Mobile applications the next step in consumer payments

  • February 24, 2013
Those that follow the payment industry know that the debate about credit cards killing the use of cash as a payment process has raged for some time. Now, however, a new method needs to be added …

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Mobile commerce apps experiencing fastest growing adoption

  • February 20, 2013
Many companies are starting to take mobile commerce, better known as mcommerce, more seriously as a viable revenue stream. As mobile devices and applications continue to increase in …

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Mobile payments come to JCPenney

  • February 13, 2013
Anyone walking into a select number of JCPenney department stores today may notice something a little different when they go to make a purchase. After several months of talk and speculation, the …

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New cloud compliance guidelines released by PCI SSC

  • February 08, 2013
One of the major concerns for the payment card industry (PCI) is ensuring the security¬†of every transaction. However, there has been a recent debate over the use of cloud systems and how they should …

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Mobile payment industry has several options for SMBs

  • February 06, 2013
Mobile technology had influenced how we handle a number of different tasks. One industry¬†on the cusp of a major mobile overhaul is payment processing and cash registers.In a recent report for Street …

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Smartphones revolutionizing the mobile salesmen

  • January 31, 2013
According to a report from comScore at the end of last year, there are more than 123 million smartphone users in the United States. With the increase in functionality of these devices, it is easy to …

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Consumers show confidence in mCommerce

  • January 30, 2013
Nearly every industry has been affected by the increased functionality of mobile devices over the last few years. On top of that, there have been numerous reports during that same time frame that …

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Most Merchants Unlikely to Surcharge Credit Card Sales

  • January 30, 2013
Effective January 27, 2013 merchants in the U.S. region and U.S. territories have the option of adding a surcharge to Visa and MasterCard credit cards. Yet despite the media hype over these recent …

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Mobile commerce hits local food trucks and fortune 500 companies alike

  • January 29, 2013
In Boston, it was recently announced that in the Spring and Summer, there will be 56 total food trucks, which is nearly four times the amount that were in existence in 2011. The city will see several …

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Tablet POS platforms gain steam with merchants

  • January 28, 2013
Over the last few years, the cash register system has seen more competition than ever before because of the advancements in mobile technology. Many businesses that had been cash only - like food …

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