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Apple Pay gains support for MORE loyalty card/payroll deduct program accepted at over 300k vending machines

USA Technologies announced today that Apple Pay is getting support for its MORE loyalty card and payroll deduct program that is accepted at more than 300,000 vending machines across the US. The company is demoing the new integration this week at CES 2017.<p>Following the integration, unattended …

Biggest Mobile Payment Platforms Now Active in Russia

The two most prominent mobile payment platforms are now available in Russia. Samsung Pay launched in the country at the start of the month, and Apple …

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Staples adds Apple Pay support on the mobile web

Staples now supports Apple Pay on the mobile web, allowing its customers to pay with Apple’s mobile payment system via their smartphone. Assuming …

Kohl’s launches QR code mobile payments feature across the US

Customers at US department store chain Kohl’s can now make purchases by scanning a QR code at the point of sale using Kohl’s Pay, a mobile payment …

Mastercard Rolls Out Selfie Pay

Share Email<p>While the emerging world of mobile payments has allowed us to collectively envision a world where payments goes far outside good old …

Google researchers aim to prevent AIs from discriminating

Garbage in, garbage out — that’s always been a rule of computing, and machine learning systems are no exception. These elementary AIs only know what we tell them, and if that data carries a bias of any kind, so too will the system trained on it. Google is looking to avoid such awkward and …

In Mobile Payments War, Big Banks Strike Back

Banks have advantages as they start to compete with popular rivals<p>By<p>Aaron Back<p>Aaron Back<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@AaronBack<p>For years, nimble technology companies like PayPal PYPL 0.63% and Apple AAPL -0.05% have been disrupting the staid world of payments. But now, old-fashioned banks are …

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İlk Test I DMA Basic

Elektrikli otomobil pazarı ülkemizde henüz emekleme aşamasında olsa da dünya genelinde büyük gelişim kaydediyor.Ülkemizde ise <b>Derindere Motorlu …

The evolution of the mobile payment

It’s anticipated that there will be more than 4.8 billion individuals using a mobile phone by the end of 2016. A recent report noted that 39 percent of all mobile users in the U.S. had made a mobile payment in 2015. This is up from 14 percent in 2014 and by my estimations will in the 70 percent …

You Can Now Use Apple Pay At ExxonMobil Gas Stations

Apple’s mobile payments service will soon arrive at thousands of ExxonMobil gas stations.<p>The oil giant said Tuesday that it would adopt Apple Pay at …

What To Expect From Square's Earnings

Square will release its first earnings Wednesday afternoon after its highly anticipated initial public offering in November. Investors will be …

Retailers are disabling NFC readers to shut out Apple Pay

Some merchants hope to launch their own mobile payments system next year<p>There's a lot of hype around Apple Pay right now, but not everyone is on board with the new mobile payments system. In fact, a significant number of merchants, including heavyweights like Walmart, Kmart, 7-Eleven, and Best Buy, …

Survey: 38% of small merchants may not be ready for switch to EMV credit cards

Now is a critical time for small merchants to pay attention to the fraud prevention landscape. The U.S. is moving to a technology standard called EMV that will improve the security of in-store card payments.<p>Unfortunately, many small merchants are uncertain about how to best approach EMV for their …

Visa Announces Acquisition Of TrialPay To Expand Its Offers Platform

Visa announced today that it’s planning to acquire Mountain View-based TrialPay, an e-commerce payment platform which sits in between payments and advertising, providing consumers with an alternative way to pay for items by agreeing to take advantage of another merchant’s offer. For example, in …

Stratos' Bluetooth connected payment card works everywhere, available this April

Everyone wants a piece of the payments space and if the excitement for Coin proved anything, people want a single card that replaces all the separate ones they’ve already carrying around.<p>Stratos, launching today, is a new payments card that exists to replace every single plastic card in your …

Ford gives app developers a data advantage with Sync 3 AppLink

At its developer conference in San Francisco this weekend, Ford introduces app developers to its new Sync 3 graphical interface, along with a host of usable data generated by its cars.<p>With earlier versions of Sync AppLink, Ford promoted partnerships with independent app developers, inviting them to …

Google sets September 29 event, teasing 'new treats'

We just might see new Nexus phones at an upcoming Google event.<p>New Nexus phones could be just around the corner: Google on Friday sent out invitations to a press event to be held Tuesday, September 29, in San Francisco.<p>Though Google hasn't offered any clues as to what's in store, people familiar …

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Why the new Apple TV will kill your Xbox or Playstation

A new report gives us our best insight yet into the radically improved Apple TV expected to be launched next month, including the fact that it will ship with a motion-sensitive controller similar to the Nintendo Wiimote — but a hell of a lot sleeker. And that’s just to start.<p>In an exhaustive report …

Review: Samsung’s Galaxy Note 5 has the beauty, brains and brawn, but not without compromises [Video]

There’s no denying the beauty of Samsung’s latest Note iteration. The Note 5 is simply amazing when it comes to its form, but how does that affect function, if at all? Today, we’re going to find out. The Galaxy Note 5 was unveiled and released within about a week and it seems to be the talk of the …

Pentagon teams up with Apple, Boeing to develop wearable tech

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter awarded $75 million on Friday to help a consortium of high-tech firms and researchers develop electronic systems packed with sensors flexible enough to be worn by soldiers or molded onto the skin of a plane.<p>Carter said funding for …

The next iPhone: The new features we expect to see September 9

Apple is expected to announce its next iPhones at a press event in San Francisco September 9th. Rumors of what the new phones will look like and act like have been flying for months, and VentureBeat’s own sources have given us some reliable insights on the devices.<p>The new phones — likely called the …

'Bank of Apple' Moves Closer With New Patent To Kill PayPal, Square

Apple has quietly filed for a new patent which details a person-to-person money transmission method which could potentially grab market share from PayPal and Square, and hit the already beleaguered banking sector struggling to keep up with FinTech.<p>Apple is already banking on consumers using the …

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Skipping Out on the EMV Deadline

Share Email<p>With the deadline for the EMV liability shift mandate looming ever closer, the simple fact is that a majority of U.S. merchants aren’t …

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How PayPal uses deep learning and detective work to fight fraud

Image copyright Shutterstock / Lisa S..Hui Wang has seen the nature of online fraud change a lot in the 11 years she’s been at PayPal. In fact, a …

This is going to be a big year in the payments industry.

Payments This is going to be a big year for those of us in the retail payments world. Apple has legitimised the nascent mobile sector, so with their …

FinTech

Financial Services Technology, Mobile Banking, Payments | Fiserv

Meet Growing Demand for Better Financial Health<p>Technology can add meaningful value and improved financial health for consumers<p>Read blog<p>Open Bank …

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