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Mobile Payments Gained More Momentum In 2011

The chatter coming from the industry near the end of last year was that 2011 would be when mobile card acceptance and payments finally emerge as legitimate experiences for consumers and merchants in the United States. That proved to be partly true. Companies such as...

Mobile Payment Prospects Spur App-Pitching Events

The app-pitching event underscores the excitement about emerging opportunities in mobile payment, although it is an unlikely forum for discovering a breakthrough application that will achieve widespread adoption, one analyst suggests. “This looks like a unique way for...

Contest Crowdsources Mobile Payment App Development

The app-pitching event underscores the excitement about emerging opportunities in mobile payment, and it “looks like a unique way for one company to generate ideas through crowd-sourcing and to build interest in mobile applications in general,” says Todd...