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News highlights – 11 December

News highlights – 11 December

Written by on December 12, 2016 in News with 0 Comments

News highlights for 11 December Top tech executives to attend Trump summit on Wednesday: Recode NEW YORK (Reuters) – Top executives from Alphabet Inc, Apple Inc and Facebook Inc are among a small group of tech leaders invited to a summit to be held on Wednesday by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, Recode reported, citing sources. […]

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Starbucks will serve you coffee but only bits of the internet

Starbucks will serve you coffee but only bits of the internet

Written by on July 21, 2016 in Opinion with 0 Comments

Starbucks has recently announced that it will block some sites on their free Wi-Fi. McDonalds are also filtering sites in their corporate locations. The Starbucks move is partly a reaction to pressure from a group called Enough is Enough, and, presumably a reaction to some of the sites their customers were visiting. This issue of […]

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At Starbucks you can order, pay, then pick up

At Starbucks you can order, pay, then pick up

Written by on September 22, 2015 in News with 0 Comments

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Starbucks Corp on Tuesday said it is now offering its sales-boosting Mobile Order & Pay service in all of its more than 7,400 U.S. company-operated shops, completing its nationwide roll-out about three months ahead of schedule. The expansion includes some 3,400 cafes – including those in major cities such as San […]

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Starbucks Mobile Checkout – frictionless?

Starbucks Mobile Checkout – frictionless?

Written by on July 16, 2014 in BillingViews, Guest Blog with 0 Comments

Jonathan Jensen recently highlighted the theme of friction in payments and the importance of focusing on the customer experience.  I couldn’t agree more with his sentiments.  I began to consider my own experience with mobile payments.  Over the past few years, I’ve tried plenty of mobile wallets, payment apps and peer-to-peer (P2P) payment solutions.  I’ve […]

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