Mastercard opens access to its blockchain technology API

Mastercard is taking a bet on blockchain, officially revealing its blockchain technology complete with open API. For its blockchain solution,...

October 20th, 2017 IT World Canada Staff

Fitbit Ionic family

Fitbit Ionic smart watch to launch new mobile payments service

Fitbit is entering the mobile payments market with a branded featured called Fitbit Pay on its new Fitbit Ionic device...

August 28th, 2017 Brian Jackson

How popular are mobile payments in Canada, anyway?

Only 12 per cent of Canadian smartphone owners have used their phones to make an NFC payment, according to Visa...

August 18th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Mastercard Tech Hub NYC reception

Mastercard brings ‘Labs as a Service’ to Canadian HQ

Everyone is familiar with Mastercard's brand on their bank's credit card, but now Canadian CIOs will be able to look...

July 26th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Mastercard Biometrics in South Africa

Mastercard releases biometrics card with fingerprint sensor

Apple Pay already has Canadians using their fingerprint to authenticate payments at the till, but now Mastercard may soon allow...

April 20th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Mastercard vs. Nike is just the opening salvo in the fight for IT security talent

What’s more important: the loss or theft of information about running shoe purchases, or the credit card details involved in...

January 13th, 2015 Shane Schick

MasterCard gives sneak peek into mobile payments future

MasterCard gives sneak peek into mobile payments future

MasterCard on Thursday gave a sneak peek into the near future of mobile payment systems and said that the Google...

September 16th, 2011 Marc Ferranti slammed again over WikiLeaks slammed again over WikiLeaks

MasterCard's main website was unavailable for some time on Tuesday as it appeared hackers were again targeting the company for...

June 29th, 2011 Jeremy Kirk