this signal upcoming developments in blockchain regulation and government use?

Watch highlights from this year's Bank Customer Experience Summit

Bank executives gathered in Chicago last month to listen to keynotes and panels about evolving consumers' expectations when it comes to their banking relationships.

Is blockchain for banking hype or opportunity?

The banking industry has always tended to be conservative and extremely cautious with any kind of experimentation. This is certainly true with blockchain. But it's also true that banks realize the technology does have applicability, and cannot be ignored.

Playing with the 'Pays': The bank approach to mobile payments

While there are pros and cons to a bank forging its own way with mobile payments outside the Pays, industry executives on a panel last month at the Bank Customer Experience in Chicago agreed financial institutions should be aware of, and explore, all developments in the industry.

Mobile Payments Today: September's top reads

It's time for a look back at September's most-read articles and blog posts on Mobile Payments Today.

Backlash from 'Bodega Mania' a lesson for fintech, payments industries

Bodega's social media firestorm will help educate the automated retailing industry and the technology community about the need to be direct with the public on important forthcoming changes.

Why B2B is the next trillion-dollar payments opportunity

B2B businesses are typically older, running on what they know and what’s come before them. As a result, the $6.7 trillion B2B e-commerce opportunity remains largely untapped – and payments represent an important part of that untouched territory.

Is Zelle finding a groove with bank customers over Venmo?

It was a small sample size, but participants at a consumer panel at last week's Bank Customer Experience Summit in Chicago revealed their preferences for mobile P2P services.

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Globe case study: increasing carrier billing revenue with Fortumo

This case study looks at how Globe has increased its revenue from its digital content through carrier billing in partnership with Fortumo: both by enabling server-to-server payments to merchants like Spotify, as well as enabling carrier billing through Fortumos turnkey products for Badoo, Viber, Game Insight and others.

Type: Case Study

Sponsor: Fortumo

How to Integrate With Apple Pay

Apple Pay is the mobile payment and digital wallet service from Apple that lets users make payments using an iPhone, Apple Watch, iPad or Mac. It was first launched in the US in October 2014, and has since rolled out in more than 20 countries worldwide.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: Rambus

Three things to think about when bringing chatbots in your bank

Artificial intelligence (AI) is a hot topic, and companies everywhere are exploring how this technology can help to enhance the customer experience. The banking software company Auriga has published a whitepaper to explain what the financial industry needs to keep in mind when implementing AI-powered chat bots.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: Auriga

FSS ATM Monitoring Services

ATMs are critical self-service channels and it is imperative for banks to effectively monitor and manage these assets to ensure business continuity.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: FSS

[WEBINAR] ATM management and total cost of ownership: Insights and action plans

Download this webinar to gain essential insights into issues from financial institutions and ATM deployers polled in Fiserv’s Global ATM Total Cost of Ownership survey.

Type: Webinar


Carrier billing in India - 2017 market report by Fortumo

Adopting alternative payments is one of the key challenges for merchants looking to expand their user base and revenue in India. This market report aims to help merchants in solving that challenge by providing information on carrier billing in the country.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: Fortumo

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