During Apple’s fourth quarter 2019 financial conference on October 30thNS, Apple CEO Tim Cook commented on Apple Pay in his opening statement: “We had record all-time revenue with payment services for Apple Pay, revenue and transactions more than doubled year-on-year, with over three billion transactions above that in the September quarter PayPal’s number of transactions …

Chinese tech giant Meitu bought $ 28 million worth of ether through its subsidiary. Although the most recent accumulation was a second installment, the price of Meitu stock was unaffected. ETH investors seem to be holding their own even if the Ethereum price has fallen. Meitu, a Hong Kong-based tech company, announced on Wednesday that …

PayPal’s Venmo has introduced a new “Cash a Check” function in its mobile app for some customers. The offer is being carried out in partnership with Ingo Money and its parent company First Century Bank. The “Cash a Check” feature enables Venmo users to deposit printed checks, pay slips and government checks directly through the …

Columbus City Council on Monday approved $ 26.8 million in federal funds for rental subsidies that can be used for new and existing COVID-related aid programs. The council also approved the spending of $ 267.7 million on the Lower Olentangy Tunnel Project, which is considered the second most expensive municipal construction project in the city’s …

While the normal street scene of crowds staring at their phones is less common these days, yours is Smartphone is probably still one of your most used products on any given day. For one, it can be used for Contact tracking, an effort typically driven by smartphone apps during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic that has …

Joe Biden has vowed to be tough on big tech and tax breaks should he win the US presidential race in November, but analysts and legal experts note that current global uncertainties could prevent the Democratic challenger from shaking Silicon Valley in the short term. Biden has pledged to raise the corporate tax rate from …

Photo of CardMapr At Unsplash American Express has set foot in the “Buy Now, Pay Later” segment with ‘Plan It’. Plan It allows customers to transfer a portion of their credit card balance into a three, six, nine or 12 month payment plan with a fixed monthly fee and no interest. Customers can use their …

The partnership begins in Singapore, Malaysia before expanding to 8 more Southeast Asian markets in APAC in 2021 SINGAPORE, Dec 21, 2020 / PRNewswire / – Digital travel platform Agoda has a regional partnership with Asia leading platform buy now, pay later atom be the first to offer flexible payment options for accommodation bookings Singapore …

When you think of the word innovation, many different concepts and places come to mind. You might think of the bullet train in Japan or Elon Musk’s Hyperloop. But as the world focuses on these established regions, several countries across Latin America are driving significant change – particularly in payments and e-commerce. Merriam-Webster defines innovation …

background WFP Iraq has provided multi-purpose cash assistance (MPCA) pilot repatriation aid to 3,600 vulnerable households in east and west Mosul to meet their basic needs after returning from conflict-related displacement. Cash was provided through mobile money transfer (MMT), where certain beneficiaries were notified by phone and then withdrew their cash from several cell phone …