Payments & Commerce

The latest news in Payments & Commerce industries.

Stripe Unveils Radar to Detect E-Commerce Fraud Behavior
October 19th, 2016

Radar is Stripe’s fraud detection service that is now available for customers including international ones.

Apple CEO Tim Cook Wants to Kill Cash with Apple Pay Because ‘Consumers Don’t Like It’
October 18th, 2016

Tim Cook has revealed many future plans for Asia, intention to capitalize on artificial intelligence and desire to create a cashless society during a recent interview.

Payoneer Raises $180M in Series E Funding Round to Help Businesses Move Money Across Borders
October 7th, 2016

The current investment is an important step Payoneer takes to outperform companies increasingly digitizing operations.

Mastercard’s Biometric Authentication App ‘Selfie Pay’ Comes to Europe [Infographic]
October 6th, 2016

The world’s leading payments company has announced the launch of its Identity Check Mobile service in European countries to allow customers pay with a fingerprint or selfie.

Why LG Postpones the Launch of Its LG Pay System to 2017
September 30th, 2016

Reportedly, LG has encountered certain problems while testing its mobile payment service LG Pay and had to cancel the scheduled launch.

Same-Day Processing and Settlement of ACH Credit Transactions Launched for All U.S. Banks
September 25th, 2016

The Electronic Payments Association has announced the first Phase of Same Day ACH, which means the beginning of a new era of faster payments in the U.S.

Stripe Launches Instant Payouts for Marketplaces Through Partnership with Mastercard and Visa
September 19th, 2016

Since today marketplaces using Stripe Connect will be able to send instant payouts to sellers.

Facebook Adds Paypal, Stripe and Other Payments Processors to Messenger Chatbots
September 13th, 2016

On Monday, the social networking giant unveiled several new Messenger updates that will let customers to make payments without leaving the app.

Apple Adds Circle Pay’s Bitcoin Wallet in Updated iMessage App
September 9th, 2016

Apple includes multiple apps, music and GIF sharing abilities in the iOS 10 update.

Xiaomi Launches Mobile Payment Service Mi Pay
September 2nd, 2016

Mi Pay is launched in collaboration with China UnionPay.

Visa Teams Up with BTL Group for Blockchain-based Interbank Transfers
September 1st, 2016

The collaboration is intended to reduce costs and speed up settlement time for transferring funds between banks.

Android Pay Will Soon be Able to Display Your NFC Chip Location
August 15th, 2016

Google is reportedly developing an update to its Apple Pay application that will show users where the NFC antenna on their mobile phones is located.

Alibaba Group to Launch VR Payment Service by End of September
August 9th, 2016

Chinese e-commerce giant has unveiled its plans to launch a new service that will let customers to make payments in the virtual world by making hand gestures or nodding their heads.