Partners with MLBAM to integrate new mobile payment technology; Includes debut of Apple Pay at the Fall Classic in Kansas City & San Francisco Purchase, NY– October 20, 2014 – MasterCard is bringing contactless acceptance to ballpark food and beverage concessions at the 2014 World Series through a partnership with mobile technology leader MLB Advanced Media, enabling fans …
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Easy, Secure and Private Mobile Payment Experience Launches Today Purchase, NY– October 20, 2014 – Beginning today, Apple Pay is now available to MasterCard cardholders on their iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus via the iOS 8.1 update. After downloading the iOS 8.1 update, owners of the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will be able to use their MasterCard consumer credit or debit …
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An Easy, Secure and Private Mobile Payment Experience for Purchases In Apps and In Stores Purchase, NY– October 16, 2014 – Faster, more secure everyday payments. That’s Apple Pay. That’s Priceless. Today, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) announced that Apple Pay will be available for U.S. consumers via the iOS 8.1 update on Monday, October 20th.  With 8.1, Apple Pay will be …
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From this fall I am participating as a jury member in MasterCard’s new effort to overview and select the best from all available mobile shopping apps in Europe. As an external expert in this project I have been asked to share my thoughts on the future of virtual shopping. Well, the truth is we probably …
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Contactless payment technology dates back more than a decade. And while its long been promoted as a catalyst to mobile payments adoption, we’ve yet to see that come to fruition at scale. The reason why is fairly simple. In order for contactless to really take hold in payments, there needed to be buy-in from both …
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