Starbucks is just about ready to cement its place as king of the coffee shops when it rolls out mobile app ordering tomorrow ( 1st October) I will soon be able to order a Starbucks coffee and let them know when I am ready to collect it. Details after the read more below
Now that the dust has settled on Apple’s launch of its stellar payment service in the US of A. Here are the best video summaries of what it does and how to use it.
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Paypoint, the 26,700 strong convenience store payment network announced a massive step forward today. From early October, you will be able to purchase digital vouchers for popular video games networks using cash at your local newsagents.
After a few days of Apple tech, I thought it would be good to show that there are other potential solutions using Beacon Technology. Hands down, my favourite of the moment has to be PayPal’s solution for how Beacons are going to change our lives. ( and they are out now in the UK)
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Rumour posts are always a bit of fun when it comes to blogging. You get a chance to speculate and then when the announcement is made, you get a chance to review. Thanks to Apple’s leaky news ship I get a chance to share some of the rumours about their upcoming mobile in-store payments service.
The first major high street in the world has rolled out iBeacons across every one of its shops. That street is Regent Street, London, UK. So why is the Queen and Crown Estate so interested in this tech? Here’s why:
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A breakthrough in cross-channel marketing happened today, but not a lot of people have not yet realised the impact that it will have. For the first time, there is a direct correlation between seeing digital facebook adverts and an increase in in-store footfall.
One Stop, the convenience store chain owned by Tesco has announced a roll out of their new in-store mobile coupons delivered by SMS and Email.
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