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PayPal And MasterCard Come Together For Store Payments

09/06/2016, PayPal has announced a new partnership with MasterCard today which is going to increase the payment service’s presence at point-of-sale in retail stores. The company signed a similar deal with Visa earlier this year and with this latest partnership...

Mastercard Looks To Selfie As Payment Mode

02/22/2016, Just when we recently heard two bits of disturbing news about a baby dolphin dying simply because it was shared around a group of people who wanted to snap a selfie with it, as well as a man who dragged a small shark onto the shore to snap a selfie with...

MasterCard Partners With Samsung, Order Groceries From The Fridge

01/06/2016, [CES 2016] Several days ago, Samsung introduced a new fridge called the Family Hub. This is more than just your average fridge, simply because this fridge actually comes with a massive 21.5-inch display panel on one of its doors. In case that wasn’t...

Free London Underground Rides For MasterCard Apple Pay Users

11/23/2015, So far Apple Pay has been supported by pretty much all the major credit card issuing companies like Visa, MasterCard, and American Express. Now if you are as MasterCard holder and you’re living in the UK, you are in luck as MasterCard has recently...

MasterCard Envisions Turning Everything Into A Payment Device

10/26/2015, When it comes to paying for our purchases, there are so many ways we can go about doing so. We can do that by paying in cash, the good old fashioned way, or we can use credit or debit cards. However these days there are now options to pay using mobile...

MasterCard, Samsung Pay Teams Up To Cater For Europe

07/30/2015, Electronic payment methods do seem to be catching on these days, although there is still plenty of work that needs to be done in this department. Both MasterCard and Samsung Electronics have decide to “invade” Europe by extending their global...

MasterCard’s Testing Facial Recognition To Authorize Payments

07/02/2015, In the recent years, companies have started to come up with new and innovative pays of protecting its users online. Some have turned to using one-time use codes that will prevent hackers from using your credit card if they were to intercept your number....

MasterCard Send Will Help Speed Up Money Transfers

05/25/2015, If you have ever sent money to someone before using internet banking or PayPal, you know that sometimes the transfer of funds isn’t exactly instant. It can sometimes take a couple of hours to even a few working days before the amount is successfully...

MasterCard To Use Smartphone Location To Prevent Credit Card Fraud

02/27/2014, Have you ever experienced the situation when you are overseas and you’re trying to buy something with your credit card, only to have the sale rejected, or worse, have your credit card blocked entirely because your bank thinks that your card is being...

MasterCard lets you order popcorn from your chair

03/06/2012, There are premium movie cineplexes that feature comfortable snooze couches as well as a concierge service, where pressing a single button at your seat will have a waiter dropping by, taking your order for whatever drinks and snacks that you want to have...

iPhone gains NFC capabilities in Taiwan

12/09/2011, One of the “drawbacks” to the iPhone is its lack of NFC capabilities, although given the somewhat sluggish adoption of NFC and mobile payment services, we guess it’s not really a feature that most iPhone users will lament about. The good news (?) is...

Google Wallet officially announced

05/26/2011, After being talked about for the past week, Google’s mobile payment system has been officially announced to the world. Called Google Wallet, this free Android app will allow users to make payments for products or services (at outlets that support...