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Rhombus launches pay by SMS – but it’s not carrier billing

June 23, 2015 – 5:01 pm Comments Off

Text to buy, but from a bank account.

Mobile payments? Consumers kind of care, and kind of don’t

June 23, 2015 – 4:19 pm Comments Off

Stats show a third have made a payment or seen someone make one.

Orange and Danal join forces to make your phone number your ID

June 19, 2015 – 3:57 pm Comments Off

Taking on things like ‘sign in with Facebook’.

More Brits bank by app than by high street branch or web

June 18, 2015 – 4:52 pm Comments Off

Mobile is the most popular way to bank.

New idea for authentication: sign in with a smiley face

June 18, 2015 – 4:34 pm Comments Off

You never forget an emoji.

Starbucks expands ‘order ahead’ feature its mobile payment app

June 17, 2015 – 4:43 pm Comments Off

Coming to 3,400 branches in 21 US states.

In London on April 30? Check out this event

April 13, 2015 – 10:55 am Comments Off

Klarna, iZettle and Stripe to speak at StrategyEye’s The Future of Payments conf.

Square extends Square Cash from pay a person to pay a business

April 13, 2015 – 10:46 am Comments Off

Launches $Cashtags.

UK charity Oxfam tests mobile NFC donation machines

April 13, 2015 – 10:44 am Comments Off

Tap generously.

Google adds more retail support for Google Wallet

April 13, 2015 – 10:44 am Comments Off

Fresh deals with Dunkin Donuts and Seamless, and merchant platform Shopify.

51 per cent of Europeans will try mobile payment this year

April 13, 2015 – 10:43 am Comments Off

Turkish users keenest of all.

Dwolla lands ‘biggest partnership to date’ with BBVA Compass

April 13, 2015 – 10:40 am Comments Off

Bank customers get to send and receive funds instantly.

Is Microsoft Pay coming? Does anyone care?

April 13, 2015 – 10:39 am Comments Off

Someone’s seen a ‘money transmitter’ licence application.

To very little surprise, Facebook adds payments to its Messenger app

March 18, 2015 – 11:05 am Comments Off

Tap the $ to send money.

Jack Ma teases ‘smile to pay’ system for Alibaba

March 17, 2015 – 11:12 am Comments Off

Pays for an antique stamp with his face.

Swiss firm pushes ‘pay with a selfie’ tech

March 17, 2015 – 11:00 am Comments Off

OneVisage says 3D modelling is the key to secure facial recognition.

The car – your new ‘mobile’ payment device

March 16, 2015 – 1:24 pm Comments Off

Visa is testing ‘pay from the dashboard’.

Gemalto launches charge to bill contactless payments in the UK

March 16, 2015 – 12:59 pm Comments Off

Tap to buy goods up to £30 direct from the phone bill.

Samsung won’t charge Korean card issuers a fee to use Samsung Pay

March 16, 2015 – 12:43 pm Comments Off

Seeking an advantage over Apple.

Apple prepares to unleash ‘pay by watch’

March 16, 2015 – 12:20 pm Comments Off

Revolution or gimmick? God only knows.

Stratos joins the ranks of ‘one card to rule them all’

March 16, 2015 – 12:09 pm Comments Off

File alongside Coin, Plastc etc.

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