Mobile shopping soars into the mainstream

Around three -quarters of smartphone and tablet users said they have purchased a product or service on their devices in the past six months, according to figures released by the Interactive Advertising Bureau.

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Android Pay and Apple Pay users will spend $8 billion online by 2018

In-app and browser-based online payments are set to be the next big area of growth for Apple Pay and Android Pay.

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Apple Pay and Android Pay launch in Japan

Rival mobile wallets Android Pay and Apple Pay are set to fight it out in Japan.

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MasterCard and PayPal team up on online wallets

PayPal and MasterCard have signed a deal that will make MasterCard a payment option within PayPal. The partnership will also see PayPal being used more at POS terminals.

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Mobile payment revolution: who’s winning?

Apple, Google, and Samsung are emerging as the leading providers of mobile payment systems, as the number of transactions using mobile platforms is expected to skyrocket from $235 billion in 2014 to $1 trillion by 2019.

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Samsung Pay processes 100 million transactions since launch

Samsung says Samsung Pay has processed more than 100 million transactions totalling $1.78 billion in sales since its launch last year.

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