Payments & Commerce

The latest news in Payments & Commerce industries.

November 13th, 2015

Visa Europe Collab, Visa Europe’s innovation hub, teamed up with Epiphyte to work on the new proof of concept for blockchain-based international remittance services.

October 29th, 2015

Visa have introduced a new proof-of-concept that will make it easier for people to lease a car without leaving a vehicle, thanks to a combination of Visa, DocuSign and blockchain technology

October 29th, 2015

Digital Currency Group, the company which builds and incubates Bitcoin and Blockchain technology-related firms, raised capital from MasterCard, Bain Capital Ventures, CME Ventures, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, New York Life, and others.

September 29th, 2015

PayPal has released its Here Chip Card Reader in the US, which accept traditional magnetic swipes, chip cards and contactless payments, like Apple Pay and Android Pay.

September 1st, 2015

Although Apple Pay simplifies the process of mobile payments, it is, unlike bitcoin, not solving problems in the financial industry.

August 12th, 2015

Although Apple Pay simplifies the process of mobile payments, it is, unlike bitcoin, not solving problems in the financial industry.

August 12th, 2015

Visa Inc. shares overall interest in blockchain launching a research office in India while Deutsche Bank and Forbes publish posts supporting the idea of applying the technology to financial sphere.

July 27th, 2015

Bitcoin wallet app OneBit has commneced testing alpha version of its bitcoin wallet app that works via NFC at points of sale.

July 10th, 2015

Executive director at Visa Europe, Jonathan Vaux, considers emerging startups should collaborate more closely with industry giants like Visa.

June 15th, 2015

BitPay’s Marcel Roelants speaks on Master Card and Visa not adapting to Bitcoin because of its legacy systems.

‘Sorry Facebook’: Square Launches $Cashtags, Clickable Payments for Businesses
March 24th, 2015

Square is opening its new service which enables businesses to receive payments from customers and fans for a 1.5% fee per transaction.

Transact 15 Conference: BitPay to Join Payment Giants Like Visa, PayPal and Chase
March 20th, 2015

BitPay will take part in the Transact conference which is to be held from March 31st to April 2nd at the Monscone Center in San Francisco.

Only 6% of iPhone 6 Owners in U.S. Have Used Apple Pay in Stores
March 20th, 2015

6 percent of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus owners have used Apple Pay to make a touchless transaction, while 85 percent haven’t even tried the service, according to the report by market research firm InfoScout.