There are more than 35 million citizens in México City, Bogotá or Santiago, yet there is no single app or website to use to find destinations. There’s no one stop shop to learn about local merchants, scout discounts, find events or venues, or simply be in the know about public transport or services. This is …
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If you want to spot a technology trend, watch the youngest member of your family. A few years back, my two-year old niece walked up to the television screen and touched it to turn it on, and this year my daughter read out her Christmas wish list to Alexa on an Amazon Echo thinking it …
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For many people, paying with a card is still associated with a “swipe” or a “dip”; however, for the owners of more than 370 million contactless cards accepted in over 8 million locations in 111 countries, they pay with a tap. Mastercard first introduced contactless cards back in 2003 to give consumers a safe and …
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They call me the Receipts Guy. I’ve been championing digital receipts since 2010, spurred by own contempt for paper receipts. They clutter your wallet when you don’t need them, and get lost or fade unintelligibly when you do need them. They’re such a hassle that people willingly take tax hits to avoid managing them altogether. …
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Combining payments and mapping technologies to benefit enterprises, cities and people on the move LAS VEGAS – January 9, 2018 – Mastercard and HERE Technologies today announced an agreement to jointly create more connected experiences for people on the move. This partnership comes as people look to take advantage of new technologies to make purchases …
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