Visa gathered 25 Olympic and Paralympic hopefuls from around the world for a two-day Team Visa Summit and innovation showcase at the company’s headquarters in San Francisco. The Summit kicked-off Visa’s year-long program which supports Olympic and Paralympic global athletes as they train for the 2016 Games.
One of the key challenges presently facing the mobile payments market is the high level of market fragmentation, defined both by the multiplicity of platforms/solutions technologies being deployed and the increasing range of service configurations being offered. This slows down merchant acceptance and makes it difficult for providers to gain scale. We expect the market to reach a point where consolidation among players and solutions becomes the best way to drive address this issue.
The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) says when it comes to the EMV migration banks and credit unions are not meeting the retail investment with the same commitment to consumer protection.
[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Creditcall, the EMV-ready payment gateway and EMV migration specialist, has partnered with trusted credit card processing and financial services company Gravity Payments to simplify and speed up the EMV migration process for ISVs, VARs, and developers. With the October 1st Liability Shift looming, the integration of Creditcall’s ChipDNA EMV SDKs for…
Ducks Unlimited and First Bankcard launched the new Ducks Unlimited Visa Card products. The cards will be available to the Memphis-based nonprofit’s more than 600,000 members.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Gil Shwed, founder and Chief Executive Office of Check Point.
Constellation Payments has launched a new, redesigned version of its website, csipay.com. The cleaner, modern design signifies the evolution and accelerated growth of the company.
A new survey has found Americans imagine the following five travel experiences: Hologram Personal Trainers Digital Passports and Face Recognition; Underwater Hotels; Space Travel; and Eco-Travel Destinations.
Mozido has finalized the acquisition of digital commerce company, CorFire, with Mozido owning 80% of the company. Through this acquisition, Mozido increased its capabilities by incorporating CorFire’s technology platform and blue chip customer base including many of the largest mobile network operators (MNOs) around the world collectively serving more than 1.5B subscribers.
CardWeb.com’s CardConferences today features the PayThink Conference at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, September 28-30.
Shift4 has unloaded to the payments market VT4, the most secure, flexible, and feature-rich mobile point-of-sale solution. Following exclusive use with select merchants, including the PGA TOUR, VT4 is now available to merchants in the United States, Canada and the Caribbean.
MyCheck announced a new innovative product feature that enables guests to easily select items from their running tab and reorder straight from their smartphones.