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Mobile payments will make up only 1 percent of US transactions by 2019

Mobile payments will make up only 1 percent of US transactions by 2019

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Consumers will still be using their plastic credit and debit cards the vast majority of the time in 5 years from now. The release of Apple Pay has caused many people to think that this is the point at which mobile payments will be taking off, but a recent report has suggested that by 2019, these smartphone based transactions will still make up only 1 percent of all consumer spending in the … Read entire article »

Filed under: Mobile Payments, Trends, United States

Mobile wallet transactions have doubled at Walgreens thanks to Apple Pay

Mobile wallet transactions have doubled at Walgreens thanks to Apple Pay

The iPhone based payments service has accounted for half of all of the tap to pay purchases made at McDonald’s. Despite a great deal of controversy that was made in some of the largest retailers across the country, the Apple Pay mobile wallet has still kept its position in a number of retail stores in the United States since it was first launched on October, 20, but there has yet to be any real evidence as … Read entire article »

Filed under: Mobile Apps, Mobile Payments

Optus launches new mobile payments app

Optus launches new mobile payments app

Optus becomes Australia’s first telecom to offer a contactless payment solution Optus, Australia’s second largest telecommunications companies, has become the country’s first telecom to offer contactless payments with its new mobile app, Cash by Optus. The new application is designed to completely replace cash and card purchases below $100 and may help bring more convenience to the commerce space. The new app is being launched with the aid of Visa and Heritage Bank and will utilize … Read entire article »

Filed under: International, Mobile Apps, Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments, Near Field Communications

Mozido to make use of mobile commerce and security products from MasterCard

Mozido to make use of mobile commerce and security products from MasterCard

Mozido forms partnership with MasterCard to improve its mobile platform Mozido, a company that provides financial and marketing services focused on the mobile sector, has announced that it has partnered with MasterCard. Through this partnership, Mozido will be incorporating the mobile payments and security products that MasterCard had to offer. These products will be bundled into the services that Mozido provides, increasing its value to its clients and helping the company establish a stronger foothold in … Read entire article »

Filed under: Mobile Commerce, Mobile Commerce Security, Mobile Marketing, Mobile Payments

WeDeliver launches new mobile commerce platform

WeDeliver launches new mobile commerce platform

Delivery service provider has launched a new mobile shopping site and commerce platform WeDeliver, an online deliver service, has launched a new mobile shopping site ahead of the holiday season. The company specializes in providing same-day delivery services for local merchants, operating primarily in Chicago, Illinois. Delivery services are becoming particularly popular among retailers because of the growing prominence of online shopping and mobile commerce. A growing number of people are beginning to use their mobile … Read entire article »

Filed under: Mobile Apps, Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments, United States

Mobile commerce wins big during China’s Singles Day

Mobile commerce wins big during China’s Singles Day

Singles Day shows the power of mobile shopping in China China’s Singles Day, which is the equivalent of Black Friday elsewhere, has been a major success in terms of mobile commerce. Last month, downloads of mobile payment and shopping applications rose by 80% as consumers prepared to do their shopping online and at physical stores. According to App Annie, the average popularity of mobile commerce apps throughout China rose to #169 during October, up from #227 … Read entire article »

Filed under: International, Mobile Apps, Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments

Wearable devices could be the future of mobile payments

Wearable devices could be the future of mobile payments

Wearable technology is beginning to find traction in the mobile commerce space Wearable technology is gaining more attention, especially in the mobile commerce space. As new devices become more available, consumers are likely to use these devices for everyday commerce. While there are very few wearable devices currently available on the market, these devices are likely to become more common within the next five years, and these devices could be equipped with mobile payment technology that … Read entire article »

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Apple Pay may have a major impact on the NFC technology market

Apple Pay may have a major impact on the NFC technology market

New mobile payments service is causing the NFC market to surge Apple Pay has been launched and it has already manage to cause a stir in the mobile payments space. The launch of the new service has been supported by a wide range of retailers, all of whom have shown strong interest in the mobile space. While Apple has succeeded in drawing more attention to mobile shopping and payments, the company’s new service may have an … Read entire article »

Filed under: Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments, Near Field Communications, Trends