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Twitter’s new commerce move: adds offers to Card alerts

November 26, 2014 – 3:02 pm Comments Off

US only for now.

UGO Wallet contactless mobile app launches in Canada

November 26, 2014 – 12:54 pm Comments Off

Partnership between TD Canada Trust and PC Financial.

Which in-store mobile payment option do consumers prefer? PayPal

November 26, 2014 – 12:31 pm Comments Off

Wins out over Apple Pay.

Clinkle’s latest big idea: give out $20 notes from vending machines

November 26, 2014 – 12:17 pm Comments Off

Under siege US startup invites more ridicule.

Dodgy research: One in five UK 18-24 year olds shop in-store with a mobile

November 26, 2014 – 12:04 pm Comments Off

Really? When’s the last time you saw someone doing it?

Pay for stuff using PayPal on your Pebble smart watch

November 24, 2014 – 4:00 pm Comments Off

Wearable payments are very much an idea rather than a thing: no … Read more

Indian regulators expect telcos to offer featurephone banking

November 24, 2014 – 3:35 pm Comments Off

Give go-ahead for bank services via USSD.

Tesco teams up with Powa to test mobile payments

November 24, 2014 – 3:13 pm Comments Off

QR code based trial in London store.

HSBC first to test Paym for business customers

November 24, 2014 – 3:06 pm Comments Off

Launches new service for 6m businesses.

In-store mobile payments? 0.025 per cent of all US spend

November 19, 2014 – 4:30 pm Comments Off

Reality check from Forrester.

Snapchat launches P2P payments app Snapcash

November 18, 2014 – 1:07 am Comments Off

Cue self-destructing money jokes.

Kash launches m-pay app in US; raises $2m

November 17, 2014 – 9:20 pm Comments Off

US-based Kash has formally launched its fee-busting payment app in the US, … Read more

Paytm targets $1 billion in transactions this year

November 17, 2014 – 9:05 pm Comments Off

Indian m-commerce firm is crushing it.

McDonald’s: half of our NFC payments come from Apple Pay

November 17, 2014 – 8:53 pm Comments Off

Appy meals.

Google Wallet retired for web-based digital items

November 14, 2014 – 1:19 pm Comments Off

Still valid for NFC and Google Play though.

With little fanfare, Voda rolls out SmartPass in the UK

November 14, 2014 – 12:40 pm Comments Off

NFC app lands in another European location.

40 per cent of Americans have used a phone to make a payment

November 12, 2014 – 6:04 pm Comments Off


Half of all e-commerce in Europe will be mobile by 2018

November 12, 2014 – 5:43 pm Comments Off

Total generated by mobile and tabs: €142bn

Powa raises a further $80m to fund US push

November 12, 2014 – 5:35 pm Comments Off

Deal values Powa at $2.7bn.

New app lets you tip someone by taking a photo of them

November 6, 2014 – 11:31 am Comments Off uses facial recognition to find a match and transfer funds.

Pay for your Starbucks latte with the new Microsoft Band

November 6, 2014 – 11:06 am Comments Off

Wearable transactions come to the US’s biggest m-payment app.

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