Breakthrough series is an inside look at how innovators are changing the game in payments These series will take readers on the journey of the payments industry latest disruption: the mobile payments technology that could allow us to cross the chasm and truly ignite mobile payments in the next 12 to 18 months.
Massachusetts-based mobile commerce solution provider Loop revealed in an exclusive interview with PYMNTS.com as part of our Breakthrough Series that it has secured $10 million in Series A angel investor funding (Jump to... Read More
Consumers and merchants need to change – That’s the drumbeat and mobile payments players are marching to it. To most experts, this is the core issue, and it’s simple. Mobile payments is a chicken-and-egg... Read More
“We can clearly tell the hype behind many of the mobile wallets out there. We can gauge the adoption based on the demand we are receiving from merchants – and it is not there. Most of it is clearly hype.”... Read More
You probably haven’t heard of the punch-card picture phone. But in 1961, AT&T’s engineers were convinced it was the next great innovation in banking. The invention proceeded picture messaging by nearly half a... Read More
George Wallner had nothing left to prove in payments. After his run as the founder and CEO of Hypercom, which became one of the leading POS providers in the world, Wallner was enjoying his retirement. And as the man credited... Read More