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#FredinChina: Alipay's AR game is 'Pokémon GO' for catching money

Fred Raillard | Posted 01.10.2017 | Technology
Fred Raillard

I'm Fred Raillard, Creative CEO, Co-founder and Creative Chief Officer with Farid Mokart of FRED & FARID, a social, content, tech solutions for brands...

#FredinChina: 'Circles' newest feature turns Alipay into a hook-up app

Fred Raillard | Posted 12.08.2016 | Technology
Fred Raillard

I'm Fred Raillard, Creative CEO, Co-founder and Creative Chief Officer with Farid Mokart of FRED & FARID, a social, content, tech solutions for brands...

4 Easy Ways to Accept Payments Online

Michael Carpenter | Posted 08.19.2016 | Business
Michael Carpenter

As a freelancer turned business owner, it seems like I'm always invoicing someone or paying an invoice. At first, when my business wasn't much more than an idea, I used Square to accept online payments. It worked perfectly for the first 6 months or so.

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Mobile Payments

John Rampton | Posted 03.12.2017 | Business
John Rampton

Why haven't consumers fully welcomed mobile payments yet? If consumers are like me, it's most likely because they have several concerns surrounding mobile payments.

China's Mobile Payment Revolution Is Going to Africa

Claire van den Heever | Posted 02.26.2017 | Home
Claire van den Heever

CAPE TOWN, South Africa -- Gaining market share in Africa is a very different kettle of fish. Tencent, Alibaba and Baidu's red envelope rivalry may remain limited to China for now, but a battle for access to Africa's burgeoning mobile Internet market could be on the horizon, too.

#FredinChina: The Mobile Payment War

Fred Raillard | Posted 02.23.2017 | Technology
Fred Raillard

The HotTopic of the week is the Chinese New Year, going from the year of the Goat to the year of the Monkey. It's a huge celebration in China. It is the biggest migration of all species on the planet at that particular time of the year.

Why Venmo, And Every App Like It, Is So Annoying To Use

The Huffington Post | Shane Ferro | Posted 02.18.2016 | Business

It shouldn’t be so difficult to pay people over the Internet. In a world where you can order any conceivable product, video-chat people in other hem...

There’s Now One More Way To Split The Check Instantly

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 12.11.2015 | Technology

Google is offering yet another easy way for you to send money via your smartphone. The company announced Thursday that its Google Wallet smartphone ap...

Walmart Is Launching Its Own Mobile Payment System

Reuters | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 12.10.2015 | Technology

Wal-Mart Stores Inc said it would launch 'Walmart Pay,' to become the first U.S. retailer to offer its own payment feature to expand consumer payment ...

Going Against the Flow: Lisa Falzone, CEO of Revel Systems

Charu Sharma | Posted 07.07.2016 | Technology
Charu Sharma

A graduate from Stanford where she was a competitive swimmer, Lisa led her Silicon Valley-based startup since its creation in 2010 and has been pivotal in turning the often "old school" perception of point of sale on its head, beating out established competitors and new market entrants alike.

5 Storefront Solutions for Your Small Business

Miranda Marquit | Posted 03.08.2015 | Small Business
Miranda Marquit

I don't do a lot in terms of selling products and services. My small business revolves around providing content to clients, and collecting later by invoicing through FreshBooks or PayPal. However, I know plenty of small business owners who need storefront solutions.

How to Spot Cyber Vulnerabilities in Your Business!

Ebong Eka | Posted 08.25.2013 | Small Business
Ebong Eka

According to a recent Reuters article, Facebook inadvertently exposed the email addresses and phone numbers of approximately 6 million people to unaut...

So Long Cash Register, Hello Innovation

David Marcus | Posted 06.17.2013 | Small Business
David Marcus

The American shopper has drastically changed their habits in just a few years. People are mobile and so are their shopping behaviors whether they are paying online, at home, walking down the street or in the physical store.

Starbucks Wants You To Pay With Your Cell Phone

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 11.09.2012 | Home

It's official: you can now pay for your Starbucks coffee with a cell phone at 7,000 of its locations. The news comes a few months after Starbucks a...

Metro-North, LIRR Introduce Mobile Payments

American Banker | Posted 10.20.2012 | Money

Banking isn't the only industry with a keen interest in mobile payments -- the Long Island Rail Road and Metro-North Railroad aren't far behind. Bo...

Mobile Payments Expected To Surge (INFOGRAPHIC)

The Huffington Post | Alicia Ciccone | Posted 05.10.2012 | Small Business

Mobile payment technology is making it unnecessary to carry a wallet or maintain a bulky cash register at your checkout counter. By using devices and ...

Google Wallet Unveiled In NYC: Twitter Users React

Posted 07.26.2011 | Technology

Google unveiled its heavily anticipated Google Wallet today during a massive press conference at the company's New York City headquarters. The new ...

Andrew Kortina And Iqram Magdon-Ismail, Venmo: 27 Million And Counting

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Lauren Drell | Posted 07.28.2011 | Small Business

Starting your own business is a noble -- not to mention exciting, rewarding and often crazy -- undertaking. The experience is an adventure, to say the...

Nexus S Debuts but Being Sold Exclusively at Best Buy

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

Yesterday Google announced the newest handset in the Android portfolio -- the Nexus S which will be running Gingerbread (Android 2.3). It was not mo...

Video: Getting a Look at Intuit's GoPayment System

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

The smartphone market seems to be plagued with chaos. Fortunately, this chaos is market-controlled. Yes, that is an oxymoron -- controlled chaos. Products and services relish in this formless state.