Articles Tagged ‘Android’


Fifth Third Bank promotes Android-friendly payments via Masterpass wallet

July 29, 2016

Fifth Third Bank is enabling its Android customers to seamlessly make purchases within mobile applications, in stores and online by taking advantage of its Masterpass integration, highlighting the need for financial institutions to roll out digital payments services accessible for a wide array of smartphone users.

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Mobile Minutes: Apple’s TV aspirations; Amazon beats estimates; Android handsets advance; Square adds service

July 29, 2016

Today in mobile marketing – Apple’s hard-charging tactics hurt TV expansion; Amazon revenue beats estimates as cloud sales surge; Android handset makers’ advance squeezes Apple; Square will let its sellers schedule deposits.

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Wells Fargo highlights Android-friendly commerce opportunities with mobile wallet

July 21, 2016

Wells Fargo is reminding financial institutions not to overlook non-iOS customers with a mobile wallet for Android devices, enabling users to make purchases at participating merchants by holding their smartphones up to contactless readers.

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Wells Fargo joins mobile wallet bandwagon as bank offerings take off

May 25, 2016

Wells Fargo will soon enable Android users to take advantage of an in-application wallet integration for making NFC payments from their smartphones, highlighting the thickening competition among financial institutions in the payments sector.

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Mobile Minutes: Ad blocking grows; Android’s EU problem; Augmented reality; Apple settles

April 21, 2016

Today in mobile marketing – Ad blocking set for sharp rise towards epidemic; EU: Google abused mobile app market with Android; Peter Jackson: Augmented reality will be bigger than mobile; Apple to pay $24.9 million to settle Siri patent lawsuit.

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Mobile Minutes: 360-degree VR; Android’s antitrust problem; LinkedIn courts college students; Amazon challenges Netflix

April 19, 2016

Today in mobile marketing – YouTube adds live 360-degree VR videos; Android antitrust: Google’s big problem in Europe could result in $7.5B fine; LinkedIn’s big play for students; Amazon ups the ante on streaming video, challenging Netflix.

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Mcommerce sales on iPhone catch up to iPad for first time: report

April 15, 2016

For the first time, online sales on the iPhone – which have been growing steadily – caught up with purchases completed on the iPad during the first quarter of 2016, according to new data from Bizrate Insights.

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Capital One’s on-the-go credit tracker lands on Android

April 15, 2016

Capital One continues to extend the reach of a new mobile-first credit monitoring service, CreditWise, by bringing it to Android users as the financial organization prioritizes anytime, anyplace interactive services.

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Android Pay’s British debut raises stakes among competitors

March 24, 2016

As Android Pay journeys across the pond to British consumers’ smartphones, competitors such as Apple Pay and Samsung Pay will be forced to get creative in their efforts to entice users by providing utility, including rewards, offers and order-ahead options.

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Google tries to crack formula for invisible payments with Hands Free app

March 4, 2016

Android Pay is still hoping for takeoff, but Google already has its sights on the next generation of alternative payments with a hands-free solution being piloted by McDonald’s and Papa John’s.

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