Magnetic Secure Transmission (MST), the unique technology behind the next big mobile payment launch, promises instant ubiquity, but at a steep price.
For the second week in a row, Apple Pay has monopolized headlines in the world of mobile payments – but this week for reasons the world’s biggest tech firm is probably not very happy about.
Welcome to the first installment of our regular look at the top news and views from the world of mobile payments, with items selected because of unique content, or because their source makes them notable. For more headlines and insights on the industry follow us on Twitter @cellum_group. As Apple Pay arrives, witnessing the next …
The “wait and see period” regarding Apple and mobile payments is over, being replaced – at least in terms of Cellum – by a time of adapt and excel.
Maybe not a miracle, but certainly another important step towards mobile payment ubiquity.
Would you trust a student survey about smartphones taken in 2004?
We recently wrote about how a mobile payment-related patent filing by Apple had led to some fevered speculation in the mobile tech world about the company’s position on near-field communication (NFC) technology. Now, some comments by Apple CEO Tim Cook and others have produced and even bigger explosion of interest in its larger ambitions vis-a-vis …
Proposed “dual protocol” technology reopens door to NFC, other questions.
Just a few years after the iPhone kicked off the smartphone revolution, feature phones are already overtaken in number of sales.