Posts in Mobile

On-Demand Connectivity – the backbone of IoT


Posted on 7th Jul 2015 by in Mobile

At a recent conference, Dr. Vivian Balakrishnan, Singapore’s Minister for the Environment & Water Resources and Minister-in-Charge of Smart Nation, described the Internet of Things (IoT) as a “Tsunami of IT revolution”. With an estimated 30-50 billion devices expected to be connected by 2020, IoT is set to dramatically transform governments, industries, and consumers. So, […]

Tokenization – a boon for mobile payments in Asia Pacific?


Posted on 6th Jul 2015 by in Mobile

Tokenization is an increasingly popular mechanism for enabling issuers and service providers to address the market fragmentation in Asia Pacific’s NFC mobile payments industry and reach the broadest user base.

What the growing A2P SMS market means for mobile operators


Posted on 3rd Jul 2015 by in Mobile

In the face of falling SMS usage, mobile network operators could consider A2P SMS to bolster revenues.

How can we connect everyone, everywhere, using mobile? Is Facebook the answer?


Posted on 1st Jul 2015 by in Mobile

In this post, we look at how Facebook could be the key to connecting everyone through mobile.

Why mobile NFC is the future of transport ticketing


Posted on 22nd Jun 2015 by in Mobile

As the world adopts contactless payments on a grand scale, now is the time for public transport authorities to consider mobile NFC payments.

Will the UK be the first Apple Pay success story?


Posted on 12th Jun 2015 by in Mobile

As Apple Pay in the UK is set to launch in July, we take a look at how much faster it could be to deploy than in the US

Why domestic payment schemes should embrace tokenization


Posted on 3rd Jun 2015 by in Mobile

Tokenization has many benefits, such as its versatility and secure nature. We look at why forward thinking domestic payment providers should be considering it.

Trust and innovation: the keys to unlocking mobile operator success as smartphones strive for global media domination


Posted on 6th May 2015 by in Mobile

People in the UK now spend more time on mobile than PC. With this new domination, questions will come of trust and innovation.

From the Apple Watch to contactless Guinness at Twickenham Stadium – the wearable payments trend is heating up


Posted on 24th Apr 2015 by in Mobile

The wearables market is booming, and it’s now influencing payment methods significantly. In this post, we explore how far this influence is reaching.

What will the Apple Watch and Samsung Galaxy S6 do to drive mainstream mobile payment adoption?


Posted on 24th Apr 2015 by in Mobile

Behind the boom in mobile payments are the tokens that power the transactions. We take a closer look at where the industry is heading.