As a restauranteur in New York, I’m constantly thinking of ways to stay on the cutting edge, whether that is from a menu standpoint with new and innovative flavors that reflect a more global palate or by integrating new technology into our daily operations. My new restaurant Streetbird Rotisserie was created out of the idea that dining …
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PURCHASE, N.Y. – January 30, 2015 – Shoppers want to save  time and avoid checkout hassles as they shop online for everything from designer shoes to desk chairs to diamonds. Today MasterCard announced that several major merchants have committed to enable MasterPass to provide seamless, safe and secure online shopping experiences for their customers. Accepted …
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Financial inclusion is a primary driving force behind the transformation of Africa’s payments landscape, enabling the unbanked majority of Africa’s adults to access affordable, secure financial services. At the same time, governments must also lower the costs and reduce the risks associated with cash – for consumers, merchants and their own administrations. In 2014, the …
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MasterCard and BOC Services roll-out MasterPass Acceptance to streamline cross-border transactions made on Chinese e-commerce websites  January 27, 2015, Beijing – The growth of Chinese e-commerce companies’ cross-border business will be supported by safer, smarter and more convenient checkout services as MasterCard and BOC Services, the acquiring subsidiary of Bank of China, come together to …
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Immersive experiences, wearable technology, robotics and so much more was unveiled, showcased and discussed at CES last week.  As a payment technology company we look forward to the event each year –  after all, from your smart phone to your washing machine and beyond, we firmly believe that every connected device has the opportunity to …
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