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Adidas Launches Feature-rich Shopping App

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FOMO Pay, Razorpay to Roll Out Visa Ready QR Solutions

Visa has announced that FOMO Pay and Razorpay have approved to roll out Visa-certified QR solutions under the Visa Ready Partner Programme.

The Visa Ready Partner Programme allows mobile device manufacturers, technology partners, mobile network operators, and others to gain access to Visa IP, licenses and the introduction of devices, software, and solutions that can initiate or accept Visa payments.

Australia: eCommerce Moves Forward with, Zip Partnership

zipMoney, a digital wallet, has partnered with, the largest pure play ecommerce platform in Australia.

More than one million active customers will have access to the zipPay digital wallet at checkout, allowing shoppers a limit of up to USD 1,000 and the ability to pay flexibly, over time for their purchases, interest-free.

Instant EFT by PayFast Gets a Refresh


We’re pleased to announce we’ve refreshed and streamlined our Instant EFT payment method. Now, your customers will experience a more flexible and efficient payment process.

Let’s get to the biggest news, Instant EFT by PayFast now supports payments from Capitec Bank and Investec (in addition to existing banks – FNB, ABSA, Nedbank, and Standard Bank). That means merchants can access more customers across South Africa.

Microsoft Pay is Now Available

Microsoft has announced a new app in the store designed to make it easier to make payments on the internet. 

Microsoft Pay appears to be a replacement for Microsoft Wallet and brings support for the Payment Request API to Edge.

This means a website can request a payment for an item, and the app will be launched with your details already filled in, ready to approve the spend.

Square Lets Customers Buy Bitcoin

Square, the digital payment company, is getting into bitcoin by reportedly letting some of its customers purchase the cryptocurrency.

Mastercard, Dunkin’s Launch Perks Week For Masterpass Users

Mastercard and Dunkin’ Donuts announces new Perks Week enabled by digital wallet Masterpass.