If it lives up to the hype, near-field communication could be a boon to the financial services industry, which could benefit immensely from mobile payments adoption. Richard Char, the global head of digital networks and merchant services at Citi, told attendees at a recent conference that a coming shift in card technology will pave the way for NFC adoption.
Financial services company Citi introduced a new mobile banking application designed to run exclusively on Amazon.com's Kindle Fire tablet. Citi adds the app is also its first optimized for any
Citigroup unveiled CitiDirect BE Mobile, a browser-based application enabling clients to receive notifications and authorize payments using their mobile phones. Available to over 50,000 clients and
Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) is expected to officially launch its Near Field Communications-based contactless payment program today, enabling consumers to make purchases by tapping their Android smartphone
Financial services giant Citi and big-box retailer Best Buy are rolling out ThankYou Rewards, a mobile loyalty program optimized for Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone and iPod touch, as well as devices
Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) officially launched its much-anticipated Near Field Communications-based contactless payment platform Thursday, announcing it will align with U.S. network partner Sprint (NYSE:S)
Global financial services provider Citi introduced Citi Shopper, a location-based mobile application promising consumers local offers and deals, price comparisons and maps to nearby retailers.
Global financial services company Citi and Qualcomm-owned mobile commerce enabler Firethorn Holdings announced the launch of Citi Mobile for Cards, a mobile solution enabling Citi cardholders to
Financial services provider Citi announced the launch of a new mobile person-to-person money transfer service developed in conjunction with mobile payments service provider Obopay. According to Citi,