What is ISIS?

Shannon Andrade | VIEW PROFILE

November 7, 2012

ISIS

October 22nd marked the much-anticipated soft launch of ISIS, a national mobile commerce venture with a goal of fundamentally transforming how people shop, pay and save. Backed by AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon, customers in Austin, TX and Salt Lake City, UT now have the...

Explaining Mobile Acceptance, Mobile Wallets, and Mobile Processing

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

October 25, 2012

Henry Helgeson, CEOThere is a lot of confusion around mobile right now and what exactly is mobile? We've got really two separate ways we can talk about mobile payments. One is mobile acceptance, and that is something where we take a traditional card and run it through a...

Is there a clear market leader in Mobile Wallets?

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

October 24, 2012

Henry Helgeson, CEO Right now, I don't think there is a clear leader in the mobile wallet space. I think there are a lot of great contenders out there. Certainly, partners like LevelUp and ISIS, are out ahead. ISIS has the backing of three major carriers out there in the U.S...

Is There a Mobile Wallet Race, or Is It Really About Data?

Dan Dufault | VIEW PROFILE

September 14, 2012

Mobile Wallet Data

As Google, ISIS, Visa, Sprint and dozens of others dominate media coverage around mobile wallets and their adoption via near-field communication (NFC) technology, thousands gathered around their computers, tablets and smartphones on Wednesday, September 12th to hear whether or...

What are Mobile Payments?

Shannon Andrade | VIEW PROFILE

August 22, 2012

Mobile Payments

Mobile payments are a new form of transaction that uses mobile devices to make payments from a user’s bank account or credit card account. Mobile payments require both a software and hardware component to operate. The software component of a mobile payment system includes a...

Small Business, Big Opportunity – Credit Card Acceptance

Michael Gavin | VIEW PROFILE

July 30, 2012

Small Business Credit Card Processing

According to a recent report from Intuit Small Business, an astounding 55 percent, or 14.85 million, of small businesses in the U.S. do not accept credit cards. It’s estimated that these businesses miss out on a potential 100 billion dollars in annual sales. These are amazing...

What is NFC?

Marc Castrechini | VIEW PROFILE

July 5, 2012

Near Field Communications

Industry analysts predict that 50 percent of smartphones will be NFC (near-field communication) enabled by 2015. In that same year, it’s anticipated that NFC-facilitated transactions will reach US$74 billion. Last year, 30 million NFC-enabled handsets, from leading manufacturers...

What is Genius?

Dan Dufault | VIEW PROFILE

June 12, 2012

Genius Customer Engagement Platform

A sea of change is on the horizon in the payments industry. Daily introductions of new payment solutions and value-added offerings are creating a constant, building cadence of entries that are flooding the industry. The deluge of new providers coupled with increasing demands...

The Future is Customer Engagement

Henry Helgeson | VIEW PROFILE

June 12, 2012

Genius Customer Engagement Platform

This is a very exciting time in the industry. There is an onslaught of new entries to the marketplace and, while emerging payment types including mobile wallets, NFC, EMV, and QR codes have not reached mass adoption, there is a major paradigm shift on the horizon. In fact,...

Is 'Being Google' enough to jump start adoption of the new wallet?

Patrick Turiano | VIEW PROFILE

June 6, 2011

Patrick Turiano |

Since the release of the Google Wallet last week many industry experts and analysts have honed in on the idea that “being Google” is just not enough to make mobile payments become mainstream, but it could get the attention of the mainstream.  And we concur.  One of the...