We have already commemorated October 21st 2015, the date the protagonists of ‘Back to the Future II’ travelled to, in an article today. To carry on the theme of looking back and forward in time, the infographic below considers how payments have evolved from mere bartering to today’s biometric tech and mobile payments, as well as how payment technologies will continue to progress in the near future.
For example, Coca-Cola seems to be jumping on to the Apple Pay bandwagon by deploying 100,000 vending machines capable of processing the tech giant’s mobile payments.
In the world of cryptocurrencies, 2014 was a bad year for Bitcoin. Having opened the year at $770, the digital currency’s value dropped to $350 by mid-December, marking a drop of roughly 50 per cent.
Daniel Smith, Director of Relationship Management, Basset and Gold interview: “Consumer demand for new and innovative forms of finance is soaring”
Basset and Gold has announced the launch of its new Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA).
CEO and Co-Founder of Payworks Christian Deger explains how developing partnerships between SMBs and VARs is benefiting the industry.
Amin Lalani, CIO Executive at Huawei Western Europe, explores the rise of self-serving banks.
A new case study by Payment21 payout solutions explores how gaming merchants can expand market shares and realize the potential of a new target group.