How secure are cards on mobile phones?

How secure are cards on mobile phones?

"Attacking a phone — especially if it has a piece of hardware to securely store the card data — is not a very rewarding process for a hacker." (George Wallner at the ATM & Mobile Executive Summit.)

MasterCard: Why can't government regulatory agencies work together?

MasterCard: Why can't government regulatory agencies work together?

U.S. government agencies must synthesize their payment regulations, says MasterCard. A panel of several agency representatives tries to defend the complex U.S. regulatory system. "Payment innovations can die from a thousand cuts," admits Jeff Marquardt, deputy director of the Federal...

Mobile payments can fight fraud where EMV can't

Mobile payments can fight fraud where EMV can't

EMV deployment is a flawed approach and a fatal distraction to both issuers and consumers.

Mobile payments helping ease interchange

Mobile payments helping ease interchange

The growth of alternative payments gives merchants new options, which should lower fees over time.

The top 10 mobile payments stories from 2013

The top 10 mobile payments stories from 2013

NFC was top of mind for readers, but what else struck their fancy? Here's a look at the most-read stories from last year.

Will cards be replaced by mobile?

Will cards be replaced by mobile?

Dave Willis of Navy Federal Credit Union defends his position on the card/mobile/cash consumer debate. "It's not just the Millennials," he adds, referring to the demographic increase in mobile usage. "It's all of us." (From a panel at the ATM & Mobile Executive Summit.)

Death of cards, increasing regulation to drive ATM/mobile trend

Death of cards, increasing regulation to drive ATM/mobile trend

Peter Shortall of MasterCard Advisors makes an unusual prediction on the fate of plastic and how it will play into the convergence of mobile phones and ATMs. (From the ATM & Mobile Executive Summit.)

It's time for banks to wake up to mPOS

It's time for banks to wake up to mPOS

Mobey Forum: As mPOS technology disrupts the Four Party Model, FIs must get in the game now.

When a telco turns to banking

When a telco turns to banking

Rogers Communications, first Canadian MNO to gain banking license, looks to disrupt an entire industry.

EMV migration creating business opportunities

EMV migration creating business opportunities

Changing U.S. landscape has companies on the march.

Will Isis NFC bet force merchants' hands? (Analysis)

Will Isis NFC bet force merchants' hands? (Analysis)

Recent Chase, AMX announcements suggest digital wallet provider expects issuers and cardholders to drive U.S. adoption.

Rêv sees opportunities in mobile-enabled prepaid travel cards

Rêv sees opportunities in mobile-enabled prepaid travel cards

Savvy flyers are using smartphones to manage accounts, company president says.

Mobile wallets reshaping payments industry branding

Mobile wallets reshaping payments industry branding

Legacy card brands may become obscured as mobile wallet providers build their own brands, according to Mercator report.

Web.com newest MasterCard digital wallet partner

Web.com newest MasterCard digital wallet partner

Partnership gives 3 million small businesses access to MasterCard's MasterPass digital wallet.

MasterPass makes quick payments at quick service an m-payment priority

MasterPass makes quick payments at quick service an m-payment priority

Burger King's BK Delivers begins accepting MasterCard's MasterPass digital wallet.

Google Wallet kills plans for a plastic card

Google Wallet kills plans for a plastic card

Following the departure of its chief, Google Wallet drops plans to introduce a branded card.

MasterCard's new wallet fee: taxing the competition?

MasterCard's new wallet fee: taxing the competition?

MasterCard has opened a new front in the wallet war — a fee upon mobile wallet operators. The new "staged digital wallet operator annual network access fee" (SDWOANAF? A horrible acronym if ever there was one) is a kind of...

New Samsung Galaxy S4 phone includes NFC, innovative barcode technology

New Samsung Galaxy S4 phone includes NFC, innovative barcode technology

New Samsung smartphone adds a number of features that may spur mobile payment adoption.

The end of one-size-fits-all?

The end of one-size-fits-all?

With MasterPass, MasterCard takes on a supporting role.

Smells like innovation

Smells like innovation

Big news with Chase entering in to a 10 year expanded partnership with Visa to create a ‘differentiated experience’ for its merchants and consumers. I would warn anyone thinking “offers and deals” when they hear “differentiated experience," because I believe...

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