One click is the secret to mobile payments adoption, as 50% of UK consumers shun ‘complicated’ m-payments

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A study into smartphone users’ attitudes towards mobile payments by integrated mobile solutions provider Oxygen8, has revealed – rather unsurprisingly – that simplicity is the driving factor to unlocking widespread adoption. Despite having the capability to do so, a third (33%) of 18-44 year olds in the UK admit to never having (more…)

Barclays and Savills Auctions partner to make house purchase a mobile experience – and someone uses it to pay £23k deposit

Barclays Pingit app running on a smartphone being used in a coffee shop

Mobile payment service Pingit, run by Barclays Bank, has been used to paid the £23,000 deposit on a house in South London, in what is believed to be a first for mobile payments. The payment was made following the creation of a partnership between Barclays and specialist property auctioneers Savills (more…)