Industry Features

26
Mar

4 Tools to Help You Sort Email

Email has been around for 40 years – for the most part, unchanged. The avg. person spends up to 30% of their work day sorting. How do we sort email better?

28
Feb

Online Payment Security? Good Apples Rule.

In the online world, paranoia often wins over personal service as people are treated more and more like potential threats. But @Pay is developing new ways to balance caution with common sense.

19
Feb

Can Security and Easy Payments Co-Exist?

As an avid traveler, I’m used to taking off my shoes in the name of security. But I often find myself wondering why flying can’t be both safe and not a complete pain — and if maybe, there’s a way to have both.

11
Feb

Security on the Electronic Payment Frontier

As we all move deeper into mobile with the proliferation of smartphones and tablet devices, eyes are turning toward the companies that facilitate transactions on these new platforms. Security is bubbling the forefront and will continue to occupy consumers’ minds as they participate more and more in mobile-enabled services. In the beginning, we saw an opportunity to use the most

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26
Nov

Cyber Monday Shopping Soars

Despite the industry’s earlier projections, Black Friday weekend scored record sales and turnout in 2012. And it looks like plenty of that post-Thanksgiving gravy spilled into online sales, with Cyber Monday getting its biggest boost ever in 2012. According to a BIGinsight survey conducted for Shop.org, 129.2 million Americans said they planned on shopping on Cyber Monday. That’s up from

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20
Nov

Black Friday Shoppers Go Digital

Consumers are dreaming of a “byte” Christmas. 147 million shoppers will flood stores over Black Friday weekend (the Friday, Saturday and Sunday immediately following Thanksgiving), according to the National Retail Federation. That’s about 5 million less than was projected last year, but there’s an interesting technological twist at play. The NRF reports that 26.8 percent of those projected shoppers are

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19
Nov

The Future of Mobile Payments

At @Pay, we believe that a critical, and thus far overlooked, element of a great user experience is ease of use. The researchers at Merchant Warehouse agree. Read what they have to say about customer experience as a key missing piece of mobile payments, and how online businesses can start addressing that critical issue as it affect mobile payments.