Tag Archives: Mobile phone

Smartphones may evolve into wallets but the basics still count

Smartphone manufacturers just can’t seem to get it right. While smartphones may be evolving to the point where they are now starting to replace our purses and wallets, almost two thirds (62%) of mobile users think they are evolving so fast that manufacturers are forgetting about the basics. That’s according to new research by uSwitch.com, […]

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VeriFone @ Cartes 2013: Bard Ljostad – Point

An interview with Bård Ljöstad, MD of Point in Sweden describing the PAYware mobile e-105 solution that turns iPhones and iPads into MPOS systems and explains what the merchant benefits are of having a mobile payment solution.

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Wooshping and Nokia release a 21st century Appvent Calendar

It’s that time of year and advent is well and truly upon us. But what to do if you are not particularly charmed by those boring, old-fashioned advent calendars? Fear not, because those clever people at Nokia, in association with those equally clever people at Wooshping have a solution, which turns those calendars of yesteryear […]

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AIRTAG brings PayPal to the KFC Fast Track mobile wallet

AIRTAG, a provider of mobile shopping solutions, today announced a collaboration with PayPal to bring new seamless features to the KFC Fast Track mobile wallet. Launched by KFC UK & Ireland and AIRTAG earlier this year, Fast Track enables customers to order and pay in advance for their meals before they arrive at the restaurant. […]

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XRomb’s Mobile Payment Platform launches at lunch.

Two restaurants have selected the FastTouch™ mobile wallet from XRomb to enable mobile payments and bring rich commerce apps to their smartphone-enabled customers. The Shore Grill & Grotto in Mississauga and Celadon House in Oakville have launched the XRomb Mobile Payment Platform and “FastTouch” Mobile Wallet, allowing customers to pay for their meals using their […]

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Going mobile – Seven deadly sins any business must avoid

By Rupert Englander, chief executive and founder of Wooshping.  We are in a mobile age, where mobile phones dominate what we do and how we behave. Staying immobile is not an option anymore for any business. Mobile-phone-friendly websites and product information, and a sensible strategy to engage customers whilst they are glued to their handset, is […]

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