Enabling Technologies

Why Is Google Consolidating Its Services Like Android Pay, Google Wallet, etc., Under the Payments Umbrella?

Google seems to be gathering its wits and energy. It is slowly integrating its payment products like Android Pay and Google Wallet into one solid backend—Google Payments. There’s also been a gradual rebranding as the Google Wallet website has been replaced by the “Payments” name. What this will mean to...

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Payments

OTI Whitepaper - Proximity Payment Transactions

With mobile phones becoming ubiquitous, the development of applications and new technologies to aid in the auxiliary use of mobiles to connect with external peripherals has become mainstream. Read more in the below whitepaper by OTI. [pdf-embedder url="http://letstalkpayments.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/oti-whitepaper-v5-1.pdf"]

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Enabling Technologies

Microsoft And Yandex.Money Announce a Payment App For Nokia Lumia

Microsoft starts providing users of Nokia Lumia in Russia with the payment application of Yandex.Money, a leading payment service in the country. Yandex.Money app allows users to pay for different services without even signing up. These services include phone top-up, internet, utility bills, taxes, fines, etc. Users can also make transfers and pay for...

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Lending

Is Apple Going to Launch P2P Payments Next?

We send and receive money from our friends and family every now and then. Its cash, cheques, and bank transfers most of the times. And nowadays it is Venmo, Square cash and Google wallet transfers, a few times. What if you could start doing this, very securely, from your iPhone?...

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