Payments & Commerce

The latest news in Payments & Commerce industries.

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.

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.

SatoshiPay Partners with Visa Europe’s Innovation Department to Expand Nanopayment System
July 26th, 2016

The cooperation with Visa will allow SatoshiPay to enhance its micro-payment technology.

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.

Walmart Pay Is Available in 33 US States, Plans To Expand Further
July 3rd, 2016

Walmart Pay is a mobile payment option developed by Walmart and available at its stores.

Payment Service Provider Worldcore Starts Accepting Bitcoin
June 27th, 2016

The partnership with BitPay allows Worldcore to add bitcoin as payment option for account top-up.