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Apple Pays or not?

Was September 9, 2014 a good day for payment systems? Just as everybody was saying digital wallets are dead in the US, Apple comes with this announcement of its own payment solution. If you haven’t watched the keynote you can watch it here. But rather than Apple paying it unlike

October 2nd, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

It is the mobile stupid!!!!

Bill Clinton won his first elections by saying it is the economy stupid. The message was clear: If you are better off financially, all falls in place and if not, the whole country will suffer. So I am using this metaphor to emphasize the importance of the mobile apps in

September 10th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

HCE is a reality

BBVA Wallet to be extended from Spain to the U.S., Mexico and Chile BBVA and Visa Launch First Commercial Solution for cloud-based mobile payments BBVA is the first global banking group to commercially launch mobile NFC payments based on new cloud-based payment specifications from Visa. The new cloud-based system

July 2nd, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Say Good Bye to Telco Wallets

About a month ago, T-Mobile launched a wallet with a prepaid card in the US. (link) And this week in Barcelona (February 2014) we will hear many announcements about digital wallets from banks and payment schemes in partnership with Telcos of course. Yet none of them will be successful

February 26th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments