Mobile Payments

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Starbucks Is Preparing for Delivery in 2015
Ecommerce

Starbucks Is Preparing for Delivery in 2015

Howard Schultz calls the coffee giant's plans to deliver food and drinks "ecommerce on steroids."
Kate Taylor
Apple Pay Opponent MCX Suffers Hack Attack
Mobile Payments

Apple Pay Opponent MCX Suffers Hack Attack

Email addresses from pilot participants were stolen, the company said, though the forthcoming mobile app -- which lets users purchase goods by scanning a QR code -- was not affected.
Geoff Weiss
Google Wallet Creator's New Startup Gives Credit Card Terminals a Serious Facelift
Payments

Google Wallet Creator's New Startup Gives Credit Card Terminals a Serious Facelift

Osama Bedier is trying to shake up how people pay in stores with a new souped-up rival to the credit card readers sitting next to most cash registers.
JP Mangalindan
Alibaba's Jack Ma Says He's Open to Working With Apple on Payments
Mobile Payments

Alibaba's Jack Ma Says He's Open to Working With Apple on Payments

Alipay, an Alibaba affiliate, is China's largest payments service.
Taco Bell Now Lets You Order and Pay Ahead by Smartphone
Mobile Payments

Taco Bell Now Lets You Order and Pay Ahead by Smartphone

Taco Bell is now the first fast-food chain to offer nationwide mobile ordering and payments for both drive-thru and dining room orders.
Kate Taylor
Apple CEO Fires Back as Retailers Block 'Pay'
Apple Pay

Apple CEO Fires Back as Retailers Block 'Pay'

Tim Cook said there are plenty of other retailers around the world to sign up.
CVS Health, Rite Aid Block Apple Pay in Their Stores
Apple Pay

CVS Health, Rite Aid Block Apple Pay in Their Stores

Looks like things aren't running as smoothly as Apple hoped for its new mobile payments technology.
I Tried Apple Pay for the First Time and It Worked Flawlessly
Apple Pay

I Tried Apple Pay for the First Time and It Worked Flawlessly

Apple's new payments system, Apple Pay, has launched. This is exactly how easy it is to set up and use.
It's Time to Wire Your Business for Indoor Location-Based Search
Location-based Marketing

It's Time to Wire Your Business for Indoor Location-Based Search

Think of it as GPS for inside your store. The largest retailers are implementing the technology but it's affordable for everybody.
Brett Relander
Starbucks to Give Away Free Coffee for Next 30 Years in New Holiday Contest
Starbucks

Starbucks to Give Away Free Coffee for Next 30 Years in New Holiday Contest

The coffee giant continues to prove itself a master of buzz.
Kate Taylor
The Finns Are Coming, and They Mean Business
Startups

The Finns Are Coming, and They Mean Business

Check out these three cool, innovative Nordic startups that are seeking to expand to the U.S.
Adam Callinan
Apple Pay Officially Arrives Monday, Oct. 20
Apple

Apple Pay Officially Arrives Monday, Oct. 20

The new payments paradigm has been billed as a potential credit-card killer.
Geoff Weiss
French Bank, Twitter Team Up for Money Transfers
Mobile Payments

French Bank, Twitter Team Up for Money Transfers

One of the country's largest banks is teaming up with the social network to allow its customers to transfer money via tweets.
Square Just Unveiled Something Coffee Addicts Have Been Dreaming About Forever
Square

Square Just Unveiled Something Coffee Addicts Have Been Dreaming About Forever

The mobile payments company's Order app now allows users to pre-order their coffee and alerts baristas as they approach.
Kate Taylor