Monthly Archives: October 2012

Vodafone goes all-in..or not

Today Vodafone launch that they will provide all of their users with a global general mobile wallet. Only need is a special SIM, add a TSM (Gemalto) and that all 400+ sub’s need a NFC handset. Start is in 2013 … Continue reading

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Mobile payment usage stat’s

Now that ISIS pilot is launched in Austin and Salt Lake City even more comparisons will be coming up. The most interesting in this article is the usage stat’s of mobile payment methods in US by Yankee Group. Two comments … Continue reading

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Softbank buys Sprint for $20,1B

Interesting news from Japan and US. Japan’s Softbank this morning confirmed plans to acquire US operator Sprint, taking a 70 percent share in the carrier for US$20.1 billion. In the mobile payment sphere..does this mean that Google Wallet goes Japan? … Continue reading

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Isis pilot have a date!

At last the Google Wallet head-on competitor Isis has set a date for the start of the mobile payment service, October 22nd and at selected merchants in Salt Lake and Austin. The app looks nice but a lot of dependencies.. … Continue reading

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