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Poll sceptical on prospects for Square-like services

Nearly two thirds of respondents in a Mobile Money Live poll said Square and its rivals will have either a transitory effect on the mobile payments market or be a niche application for small businesses.

Poll sceptical on prospects for Square-like services

Nearly two thirds of respondents in a Mobile Money Live poll said Square and its rivals will have either a transitory effect on the mobile payments market or be a niche application for small businesses.

Tapjoy boosts analytics with Kontagent partnership

App monetisation company Tapjoy has partnered with Kontagent, a provider of enterprise user analytics for mobile developers and marketers, to develop of new products and services

Paved with good intentions

Over the weekend, Finnish start-up Jolla came into the spotlight, with its plan to launch ...

Square CEO says international launch is coming

Square, the company that has led the market in the US for accepting payments via smartphone and tablet, is about to launch outside the US for the first time according to comments made by chief executive Jack Dorsey.

Report: Singapore NFC system behind schedule

The commercial launch of NFC-based services in Singapore is running late, according to NFC Times. ...

Gamevil planning second US10M fund

South Korea-based developer Gamevil is investing another US$10 million in its Partner Fund, having used ...

Android malware automating paid app downloads

Android malware that automatically downloads paid apps and content from China Mobile’s Mobile Market has ...

Optimising mobile application design

Context is everything when it comes to developing enterprise mobile apps.

Mobile app ad providers infringing user privacy

Mobile security player Lookout has warned that user privacy is being compromised by mobile ad providers

MAE 2012: NFC services go from strength to strength Broadcom

Craig Ochikubo, VP & GM, Wireless Personal Area Networking, Broadcom Corporation, presents at this year’s ...

MAE 2012: NFC services go from strength to strength KT Corp

Jung Hee Song, SEVP, Service Innovation Group, KT Corporation, presents at this year’s GSMA Mobile ...

MAE 2012: NFC services go from strength to strength Visa

Niki Manby, Head of Emerging Products, APCEMEA, Visa, presents at this year’s GSMA Mobile Asia ...

White label payments provider raises US12M

US firm Paydiant has raised an additional US$12 million in venture backing that it will use to expand its white-label service among its target market of banks and merchants, according to Techcrunch.

Barclays launches mobile banking app; updates Pingit numbers

UK bank Barclays has launched an app that enables users to carry out a range of banking services via their smartphone, its third major mobile money launch this year.

Google warns on Chinese app development

A senior executive from Google has spoken of the major pitfalls associated with developing apps for the Chinese market.

Google warns on Chinese app development

A senior executive from Google has spoken of the major pitfalls associated with developing apps for the Chinese market.

Facebook App Center gets international push

Facebook’s mobile and web app store, App Center, is being made available to users outside ...

Mobey Forum: Hidden controls are holding back mobile wallet development

The development of mobile wallet technology is being held back by a number of ‘hidden ...

Report reveals why Apple is going slow on mobile payments

A report in The Wall Street Journal reveals how Apple’s plans for mobile payments were ...