Monthly Archives: April 2016

April 2016

Fingerprint payments to be developed in time for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

By | April 19th, 2016|Categories: Biometrics, Mobile payments, Security|Tags: , |

Last week the Japanese Government announced that it would commence development of fingerprint payment technology in time for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. The system is part of a broader strategy to increase the annual number of foreign tourists to visiting Japan to 40 million by that date. The way the system will work is that: inbound [...]

Apple Pay isn’t doomed yet. An Australian perspective on US mobile payments

By | April 12th, 2016|Categories: Mobile payments, Payments|Tags: , , |

Over the past year, the news for Apple Pay has been pretty mixed.  While the payments system has grown its footprint internationally and recorded some successes, US experience has been far from stellar. The key trend emerging is that while US consumers are happy to trial Apple Pay, ongoing usage is disappointing.  In fact, repeat usage [...]

New website launched for Qudos Bank

By | April 4th, 2016|Categories: Websites|Tags: |

We've just launched a new website for Qudos Bank as part of its transition from Qantas Credit Union. The site marks a dramatic change from the organisation's old website, both in terms of branding and technical underpinning. Highlights include: Fully-responsive design across all devices New branding elements used throughout the design such as the use of [...]