Category Archives: standards

Global Investment Banks Back Blockchain Initiative

A number of the world’s largest investment banks are teaming up to develop standards for blockchain technology. This signals that the blockchain is officially entering the mainstream of the financial system. Source: Global Investment Banks Back Blockchain Initiative Advertisements

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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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Why Apple’s iBeacon Is Better Than NFC

Why Apple’s iBeacon Is Better Than NFC ⚙ Co.Labs ⚙ code + community. We have long known that Apple was not interested in NFC, and the detrimental implications to mobile payments that a big player was not carrying a long-awaited … Continue reading

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Canadian chip & PIN has worked to curb Debit Card Fraud

Chart of the Week – Canadian Interac Debit Card Fraud Losses (2006-2012).

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Citi Reaches Significant Milestone in Adoption of ISO 20022 XML Messaging

Citi Reaches Significant Milestone in Adoption of ISO 20022 XML Messaging | Business Wire.

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Constructing the mobile experience at retail outlets

This side of the equation has been overlooked and retailers need to get involved and understand what they need to do in order to jump to the mobile commerce wave. The experience inside the store with the consumer is critical. … Continue reading

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GSMA backs NFC standards

Mobile NFC Gains Momentum as Operators Worldwide Pledge Support for SIM-Based Solution via Mobile NFC Gains Momentum as Operators Worldwide Pledge Support for SIM-Based Solution — HONG KONG, Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ —.

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