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MasterPass Revealed by Mastercard in the Recent Mobile World Congress

The need to carry a physical wallet may be a thing of the past as MasterCard recently unveiled the MasterPass during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The platform will open up possibilities for mobile payments by allowing digital applications to store multiple cards in one phone. Can you imagine the ease and convenience of shopping once

Google Wallet Officially Launched

Google Wallet finally launched on Monday.  The service lets you use your phone as a payment device via NFC.  NFC seems to be the wave of the future. This past February in Barcelona at Mobile World Congress, Google Executive Chairman (CEO at the time), Eric Schmidt delivered a keynote where he spoke very highly of

PayPal/Ebay Sue Google Over Google Wallet On Day 1

From the wow that didn’t take long category, Paypal and their parent company Ebay have sued Google in a California Court over Google’s new Google Wallet service.  Google Wallet was announced Thursday morning in New York and moments after Paypal filed their lawsuit. More after the break

Google’s Live Press Event For Google Wallet

Today, Google held a press event in New York to announce their upcoming Google Wallet. According to Google’s Commerce Vice President Stephanie Tilenius,E-commerce is still only 8 percent of total retail, which in turn means that 92 percent of shopping still happens in the real world. Google believes that the shopping experience has not been fully transformed by technology