A MasterCard mobile application that helps consumers find merchants that accept contactless payments highlights the scarcity of near field communications-enabled businesses in the United States and raises questions about the technology’s prospects for gaining mass-market acceptance.
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A multitude of events surrounding mobile payments will be seen during this year’s World Series, including MasterCard and Major League Baseball’s support for Apple Pay.
MasterCard is introducing a new travel-inspired advertising campaign titled “One More Day” to encourage individuals to take advantage of vacation days and to promote its updated Travel Concierge application.
With mobile payments growth progressing slowly thanks to ongoing security concerns and a lack of consumer enthusiasm, MasterCard and PayPal’s Venmo are taking a different route to the top by focusing on geolocation.
Starbucks Australia and Major League Baseball are among the first marketers to leverage MasterCard’s new in-application purchasing capabilities introduced today at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
The Host Card Emulation feature in Android KitKat for driving near-field communications mobile payments just got a big boost in the form of support from MasterCard and Visa, which could spell trouble for Isis.
NEW YORK – A Bass Pro Shops executive at the NRF 103rd Annual Convention & Expo said as mobile traffic continues to grow, speeding up checkout will be the determining factor in increasing conversions for retailers.
MasterCard is crowdsourcing its New Year’s Eve campaign by asking consumers to contribute their priceless moments via Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Commonwealth Bank of Australia customers who own a Samsung Galaxy S4 can now pay for purchases using the bank’s mobile application at merchants accepting MasterCard PayPass contactless payments.
J.Crew now lets consumers checkout online using MasterCard’s MasterPass, simplifying the shopping experience with a speedier transaction process.