South African trials demonstrates convenience and security JOHANNESBURG AND PURCHASE, N.Y. – April 20, 2017 – Mastercard today unveiled the next generation biometric card, combining chip technology with fingerprints to conveniently and safely cardholder’s identity for in-store purchases. South Africa is the first market to test the evolved technology, with two separate trails recently concluded …
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AI platform engages consumers with a secure checkout experience PURCHASE, N.Y. and SAN JOSE, Calif. – April 18, 2017 – Today at the Facebook Developer Conference, Mastercard announced Masterpass-enabled bots to drive more seamless shopping on Facebook Messenger with Subway, FreshDirect, and The Cheesecake Factory. The bots use artificial intelligence (AI) technology to enable consumers …
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Mastercard has launched a new platinum travel card, allowing issuers to offer exclusive benefits and features to customers travelling abroad. The card can store balances of multiple currencies, and exchange rates can be locked in before any trip for peace of mind. Around the world no card is more widely accepted than a Mastercard, giving …
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Industry and consumers to benefit from more choice and greater innovation in payments PURCHASE, NY –  April 11, 2017 – Mastercard today commented on the UK’s Competition & Markets Authority’s decision that clears the way for the completion of the company’s planned acquisition of VocaLink Holdings Limited. The CMA gave final approval for the proposed …
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AI dominates new wave of Start Path Global businesses as applications open for summer intake To tweet this news, copy and paste: NEWS: @MAStartPath expands globally in its search for innovative #startups LONDON – April 10, 2017 –Mastercard has welcomed five new startups to its Start Path Global programme – the company’s global initiative to …
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