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.
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?
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.
A study from JPMorgan Chase and Forrester Consulting concludes that both consumers and merchants are taking a break from adopting digital wallets as they wait for the "next wave of progress."
The Trump administration has expressed interest in using blockchain technology. Could this signal upcoming developments in blockchain regulation and government use?
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.
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.
The rise of 'Scan and Go' technology, coupled with other industry developments, is helping retailers to overhaul the buying experience that they offer their customers. So, what do retailers need to know about Scan and Go, and what are its benefits?
It's time for a look back at September's most-read articles and blog posts on Mobile Payments Today.
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.
At the Bank Customer Experience Summit this week in Chicago, retail authority Doug Stephens highlighted shifts in demographics, technology and media that are completely transforming the consumer landscape — and the very essence of retail banking.
Designers and developers need to consider how Zelle fits within, and complements, the bank in question’s digital experience.
Networld Media Group honored seven innovators in banking and mobile technologies at a dinner and awards gala Sept. 19 in conjunction with the Bank Customer Experience Summit.
Matt McGinty, chief revenue officer, Fiksu DSP, provides insight on why targeting shoppers via mobile, based on their shopping habits, can improve the consumers' relationship with the brand.
Mobile Payments Today takes a look back at the top stories from the past three months.
By deploying its "Fresh Forward" concept, Subway has recognized the need to make ordering more convenient in addition to continuing its emphasis on freshness.
Because remittance payments are often driven by an emotional or personal motivation, they cannot be treated in the same way as a normal transaction.
It's time for a look back at August's most-read articles and blog posts on Mobile Payments Today.
There's no denying the discussions happening today about chatbots. They include chatter about artificial intelligence, conversational commerce and voice assistants such as Amazon's Alexa and Apple's Siri.
Church's Chicken offers up a unique feature in its mobile app: a curated music playlist.