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Snapchat partners with Square to present ... Snapcash

Nov 17, 2014
The Snapcash app will allow users to send money to friends. What could possibly go wrong?
Posted In: Snapchat, snapcash, mobile payments
 A worker demonstrates Apple Pay inside a mobile kiosk sponsored by Visa and Wells Fargo to demonstrate the Apple Pay mobile payment system in San Francisco City.

Living without cash or credit cards for a week

Nov 4, 2014
Lisa Selin Davis limited herself to mobile payments. Spoiler alert: it was hard.
Posted In: mobile payments, consumer spending, apple pay

The numbers for October 20, 2014

Oct 20, 2014
The Apple Pay "gold rush" and good news on the Ebola crisis: Let's do the numbers.
Posted In: apple, mobile payments, Snapchat, Ebola

The numbers for October 6, 2014

Oct 6, 2014
HP, bitcoin and more numbers we're watching today.
Posted In: hong kong, mobile payments, bitcoin, Showtime

Marriage of convenience becomes divorce of necessity

Sep 30, 2014
EBay announced that it’s going to split with PayPal.
Posted In: ebay, paypal, mobile payments
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Mobile payments app offers a window on intimacy

Jul 28, 2014
A new payments app allows for a close look at the how and who of spending.
Posted In: mobile payments, social network, online privacy

The world of alternative currencies

Jul 12, 2013
Are we moving towards leaving our cash and credit cards at home?
Posted In: Money, mobile payments, mobile wallet

Which mobile payment service is right for you?

Jul 11, 2013
There's a lot of ways to pay for things these days without using cash. Credit and debit cards are the biggest, but mobile payments might be the next big thing.
Posted In: google wallet, mobile payments, mobile

Lack of banking options leads to mobile phone payments in Africa

May 29, 2013
In some cases, a dearth of infrastructure can actually lead to innovation. No where is this more true than in the developing world.
Posted In: developing countries, mobile payments, mobile, Africa

Groupon enters the mobile payment arena

Sep 19, 2012
If you're not intimately familiar with the term "mobile payments," get ready to start hearing it a lot more. Basically, it means "paying for something with a smartphone." Right now some of the big players are Google and a company called Square. But today there's news Groupon is getting in on it.
Posted In: groupon, mobile payments

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