Archive | November, 2011

11/30/11: MasterCard, Western Union, ‘An Easy Way To Pay’, 99Bill

MasterCard and Western Union Partner on Electronic Payments http://bit.ly/sapgEK MasterCard and Western Union have been working together to provide prepaid card services for the past year. The expanded global relationship makes MasterCard the preferred brand for Western Union-sponsored prepaid programs around the world and makes Western Union the preferred money transfer service for MasterCard. Consumers […]

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11/29/11: Red Laser, Milo, PayPal, American Express, BPC Banking Technologies

Red Laser Mobile App Now Supports PayPal and Milo http://bit.ly/uMMnEy The new Red Laser app has integrated Milo for local inventory and PayPal’s Mobile Express checkout for payment. One of the first merchants to integrate this truly multi-channel experience is Toys R Us. American Express Announces ‘Gift Chain’ Rewards http://bit.ly/w0S2QH American Express has announced The Gift Chain, […]

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11/28/11: JD Power and Associates, Euronet Payments & Card Services, O2

UK: Customers’ satisfaction levels with banks on the way up – research http://bit.ly/ue1O33 According to a recent study, more customers are generally more satisfied with the UK banks’ facilities. However, banks will have to change their policies regarding fees and complaints. On a scale of 1000 points, the satisfaction level of retail banking customers has […]

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11/24/11: SunGard, Ambit MyMoney, Facebook Credits, QVC, CashStar

SunGard rolls out social media-enabled online and mobile banking platform Ambit MyMoney http://goo.gl/NJJd5 SunGard, a global software and technology services company, has rolled out a social-enabled online and mobile banking platform, dubbed Ambit MyMoney, to enable banks to provide their customers with online and mobile banking services via the web, mobile phone and tablet computer. […]

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11/23/11: MasterCard, Telefónica, Nilson Report, eBay

MasterCard and Telefónica Create Mobile Joint Venture in Brazil http://goo.gl/7gvSn MasterCard and Telefónica have announced they are forming a joint venture to offer mobile financial solutions for 65 million Vivo consumers in Brazil. “The initiative will create a mobile wallet allowing consumers to make payments via their mobile phones as well as transfer funds, pay bills and […]

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11/22/11: Android One Click API, Xsolla, Visa Inc.

PaymentOne Introduces PayOne Mobile SDK for Android Developers http://goo.gl/eDZXe By adding the simple Android One Click API from the PayOne Mobile SDK in their code, Android developers can begin making money from app downloads and in-app purchases made over the PaymentOne network, spanning more than 70 countries and 3.5 billion consumers. PaymentOne pioneered direct carrier […]

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11/21/11: ShopSavvy, Yodlee, IMRWorld European e-Christmas Sales

ShopSavvy 5 now features one-tap mobile purchasing capabilities http://goo.gl/mhphV US-based mobile shopping assistant ShopSavvy has released its latest version, ShopSavvy 5, in Apple’s App Store and the Android Market. ShopSavvy 5 offers enhanced features including one-tap purchasing for shoppers who want to buy products online from Walmart, Target, Best Buy and other major US retailers. […]

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11/18/11: Magento, Kount, PayPal, Facebook, CHARGE

Magento integrates Kount fraud prevention service with Magento Go e-commerce platform http://bit.ly/rEqCev Magento, an e-commerce solutions provider, has entered a partnership with Kount, the US fraud-fighting technology developer, to add the latter’s enterprise-level fraud prevention platform to the Magento Go hosted platform.   PayPal introduces “Send Money” Facebook application http://bit.ly/vR81ln PayPal has rolled out a […]

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11/17/11: Google, Google Checkout, Google Wallet, Visa, Epson America

Google Checkout is Transitioning to Google Wallet http://goo.gl/RkOmR Google has announced on their blog that they are merging their two wallets (Google Checkout online and Google Wallet in phone) into a single wallet that can be used online from your computer and used in-store with your phone.   Visa Digital Wallet To Be Named “V.me” http://goo.gl/XD7Nf Visa […]

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11/16/11: Visa Europe, m-Via, Auriemma Consulting Group

Visa Europe Invests in Beyond Analysis to Strengthen Analytics Capabilities http://goo.gl/jBNz4 Visa Europe announced that it has taken a minority stake in Beyond Analysis. “The investment will strengthen Visa Europe’s data analytics capabilities and forms part of its strategy to deliver increased value for consumers, retailers and banks through electronic payments.”   m-Via Launches Boom Mobile Money […]

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