Public transportation systems around the world are very different. Ticketing systems and route information are often confusing and rarely convenient for the user. But what if your credit card could act as a Fifth Element-style multipass enabling you to board that commuter train or bus with a wave of your hand? This is the idea […]
In today’s busy world, there is an emerging trend in quick and easy bill payment on the fly. Consumer interest is growing at a rate that is driving firms to look for ways to create connected payment solutions. According to Tractica, wearable payment transaction amounts could grow to around $501 billion by 2020, with close […]
MasterCard is partnering with 100 Resilient Cities (100RC) to boost digital payments as a way of making smart cities more efficient and disaster-proof. According to Pyments.com, the U.S. credit card behemoth is teaming up with the 100RC group which provides free expertise, tools and services to member cities. The group, led by the Rockefeller Foundation, […]
A backstage win for pay-by-iPhone.
Make sure you have all your plastic credit and loyalty cards with you when you go shopping this holiday season.