Payments

Mobile Paired Television Commerce – See It, Shop It!

Television-commerce is the innovative concept of buying and selling through interactive television. With this, users can view all product related information and then proceed to trade, pay, check logistics, and other value added activities. The first T-commerce application was pre-loaded into Samsung Smart TVs launched in 2012 and 2013. The...

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Facebook Launches Messenger Platform for Businesses = Chat, Content 2.0 & Payments Integration Soon

After integrating P2P payments into the Messenger platform, Facebook is now looking at more ways to make the messaging platform more powerful. Facebook’s latest initiative is to make Messenger an effective communication tool for businesses. Facebook will now let e-commerce companies use Messenger to communicate with customers. In an official...

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Northwestern Mutual Acquires LearnVest for Over $250 Million

Northwestern Mutual has announced that it has acquired LearnVest, a leading player in online financial planning and client experience technology. This partnership brings together the best of what each company offers – Northwestern Mutual's world-class financial professionals and best-in-class products, combined with LearnVest's breakthrough technology and innovative financial planning platform....

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Payments

Shopkeep Launches New Payment System for its POS Equipment

ShopKeep, the cloud-based technology provider with more than 16,000 registers in use by retail shops, restaurants, and other organizations, has introduced ShopKeep Payments. ShopKeep Payments is a fully customizable payment processing solution for retail shops, restaurants and other businesses that prefer to have one centralized system for their merchant services...

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BankTech

Market Dynamics are Changing in the Acquiring Space

The payment industry is going through a series of transformations. The payment methods preferred by customers are shifting from card-present to card-not-present (CNP). The impact of this change can be seen across all stakeholders in the industry. Merchant acquirers and processors who play a pivotal role in the payments industry...

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Payments

Powa Technologies Brings EMV & NFC Capabilities to the PowaPOS SDK

Powa Technologies has formed a strategic partnership with AnywhereCommerce, a global provider of mobile commerce technology, by integrating AnywhereCommerce’s mSuite Solutions into the PowaPOS SDK. Through this partnership, independent software vendors (ISVs) will gain access to AnywhereCommerce’s suite of EMV and NFC payment solutions for iOS, Android, and Windows tablet-based...

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