Carrier-backed NFC wallet gets national rollout. No credit union involvement.
Disruption in how things have always been done was theme of early October payments confab in Las Vegas.
LAS VEGAS — Mobile payments platform's CEO promises major rollout in weeks ahead.
The future of digital wallets is uncertain and the earlier predictions of quick market adoption may have been proven wrong, according to some experts and credit unions using the technology.
This preview from our Aug. 21 print edition provides an in-depth update on the vagaries of the digital wallet market.
Mobile wallet venture announcement follows nine-month pilot in Salt Lake City and Austin.
Time to say goodbye to tap-and-pay? Some say yay. Others: Not so fast, but no need to move on it, either.
Doubt has been swirling around the potential widespread use of near field communication, or NFC, a technology that links consumers’ mobile phones to merchants’ point-of-sale terminals, enabling instant mobile payments. Apple released the iPhone 5 without an NFC chip, leaving millions of consumers out of the NFC equation.
Tracking the mobile banking revolution in credit unions with veteran technology writer Robert McGarvey.
LAS VEGAS — Disruption. Disintermediation. Reinvention. These three themes rocked the first installment of Money2020, a bustling conference that attracted a full house of 2,000-plus attendees and, more importantly, it brought in very senior executives from major financial services players ranging from American Express to Visa, MasterCard and Discover; from...