Payments


Facebook Messenger now Supports PayPal Payments

Facebook Messenger now Supports PayPal Payments

Online Payment gateway PayPal has joined social media giant Facebook where the service will now be available in Messenger for...

Oct 25 2016, 12:09am CDT

Facebook Messenger Chatbots Now Accept Payments

Facebook Messenger Chatbots Now Accept Payments

Facebook has added payment support in its messaging app via chatbots wherein customers will now be able to make payments direct...

Sep 13 2016, 2:34am CDT

Make Payments via Facebook Messenger Coming

Make Payments via Facebook Messenger Coming

New York, April 12 (IANS) Social networking giant Facebook may soon allow on its Messenger app a PayPal-like mobile money trans...

Apr 12 2016, 4:25am CDT

Swatch Partnered With Visa for NFC payments In Bellamy Watch

Swatch Partners with Visa for NFC Payments in Bellamy Watch

Swatch, the Swiss Watch manufacturer, last month revealed its Bellamy Watch. The Bellamy is capable of NFC payments.The Swiss c...

Nov 30 2015, 10:11pm CST

MasterCard Will Soon Accept Payments Through Selfies

MasterCard Will Soon Accept Payments Through Selfies

To avoid theft through credit card MasterCard is launching a facial recognition pilot program....

Jul 3 2015, 7:32am CDT

Samsung Unveils its Own Mobile Payments Solution

Samsung Unveils its Own Mobile Payments Solution

First, there’s Google Wallet. Then, Apple announced Apple Pay. Now that we’ve heard rumors of Google’s new mobile payments syst...

Mar 1 2015, 11:43pm CST

LG’s Watch Urbane LTE Smartwatch Supports Mobile Payments

LG’s Watch Urbane LTE Smartwatch Supports Mobile Payments

While Apple has yet to launch its luxury smartwatch, LG announced its own luxury wearable last week, calling it the LG Urbane,...

Feb 26 2015, 2:47am CST

Google Reportedly Launching New Payments API Called Android Pay

Google Reportedly Launching New Payments API Called Android Pay

Google is the first company to test the mobile payments space. In 2011, the company launched Google Wallet, but wireless carrie...

Feb 26 2015, 1:05am CST

Make payments at any table with Verifone's Payware Mobile e355

Make payments at any table with Verifone's Payware Mobile e355

Restaurants will soon take any mobile payment at the table...

Jan 11 2015, 10:39am CST

Microsoft to start accepting Bitcoin payments

Microsoft to start accepting Bitcoin payments

The company will accept the digital currency For Windows, Windows Phone And Xbox Purchases...

Dec 11 2014, 4:02am CST

Apple Pay Gives Glimpse of Mainstream Appeal for Mobile Payments

Apple Pay Gives Glimpse of Mainstream Appeal for Mobile Payments

Some major retailers are seeing a wave of consumers eager to check out at the register with their iPhones....

Nov 15 2014, 12:17pm CST

Halle Berry Files Claim To Reduce Child Support Payments

Halle Berry Files Claim To Reduce Child Support Payments

Berry is claiming that her ex-boyfriend is living entirely off her $16,000 a month child-support payments....

Oct 16 2014, 7:50pm CDT

Apple Watch Uses Passcode And Skin Contact To Authorize Payments

Apple Watch Uses Passcode And Skin Contact To Authorize Payments

The watch can reportedly detect if it's being worn....

Sep 11 2014, 2:54am CDT

Apple to reportedly support tokenization for payments via NFC

Apple to reportedly support tokenization for payments via NFC

Banks and financial institutions will prefer tokenization because it is safe....

Sep 8 2014, 10:45pm CDT

Apple to employ both NFC and Tokenization in iPhone 6 and iWatch to secure Payments

Apple to employ both NFC and Tokenization in iPhone 6 and iWatch to secure Payments

The NFC imbursements for Apple iPhones and iWatches are to employ tokenization methodology. Such procedures are the optimal sch...

Sep 8 2014, 11:47am CDT

Larger iPhones rumored to support one-handed mode and NFC for mobile payments

Larger iPhones rumored to support one-handed mode and NFC for mobile payments

One-hand mode, NFC for mobile payments, and larger screens - these are the latest rumors about Apple's upcoming iPhones....

Sep 5 2014, 2:53am CDT

Apple Partnering With American Express On New iPhone Payments System

Apple Partnering With American Express On New iPhone Payments System

Apple’s new payments system is expected to let iPhone 6 owners use their phones in place of credit cards, debit cards or cash...

Sep 1 2014, 5:50am CDT

Apple reportedly working with Visa, MasterCard, American Express for new payment

Apple reportedly working with Visa, MasterCard, American Express for new payments system

Apple has reportedly partnered with popular payment networks Visa, MasterCard, and American Express, according to Bloomberg....

Aug 31 2014, 11:51pm CDT

Starbucks' Bigger Plans in Mobile Payments

Starbucks' Bigger Plans in Mobile Payments

Starbucks is poised to finally let its customers order their coffees from their phones....

Jul 20 2014, 3:10pm CDT

Is The Future Of US Payments Up For Grabs?

Federal Reserve Banks may have gotten more than they bargained for when they invited comments on their September “Payment Syste...

Feb 27 2014, 10:21am CST

Incentives are coming for payments by phones

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Many people use their smartphones to watch video, play games and wake them up in the morning. Some even...

Feb 26 2014, 9:46am CST

Samsung And PayPal Move Against Apple With Galaxy S5 Finger Swipe Payments

Samsung And PayPal Move Against Apple With Galaxy S5 Finger Swipe Payments

The usual complaint about Samsung’s smartphones is that they shamelessly copy Apple, but can’t quite surpass the iPhone. This d...

Feb 25 2014, 12:21pm CST

What Is Starbucks Brewing For Mobile Payments?

What Is Starbucks Brewing For Mobile Payments?

Why do we still have credit cards? With all the advances in technology, and all the things our smart phones do, why aren’t we p...

Feb 4 2014, 2:18am CST

Apple To Infinity: Mobile Payments, Touch ID And All That Sapphire

Apple To Infinity: Mobile Payments, Touch ID And All That Sapphire

Forget Gorilla Glass. Apple has its own patented method of affixing a sapphire substrate to a touch screen. According to a repo...

Jan 26 2014, 10:10am CST

Ka-Ching: Mobile Payments Predictions For 2014

Ka-Ching: Mobile Payments Predictions For 2014

There seems to be only one thing that matters in the tech world nowadays: mobile. It certainly has been the key for putting Twi...

Jan 1 2014, 10:06am CST

I4U news

10 Payments And Commerce Predictions For 2014

The following guest post is by Henry Helgeson, the CEO and co-founder of Merchant Warehouse, a recognized leader in payment pro...

Dec 23 2013, 12:16pm CST

Bypassing Letters Of Credit With Real-Time 24/7 B2B Payments

Bypassing Letters Of Credit With Real-Time 24/7 B2B Payments

An oil and gas company in the UK was paying its Saudi and other suppliers $3 billion to $4 billion a year, using a letter of cr...

Dec 20 2013, 10:46am CST

PayPal Acquires Braintree Payments For $800M In Cash

eBay Acquires Braintree Payments For $800M In Cash

eBay's PayPal has just acquired Braintree payments platform for an all-cash amount of $800 million....

Sep 26 2013, 7:43am CDT

PayPal is About to Acquire Braintree Payments Solutions

PayPal is About to Acquire Braintree Payments Solutions

PayPal is close to a deal that will leave it a richer company. It is about to acquire Braintree Payments Solutions....

Sep 23 2013, 6:34am CDT

Square Register App Can Now Track Checks and Gift Cards Payments

Square Register Can Now Track Checks and Gift Cards Payments

Square Register mobile payment app for both iOS and Android can now track and record all types of payments including checks and...

Aug 6 2013, 2:06am CDT

Starbucks adopts Square for Payments

Starbucks adopts Square for Payments

Huge announcement from Jack Dorsey's cool Square payment company. Starbucks is new big adopter and also investor....

Aug 8 2012, 8:46am CDT

Global Payments Hacked 1.5M Credit Card Numbers Leaked

Global Payments Hacked 1.5M Credit Card Numbers Leaked

Watch your statements!...

Apr 2 2012, 3:30pm CDT

30% Of Mobile Users Would Switch Phones For Mobile Payments

The idea is cool for some, scary for others...

Mar 15 2012, 4:00pm CDT

Starbucks Mobile Payment App Racks Up 26M Mobile Payments

Starbucks Mobile Payment App Racks Up 26M Mobile Payments

Starbucks mobile wallet app is popular...

Dec 6 2011, 2:56pm CST

MasterCard Announces iCarte iPhone Accessory for Mobile Payments

MasterCard Announces iCarte iPhone Accessory for Mobile Payments

NFC and wireless payment accessory for iPhone...

Feb 15 2011, 1:19pm CST

Mobile Payments are the Future...Here's Where We are Now

Mobile Payments are the Future...Here's Where We are Now

Starbucks is just the beginning....

Jan 21 2011, 1:03pm CST

Starbucks Mobile Payments Available At All Stores

Starbucks Mobile Payments Available At All Stores

Quite a forward-thinking company...

Jan 19 2011, 1:30pm CST

Starbucks Rolls Out Nationwide Mobile Payments

Starbucks Rolls Out Nationwide Mobile Payments

Pay with your mobile...

Jan 19 2011, 10:44am CST

Three Major Wireless Carriers form Isis for Mobile Phone Payments

Three Major Wireless Carriers form Isis for Mobile Phone Payments

Isis system will use NFC for contactless payments...

Nov 16 2010, 1:12pm CST

AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile Finally Bring Mobile Contactless Payments To US

AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile Finally Bring Mobile Contactless Payments To US

A trend that has been talked about for years in the US and has already been deployed in other parts of the world is finally com...

Aug 2 2010, 10:08am CDT