PointsPay®, a Loylogic Company, has unveiled its new innovation: a mobile-based payment system for the loyalty industry with a launch exclusive to Etihad Airways. By converting miles or points into usable point-of-sale (POS) currency, PointsPay® enables members to redeem their loyalty earnings at millions of merchants worldwide. For many years the loyalty industry has been […]
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21.01.2015 Zebpay launches bitcoin wallet app for Android.
On Monday Zebpay issued a statement regarding the wallet and its alleged ease of use, saying, “Zebpay is the world’s first Bitcoin mobile wallet targeted at everyone, not just geeks. If you use popular instant messaging apps, then you already know how to use Zebpay. Once you download Zebpay you can simply send and receive bitcoins to anyone from your contact book. Really, that’s all there is to it.”
This last November Zebpay won the top prize at the CoinAgenda conference’s startup competition. Founder of CoinAgenda Michael Terpin said of the competing organizations, “We were blown away by the quality of the companies who presented… The VC panel was also quite impressed calling it one of the best selections of early-stage Bitcoin companies they’ve seen anywhere.”
20.01.2015 7-Eleven Hong Kong moves into mobile payment with new app
7-Eleven has made its first move into mobile payments via a mobile app 7-Fans, using mobile as a marketing tool to connect with its offline retail stores. The app features an e-wallet 7-Elevenwhere after registration, customers can top up and make mobile payments at 7-Eleven by getting the QR code in the mobile app scanned at a 7-Eleven cashier.