Tag "e-payments"

Apple soft launches Apple Pay in beta for the US customers

By : CIOL Writers

Apple now allows users to send and receive money from the iPhone via Apple Pay. The feature lets you transfer money to your friends and family inside the Messages app from the iPhone. The service has been launched in public beta

Facebook will soon allow users to send money to their friends

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With the number of digital transactions around the world increasing by the day, Facebook is also looking to improve users’ payment experience on its platform. Making a move in the same direction, the company may soon start testing ”red envelope”

‘Pay with Google’ arrives on Android to fasten the checkout process

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Google has officially rolled out its new feature Pay with Google to speed up the checkout process. The feature lets you use any of the credit or debit cards you’ve previously logged on the web titan’s products (like Chrome, Android Pay, YouTube,

eMudhra launches Aadhaar eSign-based digital clearing for recurring payments

BANGALORE, INDIA: Digital identity and transaction management solutions provider, eMudhra has launched Aadhaar eSign-based National Automated Clearing House (NACH) gateway with National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) – which aims to help large and small enterprises to collect recurring payment instructions from

ToneTag Audio Pod lets you transact offline via sound

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In today’s world, technology is everywhere. Technology is involved in every little thing that we do in our lives. Even the way we make payments has evolved significantly. Today, we have different types of payment technologies available, including cards, mobile

Digital Economy opens the floodgates to cyber criminals, if security is overlooked

Soma Tah The cash crunch scenario during demonetization has made consumers switch to digital platforms more than ever before. The demonetization announcement has led people to use quick and hassle-free applications, such as Paytm, Freecharge, MobiKwik and even explore Bitcoin as

Govt proposes Payments Regulatory Board under RBI in place of BPSS

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In a bid to strengthen the grievance mechanism for the digital payments ecosystem, the government is replacing the existing Board for Regulation and Supervision of Payment and Settlement Systems (BPSS) by setting up Payments Regulatory Board in the Reserve Bank

Mobikwik announces Mobikwik Lite for slow connectivity

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If demonetization has left millions of people in lurch trying to arrange cash for their daily needs, the same phenomenon has given new lease of life to many e-payment solution providers or digital wallet startups who are leaving no stones

Weavers spinning in e-payments for handicrafts’ sale

MUMBAI, INDIA: Now weavers of an emporium would be able to sell and increase their business

IRCTC: Now order food and pay through Mobikwik

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Indian Railways, one of the world’s largest railway networks, has undertaken several initiatives to upgrade and

Emerging markets, including India to drive e-payments: PwC

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With electronic payments witnessing a boom combined with emerging new market players and alternative business models,