Industry News - Payment Processing Technologies

As Mobile Payments Pick Up Steam, Security Becomes More Important

The technology behind mobile payments has been around for some time, but it's only been recently that consumers and merchants alike started adopting it in larger numbers. ... more

Security still a priority for boosting mobile payments

In recent years, one of the big issues experts have cited as potentially holding back more widespread adoption of mobile payment platforms, among both merchants and consumers, is security. ... more

EMV expected to keep gaining steam, curb fraud

Over the past year-plus, the number of merchants that have moved to adopt an EMV-ready point-of-sale device has risen sharply. ... more

Consumers want more mobile acceptance from merchants

One of the biggest issues in the move toward more widespread use of mobile payments has been something of a "chicken and the egg" scenario. ... more

Three fronts where mobile payments can move forward

When it comes to the ways in which mobile payments may be able to gain a wider and more receptive audience in the near future, experts usually point to a handful of improvements platform providers and developers can make. ... more

Mobile payments could explode in the years ahead

Over the past two years or so, the interest among both consumers and merchants in utilizing mobile payment platforms to complete everyday transactions has grown appreciably. ... more

EMV expected to grow in 2017

Over the course of 2016, the payments industry as a whole enjoyed a period of strong growth for EMV payments. ... more

What's coming next for mobile payments?

Over the past few years, mobile payments have slowly but surely started to become more popular among consumers and merchants alike. ... more

Mobile payments pick up steam as overall card use grows

Across the country, many Americans are finally starting to come around on the idea of using mobile devices to make everyday payments. ... more

EMV catching on globally, but U.S. merchants still lagging

The EMV liability shift has grabbed headlines in the U.S. for more than a year, but that payment platform has been in use globally for many years. ... more

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