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Checkout.com to acquire identity verification provider Ubble
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Acquisition

Checkout.com to acquire identity verification provider Ubble

Ubble’s services will allow Checkout.com to reduce the financial risk associated with e-commerce transactions
12 May 2022
The future of retail
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Whitepaper

The future of retail

Deliver great service to customers wherever they are
4 Apr 2022
The future of restaurants
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Whitepaper

The future of restaurants

Keeping customers hungry for more
4 Apr 2022
New MFA security standards for online payments come into force
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two-factor authentication (2FA)

New MFA security standards for online payments come into force

Version 4.0 of PCI DSS also reforms password requirements and broadens its terminology to address other network access controls
31 Mar 2022
How an identity-first approach will secure the future of m-commerce
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Sponsored

How an identity-first approach will secure the future of m-commerce

Mobile shopping often fails at the last hurdle – conversion – but dependable customer identity can turn prospects into sales
24 Mar 2022
The channel is readier than ever for B2B e-commerce
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e commerce

The channel is readier than ever for B2B e-commerce

Despite outdated notions of online being all about marketing, channel customers are primed for a “very different era”
18 Mar 2022
Apple's 'Tap to Pay' feature allows iPhones to accept contactless payments
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Mobile Phones

Apple's 'Tap to Pay' feature allows iPhones to accept contactless payments

US merchants can access the feature through a supporting iOS app on the iPhone XS or later
9 Feb 2022
The future of m-commerce
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Mobile

The future of m-commerce

M-commerce has come a long way since the term was coined in 1997, but how will it change in future to meet customer expectations?
1 Feb 2022
Amazon reverses ban on UK-issued Visa credit cards
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e commerce

Amazon reverses ban on UK-issued Visa credit cards

The retail giant says it is now working with Visa on a "potential solution"
17 Jan 2022
CronRat Magecart malware uses 31st February date to remain undetected
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malware

CronRat Magecart malware uses 31st February date to remain undetected

The malware allows for server-side payment skimming that bypasses browser security
26 Nov 2021
SMBs urged to update software ahead of Black Friday
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e commerce

SMBs urged to update software ahead of Black Friday

NCSC identified 4,151 online shops compromised using vulnerability within e-commerce platform Magento
25 Nov 2021
Nikulipe: Has COVID democratised online payments?
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e commerce

Nikulipe: Has COVID democratised online payments?

With more customers forced to buy online, are merchants offering the right ways to pay?
12 Nov 2021
FBI raids Chinese POS business following cyber attack claims
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malware

FBI raids Chinese POS business following cyber attack claims

The business has been accused of selling terminals that acted as malware droppers and C2 servers
27 Oct 2021
PayPal dismisses $45 billion Pinterest takeover as "market rumour"
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Acquisition

PayPal dismisses $45 billion Pinterest takeover as "market rumour"

The online payments provider said it is not looking to acquire the company "at this time"
25 Oct 2021
Adobe rolls out new PayPal payment options through Adobe Commerce
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e commerce

Adobe rolls out new PayPal payment options through Adobe Commerce

Customers can add native payments to their digital storefronts and manage them directly through the company’s platform
16 Sep 2021
PayPal to acquire Japanese firm Paidy for $2.7 billion
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mergers and acquisitions

PayPal to acquire Japanese firm Paidy for $2.7 billion

Following Square's acquisition of AfterPay, the BNPL market is garnering interest from industry heavyweights
8 Sep 2021
Why retail is a top target for cyber attacks
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cyber security

Why retail is a top target for cyber attacks

We explain why you should make cyber security a priority for your retail business in 2021
1 Sep 2021
Five tech challenges facing retailers today
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e commerce

Five tech challenges facing retailers today

Rising to the challenges of the new retail age
28 Jul 2021
More customers, more threats?
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Security

More customers, more threats?

The pandemic has increased the use of all digital channels, boosting customers numbers – but at what security cost?
19 Jul 2021
What is m-commerce?
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Mobile

What is m-commerce?

Why it’s vital for all companies to have mobile-responsive websites
14 Jul 2021
Going contactless with shoppers in a post-COVID world
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Whitepaper

Going contactless with shoppers in a post-COVID world

Retail guide
13 Jul 2021
How fashion retailers are redesigning their digital future
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Whitepaper

How fashion retailers are redesigning their digital future

Fashion retail guide
13 Jul 2021
Over two-thirds of B2B sellers plan to adopt self-service tools
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e commerce

Over two-thirds of B2B sellers plan to adopt self-service tools

How B2B e-commerce has grown rapidly during the pandemic and how sellers are adapting to digital processes
12 Jul 2021