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Google Is Now Testing Hands Free Payments

Were you tired of paying with a credit card so you started using your phone? Well Google believes you shouldn’t even have to use that. As of March …

The Reason Apple Pay May Struggle In China Is Not What You’d Expect

Earlier this month, Apple Pay officially launched in China, making it the fifth location that Apple Pay is available and the first location in Asia. …

Weekend In Tech Trends

Tech Trends- Feb 27-28 Siri coming to the Mac, WhatsApp killing app for Blackberry, Samsung Pay takes on China and more in this week’s Weekend in …

One Place That Needs Contactless Payments

As most of you know, I am a huge fan of contactless payments. I enjoy the convenience, the speed, and the overall experience. Of course, like anyone …

PassKit Blog - A blog about mobile wallet, beacons, and the Internet of Things

It’s that time of year where Apple releases its latest OS: iOS 11. While there are hundreds of new features in iOS 11, we were especially excited to …

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How to Add your Credit Card to WeChat Wallet

Just a couple of days ago, WeChat launched WeChat Wallet in Hong Kong, right before we ring in the Year of the Monkey. While this feature had already …

10 Industries Being Disrupted By Tech

It’s no mystery that technology has changed everything. How we communicate, how we shop, and even how we travel, tech has disrupted it all. Check out …

The Top 7 Best Practices For Your Digital Marketing Strategy

In today’s digital world, every marketer must have a digital marketing strategy. The problem is that most people don’t even know where to begin when …

5 Industries Where You Can Expect To See Beacon Technology In 2016

While 2015 was projected as the year of beacons, many places took 2015 to slowly rollout and test their beacon strategy. In 2016, we will begin to …

Are The Companies Creating Mobile Payments Actually Killing Them?

2015 was the year of the mobile payment platforms. We saw the rise of major platforms like Apple Pay, Android Pay, and Samsung Pay. Also joining the …

Let’s Get Physical With The Physical Web: For Sale Sign

Let’s Get Physical With The Physical Web features different use cases and ideas on how the Physical Web can be implemented in our day to day lives. …

Top 5 Digital Marketing Trends Of 2016

2015 is coming to an end, opening up the door for an entirely new year. In 2015, we predicted what would be the upcoming digital trends. And we’re …

Weekend In Tech Trends

Tech Trends- Dec 26-27 The future of drones, a real hoverboard, the ultimate Christmas spirit and more in this week’s Weekend in Tech Trends. Tech …

Contactless Payments: How They Work, Why You Need Them, And How To Adopt Them

Contactless payments are on the rise. As more businesses begin to take advantage of the benefits that contactless payments have to offer, the more …

My Experience with Mobile Wallet in Bangkok: Central World Mall

Hi everyone, Wendy from PassKit here. I’m currently writing this while taking a short holiday in Bangkok. There may or may not be a glass of mimosa …

Let’s Get Physical With The Physical Web: Retail Store

Let’s Get Physical With The Physical Web features different use cases and ideas on how the Physical Web can be implemented in our day to day lives. …

WeChat Offers Insight Into The Future Of Apps And Mobile Payments

WeChat is an extremely popular app in China and other parts of Asia, while it is best known for being a messaging app, WeChat is actually so much …

Weekend In Tech Trends

Tech Trends- Dec 12-13 Walmart accepts mobile payments, Tokyo police deal with drones, a wearable like no other, and more in this week’s Weekend in …

Experience iBeacon technology with the GemTot SDK App

PassKit’s new app, GemTot SDK, allows anyone with a beacon to experience multiple demos, configure beacons, as well as configure their iPhone to …

Let’s Get Physical With The Physical Web: Movie Poster

Let’s Get Physical With The Physical Web features different use cases and ideas on how the Physical Web can be implemented in our day to day lives. …

Last Week the US Patent Office Published 12 Apple Pay Centric Inventions

Last Thursday the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office published <b>359 patent applications from Apple</b>. Over and above reporting on a few individual …

The Ultimate Guide To iBeacon: Everything From The Basics To Real World Use Cases

Beacons are well on their way to becoming the future of business. Do you know everything you should about iBeacon? If not, you will after reading …

Weekend In Tech Trends

Tech Trends- Dec 5-6 Hoverboards catch fire, gum leads to wearable breakthrough, shoes give a new meaning to the term wearable, and more in this …

For Busy Entrepreneurs

5 Reasons You Should Start Using Apple Pay Today<p>Although purchasing products and services with good old-fashioned cash is a tried and tested system, …

More than 40 new banks are now supporting Apple Pay in the United States

Almost 800 different financial institutions can now be used with Apple Pay in the United States. Earlier today, more than 40 banks were added to …

New A9-Based 4-Inch iPhone Expected to Launch Early 2016 With Apple Pay and Colorful Metal Casing

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has issued a research note corroborating rumors that Apple will release a new 4-inch iPhone next year, which he believes will resemble an upgraded iPhone 5s and launch in early 2016.<p><b>While new model may not generate huge sales, Apple still has good reasons to</b> …

Let’s Get Physical With The Physical Web: Rental Car

Let’s Get Physical With The Physical Web features different use cases and ideas on how the Physical Web can be implemented in our day to day lives. …

My Day Using Mobile Wallet: The Good, The Bad, And The Huge Opportunity

This weekend, I was fortunate enough to get a break from my normal routine and take a trip to Chicago for the Street League Skateboarding Super Crown …

PassKit Waste Wednesdays

Here at PassKit, we hate waste. We strive to end all forms of waste both within our personal lives and throughout our company. Whether it’s wasting …

Weekend In Tech Trends

Tech Trends- Nov 28-29 Cards Against Humanity is the winner of Black Friday, smart tattoos, Instagram’s new feature, and more in this week’s Weekend …