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PayPal snaps up fraud prevention player Simility for $120m

NEWSBYTE PayPal has announced that it is to acquire fraud prevention and risk management platform, Simility, for $120 million in cash. The acquisition, which is...

Five industries that are being transformed by blockchain | Expert panel

ANALYSIS: How will blockchain impact health, manufacturing, the supply chain, energy, and the financial sector? Kate O'Flaherty compares the reality with the hype. Internet of...

Retail IoT: Co-op adopts smartphone checkout tech in stores

Shoppers at Co-op supermarkets will soon be able to checkout their own purchases via their smartphones, in a bid to avoid time-consuming queues. A new...

Internet of Banking & Payments: where every device is a payment...

With the impending arrival of the second payment services directive in January, the pressure is on financial institutions to ensure they’re ready for...

WeWork and Mastercard to trial pay-as-you-go workspaces

WeWork occupants are trying out pay-as-you-work hot desks in a tie-up with payments company Mastercard. Payments company Mastercard and office space provider WeWork have partnered on...

Bank of America, FitPay partner to speed up wearable payments

Bank of America and contactless payment platform provider FitPay have agreed to extend wearables payment services to the bank's customers. The collaboration between Bank of America and...

FitPay brings prepaid functionality to IoT and wearable devices

Contactless payments company FitPay is set to offer prepaid capabilities on IoT and wearable devices. Announcing the new features, FitPay, a subsidiary of mobile security...

Visa Europe: In Internet of Payments, convenience and security will rule

Internet of Business talks payments with Jonathan Vaux, executive director of engagement at the Visa Innovation Center London. In February this year, Visa announced the...

Visa study: US consumers ready to pay with connected devices

Two-thirds of US consumers are happy to use a connected device to make a payment when shopping and more than three out of four...

Mastercard: “Every connected device will be a commerce device.”

Internet of Business speaks to Christophe Zehnacker, head of strategic digital partnerships at global payments company Mastercard, about the coming ‘Internet of Payment Things’....

Mastercard aims to boost IoT security with NuData acquisition

Mastercard, the financial services company, has entered into an agreement to acquire NuData Security, a global technology provider that aims to help enterprises prevent...

IBM and Visa team up for IoT-enabled payments

Technology company IBM is teaming up with financial services corporation Visa to enable consumers to make payments goods or services using IoT-enabled devices. IBM’s Watson IoT...
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