Instagram’s fundraiser stickers could lure...
Mark Zuckerberg recently revealed that commerce is a huge part of the 2019 roadmap for Facebook’s family of apps....
Amazon, WesternUnion debut PayCode to sell goods...
While Amazon has been methodical (read: a little slow) in launching local versions of its site for various global...
Apple fails to block porn & gambling...
Facebook and Google were far from the only developers openly abusing Apple’s Enterprise Certificate program meant...
The plot to revive Mt. Gox and repay victims’...
It was the Lehman Brothers of blockchain. 850,000 Bitcoin disappeared when cryptocurrency exchange Mt. Gox...
Meet Caper, the AI self-checkout shopping cart
The Amazon boogie-man has every retailer scrambling for ways to fight back. But the cost and effort to install cameras...
FB QVC? Facebook tries Live video shopping
Want to run your own home shopping network? Facebook is now testing a Live video feature for merchants that lets them...
Meet ‘Bitski’, the single sign-on wallet...
The mainstream will never adopt blockchain-powered decentralized apps (dApps) if it’s a struggle to log in....
Uber launches rider loyalty Rewards like credits...
Uber’s new loyalty program incentivizes you not to check Lyft or the local competitor. Riders earn points for all...
7-Eleven is bringing cashier-less payments to its...
7-Eleven is piloting a new mobile check-out process called Scan & Pay.
Mozilla pushes PayPal to make Venmo transactions...
Earlier this year, the FTC settled with PayPal over the company’s handling of privacy disclosures in its...
Costco now supports Apple Pay across all of its...
Apple has landed a big new partner for Apple Pay in the U.S. after Costco began accepting the mobile payment service...
Patreon buys Memberful but keeps it indie as...
Patreon is forming a patronage empire. Today it acquired white-labeled subscription membership platform Memberful,...
Apple Pay to account for 1 in 2 contactless...
The number of mobile payments users who tap to pay using a contactless payment solution provided by their mobile...
Chat app Line gets serious about gaming with its...
Line, the company best-known for its popular Asian messaging app, is doubling down on games after it acquired a...
Snapchat will shut down Snapcash, forfeiting to...
Snapcash ended up as a way to pay adult performers for private content over Snapchat, not just a way to split bills...
Facebook launches Brand Collabs search engine for...
Facebook wants to help connect brands to creators so they can work out sponsored content and product placement deals,...
Bet money on yourself with Proveit, the 1-vs-1...
Pick a category, wager a few dollars and double your money in 60 seconds if you’re smarter and faster than your...
Truecaller makes first acquisition to build out...
Sweden’s Truecaller started out life as a service that screens calls and messages to weed out spammers. In recent...
Truecaller makes first acquisition to build out...
Sweden’s Truecaller started out life as a service that screens calls and messages to weed out spammers. In recent...
Starbucks’s mobile payment service is slightly...
People really love getting their coffee more quickly. Starbucks, which has operated its own mobile payments service...