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Blog post on Apple Pay and why European launch is delayed

Attached post takes up one hinder why it’s not “as easy” to launch in Europe as in USA. It’s about the much lower interchange fee in Europe. Read blog post here I believe there is some more things that making … Continue reading

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Let’s go all-in for NFC for mobile payment in shop

In a research from Strategy Analytics by 2020, 254 million mobile users will pay with their NFC-enabled 5 times per month and at average transaction value of $9. Read more here Comment. After summer last year I didn’t beleive I … Continue reading

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Apple Pay in summary

Below is a summary of the launch yesterday. Apple Pay mobile payment    User iTunes account with Visa or MasterCard or Amex card on file and issued by issuing banks with an agreement with Apple; American Express, Bank of America, … Continue reading

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Mobile enabled commerce the next clondyke

An article that says that the next $100B startup will come from heating up mobile commerce arena. The article also sums up the already crowded space and with a US focus. Read article in Techcrunch here

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Host Card Emulation – winners and losers

The Host Card Emulation (HCE) and now launched/supported by Visa and Mastercard will be a challenge for hardware based solutions (eg. SIM, MicroSD and special memory in phone). Will be interesting to see when/how tech providers like Gemalto, G & D … Continue reading

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Biggest Mobile Payments success story, and it was not written in the US

A summary on mobile payment solutions in Sweden in article by Lets Talk Payments. My comments to the article Klarna’s mobile offer includes that you also can choose post payment (invioce) at mobile sites Seamless has many transactions, very most … Continue reading

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Google Wallet – Two first years learnings

Interesting article on the Google Wallet two first year learnings, including assessment on what went wrong from former product lead for the Google Wallet service. Interestingly summarized into one point of failure – the carriers. Read the article here. As said … Continue reading

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