Transaction Size Is EMV’s Liability Surprise

May 19, 2015   In the payments industry, the common practice is to equate mobile merchants with micro merchants, and to put them on a back burner for things like EMV upgrades. In reality, there is nothing ‘micro’ about merchants that sell big-ticket items in mobile environments. For example, consider vendors who sell their wares … Read more

Anywhere Commerce’s Gateway Course Includes Adding NFC-Payment Capabilities

March 10, 2015   Mobile point-of-sale company AnywhereCommerce will add near-field communications (NFC) payment capability to its mobile hardware in coming weeks, signaling a further shift along its path to becoming a cloud-based payments gateway. That’s the word from William Nichols, Anywhere Commerce’s chief executive. That strategy, implemented about six months ago when Nichols arrived … Read more

EMV Will Help Merchants Discover M-Commerce

March 04, 2015   Source: PaymentSource Instead of treating the migration to chip as solely a matter of compliance, many smart companies are using the technological disruption caused by EMV as a catalyst for positive change. They are examining the convergence of payments and mobile, envisioning what’s possible, and embracing innovative solutions that become game-changers … Read more