January 24, 2018
The Payment Megatrends:
A world without internet technology? Nowadays, this would almost be like a world without electricity – both seem completely unimaginable. This is why most people take the internet for granted, using it daily, without really thinking about it. However, let's take a closer look how internet technology is enabling the Internet of Things (IoT), a major innovation that will fundamentally...
Internet Technology and IoT
December 11, 2017
Connected Commerce: An IoT-driven Revolution in Retail is happening now
Connected Commerce, the next big step in brick-and-mortar retail, is right around the corner. Learn more about the solutions it brings for stores, the great customer experience it enables and the high-tech that enables it. Rightfully, experts and branch insiders see IoT-driven Connected Stores as currently one of the top issues of retail industry worldwide. This is not surprising as...
August 3, 2016
What is the Secret Recipe for the IoT? Invisible Apps and Seamless Payments!
As we conduct more and more aspects of everyday life online, we yearn for greater simplicity in the digital world. This is the next evolution in connected living. Connected living is all about making life easier and more convenient: A fridge that tells us when we’re out of milk, a thermostat that adjusts itself according to our preferences. These innovations...
June 10, 2016
Connected Living: A Revolution of Payments is Coming soon
Pay-by-Car or even Pay-by-Washing-Machine? That will be reality: This year, the installed base of consumer focused connected things reaches 4 billion units. In 2020 this number will grow more than 3-fold to 13.5 billion units Digitalization and increasing connectivity considerably influence the way we live and pay – with a rising trend: From connected driverless cars to healthcare trackers showing...
March 23, 2016
The Idea of Connected Living is Influencing the Way Consumers will Pay in The Future
The pace of change in how we purchase goods and services has never been greater. In the future we probably won’t pay by cash but for instance pay-by-car and pay-by-washing-machine We are getting closer to living in a fully connected world. In addition to desktop PCs, laptops, tablets and smartphones, an increasing number of our devices are connected to the...
November 12, 2015
The Future of Payments is Wearable – it will Change Everyday Life
Fast payment processes to be revolutionised by the smartwatch – a wallet on your wrist Toothbrushes with internet access, self-driving cars and household robots: the Internet of Things is moving ever closer and is already exerting more and more influence on everyday life. Smartphones and tablets have long become our closest personal companion. This has changed the way we pay:...