mobile payments

Mobile payments

Mobile Payments Is A Big Market – And It’s About To Get Much Bigger
January 25th, 2019

In recent years, mobile payment has become a key method of online shopping and other forms of eCommerce. With more members of Generation Z, who grew up in a world where smartphones were not an innovation, but a reality, this segment of the financial space is expected to grow tremendously in coming years.

SBI Group Tests ‘S Coin’ Token for Retail Payments over Users’ Smartphones
September 26th, 2018

The Japanese banking giant plans on rolling out the “S Coin” in an attempt to dominate the mobile payments sector. This new project fits the overall vision of the company to ultimately help Japan turn cashless.

French Startup Lydia Raises $16M to Become the PayPal of Mobile Payments
February 19th, 2018

Having ambitious plans to replace PayPal, Lydia has already become a mobile payment leader in France and is not going to stop.

Google Rebrands Android Pay and Google Wallet into One Service called Google Pay
January 9th, 2018

Google is bringing together some of its payment services under a new brand called Google Pay. The service will simplify online payments and accelerate access to users’ payment information.

Apple Pay Cash Officially Launches in the U.S.
December 8th, 2017

Apple enters a market with the peer-to-peer payment system Apple Pay Cash that can become a killer of similar services due to its’ simplicity.

Circle Announces Open Source Project CENTRE and Foundation
October 9th, 2017

Startup Circle opens source project CENTRE that is based on blockchain technology and will be aimed to connect different digital wallets.

LG Pay Will Expand to Lower-End Smartphones and Markets in 2018
July 6th, 2017

Currently, LG Pay is restricted to the LG G6 and LG G6 Plus in South Korea but hopes to enter the international market soon.

Android Pay to Arrive in Canada on May 31st
May 26th, 2017

The mobile payment platform will become available in Canada by the end of the month, following the launch of the service in Russia this week.

BNP Paribas and Carrefour Launch Universal Mobile Payments System ‘Lyf Pay’
May 15th, 2017

The new payment platform, which is set to be launched across France later this week, will allow users to make purchases using their mobile phones.

Chinese Top Mobile Payment Service Alipay to Launch in the U.S.
May 11th, 2017

Ant Financial, the operator of Alipay, is expanding its mobile payments platform into the United States market, following limited trials in California and New York.