Consumers now more than ever are using their smartphones and tablets to shop on Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
E-commerce and brick-and-mortar retailers targeting millennials and other tech-savvy consumers should give serious consideration to accepting the virtual currency.
Apple Pay diminishes the ability to track shopper behavior. This is among the reasons that some major retailers are not accepting it.
With the liability shift now less than a year away, it's time for retailers to get serious about their compliance plans.
Mark Ranta from ACI Worldwide believes bitcoin and its alternatives are here to stay, but how can they be regulated?
An executive order from the president directs the government to lead the way in securing financial transactions and sensitive data — and in pushing toward nationwide adoption of EMV.
Apple introduces mobile wallet capabilities that combine NFC, Passbook and Touch ID. The company has support from banks, major card issuers and retailers.
Apple's next iPhone might be capable of NFC payments. Most retailers are not well-prepared, though there is still time.
Every now and then, hackers develop a piece of malware that is so insidious, it changes the landscape of computer security. While there are many contenders for this dubious list, CodeRed, Zeus, and now Backoff are certainly worthy of inclusion.
Today's retail stakes are too high for "lies, damned lies, and statistics."