mobile payments

Venmo Tries to Take the Awkwardness Out of Splitting the Bill With Friends

If you walk into any bar or restaurant swarmed with millennials these days, chances are you will hear a few people tell their friends, "Just Venmo me" while paying the bill as a way of saying, "I got it, but pay me back."

Warby Parker and Saks Fifth Avenue’s Mobile Commerce Just Got More Interesting

Digital payments company Stripe revealed a mobile commerce system today called Relay, which lets retailers offer products across multiple smartphone apps in an unusually easy fashion. 

With Jawbone Partnership, AmEx Offers Another Nifty Payment Option

Want to buy a latte with your fitness tracker? If you use an American Express credit card, now you can. Today, AmEx announced a partnership with Jawbone that it claims will make it the first wearable fitness technology brand to accept mobile payments.

Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Mobile Payments

During this week's Mobile World Congress in Spain, Google announced it is getting into mobile payments with a technology ca

Here’s Why Mobile Wallets Haven’t Caught on Yet

With all the talk about mobile payments, the launch of Apple Pay and numerous brands

As Mobile Payment War Grows, Men’s Wearhouse Reveals Big Marketing Stats

At the same time Google and Samsung are scooping up startups to build out a mobile payment system that competes with Apple, new data from retailers reveals some initial success with smartphone-powered marketing campaigns.

Square Just Made Three Huge Moves in One Week

Between Apple Pay, branded apps and partnerships with payment companies, mobile payments are gaining tract

French Twitter Users Can Soon Transfer Money With a Tweet

Twitter is partnering with France's second-largest bank this week to let customers transfer money with a simple tweet. The two are expected to unveil details at a press conference in Paris on Tuesday, Reuters reported.

Square Debuts Mobile Ordering for Coffee

Square today introduced Square Order, a mobile app that lets consumers order coffee.

Smoothie King Is Preparing a Major Mobile Push, Starting With iPads in Stores Today

Today, Smoothie King is loading 700 of its stores with iPad point-of-sale systems that eventually will be used to pilot mobile payments and order-ahead features.