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  1. The 2016 Outlook For Digital Wallets
    1/25/2016

    Will 2016 be the year consumers ditch their card-carrying wallets for the digital variety? Will it usher in a trend of merchants adopting NFC (near field communication) technology to process mobile wallet payment transactions? It’s a payment solution several years in the making, but many indicators point to 2016 as the year mobile wallets finally turn that corner in the payments integration landscape.

  2. Help Your Clients Avoid 3 Costly Card-Not-Present Transaction Mistakes
    1/6/2016

    Industry statistics confirm that state-of-the-art technology is a company’s only formidable defense against data attacks. Unfortunately, most attacks target small and mid-sized businesses, which are often targeted due to assumed lower security.

  3. 3 Mobile Payments Trends To Watch For In 2016
    12/21/2015

    With greater use of mobile payments comes better loyalty programs, more order-ahead apps and sustainable security.

  4. Looking Ahead: Top 3 POS Trends For 2016
    12/15/2015

    It's time to look ahead to what 2016 will bring to the payments industry. Technology constantly evolves in response to new innovations and consumer behaviors, and POS technology is no exception.

  5. EMV Predictions For 2016: Chip Cards Will Lead To Record Increase In Online Fraud
    12/15/2015

    Based on the EMV experience in Europe, U.S. card not present (CNP) retail should act now to brace for an onslaught of fraud as EMV chip card technology becomes more widely adopted, greatly reducing the number of opportunities for in-person fraud and forcing thieves to focus their efforts online.

  6. 7 EMV Predictions For 2016
    12/14/2015

    The deadline for transitioning to EMV has come and gone. And with that, new opportunities and challenges abound. Here are a few predictions for EMV in 2016.

  7. The Top IP Video Trends (Or Challenges) Of The 2015 Holiday Season
    12/10/2015

    Many retailers are taking time to evaluate their surveillance systems to figure out how they can become more efficient and more secure: Essentially, do more with less, and leverage the intelligent capability afforded through technology today. 

  8. 10 Retail Trends To Watch
    12/10/2015

    If there is a single, defining issue for the 2015 holiday shopping season, it’s whether retailers were able to provide a more cohesive shopping experience regardless of channels. Here are the major trends reshaping retail that resellers should pay close attention to, and which will be on the minds of your customer base in the weeks and months ahead.

  9. Top 7 Predictions For SMB Cloud POS In 2016
    12/10/2015

    As SMBs look for faster and easier access to social and mobile analytics and more processing power and storage, cloud adoption has boomed. According to The SMB Group, cloud is the new IT infrastructure for SMBs, with 92 percent using at least one cloud business solution and 87 percent using at least one cloud infrastructure solution.

  10. The Ultimate Guide To Understanding EMV
    12/9/2015

    Today, electronic payments represent a significant percentage of transactions for even the smallest retail and restaurant operations. The U.S payment industry is undergoing one of the biggest changes in the past 40 years: EMV, a set of global standards for electronic payments, including specifications for point of sale hardware, software, and systems, as well as the payment cards themselves.