Writing clearly requires more effort than just writing; this becomes more evident the more complicated the subject. The Wall Street Journal provided a good example of that recently with its article "What's in Your Digital Wallet? Lucrative Data" The story...
TxtNation partners with RapidNFC to bring U.K. consumers a hybrid carrier billing and NFC payment solution.
Carrier will bring financial service option to country's 700 million unbanked consumers.
Carrier biller partners with online gaming platform Bigpoint.
With this milestone the carrier biller now connects 1 billion wireless subscribers to mobile payments.
New Samsung smartphone adds a number of features that may spur mobile payment adoption.
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...
Connected mobile devices are changing consumer behavior and altering the way we shop.
When MCX (Merchant Customer Exchange) announced that they were going to launch their own mobile payments platform in 2012, that news reverberated in the American payments market like a shot. Prior mobile payment efforts were impressive thanks to heavyweights like...
2012 was a record year in the growth of app store purchases over mobile operator billing. Google Play sales processed via carrier billing by Amdocs for leading NA operators tripled in revenues last year.
The world has already turned mobile, but the question of how soon and in what way will money go mobile still remains. Optimistic predictions were made for 2012, which was supposed to be the boom year for mobile payments of...
At midnight yesterday, Google sent me an email on how the new GoogleWallet update will now allow me to store my "Citi MasterCard" online. As other Google Wallet aficionados may recall (Bueller..? Bueller..?), Citi was the lone standout in Google Wallet's journey to the cloud and its race to conformity.
Especially in banked markets, where payment card penetration is often above the hundred percent, we have all learned to recognize that mobile payments needs to be more then "mobilizing" payments by changing the form factor from plastic card to a...
Mobile payment startup raises $2 million from group of private investors.
Carrier biller now connected to 90 percent of U.S. wireless subscribers.
Major developments in 2012 highlight how far the mobile payment market has come.
Customer email and screenshots of the new Google Wallet app leaked.
It may not be sexy, but mediation is key to the future of mobile payments.
Carrier partnering with CorFire and Gemalto to offer mobile wallet to its 400 million subscribers.
I am in Vegas and I am fascinated by my room key. This is not the usual "insert into the slot, wait for it turn green or hear it chime" key cards; these are 'tap and hold to a door scanner till the door opens' RFID key card.