The infographic from Digital Exits charts the rise of e-commerce from the early adopters who saw the opportunities created by the Internet to the behemoth it is now and what it could be in the future.
December is off to a great start for challenger banks after three digital banks around the world either received their regulatory licences or raised significant funds.
The Swiss watchmaker has partnered with Visa to enable an NFC payment feature in its upcoming watch, the Swatch Bellamy.
Black Friday was meant to be the day of carnage when people mindlessly barged into the nearest retailer to get as many of the supposed bargains as possible. Instead people elected to stay inside and shop online, showing how convenient payment experience is one of the most important factors when it comes to retail.
Banks are on the verge of their "Uber moment" as technological advancements are on course to force financial institutions around the world to close their branches and possibly fire half of their workforces, said Anthony Jenkins, the former chief executive of Barclays Bank.
Here are the five payment startups participating in MasterCard's 'Masters of Code' global hackathon. The event, held in San Francisco at the beginning of December, will see one winner receive $100,000 and dedicated resources to develop and commercialize their innovation.
With two months having passed since the US market implemented payment security upgrades in the form of the EMV standard, it is time to check back in and see whether the October 1st deadline was realistic or optimistic.
This year's Black Friday looks to be the biggest yet, according to multiple sources, with online transactions driving the bulk of transactions.
Bitwalking has launched a phone application that will turn users' footsteps into Bitwalking dollars (BW$), real money that can be used to buy products in Bitwalking’s in-app marketplace, trade BW$ with other users, and make purchases with third-party partners.
The UK is the world’s third most popular shopping destination for international online shoppers, according to new research from PayPal.