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Is SMS Marketing Killed? New Rules Effective October 16 Could Squash All SMS Marketing

Will Your Marketing Campaign Be the Target of a Class Action Lawsuit or Regulatory Investigation for Failure to Comply With Recent Revisions to the TCPA?

Via Marty Koenig
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Ridiculous, government should mind its own business. There is nothing wrong with SMS marketing. Opt-in rules in the commercial realm have dealt with the issues the govt is now trying to regulate.

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Marty Koenig's curator insight, October 16, 2013 1:53 PM

Read the fine print. It includes text. 

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Dunkin' Donuts' mobile payments platform | MobilePaymentsToday.com

Dunkin' Donuts' mobile payments platform | MobilePaymentsToday.com | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
Dunkin' Donuts introduced a new mobile payments platform, which also allows users to send gifts to friends through texting, email or Facebook.
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interesting. But still too clunky. The payment process should be like a single click. Tap. Zap, Scan - Done!... whatever method used, it has to be simple and very quick.

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sophiedesc's curator insight, August 12, 2013 12:29 PM

I agree with Graeme! :) 

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ROI-of-UI_Retna

ROI-of-UI_Retna | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
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Great article. must read if you're into UX!

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Apple.com, One Of The World’s Biggest Stores, Gets A Redesign

Apple.com, One Of The World’s Biggest Stores, Gets A Redesign | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
A redesign of Apple.com that went live today removed the standalone 'Store' tab, and the 'store.apple.com' domain entirely. This is an enormous change for one..
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Finally. There is at least one designer out there who understands why we browse product pages....it's to BUY! (after we've made our minds up)

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How your washing machine can steal computer files

How your washing machine can steal computer files | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
Security researchers have discovered how to use software to make any modern device -- printer, washing machine, air conditioner -- into a radio.
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What It’s Like To Use Amazon’s New Dash Buttons

What It’s Like To Use Amazon’s New Dash Buttons | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
At first, everyone thought they were an April Fool's joke. But Amazon Dash buttons are real, and just this past week, they became available to all Amazon..
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I can just see it in the press already..."Two year old clicks dash button 187 times, amazon delivers 187 products and won't refund the customer"...

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Swincar tilting 4-wheel-drive "spider car" makes light work of bizarre terrain

Swincar tilting 4-wheel-drive "spider car" makes light work of bizarre terrain | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
We love our tilting vehicles here at Gizmag, but we’ve never seen anything quite like the Swincar Spider before. It's a remarkable tilting 4-wheeler concept that boasts absolutely ridiculous rough terrain capabilities thanks to its spider legs, 4-wheel steering and 4-wheel electric drive.
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Drawing Lessons From July’s Jeep Hack

Drawing Lessons From July’s Jeep Hack | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
If you were anywhere near the internet in late July, you probably read the news: Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek, two security researchers who specialize..
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This USB idea is dumb. It's wide open to Man in the Middle attacks. Wait, why not make our own JeepUSB's and ship them with our own malware on them or offer them for free download (I wont, but what if someone does...). Seriously these car makers have rocks in their heads.

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Behavioral Profiling Could Forever Change Online Anonymity - Bitcoinist.net

Behavioral Profiling Could Forever Change Online Anonymity - Bitcoinist.net | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
New advances in behavioral profiling may be able to identify even the most well-masked Internet users.
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its true. Nothing you do on the internet is private.

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Ripple Labs appoints former US Treasury official as advisor | PaymentEye

Ripple Labs appoints former US Treasury official as advisor | PaymentEye | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
Ripple Labs, a payments technology company and supporter of the Ripple protocol, has named Michael S. Barr, former official at the US Department of the Treasury, as an advisor to the company.
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I like things that makes waves...

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The creepy reason banks want us all to have 'tap and pay' cards

The creepy reason banks want us all to have 'tap and pay' cards | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
As contactless cards become the norm it will allow the marketing industry to effectively track us around town as we take the bus, buy a coffee and visit the gym, writes ROSS CLARK.
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NFC on it's own is a step to far without 2FA

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PayPal teams up with TranferTo on mobile top-ups | PaymentEye

PayPal teams up with TranferTo on mobile top-ups | PaymentEye | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
PayPal has partnered up with TransferTo, an airtime remittance company, to provide mobile airtime top up in Canada.
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Samsung is fighting Apple to be your new wallet

Samsung is fighting Apple to be your new wallet | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
Samsung’s own way to pay with a mobile phone instead of a credit card was revealed in detail today. It’s not coming to the UK just yet, though with luck it’ll be here by the year’s end. And it has some features that rival systems, including Apple Pay, can’t match.
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which do you like?

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Australia Ready to Treat Bitcoin as a Regular Currency - Bitcoinist.net

Australia Ready to Treat Bitcoin as a Regular Currency - Bitcoinist.net | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
After losing businesses due to heavy taxation, Australia is ready to rethink its position on Bitcoin.
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CBN formally stops foreign currency deposits in banks

CBN formally stops foreign currency deposits in banks | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Wednesday formally asked deposit money banks to stop accepting foreign currency cash deposit from customers. Nigerian banks had since last week stopped accepting...
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Bitcoin in India: Profitable remittance corridors worth billions | THE UNHIVED MIND III

Bitcoin in India: Profitable remittance corridors worth billions | THE UNHIVED MIND III | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
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Let's Talk Payments's comment, September 2, 2015 7:27 PM
Bitcoin is gaining momentum in India. Did you read the big news about India’s Largest Bitcoin Service Provider, Unocoin, that Received $250K Investment from Bitcoin Opportunity Corp.? http://letstalkpayments.com/indias-largest-bitcoin-service-provider-unocoin-receives-250000-investment-via-bitcoin-opportunity-corp/
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Hackers Could "Harvest" Fingerprints From Android Phones

Hackers Could "Harvest" Fingerprints From Android Phones | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
Hackers are pointing the finger at insecure phones.
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Security needs to move to knowledge and not digitised physical matter. What you know, only you can know, unless you yourself share it. Your Bio-Data and digitised data are open to be had by anyone once you're parted from it.

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Mobile POS market expected to increase 400 pct. by 2019

Mobile POS market expected to increase 400 pct. by 2019 | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
A new report from 451 Research predicts that the global installed base of mPOS devices will increase fourfold to just over 54 million units at a 32 percent compound annual growth rate in 2019 from the current 13 million devices in the market today.
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Battery Attributes Can Be Used To Track Web Users

Battery Attributes Can Be Used To Track Web Users | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
A team of European security researchers has published a paper analyzing how the battery life of mobile devices could be used to track web browsing habits of..
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Snoop Dogg Learns One Reason Why Bitcoin Is Better Than Cash: Civil Forfeiture - Bitcoinist.net

Snoop Dogg Learns One Reason Why Bitcoin Is Better Than Cash: Civil Forfeiture - Bitcoinist.net | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
This Saturday Snoop Dogg was taken by surprise by the financial police in southern Italy while carrying $422,000 in cash.
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If he had used Bitcoin, he would only be about $15k down, instead of $122k which he has no say over getting it back from the authorities. This just legalised theft.

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Daredevil Robbie Madison surfs a huge wave ... on a motorbike

Daredevil Robbie Madison surfs a huge wave ... on a motorbike | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
Australian motorcycle daredevil Robbie Madison has dropped into a massive Tahitian wave and surfed it... On a lightly modified KTM dirt bike. This is one of the most supremely ridiculous and jaw-dropping things we've ever seen.
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My invention that made peace with lions

My invention that made peace with lions | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
In the Maasai community where Richard Turere lives with his family, cattle are all-important. But lion attacks were growing more frequent. In this short, inspiring talk, the young inventor shares the solar-powered solution he designed to safely scare the lions away.
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Stripe is now a $5 billion company | PaymentEye

Stripe is now a $5 billion company | PaymentEye | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
The digital payments company has secured financial investment from Visa, Amex and other financial giants, raising its valuation to $5 billion.
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Contactless card fraud highlights need for 2FA

Contactless card fraud highlights need for 2FA | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
A Which? report on contactless card fraud highlights the need for multi-factor authentication for payments, say security experts
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NFC alone is a step too far without 2FA

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German Bank Unveils Insured, ‘Express’ Bitcoin Buying, Moves into US Market

German Bank Unveils Insured, ‘Express’ Bitcoin Buying, Moves into US Market | Mobile Payments | Scoop.it
Despite recent setbacks in the country, a German bank has become the first worldwide to offer Bitcoin trading directly linked to a regular bank account in the traditional banking system.
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