Mobile Wallets: Where’s The S-Curve?

Category: IoT

Building Foundations For IoT Castles In The Cloud

Everything is connected — and if it’s not now, it will be. TSYS director of innovation Russell Moore believes that for the Internet of Things (IoT) to grow, a common foundation and infrastructure will be needed, new methods of security must be in place and the user experience needs the edges sanded down. There’s plenty of time for all that, as the IoT is still in its infancy. When today’s infants become tomorrow’s buyers, sellers and remitters, what will the IoT look like? Moore casts his predictions.
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How Philips Lighting Is Working To Light The Path Toward Smart Cities

‘No pain, no gain’ is, of course, a motivating mantra for fitness. In turn, by gaining contactless payment tech, can fitness tracking devices eliminate certain checkout pains? Lindsay Cook, Fitbit’s head of devices, discusses the payment capabilities available on the company’s newly released Ionic smartwatch and how the tech could open opportunities for mobile wallet adoption.

Link: https://www.pymnts.com/intelligence-of-things/2017/fitbit-ionic-connected-payment-tech/

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Allrecipes’ All-Amazon On-Demand Grocery Play

How many meals never get made because that one critical ingredient was missing? Amazon and Allrecipes.com have teamed up to solve that problem with an AmazonFresh integration into its recipe platform, so that snagging that missing ingredient is as easy as a tap and pay (with Amazon, of course). Karen Webster talked to Corbin De Rubertis, VP & GM of Allrecipes parent firm Meredith Shopper Marketing, about the latest development in on-demand grocery, what it means for grocery stores and the opportunity it affords brands who want to reach buyers in a whole new way.

Link: https://www.pymnts.com/intelligence-of-things/2017/fitbit-ionic-connected-payment-tech/

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