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Seeking Growth, The Payments Industry Embraces New Technologies

Tech Crunch - Tuesday, 15 April 2014 Now a victim of its own omnipresent success, the global electronic payments industry is increasingly turning to new technologies as it looks to expand its footprint and find new ways to make money by getting consumers to spend theirs.

Facebook may launch mobile payment business in Europe

Washington Post - Monday, 14 April 2014 The social network is weeks away from obtaining regulatory approval from Ireland’s central bank for a service that would allow its users to store money on Facebook, send money to other people and spend it, the Financial Times reported.

Airlines to boost investment in mobile payments

Mobile Payments Today - Thursday, 10 April 2014 Global airlines' investment in self-service kiosk technology will decline over the next few years because of the rise of mobile devices, according to a recent study from London-based processor WorldPay.

Heartbleed Discoverer Speaks Out

Bank Info Security - Thursday, 10 April 2014 The chief executive of the company that uncovered the Internet website vulnerability known as Heartbleed says security practitioners should rethink how they approach IT security by placing a greater emphasis on vetting software for vulnerabilities.