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Posts from Date:   2013-9

Recent Activity in Mobile Payments – PayPal, Apple, Google Wallet, Barclays Pingit and ISIS

by Rajesh Kandaswamy  |  September 24, 2013

There has been a flurry of activity recently in mobile payments. Here are a few of the key ones: PayPal – New Wallet, BillMeLater, Beacon Device & Order Ahead features attempt to catalyze the market This builds upon the earlier post, ‘Mobile Payments – The Revolution is on Hold?’. PayPal’s approach follows Scenario 2, trying […]

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Mobile Payments – The Revolution is on Hold?

by Rajesh Kandaswamy  |  September 13, 2013

Smartphones have become wildly popular rapidly. Everyone agrees that mobile payments using these phones will make our plastic cards obsolete. But, this has not taken off. The commonly identified culprits are either the customer, who has not found much use in it or the lack of a ‘killer app’. But, it is more than that. […]

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