Articles Comments

QR Code Press Mobile Commerce News Articles

QR Code Press » Mobile Payments

UK mobile payments set to grow this year

UK mobile payments set to grow this year

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Report highlights the growth of mobile commerce in the UK this year A new report from eMarketer predicts that mobile payments are set for more success in the United Kingdom. Many people throughout the country have become quite fond of the idea of mobile commerce, praising its convenient nature and the efforts that many retailers are making to engage mobile consumers. Mobile commerce is quite prevalent among online shoppers, but a growing … Read entire article »

Filed under: International, Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments

Mobile commerce security promoted by Wells Fargo accelerator program

Mobile commerce security promoted by Wells Fargo accelerator program

Zumingo has become the first member of the Wells Fargo Startup Accelerator As mobile commerce becomes more popular, security is becoming a greater priority. Zumingo Corporation, a leading provider of security solutions, has announced that it has become the first member of the Wells Fargo Startup Accelerator. The program was fashioned by Wells Fargo to support innovation in the technology sector and support solutions that could lead to better consumer protection and experience. When it comes … Read entire article »

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

New mobile payments service introduced by PayPal

New mobile payments service introduced by PayPal

PayPal unveils new service that may make mobile commerce more convenient PayPal has introduced a new service that may make mobile payments more convenient. The company has unveiled One Touch PayPal, which allows users of the PayPal application to initiate a purchase with a retail merchant with a single touch of the screen. The service is based on technology developed by Braintree, a mobile commerce firm that was acquired by eBay in 2013. Merchants that want … Read entire article »

Filed under: Mobile Apps, Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments

Mobile security isn’t good enough for consumers in the US

Mobile security isn’t good enough for consumers in the US

The fears that shoppers have when it comes to using their devices is continuing to hold m-commerce back. According to the results of a recent study, a lack of trust in mobile security is continuing to hold back shopping over m-commerce, but it is also invading on the potential success of banking apps. The research showed that almost half of all consumers in the United States say they would never use mobile payments. Intercede, a digital identity firm … Read entire article »

Filed under: Mobile Commerce, Mobile Commerce Security, Mobile Payments, Trends, United States

UK retailers set to tackle a mobile payments challenge

UK retailers set to tackle a mobile payments challenge

UK is well prepared to embrace mobile commerce The United Kingdom may be more prepared to handle mobile payments than other countries in Europe. A new survey from Idealo shows that UK retailers have become cavalier with their support of mobile commerce. These retailers have seen new trends emerge throughout the UK, and many of these trends are having an impact on the behavior of mobile consumers. With new mobile payment services being introduced, more consumers … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, International, Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments, Trends

Competition is heating up in China’s mobile commerce space

Competition is heating up in China’s mobile commerce space

Alibaba may soon see its position threatened in China China’s e-commerce space may soon see a significant shift in power. Alibaba, one of the largest e-commerce and Internet organizations in the world, is preparing to launch an initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange. This has taken a significant degree of the company’s focus, and created an opportunity for its competitors to make moves to establish their own dominance in the digital commerce field. JD.com … Read entire article »

Filed under: International, Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments

Is Mobile Commerce the Way of the Future?

Is Mobile Commerce the Way of the Future?

The world is becoming increasingly mobile-centric. People around the globe are gaining access to smartphones and the mobile Internet, and they are beginning to use their devices to make their daily lives more convenient or, at least, more connected. In a relatively short amount of time, mobile devices have become a very important part of global society, and these devices are beginning to play a large role in the financial space as well. With smartphone adoption … Read entire article »

Filed under: Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments

Amazon launches a new mobile commerce service

Amazon launches a new mobile commerce service

Local Register aims to promote mobile commerce among retailers Amazon has a strong interest in mobile commerce, but the company is not only keen to support mobile shopping in the digital space. Amazon has begun offering a new mobile-centric service that will allow merchants in the physical world to accept payments made from a mobile device. The service is called Local Register and is designed to compete with similar services being offered by PayPal and Square. … Read entire article »

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