Google is finally doing payments right with Android Pay

By Jamie Roberts|2018-12-14T18:38:46+00:00September 7th, 2015|Tags: , |

Google's first take on mobile payment did not pan out well for the company. Google Wallet never appealed to the masses as its privacy issues security holes never really allowed it to take off. The second take, Android Pay, looks more rewarding. With more than one billion active Android [...]

M-Pesa: Yet to make an impact in India

By Jamie Roberts|2018-05-02T09:43:01+00:00May 31st, 2015|Tags: , , , |

M-Pesa has established itself globally as one of the most successful mobile micro-finance and money transfer services. Its network consists of the following countries and regions: Afghanistan, South Africa, parts of Eastern Europe, Kenya, and India. Vodafone, India’s second largest mobile operator introduced M-Pesa in India in 2011. It has [...]

Mobile Contactless Payments in Australia

By Oliver Wastie|2018-05-02T09:43:03+00:00May 6th, 2014|Tags: , , |

The mobile payments landscape is rapidly beginning to change and contactless payment systems are becoming part of everyday life in Australia. Many of the nation’s banks have already successfully implemented various near field communication (NFC) contactless card payment systems, and there have also been trials of NFC contactless mobile [...]