Posts in Mobile

The mobile money opportunity: latest stats and challenges for 2015


Posted on 28th Aug 2015 by in Mobile

With mobile-based money transfers expected to increase by 150% this year, we look at what’s driving growth and what MNOs have to gain

The contactless payments revolution could save market stalls and high streets


Posted on 6th Aug 2015 by in Mobile

With card payments overtaking cash in many parts of the world, traditional outdoor vendors could consider contactless as a way to boost sales.

Location, Location, Location!! Three ways to boost your business with Location Based Services


Posted on 3rd Aug 2015 by in Mobile

In a mobile and digital environment, being able to target a customer in a timely and localized manner can have a huge impact on your business. In this blog, we look at how to make the most of location based marketing.

Four ways smartwatches need to improve to ship 100 million devices by 2019


Posted on 31st Jul 2015 by in Mobile

Can smartwatches live up to the hype? We look at how they need to evolve in order to become an essential purchase

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