San Francisco-based Boku has expanded its agreement with Microsoft, bringing Boku direct carrier billing to the new Windows Store for the first time.
FICO’s new alternative data pilot program continues to reach out to include unscorable consumers. The pilot program with the new FICO Score XD is underway with 12 of the largest credit card issuers in the U.S.
MasterCard Identity Check, a suite of technology solutions that leverage advanced technologies to prove a consumer’s identity and further simplify the online shopping experience is here.
EVO Payments International (EVO) will provide full support for contactless payments made through mobile wallet providers Apple Pay, Android Pay, and Samsung Pay.
A seven city tour to celebrate the launch of Samsung Pay in the United States will get underway. Samsung will give consumers in Austin, Dallas, Atlanta, New York, Chicago, San Francisco and Los Angeles a special opportunity to unlock special offers and prizes through Samsung Pay.
Samsung Electronics America has unleashed Samsung Pay in the United States today. Samsung Pay launched initially in Korea on August 20th. Plans for bringing the service to the China, Spain and the U.K. are also underway.
As the Pope’s visit is underway, MasterCard has launched the MasterCard Aid Network, an end-to-end, non-financial service designed to streamline aid distribution even in the absence of telecommunications infrastructure. Now, impacted populations can secure basic needs swiftly with the simple dip of a card.
Verifone’s Commander Site Controller and Ruby2 POS solutions have been selected by The Fikes Companies for deployment across its entire chain of CEFCO Convenience Stores.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau nailed of the nation’s two largest debt buyers and collectors for using deceptive tactics to collect bad debts. The Bureau found that Encore Capital Group and Portfolio Recovery Associates (PRA) bought debts that were potentially inaccurate, lacking documentation, or unenforceable.
Djibouti-based East Africa Bank has unveiled its first co-branded MasterCard payment card in Djibouti, with the roll-out of 5,000 MasterCard debit cards.
BBPOS is set to unveil its new WisePOS, an Android smartphone cum mPOS device in just a few weeks. Achieving flexibility and seamless integration into back-end systems, WisePOS demonstrates its uniqueness by combing a smartphone and mPOS features. It provides superior flexibility for merchants to use the Android platform to develop custom applications and services to reduce complexity and optimize their business.
Hong Kong-based BBPOS is unveiling its new Chipper 2X device in the third quarter, the only mobile card payment acceptance solution that integrates magstripe, EMV and NFC contactless compatibility into a single compact audio jack-based design.