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Bitcoin and Fintech Companies Should Explore Snaps For iMessage Marketing

by JP Buntinxon September 14, 2016
Over the past few days, there has been a lot of focus on iMessage integrating payment options. Snaps, a mobile messaging platform used to create emoji keyboards and chatbots, will launch its branded iMessage applications. All of this goes to show Apple’s messaging service has never been more popular. Things are getting quite busy for […]
iMessage Circle Bitcoin

Apple Adds Circle Support To iMessage But No Word on Bitcoin

by JP Buntinxon September 8, 2016
The iMessage service provided by Apple has been captivating audiences all over the world. Although the service is only available on iPhones, it is a great way to stay in touch with friends and family. Apple announced their plans to make the service more visual and integrate payment options. Circle, a Bitcoin company, will be […]
Apple Pay Boycott Australia

ACCC Needs More Time To Ponder Over Australian Apple Pay Boycott

by JP Buntinxon August 19, 2016
The battle between Apple and the major Australian banks is far from over. Even though the institutions do their best to prevent customers from using Apple Pay, the technology giant is not making things easy. The Australian competition watchdog is currently reviewing the submissions made by the parties, but a decision will not be made […]

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Should Technology Giants Venture Into The Banking Space?

by JP Buntinxon June 10, 2016
Consumers might be wondering what it would look like fi technology giants decided to get involved in the banking industry. Now That Samsung, Apple, and Android are all exploring payment options in the mobile sector, the step towards digital banking seems rather small. While these apps have significant advantages compared to regular financial applications, it […]
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Social Platforms Have A Better Shot At Tackling Mobile Payments

by JP Buntinxon June 3, 2016
The mobile payments space is filled with many competitors, ranging from technology giants to social platforms. But it’s hard to gauge which company will be the first to gain mainstream traction, as they all seem to suffer from similar setbacks. That being said, social platforms seem to have a leg up over their competitors, if […]
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Chinese Banks Close Lower Fee Deal With Apple Pay

by Katrien De Ceunynckon February 24, 2016
In an effort to build market share in China’s competitive mobile payments market, Apple has decided that Chinese banks are only to pay half the fees that are currently levied by Apple on US banks. The fees are paid for the privilege of leveraging Apple Pay. Also read: Axiory and Fortex Partner For Mobile Forex […]