Khandu is a card game that aims to challenge kids to get them thinking and solve problems creatively. The card game was created by Seven Thinkers, a digital service agency based in Madrid, Spain. It is designed to help kids develop the...Show More Summary
If you have ever been inside one of London’s iconic black cabs you might find yourself wondering why most of them don’t accept credit cards or contactless payment services, that’s because the required framework has not yet been put into...Show More Summary
London is planning to force black cabs to accept card payments before the end of 2016, The Week reports. The city — like many others around the world — is grappling with the rise of ride-hailing apps like Uber. The services offer customers...Show More Summary
Esso and BP have signed reciprocal fuel card agreements to expand the number of service stations that drivers using their respective fuel card can fill up at. The move will enable Esso card customers to fill up at BP branded sites throughout the UK starting in 2016. There are approximately 1,200 BP forecourts in the […]
It’s not always easy for small or temporary businesses like kiosks to accept chip cards and mobile payment services because they don’t necessarily have the required hardware available. It can cost quite a bit to procure terminals for processing card and app-based payments, and that’s what Square is making much easier today with its new reader. Show More Summary
On the Web Samsung will give you a $50 Best Buy gift card if you activate Samsung Pay - 9to5 Google - "Samsung really wants you to use its new payments service, and they’re even willing to give you a $50 Best Buy gift card if you get...Show More Summary
Square is now rolling out a new version of its card reader, one that accepts NFC payments and EMV chip cards alike. This allows small businesses to start accepting contactless payment services like Android Pay and Samsung Pay, along with chip cards, which have recently been rolling out in the United States....
JPMorgan Chase account holders can now use their cards with Samsung Pay. Samsung has added support for Visa-backed Chase credit/debit cards to its mobile payment service. Chase was one of several prominent banks missing from the service at launch. Show More Summary
If you’re a small business that needs to process credit card payments on a smaller scale than say, a big box store, there are some popular options out there, one of which is Square: you might know it as that white plastic card reader that can plug into a smartphone or tablet. It’s easy to get an account — but …
This new service is two years in the making.
LG has indicated it plans to offer a mobile payment service called LG Pay. The company has signed agreements with the largest credit card issuers in South Korea, Shinhan Card and KB Bookman Card. LG said LG Pay will work with all its phones, but it did not describe what technology it will use to power the system. Show More Summary
If you use Uber for both business and work, it can be a pain handling the accounting, having to remember to claim the business rides back on expenses. But the service now allows you to register a second credit card for business use, and then simply tap your Personal or Business profile in the app to charge […]
The Apple Pay service is now live in Australia for American Express card holders. It will give those users a way to connect their card to their iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus and Apple Watch to pay for purchases using their devices. It will also work on the older iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Show More Summary
As expected, the Apple Pay mobile payments service for the latest iPhone and Apple Watch models has gone live in Australia, where it is already Thursday. Apple Pay for apps is also available for devices without NFC, such as recent iPad models. The service debuted earlier this week in Canada, following the late 2014 launch […]
LG has confirmed that it is looking to close deals with major card companies as it prepares to launch its own mobile payment service.
While the service only links with American Express cards for now, it’s understood Apple has signed up with over a 1,000 banks globally and is keen to gain similar traction in Australia.
It gets started with only American Express, and even then, Amex cards issued by Canadian banks won't support Apple's mobile payments service.
NEW YORK (AP) — Apple's year-old mobile-payments service is expanding to more countries, banks and merchants, as it faces growing competition and some challenges before it becomes as commonplace as plastic cards. Jennifer Bailey, Apple's...Show More Summary
Payment service faces growing competition and some challenges before it becomes as commonplace as plastic cards
Staff at the Whitstable office of Fuel Card Services have raised £1,337 for the Royal British Legion’s 2015 Poppy Appeal. The employees asked local businesses to donate raffle prizes, then sold tickets and made collections outside their local Tesco. The grand prize was a luxury weekend break, with other prizes including a recording studio session, […]