digital wallets

Apr
03

Australian digital currency exchange BTC Markets launches Stellar Lumens

BTC Markets is committed to bringing new digital assets to the platform and our focus remains to support assets that meet our standards, are legally compliant and have a part to play in the future growth and adoption of blockchain technology. With no exception to this, we are thrilled to announce support for Stellar Lumens […]

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Mar
28

How will the escalating deployment of mobile wallets help enhance consumer experience and sustain business growth?

Over the past decade, mobile connectivity has given rise to innumerable business opportunities and consumer-centric developments, the mobile wallet being one of them, that have grown beyond expectations. From taking low quality pictures to QR code scanning and from mere internet browsing to digital payment applications, mobile phone technology has significantly advanced to deliver more […]

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Mar
27

What Apple’s credit card means for Fintech

To the traditional financial sector’s dismay, nightmares have become reality and Apple is now a banking player. After years of discussion about whether Big Tech corporations will enter this domain, details of a payment card were unveiled, threatening to blow all other newcomers out of the water. Apple Card, launched in partnership with Mastercard and […]

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Mar
26

Apple Card is a credit card you can sign up for and start using with your iPhone

Apple’s getting into the credit card business with Apple Card, a new way to pay if you own an iPhone. It’s a credit card directly from Apple housed in the Wallet app, with no fees, lower interest rates, cash rewards, while also being private and secure. The announcement comes from the company’s event in Cupertino, […]

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Mar
22

Digital wallets at ‘tipping point’, says ME Bank

The use of digital wallets is at a “tipping point” and customers will soon expect all banks to provide such services, says Members Equity Bank, as its decision to develop the smart phone technology dented first-half profits. As the lender delivered results that showed it was winning market share but facing skinnier profit margins, chief […]

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Mar
18

Digital wallet payments surge on Apple Pay: CBA

The Commonwealth Bank says the number of digital wallet transactions has nearly tripled since it launched Apple Pay earlier this year, as strong growth in tap-and-go payments continues to displace cash. After CBA in late January became the second big four lender to offer the payment service — which allows consumers to make purchases by […]

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Mar
04

Are Bitcoin wallets anonymous?

Compared to traditional bank accounts and transactions, cryptocurrency wallets can at least provide you with a very significant degree of privacy, rather than displaying transactions with a name, the blockchain’s unchangeable ledger keeps sender and recipient information like an address, protecting your data. You yourself play a role in keeping your Bitcoin Wallets Anonymous In […]

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Feb
27

St.George customers can now use Google Pay to withdraw cash

St.George, BankSA and Bank of Melbourne customers can select cheque or savings when using Google Pay to withdraw cash at the checkout. EFTPOS has today announced it’s expanding its service to Google Pay with St.George, BankSA and Bank of Melbourne. The partnership means that customers of these participating banks can use Google Pay on their […]

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