The Week In Review (Plus, Have Consumers Fallen Out Of Love With Robots?)

10 days ago


Text only:

Have consumers fallen out of love with robots? Plus, all the payments news you missed this week.

CONNECT WITH US


HOME | NEWS | OPINIONDATA & RESEARCH


Saturday - May 11, 2019



New Data And Reports


Cash In Unattended Retail



SMBs And Retail Innovation Readiness



mPOS And Convention Payments



Citi's 'Security Perimeter'



eTailers And Checkout Conversion


Trending Topics


New Debit Rules, Promise Of Seamless Payments



Uber’s Bust(ed IPO) Of A First Day



People And Bank Automation — An 'And,' Not An 'Or'



Visa's Natural Disaster-Focused SMB Week Hackathon



Uber’s IPO: Pricey And Dicey Or Poised For Liftoff?



Why Accounts Payable Is The ‘Lost Child’ Of Finance



Instant IDV: Digital Security’s Next Big Thing?



Why It’s Time To Rewire Payments Or Fail



Mastercard: Transactis Buy Speeds Bill Pay’s Digitization



What Happens To Tipping When Cash Disappears?



Sanders, Ocasio-Cortez Look To Cap Card Rates



MoneyGram's Q1 Slide Overshadows Digital Growth



No Lift For Lyft Following Q1 Earnings Report



QSRs Notch Mobile Ordering, Loyalty Gains



Collectives Aim To Create Blockchain Centers



FreightRover Reportedly Impacted by Celadon Scam



QSR Managers Satisfied With Mobile Order-Ahead



Enterprise Offers Vehicle Subscriptions



Debt Collection, Done Digitally?



Fifth Avenue Vacancies Reflect Uptick In Retail Closures



Pet Retail Dominance Battle Gains Fresh Fuel



Reliance On Old Habits Slows Down Invoices



The Risk-Reducing Case For Push Payments



FinTech Charter Hits Speed Bump



Data Dive, New Ideas Edition: Uber, Marriott, Facebook



FinTech Firms Tackle PCI Burdens With Checkout



For MercadoLibre, Payoff From Payments



Instagram's High-Fashion Fakes Problem



Google I/O Highlights Assistant, Smart Speaker


Digital Discussions


How Unattended Retail Is Shaping Retail’s Future



Will Marketplaces Take Over eCommerce Completely?



What FIs Don’t Know About Their Customers



The Credit Union Innovation Balancing Act



Vodafone: How 5G Will Impact IoT’s Future



Is Real-Time Payments A Threat To Credit Cards?


Retail Reinvention


Has Eating Local Hit A Tipping Point?



eTailers Attempt To Give Instant Coffee Subscriptions A Jolt



An Off-The-Beaten-Path Approach To Selling Bags



SMB Retail Innovation: Payments, Inventory Boost Prospects



Etsy Hits 41M Active Buyers In Q1



How Catbird Broke Into Branded Jewelry



Taking Pet-Friendly Into IoT



Subscription Merchants Innovate With Plan Features



How Crowdfunding Is Changing Wedding Gifting



TV Points To Retail (And Amazon’s) Future



Will Air Travel Ticketing Subscriptions Take Off?



Taking The Pain Out Of Vacation Planning



How DTC Brands Go Green With Cleaning Refills



Loyalty Innovation Is On QSRs' Menus


Today In Data


Celebrating SMB Week With Innovation



The Global Innovation Race With Fraudsters



Balancing Secure And Seamless Commerce



Great Expectations, Challenging Executions



Enabling A World Of Faster Disbursements


B2B


Accounts Receivable Tackles Digital Advertising



Is Digital Trade Finance Fraud's Best Defense?



AI Leads Over $1B In Funding For B2B Startups



Banking/FinTech Collaboration Grows In China



Should Auditors Catch Corporate Fraud?



The State Of Corporate Cybersecurity



Starbucks Eyes Blockchain Supply Chain Tracking



Suit Accuses FLEETCOR Of Anticompetitive Payment Processing



How APIs Boost SMB Financing Data Integrity



Ripple Boosts X-Border Partnership Tally



How Fuel Cards Hold Fleets Back From EV Adoption



Contractor Risk Analysis Shifts To Look Ahead



UK’s Prompt Payment Code Sees Laggards



Hiring Pains, Revenue Optimism Hit SMB Week


Read More


 


Consumer Trends


Have Consumers Fallen Out Of Love With Robots?


Given the gangbusters success that AI voice assistants have had over the last five years, it doesn’t seem like a giant leap to think that household robots could be right around the corner. But as the slew of robotics startups closures over the last few years has proven, while consumers like robots in theory, they’re still too underpowered and overpriced to go mainstream. Power down and have a read — it’s the PYMNTS Saturday feature.


READ MORE


 
Payment Rails

Will The Stars Align For Facebook’s Crypto Payments Project, Libra?


Facebook announced its plans to create a global payments system based on cryptocurrency and blockchain rails. Karen Webster says that it, like Facebook Credits that launched a decade ago this month, is pretty much DOA. She even sketches out a fictional, three-act play speculating the details, and offering her thoughts as to why. Ready for the curtain to rise?


READ MORE


 
 
 

Join Our Mailing List


Having trouble viewing this email? Please click here.
This email was sent to you by PYMNTS.com. To ensure delivery to your inbox,
please add ops@pymnts.com to your address book.


 



This email was sent to newsletter@newslettercollector.com by pymnts.com
 



Instant removal with unsubscribe
 



PYMNTS.com | 111 Devonshire Street | Boston, MA | 02108


Deel deze nieuwsbrief op

© 2019