Survey found some 30 percent of respondents want to use the mobile wallets but are unsure where they're accepted.
Partners with Coinbase to provide customers with additional payment option.
Of the consumers surveyed, 72 percent have previously bought a gift card from an online website or mobile website/app.
The Merchants Payments Coalition wants to educate Congress members and their staffs about upcoming innovations in payments.
Renowned economic strategist Bruce Fenton, Managing Director of Atlantic Financial, has been confirmed as a featured Summit speaker.
Company will release a standalone chip card reader for $29 and a Square Stand accessory for $39.
Bitcoin support, which will be integrated with NCR Silver by the end of 2014, will be free to merchants.
In addition to the payment information already known stolen, the company says the thieves also took files containing 53 million email addresses, but not their passwords or any other personal information.
Company announces partnership with Bitpay.
MasterCard will acquire TNS' e-commerce and card-present payment gateways, which will become part of the DataCash payment gateway suite.
Rice joins Target effective Dec. 1 and will report directly to Brian Cornell, chairman of the board and chief executive officer of Target.
Accenture survey finds that 40 percent of consumers in Canada and the U.S. have used their smartphone to make a payment at a merchant location.
Fifty-nine percent of gift cards are now offered electronically, up 18 percentage points from 2010.
Having completed the first US Common AID-enabled EMV debit transaction with US merchants, Vantiv will begin production of Visa- and MasterCard-certified cards in January.
Armed with Clover Mobile, merchants can place orders, take secure payments, scan inventory, clock in employees, sync sales data with their accounting packages and generate marketing insights that can lead to stronger, enduring customer relationships, all with a portable, tablet-sized device.