API Management and Service Creation for Mobile Operators

API Management and Service Creation for Mobile Operators

Are your Voice and SMS margins experiencing significant pressures? Do new revenue streams sound interesting? If so, then experts agree that it is time to shift from being a mobile service provider to a mobile service innovator and invest in the API Economy.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: SLA Digital


How Will We Pay in 2020

How Will We Pay in 2020

Throughout the history of payments, people have been searching for simplicity, security and convenience. Coins, banknotes, cheques, and payment cards have all been introduced to the market with the aim of making payments easier.

Type: General

Sponsor: Rambus


Preparing for PSD2: Exploring the Business and Technology Implications of the New Payment Services Directive

Preparing for PSD2: Exploring the Business and Technology Implications of the New Payment Services Directive

The European Commission’s revised Directive on Payment Services (PSD2) was designed to enhance consumer protection and convenience, improve the security of payment services and promote innovation and competition.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: Advapay


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Out of Africa: Why NFC will fail and simplicity will be the winner

Out of Africa: Why NFC will fail and simplicity will be the winner

Despite the much publicized consumerization of IT and the growing domination of mobile in the online world, progress with mobile payments always seems pretty slow. Sure, we see high growth numbers but from a low user base.

Mobile plugs social values into the retail equation

Mobile plugs social values into the retail equation

With mass market computing tech and social networks, consumers can increasingly personalize their shopping choices.

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?

Venmo's new tool flips mobile payments around

Venmo's new tool flips mobile payments around

Venmo Payouts helps merchants make payments to mobile devices, not vice versa.

Mobile money and women's issues: Pakistan

Mobile money and women's issues: Pakistan

Nimrah Karim, Associate Consultant, ShoreBank International and field researcher for Bankable Frontier Associates discusses some of her findings in Pakistan.




Turkish football fans test m-ticketing

Turkish football fans test m-ticketing

Carrier biller Onebip and Turkish carrier Turkcell let football fans put ticket charge on their phone bills.

Commentary: Connecting in-store display and mobile shopping

Commentary: Connecting in-store display and mobile shopping

A kiosk expert looks at the technologies that close the loop between signage and smartphones.

CTIA 2012: Infobip looks for a silver lining in the mobile cloud

CTIA 2012: Infobip looks for a silver lining in the mobile cloud

Silvio Kutic, CEO of Infobip, a mobile cloud service provider based in Croatia, spent a few moments with Executive Editor Joe Grove at the recent CTIA Wireless 2012 conference in New Orleans, La. He discussed the company's in-app and direct carrier billing services. 




That's not a mobile phone, it's an ATM security device

That's not a mobile phone, it's an ATM security device

A skimming solution in Singapore sets off SMS buzz in America.

Drew Barrymore, boreholes and mobile money

Drew Barrymore, boreholes and mobile money

Efforts by actress Barrymore highlight role of mobile money in providing water to remote African villages.

Obopay tailors mobile payment solutions for the unbanked

Obopay tailors mobile payment solutions for the unbanked

More than just another market segment, services for the unbanked are central to Obopay's business strategy.

Payment Alliance to offer money-saving mobile coupons through its ATM network

Payment Alliance to offer money-saving mobile coupons through its ATM network

Mobile couponing differentiates Payment Alliance ATMs from competitors, according to the company.

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