2014 in review, part II: Security, bitcoin, carrier billing, and mPOS

2014 in review, part II: Security, bitcoin, carrier billing, and mPOS

Data breaches were a hot-button topic in 2014, maybe even more so than Apple Pay.

CardMobili brings digital wallet capabilities to MNOs

CardMobili brings digital wallet capabilities to MNOs

The company is partnering with direct carrier biller Bango to enable consumers to buy physical items and charge them to their monthly mobile bill.

Direct carrier billing for app stores represents opportunity for MNOs

Direct carrier billing for app stores represents opportunity for MNOs

Bango lays out the benefits of direct carrier billing in a recent webinar it sponsored on Mobile Payments Today.

What does Apple's new mobile wallet mean for restaurants?

What does Apple's new mobile wallet mean for restaurants?

Seth Priebatsch, LevelUp's Chief Ninja, wrote about his outlook for Apple Pay.

The direct carrier billing opportunity

The direct carrier billing opportunity

Join Bango, du and Mobile Payments Today in a live, global webinar Thursday that explores how MNOs can take advantage of this payment method.

5 for 5: Apple rules the roost

5 for 5: Apple rules the roost

It's time for a look back at the most-read articles on Mobile Payments Today in September, and what we can learn from them.

Boku acquires mopay

Boku acquires mopay

Direct carrier billing receives a major shot in the arm as the merger gives the San Francisco-based company significant reach across digital content brands.

Boku brings direct carrier billing into the physical world thanks to license

Boku brings direct carrier billing into the physical world thanks to license

San Francisco-based company partners with the three major MNOs in the U.K. to extend service beyond digital content.

MNOs face some uncertainty with mobile wallets

MNOs face some uncertainty with mobile wallets

U.K. joint-venture Weve changes direction on its plans as Apple Pay (and HCE) alter the payments value chain.

The overlooked mobile payment: direct carrier billing

The overlooked mobile payment: direct carrier billing

Technology is giving this corner of the payments market renewed energy.

Beware of BOB!

Beware of BOB!

As this very publication has made clear, Direct Operator Billing, or DOB, is "the world's most popular mobile payment method." DOB (or Direct Carrier Billing — DCB — as it is sometimes called) is the state of the art, allowing...

Who the FTC sued for fraudulent carrier billing and mobile cramming

Who the FTC sued for fraudulent carrier billing and mobile cramming

Malini Mithal of the FTC recounts recent lawsuits the agency won against fraudulent payment companies. (From the ATM & Mobile Executive Summit)

Debunking direct operator billing, Part 2

Debunking direct operator billing, Part 2

DOB lets you buy items from your phone bill, but sometimes it's a premium text message in disguise. What's the difference?

Debunking direct operator billing, Part 1

Debunking direct operator billing, Part 1

DOB lets you buy items from your phone bill, but sometimes it's a premium text message in disguise. What's the difference?

Direct Carrier Billing: The world’s most popular mobile payment [Infographic]

Direct carrier billing lets wireless subscribers place the cost of a purchase for a digital good on their monthly phone bill. It's facilitated by providers who tap into the billing systems of carriers around the world, connecting billions of consumers to a quick, easy way to make a mobile payment.

Child excesses test in-app mobile payments

Child excesses test in-app mobile payments

Parental finger-wagging falls short, but lawsuits do not mean game over ... yet

Webinar to explore payment options for MNOs in the app economy

Webinar to explore payment options for MNOs in the app economy

Bango and Telefónica Digital to discuss how MNOs can leverage their billing relationships.

Boku makes its television debut

Boku makes its television debut

Direct carrier biller Boku partners with Playjam to offer mobile payments to television gamers.

Bango confirms direct carrier billing deal with Mozilla

Bango confirms direct carrier billing deal with Mozilla

Company will provide billing and settlement services for Firefox Marketplace when it launches this year.

Boku brings new carrier billing option to 300M gamers

Boku brings new carrier billing option to 300M gamers

Carrier biller partners with online gaming platform Bigpoint.

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