Articles Tagged ‘MasterCard’


PayPal’s new app turns attention to business-specific mobile needs

December 1, 2016

PayPal is making life easier for businesses by releasing a new mobile application, aside from the main consumer-facing one, that is intended for businesses to help them keep track of their various financial data and decisions.

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Citi joins mobile pay as consumer adoption reaches highpoint

November 14, 2016

As mobile payments reach critical mass, Citibank is joining the onslaught of providers with its standalone digital wallet as a part of its quest to provide consumers with a wide array of options of interest.

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Mastercard unveils chatbot platform for merchants and banks along with wearable payments

October 27, 2016

Mastercard is taking two big steps forward when it comes to mobile integration thanks to a new chatbot system and a partnership that brings payments to wearable devices, signaling that the credit card company is committed to making multichannel retail more mobile.

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Mastercard taps Samsung, Google and Microsoft for strength in mobile pay

October 25, 2016

Mastercard is making a strategic step forward with its Masterpass, by integrating with established mobile pay platforms such as Android Pay and Samsung Pay.

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Mastercard continues mobile pay push, expands Masterpass features and coverage

September 12, 2016

Mastercard’s digital payment service Masterpass is expanding its global coverage and highlighting its many features designed to give users comprehensive financial control in their smartphones.

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Mastercard, PayPal get cozier with more payment options

September 7, 2016

Mastercard and PayPal are expanding their long-standing partnership to highlight the former’s payment options more clearly within PayPal’s platform and offer Masterpass acceptance to Braintree merchants, foreshadowing the potency that financial services’ cross-partnerships can yield.

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Mastercard transforms The Barclays into testing ground for in-app payments

August 25, 2016

Mastercard is continuing its tradition of bringing its latest technologies to The Barclays golfing event by enabling this year’s attendees to use the enhanced Masterpass solution to buy merchandise on-site and leverage the Qkr! with Masterpass application to order concessions directly to their seats.

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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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Mastercard looks to maximize mobile payments capabilities with VocaLink acquisition

July 22, 2016

Mastercard has acquired British payment-technology provider VocaLink, following a string of innovations for its Masterpass mobile payment service, in a bid to even out adoption of the technology in all markets and become a top contender in the crowded space.

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Masterpass arrives in stores and messages, potentially boosting mobile payments

July 15, 2016

Mastercard, which has thrown its hat into the ring of in-store mobile payments with Masterpass arriving at bricks-and-mortar locations such as BJs and Subway, hopes to become a leader by tacking on vending machine connectivity, Cake Pay integration, messaging purchases and banking partnerships.

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