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Isis launch delayed

Isis launch delayed

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Isis delays launch to work on new features Isis is one of the most anticipated mobile payment platforms that the world of mobile commerce has ever known. Isis is represented by a consortium of three major telecommunications companies – AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon Wireless – and is expected to dominate the m-commerce industry with little trouble. This consortium has done much to draw attention to the Isis platform and prepare for its … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments, Near Field Communications, Technology News, Trends, United States

Apple may have missed promising opportunity with iPhone 5

Apple may have missed promising opportunity with iPhone 5

Lack of NFC technology may cost Apple The world of m-commerce news has been a flutter since Apple’s announcement of the iPhone 5 earlier this week. For months, speculation over whether the smart phone would be equipped with NFC technology has raged on and on. Some had expected Apple to make its powerful entry into the mobile commerce industry with its new mobile devices and applications designed specifically with NFC technology in mind (Passbook), but these … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, Mobile Commerce, Near Field Communications, Technology News, Trends, United States

Everything Everywhere teams with MasterCard to boost m-commerce

Everything Everywhere teams with MasterCard to boost m-commerce

Everything Everywhere and MasterCard enter into five-year partnership Everything Everywhere, the United Kingdom’s leading mobile network operator and Internet service provider, has entered into a five-year deal with MasterCard to develop and deploy a mobile commerce platform. Both companies have shown an interest in NFC technology and how it is used in the world of m-commerce. Currently, NFC technology is the backbone of m-commerce, facilitating mobile transactions and turning mobile devices into payment platforms. Everything Everywhere … Read entire article »

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Mobile commerce division to receive a boost at HP

Mobile commerce division to receive a boost at HP

Plans have now begun in creating this new branch of the company. A memo from within HP has been leaked and heavily suggests that the company has already begun the process of building a new mobile commerce division. Similar efforts by this organization have failed in the past. HP had attempted to dip into device efforts such as tablets, but they never managed to make any meaningful impact on the market. By reorganizing, this may provide the company … Read entire article »

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Mobile commerce race currently holds Apple in the lead

Mobile commerce race currently holds Apple in the lead

Amazon is competition, but it has yet to take first place in this marketplace. ComScore released its data this month that reveals some surprising progress that has been made in the mobile commerce environment, by showing that Apple was the leader of the market, notably ahead of Amazon. That said the Kindle Fire is certainly keeping the iPad on the run. Recent struggles faced by companies such as Facebook or Zynga, which are currently dropping like stones, have … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, Mobile Commerce, Tablet Commerce, Trends

Mobile commerce may present an adapt-or-die scenario to businesses

Mobile commerce may present an adapt-or-die scenario to businesses

Firm suggests that change-resistant businesses could face obsolescence The business landscape is changing as new technologies enter the field. NFC technology, in particular, is beginning to have a profound impact on the world of business by making new mobile commerce systems available. The advent of mobile commerce may have profound implications for society as a whole and may one day mean that consumers will no longer have need of physical currency. While such a future may be … Read entire article »

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Study predicts the growth of mobile commerce in North America

Study predicts the growth of mobile commerce in North America

Mobile commerce continues to gain momentum in the North American market Mobile commerce is becoming a popular concept all over the world. The growth of the industry has relied heavily on NFC technology and the interest it has managed to attract from companies like Google, PayPal and financial institutions. While these companies have shown varying degrees of support for NFC technology, many of these support the basic premise of mobile commerce. The industry has recently begun … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments, Near Field Communications, United States

How retailers are taking their first steps into the mobile commerce world

How retailers are taking their first steps into the mobile commerce world

When new technology comes into common use, it isn’t always obvious how it should best be used, and mobile commerce is no exception, but retailers – both online and in actual physical space – have been making their first attempts at using smartphones and tablets to their best advantage, each in their own ways. Retailers weren’t typically a part of the first wave of commerce. There were a few trailblazers, but other than that, mobile devices … Read entire article »

Filed under: Featured News, Mobile Commerce, Mobile Marketing, Trends, United States

Commerce has gone mobile and it’s time to join in

Commerce has gone mobile and it’s time to join in

Mobile commerce for every business type budget Though there continues to be an increasing amount of attention paid to online commerce, many companies are overlooking the true trend that is currently in the middle of an explosion, and that is mobile. It seems that with every passing day, consumers are being provided with a new way to use their devices to enhance their mobile shopping experience, whether that be by scanning a QR code on a bus … Read entire article »

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