mobile payments news

LG Electronics to Launch Its Mobile Payments System in South Korea in June
March 22nd, 2017

LG must have solved the problems it encounted during testing in 2016 and is preparing to launch LG Pay in June.

JP Morgan Chase to Acquire Payments Technology from MCX
March 14th, 2017

The bank will buy the technology, developed by Merchant Customer Exchange (MCX), to drive the expansion of its smartphone payment application Chase Pay.

Samsung Pay is Now Live in India
March 7th, 2017

South Korean electronics giant is officially launching its mobile payment platform in India, following a successful trial of the platform last month.

Payment Trends to Watch in 2017: The Promise of Mobile Payments 2.0
January 23rd, 2017

The global payments industry is facing a number of trends like growing mobile usage and higher customer expectations that will continue shaping the future of payment processing.

Daimler Acquires Bitcoin Services Company PayCash to Develop ‘Mercedes Pay’
January 19th, 2017

German automotive giant is launching its own ‘on-the-go’ payment solution to let drivers pay for the company’s mobility services using their mobile phones.

Facebook Payments are Coming to Europe as Social Network Secured an E-money License in Ireland
December 12th, 2016

The social network giant has got an e-money license from the Central Bank of Ireland, thus allowing its customers in Europe to pay via its Messenger app.

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.

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

Mi Pay is launched in collaboration with China UnionPay.

Apple Pay is Dominating the U.S. Contactless Payment Market
July 28th, 2016

Tim Cook unveiled that the number of monthly active users last month rose more than 450 percent year over year.

Apple Pay Now Available in Switzerland with Visa and Mastercard Support
July 7th, 2016

Apple Pay’s availability in Switzerland marks the second European launch of the service.

Apple Brings Apple Pay to the Web
June 15th, 2016

Apple competes with PayPal to offer the best solution for online shoppers.

After European Debut, Samsung Pay Will Launch In Australia Next Week
June 7th, 2016

Samsung Pay follows its main rivals Apple Pay and Android Pay to leverage the Australian market.

Xiaomi Partners with UnionPay to Launch Mobile Payment Service in China
April 25th, 2016

The smartphone giant Xiaomi has a large number of existing users so the payment service is expected to grow rather fast.