In Other News: ACH (fraud); EBAY (Radial); ADS (Morrisons); and RISK (One). ACH – ACH Alert has successfully stopped the disbursement of $615 million in fraudulent transactions last year. Leveraging the company’s customer-centric and proactive approach to fraud prevention, ACH Alert monitored a total of $80 billion in 2015 – a significant increase from the…
Samsung Pay now supports 50 popular merchant gift cards as well as a gift card store that enables users to buy gift cards from supported merchants for themselves, friends and family directly within the Samsung Pay app starting today.
GameStop PowerUp Rewards loyalty program members, who are now able to use their reward points to save on the cost of fuel through the Fuel Rewards program operated by Excentus.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: STASH (APS); ACI (Ovum); GAMESTOP (rewards); and RADIOSHACK (iTunes Pass).
CardWeb.com’s CardData Reports today features the Private Label Credit Cards by Packaged Facts.
CardWeb.com’s CardData Reports today features the “Private Label Credit Cards” from Packaged Facts.
Atlanta-based Sionic Mobile has added Visa Checkout as a safe and convenient payment option to its ION Rewards application for smartphones and tablets.
Alliance Data Systems reported third quarter revenue increased 20% to $1.3 billion while adjusted EBITDA, net increased 15% to $376 million for the third quarter of 2014.
MyECheck, Inc. today announced it has signed an agreement with Sionic Mobile to provide electronic check, fraud control and account services. MyECheck Inc. is a leading electronic payment technology developer and payment services provider. Sionic Mobile markets to smartphone consumers and rewards them for every mobile checkout.
Boku online mobile payments announced a partnership with PlayJam the premier global platform for games on TV. The partnership brings carrier billing to smart televisions and other consumer electronics around the world, including devices from Samsung, Panasonic, LGE, Vizio, Western Digital, Google TV and VESTEL. This agreement allows more than 90 Million consumers to use their mobile phone number to purchase games, upgrades and other services on PlayJam’s global marketplace. PlayJam’s network represents over 45% of all games played on Smart TVs in over 100 territories worldwide and serves over 150 TV apps on a wide variety of CE manufacturer devices. Users can checkout simply by entering in their mobile phone number with the charges appearing on their carrier bill.
Gyft mobile gift card platform added support for bitcoin purchases of gift cards on the Android platform, through its partnership with BitPay payment processor for bitcoin. Customers are now able to buy mobile gift cards using bitcoins and redeem them at over 50,000 physical retail locations across the USA including GAP, Lowes, Sephora, GameStop, American Eagle, Sports Authority, Nike, Marriott, Burger King, Fandango, Brookstone, and many more household brands. Users just download the Gyft app, select bitcoin as the payment method at checkout and make the payment from the bitcoin wallet.
WebMediaBrands announced the completed conference program for its Smartphone & Tablet Games Summit (#smartgames), to be held on June 26, 2012 at the Mission Bay Conference Center in San Francisco. The conference program covers tactical mobile gaming tips, design tactics, successful monetization strategies, and methods for improving customer acquisition and distribution in the emerging iOS…