Category Archives: Mobile wallet

Happy 1st birthday, Apple Pay?

Apple Pay Consumer Adoption Rates Still Slow. A new article provides the latest data and projections of just how well Apple Pay is doing and how it’s expected to trend over the next 3-5 years. Source: Apple Pay Consumer Adoption … Continue reading

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Amazing read on Apple’s long-run strategy to challenge the financial industry after bending telecom carriers.

MPD CEO Karen Webster walks thru Apple’s mobile carrier playbook over the last 8 years and draws some interesting parallels to its entry into mobile payments. Source: Are Banks At Risk Of Losing Out To Apple Pay? | PYMNTS.com

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Apple Pay Hurdles at Checkout Counter

Apple Pay Running Into Hurdles at Checkout Counter, Survey Finds – Bloomberg Business. Check out recent trends in usage and the most common hurdles found in the field.

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Inroads Made by Apple Pay

Inroads Made by Apple Pay Propel ‘Mobile Wallet’ Idea – WSJ. At last, the wheels are beginning to turn….

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The endangered SIM card. Apple disrupting the telco establishment

Mobile telecoms: The endangered SIM card | The Economist. Control of the last mile has been put now even closer to the mobile phone. Reports claiming that Apple is developing a new soft SIM card, will make it easier for … Continue reading

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Implications of the Apple pay and CurrentC’s stand-off in the US

CurrentC And The Big Merchant Mess | PYMNTS.com.

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Apple’s Touch ID Changes Could Revolutionize Mobile Payments

Apple’s Touch ID Changes Could Revolutionize Mobile Payments | Re/code. No big announcement on payments this week by Apple, as many had speculated but finger print touch ID is holding that expectation. The problem is that that kind of approach … Continue reading

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