Will Hernandez Will Hernandez has 14 years of experience ranging from newspapers to wire services and trade publications. Before becoming Editor of MobilePaymentsToday.com, he spent two years as the content manager for PaymentsJournal.com, a leading payments industry news aggregator and information hub published by Mercator Advisory Group. Will spent four years covering the payments industry as an associate editor for multiple publications in SourceMedia's Payments Group based in Chicago.
Mobile Payments Today takes a look back at the top features on the site throughout the past year.
Consumers want optimal value for the money they spent on a product. But when that doesn't go their way, expect backlash in a huge way.
The company officially became the latest big-box retailer to add an in-store, mobile-payment feature to its app in a move that also combines the company's digital coupon program into a single scan at checkout.
It's time for a look back at November's most-read articles and blog posts on Mobile Payments Today.
Despite the less-than-stellar numbers for in-store, proximity-based mobile payments, Cyber Monday set a record for mobile-based remote payments.
A new feature within the bank's mobile app is more about customer control than payments.
It's time for a look back at October's most-read articles and blog posts on Mobile Payments Today.
The two companies announced a collaborative partnership at Money20/20 to help merchants get a handle on how they can present the best customer experience going forward as consumers' behaviors and expectations continue to evolve thanks to emerging technology.
In the weeks after Mobile Payments Today asked companies to supply information for last year’s Mobile Wallet Comparison Guide, a number of events happened in the industry that created a lot of buzz. This year? Not so much.
Contextual commerce is an emerging trend in the payments and retail industries that executives are still trying to figure out due to some confusion over the concept.
The payments industry needs a better barometer for how it measures success with mobile payments in the U.S. as the calendar approaches a new year.
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.
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."
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.
It's time for a look back at September's most-read articles and blog posts on Mobile Payments Today.
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.
Mobile Payments Today takes a look back at the top stories from the past three months.
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.
That question was the focus of a breakout session Tuesday at the fourth annual CONNECT Mobile CX Summit in Philadelphia. The answer is complicated, which is usually the case with emerging technology options.