Apple could be building mobile payment system

May 05, 2014 Dave King

Apple could be building mobile payment system

With the ever-growing popularity of smart phones, businesses are beginning to make the transition to the mobile payments space. According to Yahoo, sources have said Apple is looking into solutions that would turn the iPhone into a virtual


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Lyft, Uber show benefits of accepting mobile payments

Apr 30, 2014 Dave King

Peer-to-peer ride sharing has gained popularity in recent years with the growth of car services such as Uber and Lyft. According to VentureBeat, Lyft has given more than 1 million rides, and in September 2013, Uber was valued at $3.5 billion.


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Outdated software puts companies at risk for identity theft

Apr 01, 2014 Dave King

Outdated software puts companies at risk for identity theft

An operating system that isn't receiving security updates is a danger to the company that uses it. The holes that are left by this sort of outdated software could allow hackers in and lead to a data breach. This is especially important for


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Mobile payment users spend more on digital channels

Mar 21, 2014 Dave King

Mobile payment systems have yet to become widespread in the United States but businesses would be wise to adopt this technology, as consumers who use it spend more than those who don't. According to "The Consumer View of Mobile Payments" study


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Wireless carriers, payment companies streamlining mobile payments

Mar 14, 2014 Dave King

One of the biggest reasons retailers have been reluctant to implement mobile payment portals into their operations is that the market for these tools is extremely fragmented. While a number of exciting mobile transaction startups have come


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