(Smart) Watch this Space

(Smart) Watch this Space

The idea of having a computer one could wear is not new. Nevertheless, as common place devices like phones take on more sophisticated tasks, some developers have moved on to other spaces to roll their smart technology, namely the user’s wrist, in the case of smartwatches and fitness bands.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: Rambus


What is Card-on-File EMV Tokenization?

What is Card-on-File EMV Tokenization?

The way we pay is changing. Consumers are now using their PC, smartphones, wearable devices and even cars to buy goods and services.

Type: eBook

Sponsor: Rambus


mPOS 101

mPOS 101

What merchants need to know about mobile point-of-sale technology.

Type: Guide

Sponsor: Mobile Payments Today


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Mobile Payments Today: August's top reads

Mobile Payments Today: August's top reads

It's time for a look back at last month's most-read content on the site.

Biometrics security isn't one-size-fits-all

Biometrics security isn't one-size-fits-all

Andrew Jamieson, the director of security & technology for the identity management & security unit at UL, writes that many technologies that would be enabled by biometrics are still vulnerable to spoofs and hacking.

6 tidbits from CONNECT: The Mobile CX Summit 2018

6 tidbits from CONNECT: The Mobile CX Summit 2018

One of the overriding themes from this year's event held in Chicago was an emphasis on design, whether it's a mobile app, a loyalty program, or delivery options.

What is AR's role in retail mobile apps going forward?

What is AR's role in retail mobile apps going forward?

Blair Newman, chief technology officer at Bell One, explains that while augmented reality apps offer endless possibilities to engage customers not all apps are created equal. He offers up five key aspects to consider before deployment.

Mobile Payments Today: July's top reads

Mobile Payments Today: July's top reads

It's time for a look back at last month's most-read content on the site.

Tokenization's role in IoT security

Tokenization's role in IoT security

While more connected devices is convenient for consumers as far as payments, it also opens a window for cybercrime and security breaches.

Taco Bell helps lead QSRs in payments, technology innovation

Taco Bell helps lead QSRs in payments, technology innovation

Rafik Hanna, senior director of Taco Bell's All Access, shared insight on how the QSR is transforming to drive a best-in-class customer experience and why technology is always at the forefront in a keynote address at the recent ICX Summit.

How a wearable changed the customer experience for Carnival Cruise

How a wearable changed the customer experience for Carnival Cruise

John Padgett, Carnival Cruise chief experience and innovation officer, outlined the company’s digital and guest-centric strategy in a keynote at the recent ICX Summit conference.

World of Money to bring readers the latest news about financial tech

World of Money to bring readers the latest news about financial tech

Newsletter will selectively curate content daily from among the top stories and information sources to bring readers the news they need to succeed in a fast-moving and highly competitive global economy.

Mobile Payments Today: June's top reads

Mobile Payments Today: June's top reads

It's time for a look back at last month's most-read content on the site.

Mobile Payments Today: May's best reads

Mobile Payments Today: May's best reads

It's time for a look back at last month's most-read content on the site.

3 suggestions for the industry to

3 suggestions for the industry to "save" the Pays

Apple Pay, Google Pay and Samsung Pay aren't going anywhere, but U.S. consumers are not enthusiastic about using them at the physical point-of-sale. But the industry could do some things to help bump adoption and incentivize merchants to accept NFC-enabled mobile payments.

How payments innovation actually hinders the customer experience

How payments innovation actually hinders the customer experience

New technology and innovation is changing the way consumers want to pay, but the increasingly rapid pace of change also creates challenges and vulnerabilities for self-service equipment providers.

PayPal eyes servicing SMBs with $2.2B iZettle acquisition

PayPal eyes servicing SMBs with $2.2B iZettle acquisition

PayPal made the largest acquisition in its history Thursday when it announced an agreement to purchase iZettle, commonly referred to as the European Square.

Talking With: Alipay's Souheil Badran about merchant partnerships, consumers' needs

Talking With: Alipay's Souheil Badran about merchant partnerships, consumers' needs

Souheil Badran has been the face of Alipay in North America as the company continues to expand merchant acceptance in Canada and the U.S. to keep pace with the growing number of tourists visiting popular tourist cities every year.

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