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  • Jawbone

    Amex, Jawbone join forces on payments Edit Post

    Wearables firm Jawbone struck a deal with credit card giant American Express in the US whereby users can tap-and-pay in locations such as shops and restaurants using a virtual card loaded on the forthcoming UP4, a NFC-enabled fitness tracker, that will be available from this summer. Users must be Amex cardholders to make payments on the ...

  • Yoyo

    UK mobile wallet Yoyo swings in with new funds Edit Post

    Yoyo, which claims to be handling over 150,000 transactions per month, has bagged $10 million in Series A backing led by Imperial Innovations. The UK firm, which targets university campuses in the UK with its payment service, claims its transaction volume is growing 25 per cent month-on-month. The proceeds will be used to scale a so-called grey ...
  • Amex

    Amex, Jawbone to announce payments alliance Edit Post

    Credit card giant American Express and wearables firm Jawbone will later this week take the wraps off a deal whereby customers can tap-and-pay in shops and restaurants using a virtual card on an NFC-based fitness band, according to The Wall Street Journal. The new arrangement is not available for Jawbone’s newest model, the late-running UP3 set ...