Enabling Technologies

Apple's Coming $800 B Opportunity, Starbucks CEO focus on mPayments, Kindle-Based Checkout System, Vodafone ‘M-Pesa’ India, Payment News

Payment News for today from our News Aggregation wing:  1. Fool.com - Mobile - Enabling Technologies Payments: Apple's Coming $800 Billion Opportunity Shares of Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) are back in the doghouse after the tech giant disappointed investors in its weaker-than-expected earnings report Monday after the bell. Soft iPhone...

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Enabling Technologies

Mobile Payments Provider iKaaz Raises Funds

Bangalore based mobile payments solution provider iKaaz has successfully raised seed investment.  So far boot-strapped, this is the first external investment that the startup has received. The group of investors led by Ananda Kallugadde says, “In addition to the traction that iKaaz has already been able to generate, we were...

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BankTech

Airtel SL NFC launch, Accuity on STP Rates, US is behind, Mobile payments in Australia, Arrest of BitInstant CEO, Payment News

Payment News for today from our News Aggregation wing:   1. Colombogazette - Airtel, HNB commercially launch Lanka’s first NFC system Bharti Airtel Lanka along with Hatton National Bank (HNB), Sony Felica and the Matara Passenger Transport Company Ltd today commercially launched Sri Lanka’s first NFC (Near Field Communication) enabled multi-functioned...

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Enabling Technologies

Surprisingly, of all the alternate means of payments, e-wallet the fastest growing globally says Worldpay

Report Name: Your global guide to alternate payments, 2nd Edition  Publisher: WorldPay The total value of payments processed through alternative means (i.e. bank transfer, debit cards, wallets, mobile, cash on delivery and others) went up by 21% in 2013, while the turnover value went up by 44%, as compared to...

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Payments

News Aggregation – Memo to Stripe, The Billion-Dollar Startups, Fargo tests voice-recognition, Payment News

Payment News for today:  1. Pando.com - Memo to Stripe: Winning the hearts of Valley startups is not winning payments.  Earlier this week, news broke that payments company Stripe raised an $80 million Series C from Khosla Ventures, Sequoia Capital, and Founders Fund (Disclosure: Founders Fund is an investor in PandoDaily)....

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Payments

2Checkout Lets you Accept Payments in 196 Countries via 8 Payment Methods

2Checkout maximizes online sales conversions by giving global buyers localized payment options. Over 50,000 merchants are linked to the company. 2Checkout supports transactions in 196 countries through 8 payment methods, 26 currencies, and 15 languages. E-service includes a merchant account, a pre-integrated payment gateway, international fraud prevention, PCI compliance, and...

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