Archive | September, 2011

09/30/11: Simplee, Everyday Cardless Bank, Identity Management Metrics, Identropy

Simplee Launches Free Online Payments for Medical Bills http://bit.ly/qyjdet Simplee has announced the launch of a fully integrated electronic bill payment service, “making it possible for the first time to pay all of your medical bills and manage all of your health insurance plans and expenses in a single place. Whether for an individual or an entire family, […]

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09/29/11: Isis NFC standards, Visa Europe, Savtira

HTC, LG, Motorola Mobility, RIM, Samsung Mobile, Sony Ericsson and DeviceFidelity agree to implement Isis NFC standards http://bit.ly/pwv7V7 The announcement was made by Isis, the joint venture between operators AT&T Mobility, T-Mobile USA and Verizon Wireless. According to their representatives, HTC, LG, Motorola Mobility, RIM, Samsung Mobile and Sony Ericsson are in agreement to introduce […]

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09/28/11: Isis, WorldPay, MoBank Group, PAY.ON

Major Handset Manufacturers to Implement Isis NFC Technology Standards http://bit.ly/nTkH0o “Isis’ technology standards provide the direction and certainty needed for the development and deployment of NFC devices and the mobile commerce ecosystem,” said Scott Mulloy, chief technology officer, Isis. “Working together with the device makers and our founding mobile carriers, Isis can provide the consumer […]

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09/27/11: Visa Europe, Xpress Money, icueTV

Visa Europe adds Matrix Display card to CodeSure family http://bit.ly/rgydfc   Visa Europe has made available the CodeSure Matrix Display card, the latest addition to its CodeSure card range. Built on the multi-channel authentication system offered by CodeSure, the Matrix Display card adds a customisable dot matrix display that supports local languages and non-Roman character […]

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09/26/11: Credit Card Fraud, Commerce Bank, Tencent

Travel sector suffering more than most from credit card fraud http://bit.ly/po68P0 Travel companies suffer a higher rate of card fraud than the average UK business as a result of the explosion in card-not-present transactions. An industry conference in London yesterday was told that overall card fraud is falling, but card-not-present transactions have ballooned and retailers invariably […]

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09/23/11: Google Wallet, Intuit, AIB

Why Google Wallet Will Own the Mobile Payment Space http://bit.ly/nFde35   Almost four months after Google first revealed its new mobile payments application, Google Wallet, the app is finally rolling out to the masses this week. Unfortunately, only a few smartphones – including the Samsung (SEO: 005930) Nexus S and Nexus S 4G – currently […]

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09/22/11: PaymentOne, DailyDeal, iPay Technologies

PaymentOne Announces 7 Day Payout for Mobile Payments http://bit.ly/mSExEO   PaymentOne today announced PayOne FastPay, an industry-first mobile payments program that guarantees disbursements to merchants in as fast as seven days, dramatically reducing the typical 60-90 day waiting period for payouts required by carriers and other mobile payment vendors.   Google buys daily discounts site […]

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09/21/11: TechCrunch, American Express, Weemba, Earthport

American Express Acquires Virtual Currency Platform Provider http://bit.ly/qiSyOZ   TechCrunch is reporting that American Express has acquired Sometrics, an virtual currency platform and in-game payments provider serving the online game industry, for $30 million. Supposedly, Sometrics will be used within American Express’ Serve digital payments platform. No details have been disclosed, but AmEx has confirmed the acquisition […]

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easyOwn WordPress integration

This is a small Sample for the independent Basket. These Buttons – no matter on which website – opens your independent basket and push products, services, subscriptions or donations to it. Click it simply to buy a easyOwn “Men´s Zipper Hoodie”…!

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09/20/11: NFC, Visa, Google, Sprint, Google Wallet

New Report Focuses on NFC and Mobile Payments Landscape http://bit.ly/pWr8FC There is much buzz around the growth of mobile payments in the United States, with predictions that it will hit $214 billion by 2014, according to Aite Group. But which of the many possible approaches — including integrated NFC, non-integrated contactless, bar codes, cloud-based solutions, […]

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