On the same day that U.K.-based Bango made its acquisition for $3.5 million, Las Vegas-based Axiologix Inc. announced that it had entered into a joint venture with SLA Mobile, a direct carrier biller with headquarters in Malaysia and the U.K. The next day, Austria's Dimoco purchased Italy-based Onebip for an undisclosed amount.
Richard Buckle, founder and CEO of Pyalla Technologies LLC, wrote a blog post about how he believes security concerns and an abundance of options for consumers continue to stifle widespread adoption of mobile payments.
Gerri Kordes, chief business officer at Fortumo, believes the growing mobile population in the region is a good opportunity for operators there to take advantage of the growth.
It's time for a look back at the most-read articles on Mobile Payments Today in March, and what we can learn from them.
Mobile World Congress may be over, but the dust is still settling from the biggest mobile event of the year.
It's time for a look back at the most-read articles on Mobile Payments Today in February, and what we can learn from them.
The two-day event caters to bankers who want to transform their FI's culture, technology and environment in order to reach and retain a new generation of retail customers.
It's time for a look back at the most-read articles on Mobile Payments Today in January, and what we can learn from them.
This digitalized revolution is undoubtedly booming and the speed of current breakthroughs has no historical precedent, writes Xendpay Founder and CEO Rajesh Agrawal.
Cloud-based mobile payments were once thought to be an insecure payment method, but the card networks helped change that perception last year with their support for it.
Some companies are making the payment method available for physical goods, but don't expect a widespread trend anytime soon.
As payment services organizations continue to drive some of the biggest changes in global payments, how can companies determine which strategies will work best in the future?
EMV and bank innovation also should be hot topics next week in Las Vegas, writes Mobile Payments Today Editor Will Hernandez.
A number of different factors could help Android Pay pull ahead in 2016, according to Tim Spenny, the vice president of financial services consulting at GfK Custom Research, North America.
That's what one industry executive declared during the first day of the annual ATM & Mobile Innovation Summit in Washington, D.C.
A new industry survey seeks to understand the priorities, challenges and benefits that payments organizations will encounter as they undertake a "new and renew" transformation in payments.
One long-time industry supporter is exploring the formation of a group that would help promote the benefits of direct carrier billing and mobile money services worldwide.
Suretap now boasts support from Bell, Telus and its subsidiary Koodo, and Virgin Mobile Canada. CIBC also will allow its customers to load their credit cards into the mobile wallet, and consumers have the ability to store gift cards from more than 30 retailers.
It's time for a look back at the most-read articles on Mobile Payments Today in May, and what we can learn from them.
Google is back in the game with another mobile payments product, but how does it stack up against Apple Pay and Samsung Pay? Michelle Evans, senior consumer finance analyst at Euromonitor International, examines where Android Pay stands at this point.