IBM has teamed up with Visa to create thousands of potential points of sale, using Watson’s Internet of Things (IoT) platform to bring all devices online. Makers of cars, desks, fitness devices, and smart home appliances will be able to integrate Visa’s payments platform seamlessly, according to the company’s press release. See Also: Is diabetes […]
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 […]
Forget about Olympic medals, the jewelry Olympic athletes will be donning during the Olympic Games in Rio will be a little more subtle. Visa has created a new ring that replaces credit/debit cards, and the Olympic games are being positioned as its proving grounds for the technology. For athletes, keeping up with keys and cards […]
Visa Europe plans to launch a new temporary wearable at the Eurovision Song Contest, which allows attendees to purchase goods during the event Stockholm, Sweden. The wearable will be available for purchase at the Eurovision village and will work with any provider that supports near field communication (NFC); also known as contactless payment. Users will […]
A backstage win for pay-by-iPhone.